We are seeking a Japanese/English bilingual Marketing & Community Specialist to join the D4V (Design for Ventures) Team in Tokyo.
As a Marketing & Community Specialist, you will act as an ambassador of D4V towards the media, the venture community, and the general public in Japan and beyond. You will interface with multiple stakeholders (e.g. D4V’s General Partners, Limited Partners, Portfolio Companies, IDEO Designers) and help tell stories, plan events, and bring communities together to elevate D4V’s mission and purpose.
Note: This is a role with D4V, working directly with the D4V Team and selected IDEO members. D4V and IDEO are co-located in Omotesando.
D4V (Design for Ventures) is a Tokyo-based early-stage venture capital firm that invests in disruptive, consumer and enterprise technology startups. Partnering with the global design company IDEO, D4V provides both hands-on assistance and coaching to help startups create value via human-centered customer experiences and interactions.
We help startups deliver not only financial returns but also positive impact on the world. Our work aims to support and strengthen the culture of entrepreneurship in Japan and beyond, accelerating the growth of a more entrepreneurial economy.
IDEO is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all roles without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.