About us

Inc42 is a leading Indian media and information platform, known for its end-to-end coverage of the Indian startup ecosystem. We work with the mission to empower, connect & grow the Indian Startup Ecosystem by providing a deep understanding of the startup economy through data-backed news and analysis.

Inc42 is the authoritative voice of the Indian Startup Ecosystem and it has brought to light the amazing stories of thousands of startups, entrepreneurs, technological innovations, businesses and many other constituents of the startup ecosystem.

Starting 3 years ago from scratch, Inc42 has now become the gateway to the Indian startup ecosystem, having published more than 13,000 stories and touching the lives of more than 10 Million people in India every month.

Role Description

Inc42 Media is looking for passionate people, who tirelessly aim to learn about what's happening in the Indian tech community. You have an eye for detail and the people behind them for interviews/comment. If you love people, events and developing relationships, keen to learn the background of a story and thrive on the details, Inc42 is the place for you!

Key Responsibilities

Translating a wide variety of Indian startup intelligence material from English to Japanese

  • Draft all written communication (emails, newsletter, reports, marketing collaterals etc) according to Japanese writing etiquettes.
  • Refining the messaging & presentation of high-quality research & insights keeping in mind subconscious of Japanese people.
  • Apply understanding of Indian startup knowledge to ensure consistent messaging, involving a deeper Indian perspective.

Desired Skills

  • Ability to translate and convey complex content in a succinct, compelling way
  • N2/N3 Level on Japanese Language Proficiency Test
  • Awareness of the Indian Startup Ecosystem
  • Institution: JNU, Bhartiya Vidya Bhawan, MOSAI etc.

Message from the Editor

“We're not hiring employees. Being media and the voice of people doesn't need employees. We are looking for people who will have an open and collaborative approach as well as a genuine enthusiasm for sharing information, ideas and learning with colleagues to produce innovative projects. Come join us in changing the way the world makes decisions.”


Work experience: 2-4 years
Past work experience as a Journalist/Translator in recognized finance/business/economics magazine, newspaper or publishing houses

Perks of Joining us

  • Open & autonomous environment so you can work in a true startup culture.
  • Competitive salary based on your experience.
  • Get to work with some of the best minds of the Indian startup ecosystem (our team & our investors).
  • Umpteen opportunities for personal and professional growth because you’ll be a part of the most coveted events & activities organized by Inc42 such as our annual flagship event - The Junction
  • Play an important role in shaping the startup ecosystem and the society by contributing to Inc42 and bringing your ideas to life which will propagate among the millions of readers of Inc42.

Target start date: Immediate.

Number of positions: 1

Location: This role is based out of our office in New Friends Colony, Delhi

Note: We are a six-day working company. Please apply only if you can fulfill this minimum requirement.