Jobs at J-Novel Club!

Interested in joining the J-Novel Club staff? Read on for details!

Immediately Seeking

We are currently taking applications for the following position(s) to start on guaranteed projects as soon as possible:

Frontend Developer - Remote
We are looking for a frontend developer to help develop a better experience for our users. You'll be taking initative to design and develop new features and functionality in our NextJS-based codebase, collaborating with the existing development team and staff members.

This is a fully remote, contract position.

Minimum Requirements:
- 3+ years of experience programming in Typescript & Javascript
- Experience developing frontends using React with NextJS
- Experience using Git as a version control system

Additional Qualifications:
- Interest in light novels and manga
- Protobufs
- Cloudflare Workers
- Golang
- Flutter

If interested, please send a resume/CV and cover letter to

Graphic/Logo Designers - Remote
Do you love typography? Have you spoken to your gradient panel in hushed tones? Do you ever look at a book cover and think "I could make something cooler than that"? If so, this is your chance! J-Novel Club is currently seeking freelance graphic and logo designers to work on our new light novel and manga series.

If interested, please send a resume/CV and cover letter to Applicants will be asked to complete a skills test, so please include a period of availability in your email. While design freelancers are allowed to use the software of their choice, JNC's in-house workflow is built around Adobe Creative Suite. Please ensure sure you are able to deliver compatible, fully-editable files before applying.

General Production Staff

We are always taking applications for the following freelance staff positions:

  • Japanese English Translators
  • German English Translators
  • English Copy / Line Editors
  • Quality Checkers / Proofreaders
  • Manga Letterers
  • Graphic/Logo Designers

All positions listed above require passing a relevant skills test. Successful applicants will be included in offers for upcoming projects, but there is no guarantee of immediate or near-term work.

If interested, please send a resume/CV and cover letter to