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eCommerce Country Expert (Japan)

Czech republic - Prague
Career Level:
Bachelor's Degree
Marketing/ PR
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Job Description:

AVAST Software (www.avast.com), maker of the world's most popular antivirus, protects more than 400 million computers and mobile devices with our security applications. In business for over 25 years, AVAST is one of the oldest companies in the computer security business, with a portfolio covering everything from free antivirus for PC, Mac, and Android, to premium suites and services for business - offered in about 40 languages.

Based in Prague, Czech Republic, with offices in the U.S., Germany, and Asia, AVAST Software employs some of the brightest new talent in the IT industry, from around 30 different nations.

For our Consumer team in Prague we are currently looking for:


eCommerce Country Expert (Japan)


Job description:

  • Act as a “bridge” between our Japanese team in Tokyo and Avast headquarters in order to get projects implemented smoothly
  • Responsibility for all our communication within Japan market which includes localization reviews
  • Opportunity to make your ideas live, prepare online promotions and campaigns in order to improve sales and user experience
  • Optimize whole online customer experience including website, cart, in-product messaging, up/cross-sells, and payment methods to match the local standards
  • Provide feedback to product management, marketing, PR, localization, and support based on your experience and customer’s feedback to further improve the company’s offerings
  • Track performance for Japan. Minimum metrics include (1) free product use, (2) sales via ecommerce systems
  • Manage the local social media accounts and Japanese blog, translating and localizing content first published in English, as well as sourcing and writing original content, for social media and blog


Required skills / knowledge:

  • Interest in online marketing and/or e-commerce
  • Understanding of market dynamics of the Country
  • Have new ideas on how to grow our customer base. Knowledge of the typical tools used in online/ecommerce is expected, but fresh ideas will win the day!
  • Performance oriented with a strong sales drive
  • Strong analytical thinking – experience with web analytics software (Google Analytics or other software)
  • Basic understanding of HTML and CSS technologies is a plus
  • Experience with your own e-commerce project (website, e-shop, startup) is a big plus
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel, experience with statistical software or databases a plus
  • Fluent in English and native in Japanese


We are offering:

  • Fantastic team atmosphere and close cooperation within international environment
  • Flexible working hours
  • Benefits (flexible working hours, meal all day provided by company, relax zone, kids room, recording studio, own fitness center, golf simulator, language courses, trainings, pension insurance, possibility to travel, team buildings and lots of fun!)
  • Attractive offer, based on experience


Job location:                      Prague 4, Pikrtova 1A (remote work is not possible)

Type of contract:             Part-time role

Starting date:                    ASAP/NA


If you are interested in this opportunity please email your CV in English to our Recruiter or apply online.


Please note that we will only contact selected candidates.