Dimanche, 24 Février 2019

i.TD. French Translator

Cape Town, Western Cape
Market - related
Type d'emploi:
Temps plein
Date limite:
18 Juin 2018

Reporting to Translation Services Manager, French Translator will have the very important task of taking all text related English content which is created for various business needs and localizing text into their native language. The translator will ensure that business is able to effectively communicate its products to existing and potential customers in relevant regions and will also be responsible for their language quality across all promotions, products, web pages and brands. 

Job Functions    Call Centre,Copywriting,Transcription,Translation
Industries    Ecommerce
Duties will include, but not limited to:
•Provide first class translations and content, in French, for use on any medium, including but not limited to:
oTranslating from English
oProof reading 
oSEO content
oPress releases
oSMS marketing
oDirect marketing 

•Work with and provide translations and content for various business partners including retention, acquisition, conversion, product and creative.
•Ensure consistency and quality of messaging across all segments
•Ensure translation and content projects are realized on time and to required quality 
•Consultation with client to ensure understanding of brief/product requirements
•Ensure correct tone of messaging in terms of brand and medium
•Remain up-to-date with various online and other writing developments which may affect the brand and/or market
•Brainstorm, write and execute, as based on business requirements 

•Minimum 6 months employment at DOS
•Demonstrates consistent behaviour aligned to the CombiinedF and Organizational Culture
•Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills in English and French
•Proven ability to translate oral instructions and written literature from one language to another
•French as first language

Advantageous Requirements:

•1 Years translation and/or writing experience
•Relevant qualification (Diploma or Degree in Journalism, writing or languages) 
•Advanced computer literacy (MS Office , Internet, etc.) and typing skills

Job Requirements:
•A passion for languages and accuracy in translation 
•Excellent Organisational skills with exceptional attention to detail
•Proven ability to work in a fast paced, high pressured, deadline driven environment
•Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

Personal Competencies:
•Excellent interpersonal skills with direct & indirect co-workers
•Problem solving & Solution orientated 
•Results and deadline driven
•Excellent communication skills both written and verbal 
•Ability to work well in a team as well as independently 
•High level of attention to detail
•Demonstrates ability to take initiative as well as ability to innovate
•Excellent planning & organization skills
Job Closing Date    22/06/2018

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