Junior Localisation Specialist

London, UK
MagicLab – Localisation
Full-time
We are looking for a Junior Localisation Specialist to join the Localisation team here at MagicLab to provide an excellent English language experience for our over 450 million users worldwide. As a Junior Localisation Specialist, you will report to the Senior Localisation Specialist and you will collaborate closely with Product Managers, Copywriters, Localisation Managers, freelance translators, Developers and QA Engineers, working across the entire range of our products. You’ll be joining us in our mission as a global brand to provide the best culturally-adapted user experience possible, and to impact the lives of millions of people for the better.

Duties & Responsibilities:

    • Proofread and review the source copy for localisation suitability
    • Create strings using our in-house built CMS and prepare them for translation
    • Adapt source text into English UK and English US
    • Carry out localisation QA in English for all of MagicLab’s products and on all supported platforms
    • Support the Localisation team proofing work that they produce in English
    • Act as deputy for the Senior Localisation Specialist when necessary

Experience and Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's degree in Journalism/Communication, Marketing, English, Linguistics, Foreign Language Studies, Marketing or other related fields, or equivalent training and/or experience
    • Excellent command of English, both written and spoken. Knowledge of one other language is a real plus
    • Exceptional writing skills

About you:

    • Strong organisational skills
    • Impeccable attention to detail
    • Ability to meet deadlines and multitask at a fast pace
    • Keen interest in the dating industry, mobile apps and all things social