English into Japanese Translators with High Visibility Marketing Content

Tokyo, Japan /
Translation, Localization, Interpretation, QA Testing – Global Freelance Talent Community /
Freelance-Remote
Welocalize enables brands to reach and grow global audiences through services and solutions for translation, localization, adaptation, interpretation, and automation. We offer multilingual solutions to transform all content types for local audiences, at every step of our clients’ global business journey. We have 1,500 global team members across offices in North America, Europe and Asia dedicated to helping some of the world’s largest brands operate and succeed internationally.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB

We are currently looking for a native level fluency Japanese translator for a project that will include high visibility marketing content in the area of retail.

Hiring Requirements:

MAIN DUTIES

o    Content translation and revision from English into Japanese with original meaning conveyed in a manner that is readable and understandable to target audience
o    Experience translating for an enterprise technology client preferred
o    Minimum three years' experience in marketing, social media, online help and user interface texts
o    Degree in linguistics, translation or equivalent experience
o    Effective, proficient communicator in English
o    Native fluency in target language

Additional Job Description
Tool: experience in WorldServer
Volumes: weekly hand-offs with an estimated word count between 2000-5000 words per week

Required skills:

    • Proficient in all four areas: marketing, social media, online help and user interface texts
    • Able to follow instructions, for example character restrictions, etc.
    • Able to communicate effectively the rationale behind their translation skills

Please allow us to match you with this exciting opportunity and send us your updated CV in English.

We are looking forward to receive your application!