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Freelance Japanese Translator (EN to JP)

Posted: Aug 3, 2017 15:46 GMT   (GMT: Aug 3, 2017 15:46)

Job type: Translation/editing/proofing job
Service required: Translation


Languages: English to Japanese

Job description:

Company Profile
[HIDDEN] is the leading content provider in fashion trend forecasting & reporting with a global network encompassing thousands of subscriber companies in the fashion and design fields. Our website is multi-lingual and we’re looking for FREELANCE English to Japanese translators to support WGSN’S on-going Japanese contents. Information about WGSN can be viewed on [HIDDEN]

Location
Candidates located in USA and Japan are preferred.

Job Description
This is a freelance and work-from-home job. This position is to provide excellent quality translation from English to Japanese by demonstrating versatile language localization and content accuracy skills through translation works.

Language Proficiency Requirements
ENGLISH: Advanced reading comprehension and writing skills
Japanese: Must be native speaker, excellent grammatical and writing skills

Qualifications
- Able to produce high quality translation under tight deadline
- Conduct independent research on fashion related topics & terminologies to support/justify accuracy of translation
- Proficient with Microsoft Word
- Responsible, detail orientated, organized, self-motivated, hard working individual
- Prior experience in translating/writing trend and lifestyle contents is a plus
- Degrees in translation, fashion, textile or related fields preferred
- Available to work from home at least 4 days a Week, Ideally. about 2500 Words/Day

To apply, please email resume and cover letter to [HIDDEN] Applicants will be asked to take a short, unpaid translation test, please include your resume and current rate in USD.

EMAIL only, NO phone calls.



Source format: Microsoft Word
Delivery format: Microsoft Word

Poster country: United States

Service provider targeting (specified by job poster):
Membership: Non-members may quote after 12 hours
info Art/Literary
info Preferred specific fields: Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting
info Preferred native language: Japanese
Subject field: Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
info Preferred software: SDL TRADOS
Quoting deadline: Dec 10, 2017 05:00 GMT
Delivery deadline: Dec 30, 2017 15:00 GMT
Additional requirements:
Fashion, Textile, Art, Media, Journalism, Marketing translation experience is a plus.
About the outsourcer:
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