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German to Simplified Chinese translators, specialized in Fashion

Posted: Jun 8, 2018 13:33 GMT   (GMT: Jun 8, 2018 13:33)
Vetting and notifications sent at: Jun 8, 2018 16:57 GMT

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

Languages: German to Chinese

Job description:

Datawords is looking for freelance native mandarin translators available in July and August 2018 for a project in fashion.
We are a multilingual digital company, originally specialized in the luxury sector and in translation between the major European and Asian languages but now even more diversified in terms of activities (localization, web development, DTP, SEM/SEO, social media profile management... the list keeps growing!), sectors (industry in particular) and languages handled. Our main offices are in Paris and we have other production centres in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Seoul, Tokyo and New York. Please see our website for further information: [HIDDEN]

This project entails translating a variety of content (marketing + product sheet) and proofreading the content once integrated from German to Simplified Chinese. The client is very specific, so attention to detail and a sensitivity to the nuances of meaning are essential. CAT tool is mandatory.

Poster country: France

Volume: 10,000 words

Service provider targeting (specified by job poster):
Membership: Non-members may quote after 12 hours
info Marketing
info Preferred specific fields: Marketing / Market Research, Clothing = Textiles
info Preferred native language: Chinese
Subject field: Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
info Preferred software: SDL TRADOS
Quoting deadline: Jun 20, 2018 00:00 GMT
Delivery deadline: Aug 30, 2018 00:00 GMT
Additional requirements:
If you are interested in this offer and your profile meets the following criteria, please send your rates and your most up-to-date CV at zzhang[at]

• your native language is Simplified Chinese
• 4+ years' (full time equivalent) translation and proofreading experience
• solid expertise in Fashion (terminology and technical aspects of clothing and textiles)
• a university degree
• impeccable attention to detail
• extremely sensitive to the nuances of the German language
• experience with Trados and other CAT tools (Trados is mandatory for this project)
• available in July and August 2018

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