Bilingual German Speaker


  • £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits: Free car Parking
  • Posted: 04/09/2017
  • Kettering NN16 8JX Kettering
  • Job Ref: 726100904
  • Permanent

Job Details

Pertemps Kettering are currently recruiting for an Bilingual German speaking candidate to join a motivated, energetic team to support driving the business forward.

Duties:
To translate website content and digital marketing materials for all brands from English to German
To provide copy editing and proofreading expertise in German while exercising good judgement about language, organisation, and content.
Adhoc support of additional marketing translations including brochures.

Criteria:
Fluent written/read German with excellent spoken/written/read English
Proven excellent knowledge of German grammar and idiomatic expressions
Excellent knowledge of professional terminology and writing conventions
Demonstrates exemplary attention to detail and ability to exercise good judgement
Proven ability to apply knowledge and experience in a time-pressured, deadline-intensive environment
Proven skills in proofreading, editing and database entry
Organised and able to manage own workload effectively

The ideal candidate will have the following:
Bachelor's degree or higher in a course of study requiring extensive writing and editing skills
Minimum of two years of previous translation editing/copywriting experience
Experience with working in projects for e-commerce websites would be preferable, in particular fashion retail
Previous experience within the creative/advertising/marketing area would be beneficial
Comfortable with digital work on an in-house CMS would also be beneficial

The hours of work will be Monday - Thursday 8.30am-5pm, Friday 8.30am-3pm. If you meet the qualifying criteria and have the relevant experience, please send a CV in Word format by clicking on apply or for more information please call Hannah on 01536 526449