Localisation Editor

Advertised on : 28 Jun 2019 | Closing date : 26 Sep 2019

  Job Reference : 10684

Localisation Editor


Company Profile

    Japanese Games Company



 Localisation Editor



 Up to £30,000


Work Days/Hours

  Mon-Fri 9~10:30 – 17:00~18:30


Contract Type

1 Year Contract

October Start



  London / City

Main Responsibilities

·         Editing of a wide variety of computer games-related material, such as in-game text, templates, packaging, press releases, and all other marketing materials in the language of expertise.

·         Overseeing the QA process for all computer games and implement changes as needed by gaining a thorough knowledge of any computer game being localised in house.

·         Editing of grammar, punctuation, spelling, style, and language-specific slang in the language of expertise.

·         Ensuring consistency regarding the use of terminology and style in the language of expertise.
Reviewing, revising, and proofing all video game related contents.

·         Lead and support projects as required

·         Collaborate with other languages in order to keep high level of standards/quality across all languages

·         Daily interaction with translators

·         Regular reporting of progress to in-house management



·         Bachelor’s degree in relevant area, or equivalent amount of work experience

·         2 -4 years of editing experience publishing under regular deadlines, and the demonstrated ability to edit, revise, or rewrite in their localisation language while handling multiple tasks in an organized manner

·         Must be detail-oriented with proven ability to multi-task various projects at the same time

·         Must be a team worker

·         Native level language skill of their localisation language and fluent English language skill is required

·         Previous experience in the gaming industry is a strong plus

·         Demonstrated experience utilizing specialized technical programs to edit files is essential

·         Experience with Word and Excel is required and ability to learn new programs is essential





Fluent English

Fluent in either Spanish, French, Italian or German

Japanese knowledge a plus


 Applicants will need to be in possession of a valid UK working visa until end of contract 



Functional Areas : IT;Game / Entertainment
Type of Employment : Contract
Work Location : (London)
Salary Description : Up to £30k

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