Transcreation Specialist

  
Advertised on : 19 Aug 2019 | Closing date : 17 Nov 2019

  Job Reference : 10757


Transcreation Specialist

 

Company Profile

    Japanese Games Company

 

Position

 Transcreation Specialist

 

Salary

 Negotiable on experience

     Approx up to £32k plus benefits

 

Work Days/Hours

 Monday -Friday, 09:00-17:00

 

Contract Type

1 Year Contract

 

Location

  London / City


Main Responsibilities

·         Localization and proofreading of video game related materials including subtitling, websites, social media and press releases.

·         Doing this in an engaging and appropriate tone for the audience of these games whilst staying true to the source text and brand.

·         Proofreading, reviewing and changing translated material, making it context accurate.

·         Maintain consistency in translations including terminologies and style.

·         Use of knowledge of the games being promoted to ensure accuracy.

·         Collaborating with other departments and languages to keep the high level of standard across them all.

 

Requirements

·         Bachelor’s degree in relevant area

·         2 -4 years of editing experience publishing under regular deadlines

·         Creative flare for writing, being adaptable to the type of contents

·         Excellent attention for detail, including the ability to understand how different tasks interact and the handling of glossaries

·         Advanced proficiency in Microsoft packages, particularly word and excel

·         Knowledge of CAT tools, particularly MemoQ and/or be willing to learn new software

·         Passion for video games. Experience in video games a plus.

·         Flexible attitude with the ability to multitask under pressure.

·         Team-player with clear communication skills.

 

Language

Fluent English

Native level Spanish, French, Italian or German, with cultural knowledge of this language.

Japanese knowledge a plus


VISA

 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)

   
 
 
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