Portuguese Translator Job at Digital Outsource Services – in Cape Town, Western Cape
We are constantly upskilling our people and have made sure that our translations department members are equipped with all that is required to cater for the various copy needs of the business. Here are just a few of the services that we provide.
SEO content translations
Regional keyword research
Website and software translations in HTML code
Promotional email translations in HTML code
Translations for Regional and Global campaigns
Language quality control for all our products
Translations for affiliate campaigns
The languages predominantly covered include German, Greek, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Russian and Japanese – while many others are additionally required.
Purpose of the Role:
The Portuguese Translator will have the very important task of taking all text related English content which is created for various business needs and localizing text into their native language. The translator will ensure that business is able to effectively communicate its products to existing and potential customers in relevant regions and will be responsible for their language quality across all promotions, products, web pages and brands.
Duties include, but not limited to:
Provide first class translations and content, in Portuguese , for use on any medium, including but not limited to:
Translating from English
Work with and provide translations and content for various business partners including retention, acquisition, conversion, product and creative
Ensure consistency and quality of messaging across all segments
Ensure translation and content projects are realized on time and to required quality
Consultation with client to ensure understanding of brief/product requirements
Ensure correct tone of messaging in terms of brand and medium
Remain up-to-date with various online and other writing developments which may affect the brand and/or market
Brainstorm, write and execute, as based on business requirements
This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities. The job holder may be required to complete any other reasonable duties in order to achieve business objectives.
Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills in English and Portuguese
Proven ability to translate oral instructions and written literature from one language to another
1 Years Translation and/or writing experience
Relevant qualification (Diploma or Degree in Journalism, writing or languages)
Advanced computer literacy (MS Office , Internet, etc.) and typing skills
Accountability and Execution
Commitment and Effort
Effectiveness & Delivery
Organization & Planning
- Please note we will apply relevance to our Talent Management and Talent Development Programme as part of our recruitment process.
- Shortlisted candidates may need to complete an assessment.
This position requires trust and honesty it has access to customers financial details – therefore a credit and criminal record check will be conducted. The qualifications identified herein are an inherent job requirement; therefore, a qualification verification check will be done. By applying for this role, and supplying the necessary details, you hereby grant us permission to apply for these checks. This will be done in a confidential manner, and solely for the purposes of verification.
To view all current vacancies, please visit our website, www.digioutsource.com
Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks, please deem your application as unsuccessful.
The perfect place to work, play and grow!
Company: Digital Outsource Services –
Company Location: Cape Town, Western Cape