Portuguese Translator Job at Digital Outsource Services – in Cape Town, Western Cape

Job Description

Kick-start your career in the online gaming world and experience the very latest in technology and innovation.

The Department:
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

Proof reading



SEO content


Press releases



SMS marketing

Direct marketing


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.

Essential Criteria:
Portuguese Native

Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills in English and Portuguese

Proven ability to translate oral instructions and written literature from one language to another

Desirable Criteria:
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

Person Specifications:
Accountability and Execution


Commitment and Effort

Creative Thinking

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!

About Company

Company: Digital Outsource Services –

Company Location:  Cape Town, Western Cape

About Digital Outsource Services -