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Product Sub Editor & Translator (German speaking) to join a leading online fashion retailer.

  • Translation, Localization, Interpretation Jobs
  • Retail Jobs
  • Fashion Jobs


  • Sub-edited and translate product page copy according to in-house style guides; checking accuracy of copy against images as well as grammar and spelling. Ensuring all copy is clear and concise and localized where relevant.
  • Work to daily deadlines.
  • Ensure that all editorial content across the German product pages reflects the aims, values, house style and tone of each site.
  • Check accuracy of upload by checking all click-through functionality.
  • Maintain house style document, final sign off responsibility lying with Product Editor.
  • Have confidence in replying to emails and attending meetings.

Specific Requirements

  • Fluency in German and English
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office and basic working knowledge of CMS systems.
  • Proven experience of digital translating, trans-creating and sub-editing.
  • Knowledge of luxury fashion and designers.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines.
  • Confidence to liaise with other teams.
  • Experience working in a fast-moving entrepreneurial environment.
  • A proven ability to work quickly and efficiently with accuracy.

Hard Skills

  • Microsoft Office
  • Windows operating system
  • Fashion design
  • Cross-functional collaboration
  • Timelines
  • Advanced language knowledge
  • Advanced writing skills
  • Proofreading and editing skills
  • Simultaneous translations experience

Soft Skills

  • Adaptability
  • Team player
  • Skilled Collaborator
  • Responsible
  • Organized