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Translation Specialist - Mandarin Chinese

  • Translation, Localization, Interpretation Jobs
  • Marketing and PR, Advertising and Creative Media Jobs

Description

  • Translates, edits, and proofreads marketing and advertising materials to ensure accuracy.
  • Updates and audits the company’s corporate and product Web sites.
  • Identifies language issues and makes recommendations to ensure accuracy and brand consistency.
  • Performs straight translation (English to Chinese) and reverse translation (Chinese to English).

Specific Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in Chinese Translation or professional certification.
  • Three to five years of experience in Chinese/English written translation, interpretation, and proofreading of legal, scientific, financial, advertising, and/or marketing materials.
  • Or combination of equivalent experience, education, and training.
  • Proficient use of MS Office Products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Internal workflow tools.
  • Above moderate to high levels of English and Chinese writing, speaking, and reading comprehension and linguistics.
  • Moderate to above moderate levels of active listening, critical thinking, judgment, organization, and attention to detail.

Hard Skills

  • Microsoft Office
  • Advanced Excel Skills (queries, pivot tables, formulas, macros)
  • Auditing
  • Advanced language knowledge
  • Advanced writing skills
  • Proofreading and editing skills
  • Audio translating experience
  • Document interpretation
  • Simultaneous translations experience
  • Consecutive interpreting expertise

Soft Skills

  • Listening
  • Self-motivated
  • Responsible
  • Organized
  • Attention to detail

We offer

Market America offers competitive salary and generous benefits, including health, dental, vision, life, short and long-term disability insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan with company match, and an on-site health clinic.