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French Translator

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

Description

  • Translates all external assets and some internal assets such as marketing, visual and merchandising
  • Ensures that message and meaning are communicated correctly and consistently, and reflect brands voice and identity
  • Converts text and audio recordings from English to French.
  • Translates subtitles for videos and online presentations.
  • Cross-references specialized dictionaries and translation tools to check quality of translation.
  • Proofread and edits documents for accuracy and clarity while ensuring the brand voice and company values are maintained.
  • Ensures correct grammar, punctuation, tone/voice, tense, and company style guide is followed.
  • Collaborates, influences, and ensures accountability to said translation timelines.
  • Participates in meetings and conference calls with French speaking teams.

Specific Requirements

  • Outstanding attention to detail.
  • Strong problem-solving, communications, organizational and relationship-building skills.
  • High degree of confidentiality.
  • Experience working under tight deadlines on multiple projects.
  • Ability to contribute and collaborate with creative team.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office tools.
  • Experience with translation systems/ tools preferred.
  • Fluent in French (Canada) with an understanding of Qubcois culture and language.
  • Degree or diploma in translation or a related field.
  • 2+ years of professional translation experience.
  • Experience in Branding/Marketing or Communication background a plus.

Hard Skills

  • Microsoft Office
  • Relationship building
  • Advanced language knowledge
  • Advanced writing skills
  • Proofreading and editing skills
  • Audio translating experience
  • Document interpretation
  • Simultaneous translations experience
  • Consecutive interpreting expertise

Soft Skills

  • Communication
  • Problem-solver
  • Multitasker
  • Organized
  • Attention to detail