Welocalize enables brands to reach and grow global audiences through services and solutions for translation, localization, adaptation, and automation. We offer multilingual solutions to transform all content types for local audiences, at every step of our clients’ global business journey. We have 1,500 global team members across offices in North America, Europe and Asia dedicated to helping some of the world’s largest brands operate and succeed internationally.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Welocalize is seeking bilingual language editors for Music Content to support a worldwide known application. Our Fortune 100 tech client is looking for candidates with strong and creative editorial, linguistic, and writing skills.
This person will edit copy, fact-check, and re-write playlist blurbs as well as album descriptions, marketing emails, and other localized text for our client’s music app. They will ensure text complies with guidelines provided and is appropriate for the native market. Will also analyze music copy and ensure music-related information listed is accurate by researching culturally relevant sources.
Ideal Candidates: music and writing/editing background, marketing, blogging, journalism, etc.
Excellent writing skills, especially creative writing
Background in journalism, copy editing, blogging, marketing
Experience in reviewing articles (edit copy, fact-check, re-write)
Good verbal and written communication skills in English in addition to the target language at a native-level fluency.
Is in tune with music and pop culture who can potentially write and review about both
Possesses basic computer skills, iOS systems a plus
Well capable of typing in the target language using a local (English) keyboard
Creative writing skills
Enjoys listening to all genres of music and can potentially write about music without typos
Able to review subtitled and dubbed video content for linguistic errors and accuracy
Able to review TV shows and movies for cultural appropriateness
Language needed: Danish, French, Finnish, Romanian, Russian, Ukrainian, Slovak, European Spanish, German, Turkish