Swedish Linguist and Localisation Specialist -- HU-Budapest

Location
Budapest, Hungary
Salary
negotiable
Posted
10 Jan 2017
Closes
07 Feb 2017
Ref
16TA07L005P07
Contact
Stefania Cook
Job function
Marketing & PR
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Swedish Linguist and Localisation Specialist -- HU-Budapest

PLEASE NOTE THIS ROLE IS BASED IN BUDAPEST! You must be willing to relocate to Hungary if you are interested in this role.

Company:

This American dotcom, a top 5 player in their industry, operates a global network that includes more than 250,000 partners worldwide. Our client provides a first-rate reservation service in 38 languages that uniquely combines local knowledge and local connections to provide the best hotel deals to both business and leisure travellers.

Role:

The offices of our client are staffed by a team of multi-national professionals. We are looking for a Swedish Linguist and Localisation Specialist to join their team and help improve localisation of multiple products. Join this international team in a beautiful central Budapest location and work in a fun and fast paced environment!

Responsibilities:


  • Maintain quality of product translation/localisation
  • Translate English content (site updates, hotel content, press releases, travel articles, promotional emails and newsletters)
  • Recruit, manage and supervise freelance translators
  • Ensure freelance translations meet required deadlines and quality standards
  • Provide localisation ideas and add a linguistic perspective to development
  • Conduct product reviews for inconsistencies and localisation issues
  • Analyse language specific data to optimise website and campaign performance
  • Conduct marketing activities to increase visibility of the company and website traffic within the target market
  • Research and identify local partnership opportunities
  • Assist with interdepartmental requests

Requirements:

    Native-level Swedish speaker with excellent writing skills
  • University or College Degree
  • Experience in translations preferably using a CAT tool
  • Good English skills, internet knowledge and comfortable with research
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Able to meet deadlines in a fast paced environment
  • Excel and basic HTML knowledge is a plus
  • Travel industry experience is a plus

Next Step:

If this role sounds like it's for you please send us your CV right now. Our client will be starting interviews imminently.

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