French Translator - DFS9112576 in Hong Kong at DFS

Date Posted: 8/30/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

To support the grand opening of Paris store and the launch of French website, this role has to translate FR content from EN source, and to curate original FR content in support of global creative content requests (online and offline) for the DFS Marketing and Branding department, reflecting the DFS brand positioning of the preferred luxury shopping destination for the world traveler.

Key Responsibilities:

• Translating, editing and proofreading marketing content from English to French across all corporate and consumer related touch points.
• Maintain a strong editorial tone reflecting the company philosophy and brand positioning in cooperation with the respective project manager and creative team.
• Proofreading, fact checking, line breaking and formatting content on both DFS and external platform (portal of translation agencies).
• Scope of marketing content includes online: DFS.com, social media, EDM, press release, intranet and offline: in-store VM content, leaflet, store guide, invitation, event relevant content, product catalog, etc.
• Researching relevant local key opinion leaders and influencers for editorial usage.
• Support in best practice and competitor research.

Key Requirements:

• Degree holder of Marketing or Translation or Communications
• Native French is a MUST
• Editorial and luxury background is a bonus
• Fluent in spoken and written English
• Prefer candidates who based in HK which can support HQ working hours
• This is a home office contractor position with renewable contract
• Interested parties, please submit your application to Debbie Chan