Localisation Specialist (Chinese Speaking)

Hove, East Sussex
Competitive + Benefits
21 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Localisation Specialist (Chinese Speaking)
Contract Type
Full Time

Reports to: COO

Purpose of the Role: To provide localised product to the customers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Translate documents from English to Chinese (traditional Chinese as required) and vice versa, if necessary.
  • Responsible for localisation of our global marketing campaigns, including; emails, social media, whitepapers, blogs, product overviews, digital media etc.
  • Coordinate with translation vendors and regional teams to complete localisation projects on time.
  • Learn and apply technical jargon to future translations.
  • Manage localisation project tasks in translation platform and/or project management tool.
  • Localise digital and print assets from English into Chinese/ traditional Chinese.
  • Update our existing web/app copy as needed to improve our current messaging and communications.
  • Use your native fluency to set the tone of voice.
  • Bridge the gap between Product, Brand, Marketing, Regional and Operations.
  • Develop and maintain key relationships with regional Country and Marketing Managers.

Other responsibilities:

  • Keeping abreast of professional knowledge by participating in training, maintaining personal networks and studying developments within the industry.
  • Escalating issues to senior management as appropriate.
  • Undertaking other reasonable duties as instructed by senior management.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be a native Chinese/traditional Chinese speaker.
  • Good communication skills in English.
  • Have knowledge of the latest language trends.
  • Great understanding of localisation and internationalisation issues.
  • Experience with marketing/advertising content localisation.
  • Ability to navigate ambiguity, work independently and be able to chart direction of projects.
  • Detail-oriented, quality-focused and proactive.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to manage multiple and diverse stakeholders across businesses and leadership levels.
  • Ability to learn new tools/systems quickly.
  • Self-directed - you need to take initiative in tackling large problems head on.

Desirable Skills and Abilities:

  • A university degree with excellent fluency in Chinese language written and spoken skills.
  • Some experience in translation within the betting industry.
  • Basic knowledge in marketing and digital media planning is desirable.
  • Flexible with work.
  • Good team player.