Freelance Translator (multiple language pairs)

Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan Allows remote

At FunkyCorp, we love working with talented linguists whose ability to compose written work rivals their translation skills.

We are looking for language experts passionate about Japan to contribute to meaningful localization projects that help promote the country as a leading tourist destination.

You will work closely with our flexible, friendly and uber-international Content Team on a variety of tourism-related translation projects covering the boozy backstreets of Shinjuku to the rugged wilderness of northern Hokkaido.

What we value in our translators:

  • Linguistic prowess—an impeccable understanding of your specialist source language and its nuances and intricacies
  • Attention to detail—a keen eye for analyzing a source text and maintaining consistency in a translation
  • Independent learningan ability to conduct background reading to enhance subject knowledge and ensure contextual understanding for an accurate and natural translation
  • Written skills—an ability to produce compelling and engaging translations that remain faithful to their source text while reading naturally
  • Professionalism—responsible, reliable and meets deadlines

Our top language pairs:

  • JAEN
  • ENJP
  • ENFR
  • ENDE
  • ENES
  • ENIT
  • ENPT
  • ENKR
  • ENZH
  • ENTH
  • ENIN
  • ENOTHERS

Apply for this opening at http://funkycorp.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk01zol?apply=true