Swedish speaking Online Fashion Editor

  • Job Reference: 00000059-1
  • Date Posted: 8 June 2018
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £30,000 to £34,000
  • Sector: Translation, Media & Entertainment
  • Language(s): Swedish
  • Duration: 12 months contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jonathan Grimes
  • Email: jgrimes@languagebusiness.co.uk
  • Telephone: 020 8503 7766

Job Description

Swedish to mother tongue standard + fluent English

COMPANY BACKGROUND 
Our client is a world leading eCommerce fashion and lifestyle brand, with a world wide reputation and a leader in the latest fashion and lifestyle trends and designs.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES 
To work as part of their international editing team, they wish to recruit (for a 12 month contract to start) a Swedish speaking Online Fashion Editor. You will work on the design and launch of the new Swedish language website and online platforms and will include the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Managing the translation, transcreation and content editing of menswear fashion, womenswear fashion and lifestyle ranges of the Swedish market websites and platforms
  • Ensure that the content attracts the 20-30 year old youth / adult audience
  • Act as the brand voice for Sweden, ensuring consistency across all relevant areas.
  • Ensure all copy is appropriate for publication
  • Work with other teams across the business to maintain brand tone
  • Contribute ideas, where appropriate, to onsite content, email, brainstorms and other content projects
  • Assist in the implementation of local market SEO strategies and ensure keywords, SEO titles and descriptions in CMS (Sitecore) are search-optimised and adhere to search best practices. Catch up regularly with SEO team for data to support this
  • Oversee the editing and translation of content around relevant brand propositions
  • Oversee translation of copy for app. This includes in-app copy, AppStore/Play store copy, app release notes, onsite service messages and landing page, and push notifications.
  • Manage any translation requests from product teams - this includes anything from error messages on site-to-site outage pages, instructional copy on-site, UI/UX copy requests etc.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Swedish to mother tongue standard as well as fluent English is essential
  • Proven experience in editing and translating in digital content.
  • Strong stakeholder management skills - you will be one of the faces of a new launches.
  • You will be a fashion fanatic with a passion for street style, high street and shopping trends
  • Have an interest in the influencers and individuals who make up the fashion and beauty industries and beyond (music, media, lifestyle etc.).
  • Exceptional organisational, administrative and communication skills are key to this role, as is the ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Dedication and ambition for brands
  • Knowledge of the factors that contribute to making a successful online fashion destination.
  • CMS experience, preferably Sitecore

To apply for this role as Swedish speaking Online Fashion Editor please send your CV to us in full confidence immediately.