Fantastic freelance opportunity for a Japanese/English speaker with an interest in beauty and experience in translating blogs from Social Media channels such as Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. The work will be from Japanese to English. A contextual understanding of social media behavior in Japan and the Japanese culture is important.
This is likely to be a 2-day assignment, starting in the week of 6th or 13th January 2020. This freelance role will be based at our office in Soho, just off Piccadilly Circus.
Our company, 1000heads, are a Word of Mouth agency, specialising in helping brands’ messages travel further and faster, primarily through social media.
Translation of a selection of social media comments from Japanese into English
Tagging and categorisation based on different criteria we’d stipulate, e.g. tagging the post content as regarding product or brand, classifying the sentiment as positive/negative/neutral
Ability to translate from Japanese to English within social media context
An understanding of social media and its impact on brands
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in both English and Japanese
Excellent organisational and time management skills
The ability to work under pressure whilst keeping an eye on the finer details
MS Word including Excel
Experience with social media and blogs
Experience/Interest in the beauty industry
Translation from Japanese in to English
Could suit a bi-lingual student with related studies in Beauty/Fashion/Marketing