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French Localization Intern

French Localization Intern

Job ID 
22668
Category 
Creative

Job Summary

Job Description

Are you ready to apply what you’ve learned at university to the workplace?
 
Vistaprint is looking for a French native speaking translation intern to join our in-house Localization team in Barcelona. You will support the French Localization Specialist in a broad variety of localization tasks, such as translation, transcreation, proofreading, QA and translation project management. In return you’ll receive on the job training, translation feedback and assessment and a real insight what it’s like to be working in the fast pace environment of one of the world’s leading e-commerce companies.
The ideal candidate will be quick to turn theory into practice, has a passion for translation, is outgoing, meticulous and able to perform under pressure. This is a full-time paid internship (40h per week) – starting date asap.


Your internship will involve:
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Work as part of a multi-cultural team ensuring localization tasks are completed to the highest quality level
• Localize content for the French website from English to French (product descriptions, surveys, images, etc.), as well as online and offline advertising copy using MemoQ and proprietary tools
• Use “transcreation” to adapt marketing copy creatively to the French market and culture
• Assist with day-to-day translation project management
• Perform quality control of the French website and advertising materials
• Support other team members in pan-European localization initiatives


In return, you will bring:
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Must be native French and fluent in English (both written and verbal)
• A Bachelors or Master’s degree (or currently enrolled) in Translation/Localization
• A sound understanding of French and American culture
• Microsoft Office skills and experience in using at least one CAT tool, preferably MemoQ
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills with a positive “can do” attitude
• Well-organized, detail-oriented and self-motivated


Do you want to get valuable work experience in a dynamic environment and discover sunny Barcelona? If so, apply now with your up to date cv (English version)!

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