Bilingual Proofreader: Fab Ad Agency – Cape Town

We are on the lookout for a junior to mid-weight Bilingual Proofreader (who is a real stickler for detail) to join a large, busy advertising agency in Cape Town. The successful candidate will be fluent in English and Afrikaans with previous experience proofreading/editing. Super opportunity at a fantastic agency. Get in touch!


Responsibilities

  • Proofreading and editing of all material as required on a day-to-day basis
  • Ensuring that copy is in line with the style sheet of the particular brand that you are working on
  • Translation of copy from English to Afrikaans and vice versa where required
  • The final sign-off of proofs before it goes to print

 

Requirements
The successful candidate must have/be:

  • Tertiary qualification majoring in English/Afrikaans
  • Experience as a proofreader in both English & Afrikaans
  • Experience translating from English into Afrikaans and vice versa
  • Superb language skills
  • Ability to translate from English to Afrikaans and vice versa
  • Editing English & Afrikaans experience
  • Proficient on InDesign
  • Attention to detail is imperative
  • Hardworking – no 9-to-5 attitude
  • Must be able to work well under pressure
  • Must be a good communicator

 

*Previously disadvantaged candidates will be given preference

Should you not receive a response within one week, please consider your application unsuccessful.

City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Level: Junior-Mid
Remuneration: Negotiable
Reference Number: #Tam206
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