Content Writer - Italian

Content Digital Production London, United Kingdom


About the role:

You will join a progressive and innovative Content Production team. This is a fully generalist role, with clear scope to be involved in all aspects of the work our brilliant team do. You’ll focus on creating ‘revolutionary’ content and product descriptions, and work across the many departments to support with localizing and translating content for the Farfetch website.

Working to the company’s brand guidelines within a large multi-lingual team of around 45 employees, you will be required to create well-written, succinct and accurate translations to describe luxury clothing, accessories and lifestyle products sold on the site.

You will have some experience working in an environment, which is fast-paced, and deadline driven. Ideally, this would have been within a translation role, but a creative copywriter or a linguistics graduate with a passion to move their career into fashion will also be considered.

What you’ll do:

  • You will translate product descriptions from English to Italian
  • You will translate additional content for the Italian website including webtext, flat content, social posts, editorial and ad hoc copy
  • You will become a quality guardian for our Italian tone of voice and an expert on particular fashion brands and categories
  • You will track and correct defects of product descriptions and other localized content

Who You Are:


  • You are fluent in Italian
  • You have English-Italian translation experience
  • You have knowledge and love of fashion at all levels from high-end designers to cutting edge street style
  • You have a good writing style that is accurate and adaptable, with an impeccable use of grammar
  • You are understanding of garment and accessory construction
  • You have the ability to work to clear deadlines but also to work independently
  • You have the ability to work quickly and to agreed daily targets
  • You have excellent writing skills

Non-essential but desirable

  • Comfortable with digital work on an in-house CMS
  • Experience with working in localization projects for e-commerce website, preferably luxury fashion retail