Content Writer - Arabic

Content Digital Production London, United Kingdom


Description

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, copywriting and editorial roles or a linguistics graduate with a passion to move their career into fashion will be considered.


What you’ll do:

  • You will be translating product names and descriptions from English into Arabic
  • You will be copywriting and transcreating editorial features and content
  • You will be translating user interface strings for the Arabic website and App
  • You’ll assist in glossary input and Translation Repository enhancements
  • You’ll assist in Style Guide and Tone of Voice development
  • You will be owning copy for particular brands and categories
  • You will be correcting defects of product descriptions and other localized content


Who you are:

Essential

  • You are fluent in Arabic (native level) and English
  • You have knowledge and love of fashion at all levels from high-end designers to cutting edge street style
  • You have an engaging, accurate and adaptable writing style, with impeccable use of grammar
  • You are familiar with UAE, KSA, Kuwait and Qatar dialects
  • You are aware of designers, brands, styles, culture, and trends for MENA demographics
  • You have a strong understanding of garment and accessory construction
  • You have meticulous attention to details
  • You have the ability to work independently and collaborate
  • You have the ability to work quickly and to agreed daily targets and deadlines

Non-essential but desirable

  • You are comfortable with digital work on an in-house CMS
  • You have experience within luxury fashion in editorial magazines or blogs
  • You have experience with Term-Management and CAT tools
  • You have experience with working in localization projects for an e-commerce website, preferably luxury fashion retail