French Translator

First Excelsia Professional Services is recruiting for fulltime French Translator

Job Details
First Excelsia Professional Services – Our client, a prominent publishing firm, is seeking applications from interested and suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: French Translator

Location: Lagos

Duties and Responsibilities
◾Converting text and audio recordings in English Language to French Language and vice versa
◾Ensuring translated texts conveys original meaning and tone
◾Preparing subtitles for videos and online presentations
◾Cross-reference specialized dictionaries and translation tools to check quality of translation
◾Proofread translated texts for grammar, spelling and punctuation accuracy
◾Follow up with internal team members and management to ensure translation meets their needs
◾Edit content with an eye toward maintaining its original format (e.g. font and structure)
◾Must tailor all outgoing content to suit the vision and mission of the organisation.


Job Requirements
Min Required Experience: 3 year(s)

Min Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree/HND

Desired Courses: Not Specified

Other Requirements:
Person Specification
The ideal candidate must satisfy the following:
◾Minimum of 3 years work experience as a French Translator or similar role
◾Fluency in both English and French Languages
◾Excellent proofreading skills with the ability to identify grammar, spelling and punctuation errors
◾Good knowledge of content editing tools
◾Familiarity with translation software
◾Excellent writing and editing skills in both English and French Languages
◾Must have a Degree in French Language or related field
◾Certification in Linguistics will be an added advantage.

Application Closing Date
30th April, 2019.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CVs  using the Job Title as the subject of the e-mail to: