We are on the lookout for a 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!
- 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.
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.
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