• ODDA KOREA Contributing Translator South Korea
  • ODDA Magazine in South Korea, , Korea, South
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  • 1 week ago

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*Company Description*

At ODDA, we celebrate identity, future and history as well as showcase the most celebrated names in the Fashion, Entrepreneurial, Art and cultural industries across the world, connecting with global audiences as well as an enormous reach on social media. ODDA Korea connects orient and occident with our point of view, elevated Fashion, talents, culture and art - celebrating the national and global phenomenon that is South Korea. We are looking to grow the company so that we can further build on the exciting projects being undertaken at this time.
• Job Description*
• ODDA KOREA Contributing Translator*

We are looking for a Korean translator who can join our team for the upcoming issue. There is the possibility that this will extend beyond this issue and is to be discussed at a later date. We are looking for someone who has experience translating Korean interviews and articles, with a strong fluency and proficiency in both the English and Korean language. Texts... will be from English to Korean.
• Please note that this is an unpaid part-time position to start immediately. This will last roughly 2-3 weeks.*
• What You’ll Be Doing*
• Translating of a number of English to Korean based texts submitted for the latest issue of ODDA Korea
• Ensure that grammar, flow, tone and style are all in line with ODDA Magazine guidelines
• Ensure that all texts are ready for print publication.
• Reporting directly into one of the Deputy Editor and to the Editorial Team. This will be online.
• The ability to work quickly and efficiently with a strong eye for detail and catching mistakes
• Work in conjunction with the rest of the Editorial teams to ensure all texts are ready within the assigned deadlines
• Assist with team communication with contributing writers to ensure that feedback is given via Google Docs or otherwise
• Assist the Editorial Team in constantly striving to improve quality and efficiency
• Strive to be an aspirational figure within the magazine
• Show excellent problem-solving abilities and positive, dynamic response to change
• Be creative and disciplined ensuring you follow all company and departmental styles and approaches
• Qualifications*
• Who We’d Like to Meet*
• Fluency in Korean written and oral
• Strong writing and grammar skills
• Strong communication and organisation skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritise workload
• Strong team player
• Ability to handle own workload without the need for micromanaging
• Prior experience translating English to Korean texts.
• Additional Information*
• What’s in it for you?*
• The chance to join the team at an emerging magazine, breaking ground within global Korean culture
• Let your voice and style be heard
• Access to a range or profiles and explorations being undertaken at ODDA Korea
• Have an active role in the progression of the magazine and the direction it takes in the future
• All credits [both on social platforms and in print] will be assigned directly to you for the work that is completed
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