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JAPANESE-ENGLISH TRANSLATOR [NZ2833]

Job title: JAPANESE-ENGLISH TRANSLATOR [NZ2833]
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Malaysia
Specialisation:
Industry: Internet / New Media
Salary: Negotiable
Start date: 08 Mar 2021
Job Reference: 45608
Contact details: Niza Zainal Abidin
Contact email: niza.zainal@jac-recruitment.com
Contact-phone: +60 3 2202 1000
Job published: 11 days ago

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Interpret verbal communication between Japanese and English for in-house staff.
  • Provide consecutive or simultaneous interpretation in meetings such as phone/web conferences, in-house meetings, etc.
  • Translate written communication between Japanese and English, including CG animation-related documents such as technical documentation, email, client feedback, and storyboards.
  • Facilitate communication between clients, directors, and creators in animation productions so that concepts and other necessary ideas are properly understood between languages.
  • Proofread, edit, revise, and finalize translated materials. Check translations of technical terms and terminology to ensure accuracy and consistency across translation revisions.
  • Ensure that translations retain the content, meaning and accuracy of the original material.
  • Compile terminology and information to be used in translation and interpretation.
  • Utilize knowledge of Japanese- and English-speaking communities and values, remaining sensitive to cultural diversity while interpreting conversations and translating documents.


JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Fluency in Japanese and English. Must pass the JLPT Level 1 or have equivalent Japanese language skill.
  • A high-speed internet connection at home (as work will be done remotely during MCO)
  • Diploma and above or equivalent
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Internet searches
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) in English and Japanese
  • Atleast 1 year of translation/interpretation experience