Korean Translator - Contractor Role

· Vancouver, British Columbia
Employment Type Part-time Contractor
Compensation $20 - $25 per hour

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Periphery Digital Inc. is a fast-paced, bilingual digital marketing and advertising agency founded and based in Vancouver, Canada. Specializing in both English and Chinese digital strategy and execution, our services include developing paid media strategies to drive leads & conversions along with using bilingual content and digital assets to optimize reach and growth. We believe that when we take good care of our team, the team takes care of us. As one of the fastest growing agencies in Western Canada, we doubled the size of our team and revenue twice in two years through the COVID-19 pandemic — while keeping our whole team on board!


JOB OVERVIEW

The part-time Korean Translator contractor will have the opportunity to create Korean content and provide direct translations for our amazing clients from different industries in Metro Vancouver. 


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Understand different clients’ brand requirements, tone and manner, and language styles
  • Provide ad copy, brochure, and website translations as needed
  • Ensure high quality content creation and translation with no grammar and spelling mistakes
  • Proofread articles for grammar, style, and quality
  • Proofread design mockups 
  • Write Korean ad, web, and brochure copies for various industries like real estate, fashion, education, etc.
  • Meet translation deadlines as assigned by editors


THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

Qualifications

  • Fluent in speaking both English and Korean
  • Proven record of creating Korean ad copies, as well as providing direct translations
  • Strong writing, editing and proofreading skills in Korean and English 
  • Good knowledge of marketing communications principles, practices and techniques
  • Comfortable with remote work tools and strong ability to learn systems quickly (Scoro, Google Suite, etc.) 


Bonus Points:

  • Experience in writing and translating real estate content is preferred


Time commitment and other notes:

  • Ability to commit 20 working hours per month 
  • With fluctuating business needs, working hours are not guaranteed
  • Ability to complete editorial and translation work within 2 business days 


Hourly Rate: $20 - $25/hour


WHAT YOU NEED TO APPLY

A resume! We would love to get to know you more. Do a small introduction of yourself and share your story about your experiences as part of your resume.


COVID-19 considerations:

Periphery Digital is fully remote at this time with optional (safely) hosted in-person events in or just outside our Yaletown Office.


DISCLAIMERS

Must be legally entitled to work according to the relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. We thank all those who apply and look forward to welcoming a new member to the Periphery team.

Thank You

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  • Location
    Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Employment Type
    Part-time Contractor
  • Compensation
    $20 - $25 per hour