We are on the hunt for a speaker of Brazilian Portuguese to proofread children’s literature that has been translated and edited from English into Brazilian Portuguese.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • proofreading materials, focusing on spelling, grammar, punctuation, syntax, usage, consistency, and brand voice,
  • reviewing content in terms of campaign, product, and brand consistency,
  • ensuring the accuracy of content and the quality of proofread materials,
  • suggesting procedural improvements.

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Brazilian Portuguese language proficient (preferably native speaker),
  • thorough knowledge of the English language (knowledge of other languages is a plus),
  • refined sense of language and literature,
  • excellent grammar and communication skills,
  • awareness of not only cultural, but also other features of the target language,
  • ability to give constructive feedback,
  • ability to pay great attention to detail,
  • constant contact with the everyday culture of Brazilian Portuguese speakers (also children’s customs, habits, mannerisms) and the ability to incorporate this into texts as needed,
  • creative thinking, flexibility, resourcefulness, inventiveness,
  • experience with children’s literature (poetry and prose) is an advantage,
  • extreme precision, ability to multitask (multiple projects at once), ability to work efficiently under pressure and handle tight deadlines,
  • ability to localize – taking the initiative to offer suggestions for content improvement, so that the final texts are in full compliance with the target market.

 

YOUR PERSONALITY:

  • you are naturally curious and not afraid to ask questions,
  • you like to solve problems and are unfazed by challenges,
  • you keep calm, even under pressure.

 

WHAT WE OFFER YOU:

  • contract work,
  • competitive pay,
  • regular feedback and support,
  • the support to develop your skills and grow professionally and personally.

 

Do you think you have what it takes? Send us your application and CV in English to: sanela@hooraystudios.com and we’ll be in touch!


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