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Bilingual Translator in Toronto at NYGÅRD

Date Posted: 1/25/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Nygard International, Canada's leading fashion company that designs and markets women's fashion apparel, is seeking a qualified/fashion-forward individual to join our Retail Marketing / .COM Team. If your career goal is to join a leading edge, global company that will provide great opportunities for career advancement, then look no further!

As a Bilingual Translator you would be responsible for translating all copy on our NYGÅRD.COM site from English to French ensuring voice and style are consistent and grammatically correct for the launch of our French site. You will work closely with our Marketing & eCommerce Teams to develop creative ideas for consumer-focused / style appropriate copy.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Translate copy from English to French for all digital advertising that is consumer focused - describing details and wear ability of garments in a clear, correct, language consistent with the NYGÅRD brand

  • Proofread marketing material for spelling, punctuation, grammar, terminology, jargon, and semantics, and ensuring the text adheres to the NYGÅRD brand

Job Requirements

Key Qualifications:

  • French translator certification

  • Ability to speak and write fluently in both French & English is required

  • Passion for fashion; broad knowledge of fashion industry trends and forecasts

  • Excellent writing / journalistic talent with the ability to communicate effectively and clearly

  • Knowledge of editorial methodology and corporate standards

  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently and prioritize as business requires

  • Extremely detail-oriented with great organizational skills

  • Strong editorial skills

  • Solid interpersonal and management skills

Nygård International will provide support in the recruitment process to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant's accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact 1-416-598-6921 or

Nygård International offers a competitive compensation package and provides significant opportunities for growth and career development. We thank all applicants for their interests but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.