Freelance Product Content Writer – Dutch

  • Location
    • London
  • Date Posted
  • Aug. 23, 2021
  • Function
  • Product Management
  • Sector
  • Retail

Reporting directly to the Content Supervisor - Dutch, you will localise product content and

Descriptions into Dutch. You will ensure that our copy is customer-centric, effective and tailored across all FARFETCH channels, whilst capturing and protecting the FARFETCH tone of voice.

Experience in writing content is preferred, as is having a sound understanding of the luxury e-commerce landscape in The Netherlands. To succeed in this role, you must have an extensive knowledge of the Dutch language. You will benefit from working with a large multi-lingual team of around 120+ employees within FARFETCH, which will present unique opportunities to work with various departments and to learn cutting-edge localisation tools.

What You’ll Do:

  • You will work 2-3 days a week on localising content including product names and descriptions
  • You will be an expert on particular fashion brands and categories
  • You will track and correct defects of product descriptions
  • You will ensure all copy follows our Tone of Voice and Style Guide across all channels and reaches our quality standards

Who You Are:

  • You are proficient in writing in Dutch, and have a good level of fluency in English
  • You have a firm understanding of the tone of voice, and can adapt your writing style to suit specific context
  • You have a great writing and transcreating style that is accurate, with an impeccable use of grammar, syntax and cultural references
  • You have good knowledge of the luxury fashion e-commerce landscape in The Netherlands, its players and its consumers
  • Experience in fashion content localisation/writing is preferred, but a linguistics graduate with a passion to move their career into fashion will also be considered
  • You are comfortable with digital work on an in-house CMS
  • Reporting directly to the Content Supervisor - Dutch, you will localise product content and

Descriptions into Dutch. You will ensure that our copy is customer-centric, effective and tailored across all FARFETCH channels, whilst capturing and protecting the FARFETCH tone of voice.