Job Summary: The Product Descriptions Writer – Arabic will join the creative family (www.farfetch.com) that works closely together to make sure our customers know every last detail about our products before purchasing. We have three primary teams - Styling, Photography, and Content - who make sure customers have an engaging, seamless and luxurious experience. We're focused on continuous improvements and like to encourage everyone to make the most of their talents and contribute ideas. You will join a progressive and innovative Content team. This is a fully generalist role, with clear scope to be involved in all aspects of the work our brilliant team do. You’ll focus on creating detailed product descriptions, and work across the many departments to support with creating content for the Farfetch website. Working to the company’s brand guidelines within a large multi-lingual team of around 45 employees, you will be required to create well-written, succinct, trend focused and accurate copy that describes luxury clothing, accessories and lifestyle products sold on the site. You will have some experience working in an environment, which is fast-paced, and deadline driven. Ideally, this would have been within a translation role, but a creative copywriter or a linguistics graduate with a passion to move their career into fashion will also be considered.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
You will be translating and transcreating product descriptions from English into Arabic
You will take ownership of selected brands and categories.
You will create a tone of voice for selected brands.
You will maintain quality of content on product pages.
You will be tracking and correcting defects of product descriptions and other localized content
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
You have fluency in Arabic (native level) and English
You have knowledge and love of fashion at all levels from high-end designers to cutting edge street style
You have a good writing style that is accurate, engaging and adaptable, with an impeccable use of grammar
You have an understanding of garment and accessory construction
You have the ability to work independently
You have the ability to work quickly and to agreed daily targets and deadlines
You are comfortable with digital work on an in-house CMS
Chalhoub Group is the leading partner for luxury across the Middle East and an expert in retail, distribution and communication. With a growing workforce of more than 12,000 people, and a network of over 650 retail stores, the Group's success is attributed to its highly skilled and dedicated teams.