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The job

Loose Threads is a research company covering the rapidly changing consumer economy. We’re hiring a Freelance French Translator to help bring our research and insights to native French readers.

Why this job matters for you and us

Loose Threads readers and members are founders, executives and leaders in a wide range of consumer industries, including fashion, apparel, beauty, CPG, food and hospitality. Our work has to be more forward thinking, well-researched and better-presented than the rest. An excellent Freelance French Translator is key to our success. This job gives you an energizing opportunity to help push the boundaries of content production for a rapidly changing sector of the economy, while working with a small team of industry authorities.

Responsibilities

  • You will lead translation efforts for our French readers on a weekly basis, ensuring the nuance and precision from our insights is translated into French. We will provide finished articles in english and will look to you to translate them into french so they are ready to publish. 

Requirements

  • You are a fluent and highly-technical English and French reader and writer
  • You are passionate about fashion, apparel, beauty cosmetics, CPG and hospitality and know the terminology in both English and French
  • You are deeply detail oriented, a good writer and a quick problem solver
  • You are skilled working with HTML, Wordpress and Mailchimp.
  • You are more passionate about quality than quantity
  • You have a designer’s eye for both function and aesthetics

Benefits

  • Competitive wages

About Loose Threads

Loose Threads is a research company covering the rapidly changing consumer economy. We publish our research, newsletter and podcast every week, which get read by leaders around the world.

Loose Threads provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Loose Threads complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.