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German Copywriter

  • Location

    Manchester City Centre

  • Sector:

    Digital & Ecommerce

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £20k - 32k per year

  • Contact:

    Brad Thomas

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0161 914 8499

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


Forward Role are working with a fantastic ecommerce based electrical giant, based in Manchester City Centre. The very well established business are now looking to recruit a German speaking Copywriter to translate copy and product information on a variety of different platforms. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Write clear, concise and accurate product copy that reflects what the customer needs to know while maintaining the tone of voice
  • Translate many different styles of writing between different languages, whilst keeping the tone of voice, meaning, and style intact
  • Work with the marketing and product teams to correctly and consistently produce the right tone of voice for the company
  • Assist the creative team in the decisions for the final creative process, making sure that copy is key
  • Manage all copy that will be seen on all channels, both digital and offline
  • Research products, materials, style trends and other details to develop adequate background for the writing of product copy
  • Writing copy for both internal and external communications
  • Implement copy to help other departments to adhere to new processes
  • Proofreading to a high standard

Skills and Attributes:

  • Have a wide range of written abilities to produce creative and technical writing
  • Implement these writing skills to make the copy successful in a digital market
  • Educated to a degree level in the relevant subjects. Other suitable experience will be considered
  • Experience in translating various writing styles to and from multiple languages
  • Excellent understanding of the European markets and its’ electronic distribution practices
  • Good knowledge of European advertising standards
  • The ability to adapt to current trends and spot any changes to the most recent best practices
  • Highly creative, positive and writes in compliance with legal requirements
  • A team player that can co-operate well with larger groups of people
  • A high understanding of linguistics in different languages


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