Freelance Editor (German-English)

Job description

Further Digital Marketing is seeking a Freelance Bilingual Editor to be part of an exciting content marketing projects for a variety of international brands. Working closely with Further’s Production Manager, the Editor will:


  • Pitch article ideas and, once approved, create briefs for freelance writers

  • Coordinate with freelance writers in Germany to produce content to brief

  • Write, edit and proofread articles in German to a high-quality

  • Ensure all deadlines are met

  • Advise on or source appropriate imagery for articles.

This is a remote-working opportunity and native German speakers living within Germany with fluency in English would be at a distinct advantage.

Requirements

Requirements

Essential:

  • Fluent in German and English

  • In-depth knowledge of Germany (culture, current events etc)

  • Extensive experience in writing, proofreading and editing in German

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent organisation skills

  • Experience working with international and/or well-known brands

  • Attention to detail

  • English to German translation

  • Ability to source and commission high-quality freelance German native-language writers.

Desired:

  • Experience of working with a marketing agency

  • Experience producing content for financial services, travel or internet technology brands.