INKR

Chinese to English Comics Translators (Freelance/Remote Job)

We are looking for freelance webtoon editors for our new global comics platform!

Responsibilities

  • Translating official Chinese comics that we licensed to English
  • Using our localization tool to adjust & make sure the translated texts fit into the text boxes
  • Collaborating with proofreaders & quality checkers

Qualifications

  • Native Chinese fluency is preferable. Native/Advanced English fluency.
  • Excellent grammar, syntax, writing, and editing skills in both Chinese and English
  • Understanding of the North American/British culture and the ability to provide contextual translation for our global audience
  • Computer skills; ability to learn and utilize new software applications
  • Highly responsible, organized & detail-oriented, love to read comics
  • Good communication skills and eagerness to experience, learn, and improve yourself
  • Understanding of mature content (BL/GL, etc.) and accepting different types of content (preferred)
  • Can work with us for at least 3 months and have a sufficient amount of free time to take on some urgent projects

Plus

  • University degree or equivalent professional experience in (comics) translation/localization
  • Good understanding of the comics industry and/or avid passion for webtoons/comics
  • Interest in Chinese culture & sensitive content

Job Details

Location: Anywhere, Remote

Time: Flexible

Payment: Must have a PayPal account

Overview

Qualified applicants will be sent a test using our localization tool.