Japanese Localization Specialist

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Posted Feb 14, 2012 - Requisition No. 32613

The Role

Bloomberg has an exciting new opportunity for a highly motivated Japanese Localization Specialist. As part of our Localization team you will be responsible for providing high quality Japanese language products such as analytical tools, marketing materials, company information and online helps to our local clients. You will work closely with other translators, sales teams, data analysts, programmers and editors to adapt our product for the local markets. Join our growing global localization team that supports Bloomberg sales efforts by providing products for the Japanese speaking market.


  • Native level fluency in Japanese
  • Excellent English to Japanese translation skills
  • Comprehensive understanding of Japanese business and financial terminology
  • Finance/Economics/Business degree or degree in linguistics/translation preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in both English and Japanese as well as excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multi-task and to produce high quality results under tight deadlines
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Localization experience a plus
  • Software testing experience is preferred
  • Desire and flexibility to learn and grow in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Team player

The Company

Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company¿s strength ¿ delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately ¿ is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 310,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg¿s enterprise solutions build on the company¿s core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government, Bloomberg New Energy Finance and Bloomberg BNA, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through the Bloomberg Professional service, television, radio, mobile, the Internet and two magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg Markets, covers the world with more than 2,300 news and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 15,000 people in 192 locations around the world.

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