Localization Specialist: Brazilian Portuguese Translator

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Posted Aug 20, 2012 - Requisition No. 34264

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 300,000 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 and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through 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 13,000 people in 185 locations around the

The Role

Bloomberg has an exciting new opportunity for a highly motivated Brazilian Portuguese Localization Specialist. As part of our Localization team you will be responsible for providing high quality Portuguese 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 Portuguese speaking markets.


  • Native level fluency in Brazilian Portuguese
  • Excellent English to Portuguese translation skills
  • Familiarity with Brazilian culture and customs
  • Comprehensive understanding of Brazilian business and financial terminology
  • Finance/Economics/Business degree or degree in linguistics/translation
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in both English and Portuguese 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 a plus
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