Chinese-language Service Translator, Beijing

Careers at Bloomberg


Posted May 4, 2018 - Requisition No. 66907

The energy of a newsroom. The pace of a trading floor. We work hard and we work fast, moving markets and chronicling the rise and fall of the people who make them. We are known for our quality, accuracy and ability to deliver news investors can use. It's what keeps us inventing and re-inventing, all the time.

The Role

Bloomberg News is seeking experienced translation editor to join our Chinese-language service working in Beijing. Responsibilities include selecting, translating and editing of stories, translating headlines in a real-time manner and handling Chinese-language news pages.
You have comprehensive knowledge of financial markets, possess strong abilities for translating English-language articles into Chinese and repackaging translated Chinese content, and be able to work under pressure with stringent deadlines.
You should also have sound news discernment and the ability to prioritize news based on level of urgency, and good interpersonal skills in English verbally and in writing.

You'll need to have:

  • Minimum 3 years translating/editing experience in financial and business journalism
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Chinese and global financial markets
  • Strong English-Chinese translation skills
  • A bachelors degree or higher

If this sounds like you:

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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 315,000 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 three magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg Markets and Bloomberg Pursuits, covers the world with more than 2,400 news and multimedia professionals at more than 150 bureaus in 73 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 15,000 people in 192 locations around the world.

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