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Content & Arabic Translation Executive | E-COMMERCE | ACE HARDWARE| DUBAI,UAE

Date: 18-Sep-2021

Location: Dubai, AE

Company: Al Futtaim Private Company LLC

Job Requisition ID: 102401 

No two days are the same at Al-Futtaim, no matter what role you have. Our work is driven by the desire to make a difference and to have a meaningful impact with the goal of enriching everyday lives. Take our engaging and supportive work environment and couple it with a company culture that recognises and rewards quality performance, and what do you get? The chance to push the limits every single day.


As a humble family business that started on the banks of the Dubai Creek in the 1930s, Al-Futtaim has expanded to a presence in 31 countries, a portfolio of over 200 companies, and 42,000 employees. You’ll find us in industries ranging from automotive and retail, to finance and real estate, and connecting people with international names like Lexus, Ikea, and Adidas. Our team is proudly multicultural and multinational because that kind of diverse representation gives us the global mindset to grow and impact the people, markets, and trends around us.


Come join us to live well, work better, and be the best.





To shoulder the responsibility for translation of English content, improvement and maintenance of content across all marketing channels to achieve our business goals. Mainly to manage the entire lifecycle of multiple translation projects in a fast-paced environment. Further, to collaborate with SEO guys to increase search relevancy; conducting keyword research, testing for relevance, optimizing content, generating meta tags, maintaining metadata, performing strategic link building and measuring/ reporting overall content effectiveness.


Description of the Tasks :


  • Translate more general (site-wide) customer information such as FAQs, Product Descriptions, About Us, Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, Help Pages, Projects Articles, News Letters and many more.
  • Translate 2000-2500 words /20-25 SKUs per day (if working purely on translation).
  • Work closely with both SEO and SEM guys to ensure SEO best practices are properly implemented for the Arabic websites.
  • Collaborate with English Content Writers, Visual Merchandizing Team, Marketing & Design Teams to develop & translate marketing spots
  • Copy-write, translate and maintain Arabic content that speaks to various client-specific personas and market segments; creating a user-friendly experience for the reader.
  • Deliver weekly reports on Arabic content for brand site & product content





  • English-Arabic Translation Diploma / Degree
  • Bachelor’ Degree in Arts/ Languages 

Minimum Experience and Knowledge:  

  • Tech Savvy and multi-tasking
  • Hands on experience with MS Office
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work with teams within the brand, organization & outside 
  • Good organizational and time-management skills.


Job-Specific/Technical Skills required to complete the tasks:

  • Excellent writing skills in Arabic and English.   
  • Familiarity with and knowledge of social media.
  • Basic Knowledge of SEO and web traffic metrics.

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