We are searching for a native French speaker able to be manage two different functions:
You will be responsible for editing the French reviews on the website. Usually, there are about 25 reviews a month. When editing, you will have to check that the factual content and the tone are correct, that the text is in accordance with the Bachtrack guidelines. You would be responsible for coordinating all the French reviewers and bringing in new reviewers as well as dealing with Bachtrack's social media content on Twitter and Facebook in French. You will be expected to translate a number of articles and reviews from English to French on a regular basis. We won't expect you to translate into English from French.
The skills you need for this job :
- You will be a native French speaker
- To know a lot about classical music
- To be a good writer
- To be able to understand Bachtrack's guidelines quickly
Objective: to ensure that our French content is up to a good standard and to increase the number of French speaking visitors to the site.
2. European Sales
You will be in charge of selling to France and other European countries. If you speak another language in addition, this would be a bonus.
The skills you need for this role :
to understand quickly how the site and the company work
to understand what we sell and listen to what our clients' are looking for
to be very dynamic on the phone
to take the initiative to find new clients
Objective: to increase the number of French speaking clients on Bachtrack and increase the income generated by them.
We are a small team in the office so there are other jobs all of us take part in and we would expect you to do too. You will also deal do listings input, sales support, administration and picture editing and anything else necessary for the smooth running of the site and the office.
You must be a native French speaker, and you must be fluent in English.
The job is permanent with one month's notice
You will start as soon as possible.
The office is in North London
Full-time job, from Monday to Friday 9h-17h30
4 weeks holidays, and bank holidays
More about us
Bachtrack was founded in January 2008 and is the largest classical event finder online. We list over 12,000 upcoming events in classical concerts, opera and dance. We also publish around 200 reviews every month from our team of around 120 reviewers based all around the world. David and Alison Karlin founded Bachtrack with the aim of bringing more people into the concert hall to experience the wonders of live classical music, opera and dance. This remains our goal and we will continue to innovate and to use the technology available to us in every way we can to keep Bachtrack a site of major interest to lovers of the arts across the world.