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  • Posted: Mar 27, 2023
    Deadline: Not specified
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    Carry1st is the leading publisher of social games and interactive content in Africa. We work with studios across the globe - from Addis Ababa to Sofia to New York City - to level up their games and scale in dynamic, frontier markets. In addition to our full-stack publishing service, we’ve built a proprietary payments and ecommerce experience which allo...
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    Localisation Manager


    • You’ll be responsible for localising our products and marketing campaigns to authentically connect with our customers. Carry1st translates our games across Africa and around the world.
    • In this role, you’ll manage all of our translation activities - working with partners to translate games into English, French, Arabic, Zulu, Afrikaans, Swahili, Nigerian Pidgin, Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, and more!

    You Will:

    • Liaise with Product and Growth Leads to understand localisation requirements.
    • Manage and communicate production timelines.
    • Engage external partners to deliver translated text.
    • Design and manage the quality assurance process to test translated assets
    • Collaborate with engineering to build processes for how in-game content will be translated.


    • Experience in a translation or localisation role, ideally in games / digital entertainment.
    • Knowledge of project management methodologies and processes.
    • Solid understanding of localisation best practices.
    • A deep appreciation of cultural nuances and sensitivities.
    • You are an exceptional collaborator with strong communication skills, both written and verbal.

    Carry1st is a fast-growing, dynamic place to work. And while we are laser focused on building the flagship mobile internet company in Africa, our team is fully remote and 100% global - with people in 25+ countries! At Carry1st, you will:

    • Build awesome, industry-changing products, every day
    • Grow with a VC-backed startup at the intersection of gaming, fintech, and web3
    • Work from anywhere in the world with international teammates
    • Own shares in the Company - enabling you to benefit from the value you create

    Some Additional Perks:

    • Co-working excursions: Travel to meet your colleagues in cities around the world
    • Awesome equipment: Get everything you need to work effectively
    • Remote working allowance: Put an additional $600 / year to optimise your WFH experience
    • Learning and development: Attend courses, conferences and training events
    • Social events: Participate in regular company events to relax and connect with teammates
    • Birthday leave: Enjoy a paid day off on your special day

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