Translator with native level German

Language Matters
£22000 - £25000/annum
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A dynamic language services company with clients in the IT industry is currently looking for a Translator with German to mother tongue standard and English.

The role is a combination of translation as well as project management. As a German speaking Translator and Project Manager your responsibilities will be planning, scheduling, monitoring and managing multiple translation projects, including selecting and assigning translation teams and coordinating translation process with translators and proof-readers/editors. In addition, day to day tasks will include translations from English into German, quality management and proof reading.

Linguistic consultancy in German, including advising the team on linguistic issues is required as well as assisting with the assessment of document technicality/genre. The translations from English into German are likely to be based upon IT terminology.


* A perfect command of all aspects and stylistic levels of English, and the ability to translate from English into German plus ideally another European language
* A postgraduate qualification in Translation
* Solid experience of translation within the IT field
* Ideally familiarity with IT terminology
* Agency experience will be beneficial
* Ability to grasp complex and varied issues
* An interest and ability to master CAT tools and terminology tools, as well as internal office-automation software

To apply, please send your CV in Word format to Frank. If you have applied for any other languagematters vacancy there is no need to re-apply, as your CV will be considered for all vacancies that match your language skills and work experience.

We work constantly to provide equal opportunities for all, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, social background, religion, disability or sexuality.

NB: Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK or hold a valid work permit. Please note that we contact successful candidates within 3-4 working days. Language Matters is acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy