Proofreader / Translator (German to English)
Proofreader / Proofreading / Translator / Editor / German / English
Experienced Proofreader / Translator with exceptional German language skills is needed by our client, an international ISO-certified language service provider, to be based at their Nottingham branch. They provide top-class translations for corporate clients.
With offices across the UK, Germany, USA and Bulgaria, more than 90 in-house translators and project managers, and over 150 employees worldwide, their team continues to expand rapidly.
On any given day, you may find yourself:
- Proofreading English translations and translating German documents into English using CAT tools, focussing on engineering, automotive and technical texts
- Editing English texts to ensure linguistic and grammatical accuracy
- Ensuring texts consistently meet their clients' expectations
- Contact person for in-house translator team providing ongoing feedback
- Being the main contact for internal and external translators for all linguistic issues
- Degree in translation studies or related with focus on German into English translations (focus on engineering and automotive texts are a bonus)
- Several years' translation industry experience working as a translator, proofreader or editor of English and bilingual texts with a focus on technical and engineering topics
- Exceptional German language skills (essential), and additionally French (ideally)
- Exceptional native-level English language skills with advanced writing skills & high stylistic and grammatical competency
- Comprehensive knowledge of CAT tools (e.g. Trados Studio, Transit NXT, Across)
What's on offer?
- An international office
- Comprehensive training
- Company pension plan
- 25 days holiday plus bank & public holidays
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Type: Permanent, Full Time
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Successful candidates will be invited to do a test translation.