Proofreader (German to English)

Recruiter
Job Heron
Location
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
06 Jan 2018
Closes
03 Feb 2018
Ref
PROOF14441
Contact
Jobheron
Sectors
Multi lingual
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Proofreader / Proofreading / Copywriter / Editor

Experienced Proofreader 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 translations from German and ideally French into English using CAT tools & providing feedback to translators about relevant corrections
  • Editing English texts to ensure linguistic and grammatical accuracy
  • Ensuring texts consistently meet their clients' expectations
  • Being the main contact for internal and external translators for all linguistic issues

About You:

  • Several years' experience as a translator/proofreader/editor for German into English translations
  • Degree in translation studies or related with focus on German into English translations (focus on engineering and automotive texts are a bonus)
  • Exceptional native-level English language skills with advanced writing skills & high stylistic and grammatical competency
  • Exceptional German language skills
  • Fluent-level French language skills (desirable)
  • Pronounced sense of quality and responsibility
  • Comprehensive knowledge of CAT tools (e. Trados Studio, Transit NXT, Across)

They have some great benefits on offer, including:

  • An international office
  • Comprehensive training
  • Company pension plan
  • 25 days holiday plus bank & public holidays

Have we caught your interest?

Type: Permanent, Full Time

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Please also include a cover letter, your desired salary and availability within your CV.

Successful candidates will be invited to do a test translation.

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