Sandberg Tarnslation Partners Whiteley, UK
Jul 30, 2018Full time
Danish Translator STP is looking for a Danish Translator to join its team of in-house linguists. Job in Brief Role: Danish Translator or Danish Translator/Project Manager Location: Whiteley (Hampshire), United Kingdom Start: 13 August 2018 or as agreed Job Description Danish Translator Working alongside STP’s translation teams and project managers, you will translate and revise content for a wide variety of clients, and subject areas ranging from information technology to technical and commercial texts. You will be trained for and use a host of translation environment tools, as well as learn machine translation post-editing, and benefit from being at the cutting edge of technological developments in the translation industry. Your daily tasks will include: translation and revision (English into Danish) of a wide range of domains and text types other linguistic tasks such as glossary creation, transcreation or content authoring quality control collaboration with other linguistic teams and departments across STP Job Description Danish Translator/Project Manager We also have a vacancy for a Danish Translator/Project Manager. Combining translation with project management, you will translate and localise content for some of the world’s most recognisable brands. You will also project-manage work assigned to freelance translators, and provide first-class service and support for one or more of STP’s key client accounts. Your daily tasks will include: translation and revision (English into Danish) managing projects from start to finish assigning work to freelance translators ensuring profitability and timely delivery quality control direct interaction with STP’s clients collaboration with other linguistic teams and departments across STP Our office is located in Whiteley, Hampshire, in the south of England. The office is commutable from the vibrant coastal cities of Portsmouth and Southampton, and is under two hours from London by train. Gatwick Airport is also only 90 minutes away by train. Skills and Experience Essential: undergraduate or postgraduate degree in languages, translation, communications, media or journalism native proficiency in Danish fluency in English positive, helpful and flexible attitude ability to learn new skills, technologies and workflows quickly great customer service skills Desirable: degree in English, Nordic languages or Translation Studies degrees in Media, Communications, Marketing or IT may also be considered translation or content creation experience excellent IT skills knowledge of computer-assisted translation (CAT) tools Company Description Sandberg Translation Partners Ltd (STP) is an ISO 17100-certified translation company with a strong reputation for reliability, service and linguistic quality. We have 20 years’ niche experience of the Nordic translation market, and translate more than 50 million words every year – mainly for other translation companies. Our core languages are Danish, English, Finnish, French, German, Icelandic, Norwegian and Swedish, but our rich database of trusted freelance linguists allows us to cover many other combinations on request. Our work environment is both stimulating and supportive, with structured training to help our in-house staff continuously grow and develop their skills. We employ a mix of junior, senior and lead in-house translators, as well as a large team of highly trained project managers. All staff have access to extensive reference materials, linguistic resources and the latest translation technology. We also offer a comprehensive range of company benefits, including private medical cover, cycle scheme, childcare vouchers, company pension, flexible working hours, 20 days’ annual leave (rising to 25 days after 5 years’ service) and regular social activities. Applications Please email your CV and cover letter to STP HR at firstname.lastname@example.org .