Danish Translator

  • Sandberg Tarnslation Partners
  • Whiteley, UK
  • Jul 30, 2018
Full-time English (Fluent) Danish

Job Description

 

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 stp.hr@stptrans.com.