€1,800 - €2,500 yearly
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  • Barcelona, Spain
  • Jul 23, 2018
Full time English (Beginner) Swedish Translator

Job Description

Do you have a passion for writing and does Barcelona sound like the perfect town for you? Then we got your dream job

Candidate requirements:

  • Swedish Native speaker in the respective languages.
  • Formal higher education in translation (recognized degree) or similar.
  • At least 1 year of documented professional experience in translating/proofreading technical texts.
  • C1 level of written and oral French and English.
  • Knowledge of further North-European languages is an advantage.
  • Scrupulous approach to detailed work and ability to judge which changes are necessary.
  • Willing to learn and accept feedback.


Main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Translation and proofreading in the language combinations: French into Swedish.
  • Coordinate queries and terminology with the team of resources.
  • Build glossaries and style guides for specific domains and clients.
  • Check and validate corrections.  Evaluate the quality level provided by the team of resources.
  • Extensive experience using CAT tools (SDL Trados/MemoQ) as well as tech savvy and curious about new technologies.
  • Analyse and evaluate the files to be translated, as well as prepare and process these files for external translation (detect and process repetitions, carry out pre-translations, etc.).