This is an excellent opportunity to work in a fast growing global translations agency with existing offices in London, Hong Kong and New York. Our main clients are leading players in the financial services and media sectors.
An essential criterion for this internship is that it should be a compulsory part of a candidate’s degree programme, or alternatively count towards the Erasmus or Leonardo exchange programme.
The successful candidate will be a confident linguist, with a professional attitude to service, and an entrepreneurial spirit.
Excellent communication skills are necessary along with an eye for detail, and a high level of linguistic skill. Ideally the candidate will be fluent in written and spoken English and other European languages.
The role will involve taking responsibility for:
- Helping Project Managers to monitor all jobs to ensure timely allocation of translators and proofreaders, using proprietary workflow and project management tools.
- Checking and editing translations.
- Recruitment of new translators (checking CVs, contacting references, browsing the different websites which offer translation services…)
- Updating the database (creating new accounts for clients/translators and updating the existing ones, creating and updating Translation Memories…)
Minimum stay – 3 months
Location – Victoria, London
Working hours – Monday to Friday, 9am to 6pm
Although this is an unpaid position, our interns are entitled to a monthly amount of £200, to go towards travel expenses, food, etc..