Proofreader (m/f) for German → English

Your duties:

  • Proofreading translations from German into English using CAT tools across a broad spectrum of areas but with a focus on financial and legal texts
  • Ensuring that texts are of consistent quality and meet the high standards our clients expect
  • Editing English texts from our internal and external translator team regarding linguistic and grammatical accuracy
  • Contact person for in-house translator team providing ongoing feedback

Your profile:

    • Degree in translation studies or related field with focus on German into English translations; a topical focus on finacial and legal texts will be advantageous
    • A minimum of five years experience in the translation industry as translator, proofreader or editor of English and bilingual texts with a focus on financial and legal topics
    • Exceptional German language skills; ideally French as an additional working language
    • English at native speaker level with advanced writing skills and very high stylistic and grammatical competency
    • Comprehensive knowledge of CAT tools such as Trados Studio and/or Transit NXT and/or Across

We offer:

  • An international and challenging work environment within the EVS Translations Group
  • Insurance for medical, dental, life, vision, long and short term disability
  • Pension plan benefits
  • 16 vacation days, 10 company holidays, 5 sick days
  • Comprehensive training for the position

 

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