This project has been closed and is no longer available.

This project has been closed and is no longer available.

Translating articles FR/EN

Job Description


Provide Translation services to support the company's long term needs. Develop processes that enable us to consistently produce products of the highest quality that read and interpret as if they were crafted in the original target language.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Convert articles in the source language (French) to equivalent concepts in the target language (English)
Read, and write fluently in both English and French
Relay the style and tone of the original language
Manage work schedules to meet deadlines
Render spoken messages accurately, quickly, and clearly
Translators:
Translate written materials from one language into another language. The goal of a translator is to have people read the translation as if it were the original. To do that, the translator must be able to write sentences that maintain or duplicate the structure and style of the original meaning while keeping the ideas and facts of the original meaning accurate. Translators must properly transmit any cultural references, including slang, and other expressions that do not translate literally. Translators must read the original language fluently. All translation work is done on a computer, and translators receive and submit most assignments electronically. Translations often go through several revisions before becoming final.
Minimum Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to include education and experience:
Fluency in the target language, English (native level) and French
Must be able to demonstrate strong writing and communication skills
Must be able to demonstrate strong computer skills and familiarity with translation / Interpretation tools
Must have strong organizational skills and attention to detail
The ability to multitask and maintain scheduling requirements
Pay: based on experience