We’re currently seeking a full-time Head of Translations / German to English Senior Translator to work in-house at our Nottingham-based company.
In recent years we’ve built a successful team of in-house translators and proofreaders working mainly from German to English, but also from several other European languages. Our clients have very exacting requirements in terms of both translation quality and our overall responsiveness. To meet these expectations our team have highly developed translation, proofreading and time-management competences. An opportunity has now arisen to appoint a talented translator with the necessary people skills to manage the department. Reporting to the Managing Director you will possess the ambition and skillset to develop our team to their highest capabilities whilst remaining focused on business and organisational priorities.
You will fulfil the following essential requirements:
You will also ideally have one or more of the following:
The position entails the following main responsibilities:
As you gain more experience, further opportunities are likely to include:
Start date: 1 June 2021 or by arrangement.
A managerial-level salary with benefits along with full on-the-job training is offered. Some homeworking may also be considered. To apply, please send a CV and detailed covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that we are unable to reply to all applicants individually. Applicants who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date may assume that they have regrettably not been successful on this occasion. Shortlisted applicants will be asked to attempt a number of translation test pieces before successful candidates are invited for interview.
Job posted on 14 April 2021; closing date 30 April 2021.