04.03.2015

In-house Finnish translator

Purpose:
• To provide high quality translations from English and/or German into their mother tongue, to the time, quality and cost requirements dictated by our contracts.

Principal Accountabilities:

•Translation and proof reading of technical documents (Automotive/IT/Telecoms)
•Take total accountability for the quality of the finished product delivered to the customer
•Undertake quality audits and provide reports for internal and external use
•Ensure that feedback is provided to external suppliers on the quality of their work to enable suppliers to provide a quality service
•Research of subject matter and terminology as required to ensure customer quality requirements are met
•Support Translation Resourcing Analysts in identification/provision of reference materials to ensure consistency across translations performed by different translators
•Compile linguistic and style guidelines as required to ensure customer quality standards are met
•Attend! the necessary training/development programmes to ensure own knowledge and skills are kept to a consistantly high standard
•Maintenance of library material, terminology databases and translation memories
•Participate in cross-functional project teams
•Pro-actively participate in the development/improvement of translation and project processes.

Candidate requirements:
Finnish to a mother tongue standard is essential
Bachelor's Degree Linguistics, applied languages, machine translation or similar discipline
Good knowledge of Translation and Terminology tools (TRADOS/Multiterm)
Proficiency in the use of CAT tools and managing terminology databases.
Capable of managing resourcing and problem resolution for a large number of localisation projects.
Resourceful, well organised and able to work in a high-pressure fast moving environment.
The ability to cope extremely well with the ever-changing nature of the business.
Fluency within a second lang! uage preferred, German would be an advantage

=====================================================
Työpaikan katuosoite: Slough, UK
Työn kesto: 12 months Fixed Term Contract
Palkkaus: £20.000-£23.000 per annum

=====================================================
Työnantaja: Xerox
WWW-osoite:

=====================================================
Viimeinen hakupäivä: 20/12/2012
Ilmoitus nro: 50983