Our company is searching for a professional and quick-thinking translator who can perform interpretation services in real-time for the management team during meetings with foreign clientele and can transcribe texts in other languages.
- Attend meetings between the management team and clients to make real-time translations.
- Review documents in other languages and summarize them to managers verbally.
- Transcribe documents in different languages.
- Take language tests once a year to maintain fluency certification.
- Work cross-departmentally to ensure translations are accurate and clear.
- Assist with other business requirements in need of translation as assigned.
- Reading through original material and rewriting it in the target language, ensuring that the meaning of the source text is retained.
- Using dictionaries, thesauruses, and reference books to find the closest equivalents for terminology and words used.
- Staying current with the latest language idioms and cultural references to allow for hyper-realistic translations.
- Provide video conferencing, localization, and personal translation services when needed.
- Uphold strict confidentiality policy when translating materials.
- Follow various translation-quality standards to ensure legal and ethical obligations to the customer.
- Fluent in English and Mandarin
- Taken a language assessment test and pass one for each language mentioned above
- 2+ years of professional translation experience
- Speak, understand and write fluently in at least two languages
- High school graduate or equivalent
- Professional and attentive
- Proficiency in the use of a range of computer packages - knowledge of translation-oriented applications and software is helpful
- Excellent writing skills and command of grammar