Thursday, 20 June 2019

Translator x2 (12 Month Contract)

Market - related
Type d'emploi:
Date limite:
29 August 2018

Our client, a leading retailer, requires the service of a Translator

Key performance areas:


  • Analyse brief for translation services and provide solution
  • Use specialist dictionaries, thesauruses and reference books to find the closest equivalents for terminology and words used
  • Research legal, technical and scientific phraseology to find the correct translation
  • Read through original material and rewrite it in the target language, ensuring that the meaning of the source text is retained
  • Provide direction and strategic guidance on design translations practice
  • Liaise with Instructional Designers to discuss any unclear points
  • Quality Assure Translated texts received from external Translators
  • Accompany Presenter to Camera Shoots and provide recommendations regarding the use of Portuguese / French
  • Checking translations of technical terms and terminology to ensure that they are accurate and remain consistent throughout translation revisions
  • Proofread and edit final translated versions
  • Establish and maintain ‘translation as a service’ processes
  • Ensure that all Translation standards and templates are maintained
  • Perform the relevant filing activities
  • Manage all External Translations Projects

The successful candidate must have:

  • Must have Matric
  • Experience in Adult learning theory would be advantageous
  • Localisation of Portuguese / French in other African countries
  • Experience in learning design or delivery would be advantageous
  • Experience performing translation services in a training environment would be advantageous
  • Good writing and reporting skills
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills


Please Click here to apply