Seeking translators for different languages - Translation Centre for the Bodies of the European Union: Job 00040733
Source language(s): German, French, English
Target language(s): English, German, French
Details of the project: Dear Madam/Sir,
PRESTO Translation Centre is currently looking for experienced freelance translators from English and French into German, from German and French into English and from German and English into French for long term cooperation – translations in the legal field.
In the past 10 years PRESTO has been holding two of the main translation contracts for the European Parliament. As an acknowledged and longstanding partner of the EP and several other European bodies we therefore aim at offering our experience even further.
We are looking for native-speaking translators who have previous experience with translating documents for the European Union and other international institutions.
The minimum level of qualification is the following:
1) have a university degree or equivalent qualification in law (or a qualification giving access to employment as an advocate, barrister or solicitor)
2) have a university degree or equivalent qualification in translation or languages
The translation experience in relevant language combination must be equivalent to at least 2 000 standard pages in the legal field (one year’s full time work as in-house translator in equivalent to 1 000 standard pages).
The translator must prove his/her translation experience with REFERENCE LETTERS or CERTIFICATES which must clearly indicate the volume of work done, the language combination concerned, the field of translation and the person involved and must be signed (by a third party).
Please note that SDL Trados is obligatory for this project.
In case you are interested in the cooperation with us, and you fulfil the above stated qualification requirements, please send us your updated CV along with your best rates (per standard page) and your fields of expertise.
If you would also like to apply for the position of a proofreader/reviser, please state it in your reply.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to strict rules of the tender we can only accept applications from translators who fulfil the above mentioned requirements and are able to clearly prove it (e.g. reference letters, certificates).
This job is already available.
Special requirements to the applicants: SDL Trados