TransPerfect

Dutch into English Translator/Proofreader

ID
2015-5669
Category
Linguist
NL-Utrecht

Responsibilities

  • Understand TransPerfect’s quality standards and make sure they are upheld to meet the client’s expectations
  • Properly utilize all appropriate supplemental materials (refer to client PAQ, reference material, glossaries, etc.) making sure they are consistent throughout the jobs
  • Provide feedback to Project Manager re: project-specific non-conformances, resolutions and quality of the file reviewed
  • Translate and proofread various types of documents (based on subject matter expertise)
  • Ensure translated documents mirror the original source document
  • Efficiently maintains formal disciplined operations procedures across a variety of client projects
  • Track project-specific non-conformances and resolutions
  • Personally perform project QA steps
  • Assist with making new department processes while improving on existing ones
  • Edit jobs by freelance translators
  • Maintain databases and amend translation memories
  • Establish and maintain excellent relationships with contract translators and proofreaders globally
  • Ensure customer sign-off of end product
  • Demonstrate effective utilization of staff, effectively delegate responsibility
  • Keep clients informed of project progress
  • Work on preflight material

Qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor's degree or its equivalent
  • Must be a native English speaker
  • Able to translate from Dutch
  • Prior translation / proofreading experience
  • A plus if experienced in medical / pharmaceutical/ legal fields
  • Acute attention to detail, spelling and grammar
  • Ability to support multiple projects
  • Experience coordinating assignment of resources
  • Ability to maintain professionalism in all situations, especially under tight deadlines

Overview

Originally established in 1997 as a translation agency for the European Parliament, Overtaal has grown over the years to become a full-service language and communication firm. Whatever your needs – precise translations, tailored language training courses, incisive texts – we are at your service. We meet deadlines and ensure quality at all levels.

 

You will come to know us as a reliable partner, from submission of the original order right through to delivery of the final product. Our trainers, revisers and translators are enthusiastic language professionals who combine a passion for language with a result-oriented approach. Our clients include government institutions and multinationals, as well as a wide range of smaller enterprises. We prioritize and invest in the development of long-term relationships with our clients. Maximizing results in consultation with the client is what we are all about.

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