Korean speaking (Korean INTO English) Translation Proofreader

  • Job Reference: P32495
  • Date Posted: 24 May 2018
  • Recruiter: The Language Business
  • Location: Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £22,500
  • Sector: Translation
  • Language(s): Korean
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jonathan Grimes
  • Email: jgrimes@languagebusiness.co.uk
  • Telephone: 020 8503 7766

Job Description

Our client is a truly international translation company, working with some of the world's most high profile companies and brands.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES 
To join the international translation department, they wish to recruit a Korean speaking Translation Proofreader. The language combination is English mother tongue + fluent Korean - this is essential.

Your role will include the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Word-by-word checking of translations prepared by technical staff in English and Korean
  • Adapting existing translations to conform to new versions of documents
  • General office work relating to the finishing and dispatch of translations

CANDIDATE EXPERIENCE / SKILLS

  • English to mother tongue standard + fluency in Korean
  • Educated to degree/university level in a language discipline
  • Have an ability to work quickly and proof read from Korean into English
  • Experience of TRADOS is an advantage but not essential

SALARY, BENEFITS & CAREER PROGRESSION 
£22,500 + benefits ( non-contributory pension scheme, life assurance, private medical insurance, childcare vouchers, free off-site parking ) . Career progression to full translator status is an option.