Translation internship opportunity – Airbus, Spain

Following hot on the heels of yesterday’s post on a (rare) conference covering the subject of business translation, here is an interesting opportunity for a Translation Internship for young people with English and Spanish who have studied Translation, English Philology or Business Administration.

The post is located at Airbus AOSL Getafe, in Madrid, Spain. Continue reading

Job opportunity – Translator at law firm (DE)

A reader of the blog has asked me to post the following job: “Rare opportunity to join a team of legal translators at CMS Hasche Sigle in Stuttgart. CMS is a leading commercial law firm in Germany with 600 lawyers in Germany and abroad. Permanent, full-time post with prospect of promotion in due time. German-English with native English speaker preferred.” Continue reading

United Nations English Language Day

English, along with French, is one of the two working languages of the United Nations Secretariat, and one of the Organization’s six official languages.

English Language Day at the UN is celebrated on 23 April, the date traditionally observed as both the birthday and date of death of William Shakespeare.

Language Days at the UN aim to entertain as well as inform, with the goal of increasing awareness and respect for the history, culture and achievements of each of the six working languages among the UN community.  Continue reading