Job opportunity – Principal Dutch Translator, European Central Bank

The European Central Bank (ECB) is seeking a Principal Dutch Translator for a “fixed-term contract which may be converted into a permanent contract after three years subject to individual performance and organisational needs”.

Location: Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Closing date: 18 October 2022.  Continue reading

Job opportunities – Council of Europe (EN>FR)

The Council of Europe in Strasbourg is holding an external recruitment competition for a French mother tongue Translator at the Registry of the European Court of Human Rights.

As a French mother tongue Translator, you will:

  • translate, from English into French, documents of a primarily legal nature drafted by Judges of the Court and members of its Registry;
  • ensure the linguistic quality of legal texts written in French by nonnative speakers;

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Job opportunity – World Trade Organization (Reviser, FR)

With apologies for short notice (the closing date for this job is tomorrow!)… The World Trade Organization is seeking a Reviser of French language translations at their office in Geneva, Switzerland.

Le Secrétariat de l’OMC cherche à pourvoir deux postes de réviseur de langue française à la Section française de traduction de la Division des services linguistiques et de la documentation. Continue reading

Job opportunity – Linguistic Assistants at EU institutions (ET, HR, IT, NL, PL, PT)

The EU Institutions are looking for Croatian, Dutch, Estonian, Italian, Polish, and Portuguese linguistic assistants (grade AST 1).

“As a linguistic assistant, you will help linguists, translators and lawyer-linguists in translation, revision and finalisation work and you will ensure document management.” Continue reading

Job opportunity – World Intellectual Property Organization

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is looking for a technology-focused Translation Applications Manager to be based at the Geneva office in Switzerland.

The Translation Applications Manager is responsible for managing software applications relating to translation, machine translation, terminology for the Section and for all three translation areas within the Organization. Continue reading

Job opportunities – Translators, Moody’s

Moody’s, the global integrated risk assessment firm, currently has two job vacancies – one trilingual (combination of English + Modern Standard Arabic + French), and the other English-French.

The roles focus on translations of rating methodologies, research, rating and non-rating action PRs, and internal translations (legal documents, commercial needs, etc.), in addition to performing quality checks on translations. Location is London, GB. Continue reading

Job opening – English Precis-writers/Translators, United Nations

The United Nations Office at Geneva invites applications to examination for placement on the Global Language Roster of English précis-writers/translators. The aim is to expand the Global Language Roster of English précis-writers/translators as qualified for employment through temporary appointments or on WAE contracts by the Department for General Assembly and Conference Management. Continue reading

Job opportunity – Chinese interpreter, United Nations

The Chinese Interpretation Section, Interpretation Service, Department for General Assembly and Conference Management at the United Nations headquarters in New York is seeking two Chinese interpreters.

English and French are the working languages in the United Nations Secretariat. For these positions, a perfect command of Chinese, normally expected to be the candidate’s main language, is required. Candidates must also possess an excellent command of English or French. Continue reading