Vertaler Portugees / Translator Portuguese

publicatie:  aanvraagnummer: 1981703

Dow Benelux BV
aantal uur
40 uur
€ 2700 per maand
5 dagen per week


For BPSC Terneuzen (Dow chemical's service center) we are looking for a Translator Portuguese (40 hrs - fulltime)

Role Description:
The Translator Specialist is responsible for delivering timely, consistent and efficient
translations and localizations of the whole company documentation, among all the different
functions and departments, by using the internal Computer Aided Translation and Localization tools.

Job Expectations:
- Translate customer requests within the target deadline
- Effectively coordinate and prioritize job responsibilities to meet deadlines for work
- Provide customers with a grammatically correct, well-expressed final version of the
translated text
- Uphold the Dow reputation by providing excellent customer service

Indicative Activities:
- Receive and understand translation request. In case the request is not clear, obtain more
information from the requestor
- Read through original material and rewrite it in the target language, ensuring that the
meaning of the source text is retained
- Use specialized vocabulary, thesaurus and reference sources to find the closest
equivalents for terminology and words used
- Creation of glossaries and style guides for terminology management purposes
- Use the Dow system and/or other translation tools
- Make sure deadlines are followed and timely communication about status is assured
- Deliver translations in their original layout, graphics, and document format as
requested by the customer
- Proofread and edit final translated versions either within Dow or from freelancers
- Provide time estimates for the offered translation services
- When necessary work together with a Subject Matter Expert for final check and follow
up on any changes

Bachelor's degree or higher in Translation and Interpreting or related field (e.g. Foreign Languages and Literatures; Language Education etc.)

Experience in Translation and/or Interpreting is a clear advantage

Other Qualifications:
- Native speaker of the required language (or C2 level of the CEFR)
- Excellent English language skills (at least C1 level of the CEFR)
-Effective writing skills in both source (mainly English) and target (native) language
- Must be familiar with common technical terminology and specialized jargons
- Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Desktop applications
- Experience with Computer Aided Translation and Localization tools (knowledge of
Wordfast and Olifant is definitely a plus)
- Cultural awareness and ability to work with a diverse group of people
- Customer service mindset
- Ability to multi-task and prioritize projects as appropriate
- High level of accuracy

Uiteraard staat deze vacature open voor zowel mannen als vrouwen.



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