Translation Internship - French
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As a trusted global transformation partner, Welocalize accelerates the global business journey by enabling brands and companies to reach, engage, and grow international audiences. Welocalize delivers multilingual content transformation services in translation, localization, and adaptation for over 250 languages with a growing network of over 77,000 in-country linguistic resources. Driving innovation in language services, Welocalize delivers high-quality training data transformation solutions for NLP-enabled machine learning by blending technology and human intelligence to collect, annotate, and evaluate all content types. Our team works across locations in North America, Europe, and Asia serving our global clients in the markets that matter to them. www.welocalize.com
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
TRANSLATION INTERN (EN-->FR)
Welocalize is offering a 6-month internship for French translation students interested in gaining experience and developing their career as translators.
The purpose of our program is to develop the skills of young language professionals with a view to establishing long-term cooperation upon completion of the internship.
Interns will work closely with in-house mentors who will oversee their progress and offer guidance on specific projects. Successful candidates will participate in a broad range of translation-related activities, including but not limited to:
•Performing on-demand translation tasks (EN > FR) of different content types (UI, help marketing)
•Performing copy-edit tasks on assigned projects (EN > FR)
•Performing LSO tasks
•Assisting the language team with administrative tasks in relation to language projects
•Managing project-related queries
•Interacting with clients on linguistic matters as required
•Participating in calls with client reviewers
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIRED SKILLS
•B.A. in Translation/Applied Languages (final year) and final year Master student
•Fluent in French (native level), both written and spoken, fluent in English, both written and spoken
•Ability to commit to a placement for a minimum period of 6 months
•Eager to learn about the localization process and work as part of a translation team
•Passion for language, accuracy, style and readability
•Proficiency in Microsoft Office
•Ability to learn new localization tools and applications quickly.
•Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.
If you are interested in this remunerated internship, please click Apply.
We look forward to hearing from you!
OPEN FROM OCTOBER 2020 IN OUR BARCELONA OR CLUJ OFFICES