English>Greek EU texts freelance translators

OMADA is looking for experienced freelance English>Greek translators of EU texts to assist us in our 2 newly awarded contracts with the Translation Centre of the Bodies of the EU. You will be part of our translation team, working closely with our Project Manager and being responsible for producing high-quality translations conforming to ISO 17100:2015, within the set deadlines and in accordance with the purpose of the translation project, including the linguistic conventions of the target language and relevant project specifications.

Department: Translation
Project Location(s): Work from home
Education: University Degree or equivalent qualification
Compensation: Per-project basis

Responsibilities

  • Translate various EU texts including vacancy notices, website content, press releases, reports and white papers.
  • Revise already translated texts
  • Understand and correctly comply with OMADA’s linguistic processes and procedures as well as each project’s requirements as per the EU style guide
  • Meet the required standards for quality, throughput and delivery deadlines
  • Manage terminology effectively
  • Use translation tools to improve quality and increase productivity
  • Check your translations before final delivery to the Project Manager

Essential Skills/Experience

The minimum qualifications to provide translation services to OMADA conforming to the ISO 17100 International Standard must meet the following criteria:

  • A recognised graduate qualification in translation or a recognised graduate qualification in any other field from an institution of higher education
  • At least 2 to 5 years of full-time professional experience in translating
  • Ability to work under pressure and to meet short deadlines
  • Well organized and able to follow methodology
  • Detail oriented
  • Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
  • Knowledge of SDL Trados Studio (2015-2017)
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