Friday, 5 February 2010

Oxfam translation placement

Seen on the Chartered Institute of Linguists website this evening, an unpaid but interesting-looking part-time internship in translation:

OXFAM GB Translation Internships
2010-02-02 OXFAM GB Translation Internships

Based in Oxford - 3-6 months minimum, part-time (expenses only paid)

A fantastic opportunity to gain experience in the translation industry within the context of an International NGO

Tasks include:

* Proofreading and translating
* Creating glossaries
* Project management of translation projects
* Working with freelance translators

Ideal candidate would bring the following to the role:

* Fluent in one or more languages: French, Spanish, Portuguese or Arabic
* Degree or equivalent in Translation
* Good interpersonal skills and an ability to work well in a team
* Ability to organise, plan and prioritise work
* Previous project management experience an advantage

Please send a C.V. and covering letter to

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