Translator and Interpreter - Korean

  • Location

    Amsterdam

  • Sector:

    Other

  • Contact:

    Georgia Christodoulou

  • Job ref:

    JN -042019-24828

  • Published:

    2 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-30

Job Description

Our client is a known company in the gaming industry and they are looking for a Translator/Interpreter for their Amsterdam office.

This position requires excellent communicative and interpersonal skills and a strong command of the English and Korean language. The applicant is capable of consecutive interpreting in English and Korean both ways (additional skills in simultaneous interpreting is strongly preferred). Being a self-starter, capable of time-management and possessing basic IT skills are strongly recommended.

Responsibilities

  • Point of contact for interpreting and translation of the EMEA office
  • Attend meetings and gatherings that require Korean or English interpretation
  • Accurate and succinct reproduction in Korean and English
  • Translate global and EMEA specific documents, emails and other forms of communication
  • Communicate with other global offices when this is required for confirming translations (factchecking, cross checking)
  • Self-manage own translation projects, tasks according to priority and delegate to other offices if necessary
  • Follow-up and track your tasks through task management applications (Trello)
  • Coordinate projects and tasks with other global offices
  • Use of technology and interpretation equipment such as microphones, headphones and applications for establishing conference calls (CISCO, Skype)

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree (ideally in Interpretation, Translation or Languages)
  • Native in both Korean and English (written and spoken)
  • Sharp eye for details
  • Assertive and a self-starter
  • Able to work independently as well as within a team
  • Experience in a multinational company

Pluses

  • Multilingual (French, German, Spanish, or other European language)
  • A passion for games.