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Locations : INTL-Hong Kong
Job Description : Overview :
The full time Translator position (Simplified Chinese
English) is a key player for the Hong Kong Production Department with a focus on financial translations. TransPerfect’s Hong Kong Finance team services works for the top players within the financial industry with a focus on investment banking and equity research, requiring an extremely high level of service, professionalism, and translation quality and care.
Your particular language skills and investment banking knowledge will allow you to produce well-polished and client-facing translations up to the standards of the client.
The Translator will be responsible for managing all aspects of quality production on the translations coming across your desk.
Translate documents, not specific to one industry or area
Edit jobs by freelance translators and reach out to senior linguists for final approval on modifications
Maintain glossaries and style guides
Juggle multiple projects and priorities in a fast-paced environment
Respond to client calls in real time during working hours
Receive requests from client, understand the scope, negotiate timelines if needed and coordinate with the offsite translation team
Flexibility to work in a shift schedule including evenings and weekends
Ad hoc tasks as requested by the Account Leads or your supervisor
Required Skills :
Fluency in Simplified Chinese and English
Excellent communication (written and verbal) skills in Simplified Chinese and English
1-3 years of experience translating or editing documents
Ability to support multiple projects by keeping accurate and up-to-date project specs
Ability to accept feedback and use it advantageously on future tasks
Minimum passing grade Chinese to English and English to Chinese language tests
Subject to a background check
Required Experience :
Minimum Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent
Desired Skills and Experience :
Experience in financial / investment banking sector
Prior IBD translation industry experience is a plus