Full-time position in a diplomatic mission, translating ES>EN and EN>ES primarily, with some French translation on occasion, and revision of English texts on a wide variety of topics and of varying nature. The successful incumbent will have native-level English, be fluent in Spanish and have a good base of French. Adaptability is essential, as the pace of work and subject matter vary greatly.
Provide accurate, idiomatic translations (ES<>EN, on occasion >FR) Proofread English texts (emails, letters, speeches) Be available for consultations on terminology and English grammar/style Assist with telephone communication in English on complicated issues Based on verbal explanation in Spanish, draft emails or letters in clear, professional English
Qualifications and competencies:
Related education and experience
Ability to work independently with efficiency and accuracy Self-motivated, organized and able to multi-task and prioritize to meet deadlines Strong attention to detail with excellent time management skills Proficient in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.