Portuguese to English Translator Job in Edinburgh, UK
Jobs and career opportunities for Portuguese to English translators with Edinburgh Translation Services Translation Agency
Thank you for your interest in becoming a freelance translator working for Edinburgh Translation Services. The below relates to a job as a freelance translator from Portuguese to English. If you translate from English to Portuguese instead, please see: English to Portuguese translator jobs available in Edinburgh
Portuguese to English Translator Role in Edinburgh
Edinburgh Translation Services, a progressive translation agency in Edinburgh are in search of several experienced Portuguese to English Translators to work from the head office or potentially remotely elsewhere in the United Kingdom depending on experience and qualifications.
This Portuguese to English Translator position is on a freelance / contractor basis, but could lead to a full-time position (if desired). Note that the base rate for professional translators from Portuguese to English translation services starts at £40 per hour, though may be higher depending on the complexity of the text.
Please note that the following minimum criteria are mandatory, and if you do not match all of these, please do not send your CV as it will be ignored.
We will endeavor to respond to all applicants, but due to high volumes of applicants, sometimes this is not possible. If you do not hear from us, rest assured we will hold your details on file and potentially contact you in the future.
Mandatory Criteria for Portuguese to English translators
- University educated in Portuguese to English translation
- Native English Speaker (mother tongue as English)
- Minimum 3 years experience as a Portuguese to English translator
Additional (desired) criteria for Portuguese to English translators
Please mention if you comply with these additional criteria in your cover letter or email.
- Centrally located in Edinburgh, or elsewhere in the UK (Please note, this position is available to work remotely, provided you match all the rest of the criteria)
- Can receive payments via PayPal or TransferWise
- Have experience performing English Website Translations
- Are authorised by the appropriate government body to perform sworn or legalised translations from Portuguese to English
How to apply for Portuguese to English translator job at Edinburgh Translation Services
Should you wish to apply for this role, please send the following to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject of the email being: "Portuguese to English Translator CV"
- Your standard freelance rates
- Your availability over the next month
- A direct link to your Proz profile
- Your CV (with references)
Before sending your CV, please review the summary of this occupation as listed below:
Portuguese to English Freelance Translator
Responsibilities of a Portuguese to English Freelance Translator: A Portuguese to English translator in Edinburgh translates documents, audio clips, videos and other materials from Portuguese to English and delivers the completed work via email or electronic file transfer service.
Estimated Salary: Approximately GBP £40 per hour
Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Can work Remotely? Yes
This job was first posted on Edinburgh Translation Services on 2020-12-16 - this position was last updated on . Edinburgh Translation Services is an established translation agency with translators based in Edinburgh, United Kingdom.
There are many other related jobs that Edinburgh Translation Services requires to be filled apart from translators. Below are just a few of the many resources that Edinburgh Translation Services is often in search of. Again, this is always done on a project-by-project basis, so please feel free to send through your CV if you are experienced at any (or several) of the following:
- English Web Development
- English Interpreting
- Graphic Design
- Legal Consulting
- Medical Consulting
- English Internet Marketing
Not sure if you are right for the role?
We would invite you to review (in detail) the services offered by English translation agencies in Edinburgh, and consider how many of the translation services you would be able to provide. Be sure to indicate these services within your cover letter.