Swahili to English Translator Job in Leeds, UK
Jobs and career opportunities for Swahili to English translators with Leeds Translation Services Translation Agency
Thank you for your interest in becoming a freelance translator working for Leeds Translation Services. The below relates to a job as a freelance translator from Swahili to English. If you translate from English to Swahili instead, please see: English to Swahili translator jobs available in Leeds
Swahili to English Translator Role
A Swahili to English translator in Leeds translates documents, audio clips, videos and other materials from Swahili to English and delivers the completed work via email or electronic file transfer service.
Leeds Translation Services is looking to recruit 4 to 8 experienced Swahili to English translators for ongoing projects. This position is on a freelance / contractor basis, but may lead to a full-time position. Depending on the type of text, format, and timeline (e.g. rush or standard), this can rise dramatically.
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 Swahili to English translators
- University educated in Swahili to English translation
- Native English Speaker (mother tongue as English)
- Minimum 3 years experience as a Swahili to English translator
Additional (desired) criteria for Swahili to English translators
Please mention if you comply with these additional criteria in your cover letter or email.
- Centrally located in Leeds, 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 Swahili to English
How to apply for Swahili to English translator job at Leeds 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: "Swahili to English Translator CV"
- Your standard freelance rates
- A direct link to your Proz profile
- Your availability over the next month
- Your CV (with references)
Before sending your CV, please review the summary of this occupation as listed below:
Swahili to English Freelance Translator
Description of the responsibilities of a Swahili to English Freelance Translator: A Swahili to English freelance translator translates documents, audio clips, videos and other materials from Swahili to English and delivers completed work to Leeds Translation Services via email or electronic file transfer service.
Estimated Salary: Approximately GBP £40 per hour
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom
Can work Remotely? Yes
This job was first posted on Leeds Translation Services on 2020-05-27. Leeds Translation Services is a professional translation agency with translators based in Leeds, United Kingdom.
There are many other related jobs that Leeds Translation Services requires to be filled apart from translators. Below are just a few of the many resources that Leeds 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 Transcreation Expert
- 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 Leeds, and consider how many of the translation services you would be able to provide. Be sure to indicate these services within your cover letter.