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Job ID : 1379748 Date Updated : February 22nd, 2024

Interpreter & Translator in famous foreign consulting firm

Location Tokyo - 23 Wards, Minato-ku
Job Type Temp to Perm
Salary 6 million yen ~ 10 million yen

Work Style

Remote Work and WFH Casual Clothing

Job Description

target starting date ASAP

Position Title: Interpreter/Translator

Practice / Domain: Translation team

Position Type: 契約社員 or 紹介予定派遣 or 長期派遣

Remarks After the expiration, if the applicant and we agreed to continue to work here, they can renew the contract.

Expected overtime : 15-20 hours

 

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

- Work as an in-house interpreter to provide language support in assigned meetings with both simultaneous and sentence-by-sentence interpretation as required (J-E & E-J) 

- Provide professional document translation service (J-E & E-J)

- Provide business-level proofreading service to check grammar, spelling and punctuation errors (J & E)

- Conduct necessary research to learn industry-specific terminology for given material

- Work as a member of the translation team, collaboratively with colleagues and under supervision of the manager while adapting to various needs at CG continuously

- Manage required tasks by using Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams etc. proficiently

- Complete tasks required for all employees i.e., timesheet, expense claim, training, etc.

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 3 years
Career Level Mid Career
Minimum English Level Fluent (Amount Used: English Only)
Minimum Japanese Level Native
Minimum Education Level Associate Degree/Diploma
Visa Status Permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills

1. Fluency in both Japanese and English, oral and written

2. Professional work experience as an interpreter or similar role with both simultaneous and sentence-by-sentence interpretation capability (J-E & E-J)

3. Professional work experience with document translation or similar task (J-E & E-J)

4. Excellent business-level proofreading skills with the ability to identify and correct grammar, spelling and punctuation errors (J & E)

5. Flexibility and adaptability to work as an in-house interpreter in various situations, both F2F & online, in a dynamic international environment

6. Sufficient skill level of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams etc.

7. Ability to read given material and research industry-specific terminology

 

Preferred Qualifications

1. Experience as an in-house interpreter/translator

2. Experience and knowledge in IT field

3. Mental & physical toughness to enjoy working under pressure

4. Excellent interpersonal skills to work with colleagues and under manager

5. Multitasking skill to work on multiple assignments concurrently

6. Time management skill to meet delivery deadlines, attention to detail, and obsession with quality

7. Familiarity with translation applications

8. Official certification in Linguistics/Interpretation/Translation

9. Educational background of 4-year college degree or equivalent-

Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards, Minato-ku

Work Conditions

Job Type Temp to Perm
Salary 6 million yen ~ 10 million yen

Job Category

  • Translation and Interpretation > Interpreter
  • Translation and Interpretation > Translator

Company Details

Company Type Large Company (more than 300 employees) - International Company