Editing Administrator

Recruiter
Connect Recruitment Consultants Ltd.
Location
Chalfont St Peter
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
19 Mar 2019
Closes
22 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

As an Editing Administrator you will be a member of the Editing team,and part of the busy Production department. Production is responsible for overseeing the progress of all translation orders from the preparation of translations through to dispatch.

You will correct typographical/linguistic errors as marked by the translation checkers, resolve format issues and ensure that the translations adhere to specific requirements and guidelines. You will then pass your work on to the Translation Assistant team (Finishers), where final quality checks are completed before the translation is dispatched to the client. Production constantly works towards daily, weekly and monthly deadlines and it is the responsibility of all Production staff to ensure we meet all of those deadlines.

Key responsibilities:

  • Editing a wide variety of texts and images into a range of languages, which have numerous layout guidelines and client specific requirements to adhere to. Editing translations in Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Trados, Worldserver
  • Doing all you can to ensure that we meet all of our client deadlines and flagging up any potential issues as soon as possible.
  • Being responsible once a week for dispatching completed translations to the clients electronically, i.e. email
  • Being responsible once a week for printing/formatting translations ready for proofreading (on this day you will work 9am-5:30pm). Opportunity for growth and development within the Production department

Skills and experience:

  • English language skills
  • Sharp eye for detail
  • Good spelling
  • Microsoft Word skills are essential and DTP skills would be an advantage but not essential
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Full training will be given on our in-house systems

There are opportunities for paid overtime. The hours of work are 10.00 a.m. to 6.30 p.m., Monday to Friday, with one hour for lunch.

Excellent benefit package

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