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Freelance Expert

As a Freelance Expert at TransPerfect, you will play a critical role in ensuring their global clients receive top-tier linguistic services. Delivering impeccable results, showcasing attention to detail, and meeting strict deadlines will be fundamental to this role.

If you register for Translation services, your responsibilities may include:

1. Translation Services (you can choose one or more):

  • Translation - Deliver accurate translations by comprehensively transferring the meaning of the source language into the target language, aligned with project instructions.
  • Notarized Translation - Provide certified translations and sign a statutory declaration in front of a notary.
  • Sworn Translation - Offer translations for legal or official use, ensuring accuracy and completeness.
  • Back-Translation - Translate previously translated documents back to the source language, ensuring semantic accuracy, especially for advertising and pharmaceutical content.
  • Proofreading/Editing - Meticulously compare translated content with the source, rectifying errors, inconsistencies, and enhancing style.
  • Quality Checks (Final Eye) - Ensure readiness for client delivery, checking formatting, headers, footers, etc.
  • Revisions - Implement client-specific changes to enhance translation quality.
  • Backediting - Assess and guarantee the semantic accuracy of translations.
  • Reconciliations - Compare back-translations with original sources to ascertain meaning consistency.
  • On-Site Document Review - Review and process client's foreign language documents on-site based on established criteria.
  • Post-DTP Proofreading - Identify and correct errors post-typesetting by the DTP team.
  • Light MT Post-Editing - Make essential corrections to Machine Translation outputs to enhance comprehensibility.
  • Full MT Post-Editing - Elevate Machine Translation outputs to human-like quality.

If you register for Transcription services, your responsibilities may include:

2. Transcription Services (choose one or more):

  • Transcription - Accurately transcribe audio or video content.
  • Transcription+Timecoding - Deliver transcription services and create timed subtitles.
  • Respeaking - Provide transcription using speech-to-text technologies.

Note: Many other types of services are available for freelance experts to choose from.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Proven experience in your desired field of work (e.g. translation, transcription, etc.)
  • Attention to detail and commitment to quality.
  • Strong communication and time management skills.
  • Ability to work independently and within teams.
  • Familiarity with linguistic tools and software may be required.
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience.