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RWS Life Sciences | Seeking Swedish (Finland) translators/interviewers

Posted: Jun 18, 2018 09:45 GMT   (GMT: Jun 18, 2018 09:45)

Job type: Translation/editing/proofing job
Services required: Translation, Checking/editing, Recruiting/Interviewing (other)

Languages: English to Swedish

Language variant: finlandssvenska

Job description:


My name is Melanie Dufourd and I am the Vendor Relations Coordinator at RWS Life Sciences.

We are responsible for testing the language used in patient questionnaires for large pharmaceutical companies in order to make sure the questions are understood by a native patient during a clinical trial.

We are currently seeking native Swedish (Finland) to join our freelance translation team and work with us on current editing/localization projects of questionnaires related to clinical trials. The applicant must be native to Finland.

The harmonization of our medical questionnaire consists of; two translators who are native speakers of the target language, and who have subject matter expertise in the pertinent document, independently translate the document. After both translations are complete, the two translators compare their translations and produce a third translation jointly. This process of discussion and review is known as "harmonizing" and the resulting third translation is referred to as the "harmonized translation."

We are also looking for someone to recruit/interview Swedish (Finland) speakers living in Finland in order to test the linguistic validity of a translated questionnaire. This will help to determine whether the translation is easily understood and captures the intent of the source English version.

If you are interested in all or any of the above listed freelance positions then kindly send me a copy of your CV/Company profile.

Training will be provided for you.

Someone from our Vendor relations team will be in touch once we receive your application.

Kind regards,

Melanie Dufourd | Vendor Relations Coordinator | RWS Life Sciences

Poster country: United States

Service provider targeting (specified by job poster):
info Social Sciences, Medical, Science
info Preferred native language: Swedish
Subject field: Medical (general)
info Preferred quoter location: Finland
Quoting deadline: Jul 31, 2018 04:00 GMT
Delivery deadline: Aug 15, 2018 04:00 GMT
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