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Freelance Translator - Traditional Chinese (Taiwan market)

Posted: Jul 25, 2018 13:15 GMT   (GMT: Jul 25, 2018 13:15)

Job type: Translation/editing/proofing job
Service required: Translation


Languages: English to Chinese

Language variant: Taiwan market

Job description:

The hiring company [HIDDEN] BV is the company behind [HIDDEN] the market leading online accommodation reservation service in the world. Our website attracts millions of unique visitors each month, from both the leisure and the business markets worldwide.

We are currently looking for freelance translators, who can translate hotel and travel-related texts from English into Traditional Chinese (Taiwan market) for our website. Our website attracts millions of unique visitors each month, from both the leisure and the business markets worldwide. 

You will be required to take an unpaid translation test of around 300 words, as is standard in the freelance translation industry. This test is aimed at assessing your translation capabilities in the target language and will not be used for our website. 

B.skilled

Fluent level of Traditional Chinese
Able and willing to translate a minimum of 5.000 words per week
High level of English
Experience in translating texts from English into Traditional Chinese to appeal Taiwan market
Experience in using CAT tools
Uninterrupted internet access
Able to apply received feedback
Willingness to take an unpaid translation test of around 300 words. Your test translation will not be used on our website
Experience in translating and localization of texts in such fields as: Hotels, Destinations and Regional Content, Travel, Marketing and Advertisement, and Websites
Experience in creative and commercial copy-writing (guides, brochures, inspirational materials) is a plus
Reliable, independent, professional, detail and quality-oriented, with excellent communication skills
Proof of self-employment and/or all required tax documentation – precedence will be given to candidates who are available immediately and able to provide proof of self-employment and/or tax documentation within 48 hours*
*Please note, if you are a resident of the European Union or the Netherlands, we strongly advise that you acquaint yourself with the tax law requirements for freelance translators. 

Please apply via: [HIDDEN]

Poster country: Netherlands

Service provider targeting (specified by job poster):
Membership: Non-members may quote after 12 hours
Subject field: Tourism & Travel
Quoting deadline: Aug 30, 2018 22:00 GMT
Delivery deadline: Aug 31, 2018 22:00 GMT
Additional requirements:
Requirements:

-Fluent level of Traditional Chinese (Taiwan market)
-Able and willing to translate a minimum of 5.000 words per week
-High level of English
-Experience in translating texts from English into Traditional Chinese (Taiwan market)
-Experience in using CAT tools
-Uninterrupted internet access
-Able to apply received feedback
-Willingness to take an unpaid translation test of around 300 words. Your test translation will not be used on our website
-Proof of self-employment and/or all required tax documentation - precedence will be given to candidates who are available immediately and able to provide proof of self-employment and/or tax documentation within 48 hours
-Experience in translating and localization of texts in such fields as: hotels, destinations, regional content, travel, marketing, advertising and websites
-Experience in creative and commercial copy-writing (guides, brochures, inspirational materials) is a plus
-Reliable, independent, professional, detail and quality-oriented, with excellent communication skills

What we offer:

-Prompt payment and self-billing invoicing
-Extensive translation resources
-Free translation system - no need to purchase additional software
-Comprehensive administrative and technical support
-Potential long-term cooperation
-A paid probation period to coach you in Booking.com's writing style and to evaluate your translation potential
-Detailed feedback on the quality of your work
Sample text: Translating this text is NOT required
B.offered

Prompt payment and self-billing invoicing
Extensive translation resources
Free translation system – no need to purchase additional software
Comprehensive administrative and technical support
Potential long-term cooperation
A paid probation period to coach you in [HIDDEN] writing style and to evaluate your translation potential
Detailed feedback on the quality of your work

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