Job Opportunities

IT Support Assistant

IT Support Assistant

We are seeking an IT Support Assistant to work in our busy translation company in Nottingham, UK.

The position entails the following main responsibilities:

  • Troubleshooting IT problems
  • Setting up new PCs and other hardware
  • Installing & testing new software
  • Carrying out software upgrades
  • Modifying network setup
  • Administration of email server & email accounts
  • IT project work

In conjunction with colleagues, you will also have the following responsibilities:

  • Analysis of client files and/or web content using a variety of tools
  • Evaluating potential efficiencies and savings based on different processing methods
  • Optimising IT processing workflows

You will fulfil the following requirements:

  • Sound knowledge of Windows server, Windows LAN, active directory and Office 365
  • SQL & database experience desirable
  • Excellent numeracy & commercial awareness
  • Interest in natural language processing (NLP) an advantage

An attractive salary plus benefits are offered for the right candidate. To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to aschlich@astls.co.uk.

Job posted on 28.06.2017; closing date 31.08.2017.

Freelance German, French, Spanish and/or Portuguese to English translators

Freelance German, French, Spanish and/or Portuguese to English translators

We are currently recruiting freelance German, French, Spanish and/or Portuguese to English translators and proofreaders, specialising in engineering, IT, financial, legal, medical or marketing texts. If you are an experienced and motivated mother-tongue English freelance translator who fulfils the following criteria and has a solid translation background, you could be joining our freelance team:

  • Minimum 2 years full-time freelance translation experience or 2 years in-house translation experience.
  • Translating from German, French, Spanish and/or Portuguese to English and specialising in engineering, IT, financial, legal, medical or marketing texts, with competency in either Trados Studio 2014-2017 or MemoQ (own licence). Consideration will also be given to exceptional candidates willing to learn and invest in one of these CAT tools.

If you are interested, please send your CV along with a short covering letter and details of rates to jobs@astls.co.uk, putting the phrase ‘Into English Freelancer’ in the ‘Subject’ box.

General freelance translators

General freelance translators

We are continuously building our team of linguists. If you are an experienced and motivated mother-tongue freelance translator who fulfils the following criteria and has a solid translation background, you could be joining our freelance team:

  • Minimum 2 years full-time freelance translation experience or 2 years in-house translation experience.
  • Specialising in engineering, financial, legal, medical or related marketing texts.
  • Competency in either Trados Studio 2014-2017 or MemoQ (own licence).

If you are interested, please send your CV along with a short covering letter and details of rates to jobs@astls.co.uk. Have a look to see a list of the languages we offer.