English to Swahili Translator Job in Manchester, UK
Jobs and career opportunities for English to Swahili translators with Manchester Translation Services Translation Agency
Thank you for your interest in becoming a freelance translator working for Manchester Translation Services. The below relates to a job as a freelance translator from English to Swahili. If you are translate from Swahili to English instead, please see: Swahili to English jobs available in Manchester
English to Swahili translator job description
Manchester Translation Services, a progressive translation agency in Manchester are in search of several experienced English to Swahili translators to work from the head office or potentially remotely elsewhere in the United Kingdom depending on experience and qualifications.
English to Swahili translator role
The English to Swahili translator translates documents, audio clips, videos and other materials from English to Swahili and delivers to Manchester Translation Services via email or electronic file transfer service.
The base rate for professional translators from Swahili to English translation services starts at £40 per hour. Depending on the type of text, format, and timeline (e.g. rush or standard), this can rise dramatically.
Mandatory Criteria for English to Swahili translator
Please note that the following minimum criteria are mandatory, and if you do not match all of these, please do not send your CV as it will be ignored.
We will endeavor to respond to all applicants, but due to high volumes of applicants, sometimes this is not possible. If you do not hear from us, rest assured we will hold your details on file and potentially contact you in the future.
- University educated in English to Swahili translation
- Native Swahili Speaker (mother tongue as Swahili)
- Minimum 3 years experience as a English to Swahili translator
Additional (desired) criteria for English to Swahili translators
Please mention if you comply with these additional criteria in your cover letter or email.
- Centrally located in Manchester, or elsewhere in the UK
- Can receive payments via PayPal or TransferWise
- Have experience performing Swahili Website Translations
- Are authorised by the appropriate government body to perform sworn or legalised translations from English to Swahili
How to apply for English to Swahili translator job at Manchester Translation Services
Should you wish to apply for this role, please send the following to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject of the email being: "English to Swahili Translator CV"
- Your standard freelance rates
- A direct link to your Proz profile
- Your availability over the next month
- Your CV (with references)
This job was first posted on Manchester Translation Services on 2020-03-31 and was last modified 2022-05-01. Manchester Translation Services is a full-service translation agency with professional translators based in Manchester, United Kingdom.
There are many other related jobs that Manchester Translation Services requires to be filled apart from translators. Below are just a few of the many resources that Manchester Translation Services is often in search of. Again, this is always done on a project-by-project basis, so please feel free to send through your CV if you are experienced at any (or several) of the following:
- Swahili Web Development
- Swahili Interpreting
- Graphic Design
- Legal Consulting
- Medical Consulting
- Swahili Internet Marketing
Not sure if you are right for the role?
We would invite you to review (in detail) the services offered by Swahili translation agencies in Manchester, and consider how many of the translation services you would be able to provide. Be sure to indicate these services within your cover letter.