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Job Title: Legal Translator/Lawyer Translator (Two roles) NEW ( ID: C2111 )
Career Category: Communications, Writing
Posted Date: 2021-08-29
Location: Remote
Our client, a reputable translations organization, is looking to add a Legal Translator and a Lawyer Translator to their team. Reporting to the Project Manager & Director of Operations, you will be responsible for translating and revising various legal texts from French to English and/or English to French, while ensuring complete comprehension and high-quality standards are met for clients.
Work can be performed remotely.


• Translate various legal texts;
• Revision of legal texts, which includes a full comparative revision taking into account quality standards and clients' terminological and stylistic preferences;
• Contribute to the improvement of an artificial intelligence-based neural translation tool;
• Research of all terminology;
• Consult reference documents and client-specific glossaries;
• Ensure that the presentation and layout are impeccable;
• Use translation tools intelligently, especially Trados Studio. All work is performed in SDLxliff format.


The ideal candidate will have/be:

• Fluently bilingual, French and English (oral and written);
• University degree in translation or certificate in translation (for the Legal Translator role);
• Bachelor of Laws (LL.B/JD, for the Lawyer Translator role);
• Called to the Quebec Bar or be a member of the Bar of another Canadian province (for the Lawyer Translator Role);
• Have at least three years' experience in legal translation;
• Have proficiency in computer tools used in the language sector, particularly Trados Studio, Office suite, etc.;
• Have strong interest in translation technologies and good knowledge of computer-assisted translation (CAT) tools.

If this describes you, and you are interested in joining a professional organization that provides a competitive compensation package, and a supportive and inclusive work culture, then send us your details.
We thank all applicants. Only those with the required expertise will be contacted.
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