French Translator Application

In our multicultural world, full of thousands of languages and cultures, translation has become an important sector to establish commercial relations, diplomatic ties, and mutual understanding between groups of people. If working towards these kinds of causes is your raison d’être and you satisfy the qualifications below, consider applying to be a Freelance French Translator.

Our Freelance Translators are the backbone of the translation department at Ata Translation: the thousands of independent workers who help us translate a huge variety of projects and texts into hundreds of languages. And we’re always looking for more talented language experts to join our ranks.

We take pride in quickly producing high-quality translations, and we expect each of our freelance partners to adopt the same principles of quality, speed, and care. All projects are directed by a Project Manager, who communicates client needs and expectations to the Freelance Translator.

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Qualifications & Requirements

  • Advanced proficiency in the source language, meaning:
    • Advanced comprehension the grammar, syntax, and nuances
    • Ability to understand contextual idioms and metaphors
    • Understand formatting, styling, punctuation, spelling, and other elements of professional presentation
    • Capacity to differentiate between the settings of use of the language (e.g. business, scientific, legal, literary, informal, etc.)
  • Native/bilingual proficiency in French
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Translation, Language/Area Studies, OR 2+ years of experience working as a translator
  • Proficiency with a word processing and document-editing programs (Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite, etc.)
  • Ability to work quickly, on tight deadlines, and remain in constant communication with a project manager based remotely

Certifications/specializations preferred but not required

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Working at ATA Translation

Whether you are passionate about your language skills or are interested in international business, ATA Translation offers opportunities for employees to grow as career professionals.

The shared desire to grow professionally is a common thread connecting our diverse community of employees, and we believe in creating an environment that enables our employees to grow as members of a team and as individuals.

Our company strives to create a supportive and uplifting work environment by valuing employees as individuals. We contribute to the personal wellbeing of our employees, celebrating of our colleagues’ successes and milestones and participating in company-wide social activities like karaoke and bowling. Our staff is our one big family; we work and celebrate together.

ATA Translation offers salaries that typically exceed the expectations of its employees