In House Translator – Te Reo

Based in Gisborne, New Zealand

Are you bi-lingual in Te Reo and English and looking for an incredible opportunity to utilise your language skills?  We are seeking a Translator that is fluent in Te Reo (both written and oral) to join our team for a 3 month contract.  There is the possibility that this may turn into a permanent opportunity with our team for the right person.

Listed on the Australian Stock Exchange and head quartered in New Zealand, the Straker Group is a dynamic technology  company. We have pioneered the process of humans and machines working together to deliver high quality translations at scale. Our easy to manage multilingual solutions have been used by more than 50,000 customers around the world and in more than 100 languages.  The backbone of our business, Straker Translations – has established itself as a world-leading A.I data-driven translation platform powering the global growth of businesses. 

The successful candidate will have likely schooled at a Kura Kaupapa, will be structured and organised with a passion for language and may have completed further studies in Te Reo.  Any relevant studies in language or linguistics will be an added advantage.

We provide great working conditions in our sunny Gisborne office.

Requirements:

  • Fluent in Te Reo/English – both written and oral
  • Self motivated with strong work ethic
  • Preferably a touch typist but at least able to accurately type 30+ words per minute

Responsibilities:

  • Complete translation of  jobs for our clients to and from Te Reo to an accurate level within required deadlines
  • Provide quality assurance reviews of other translators work
  • Marking of translator tests
  • Assist with incoming calls or online requests by Te Reo speaking customers if required
  • General administrative and office tasks as requested

If you would like to learn more about our Company, please review our website and check out our careers video here.

If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for – please apply online now.