Editing Assistant/Administrator

  • Connect Recruitment Consultants Ltd.
  • Chalfont St. Peter, Buckinghamshire
  • Jan 14, 2019

Job Description

  • Editing Assistant / Administrator
  • ¬£19,500
  • Chalfont St Peter
  • Permanent Full time
  • VAC-10953

As an Editing Assistant/Administrator, you will be a member of the Editing team, part of the large and busy Production department. You will correct typographical / linguistic errors as marked by the translation checkers, resolve format issues and ensure that the translations adhere to specific requirements and guidelines.

Key responsibilities:

  • Editing a wide variety of texts and images into a range of languages, which have numerous layout guidelines and client specific requirements to adhere to. Editing translations in Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Trados, Worldserver
  • Doing all you can to ensure that client deadlines are met and flagging up any potential issues as soon as possible.
  • Being responsible once a week for dispatching completed translations to the clients.
  • Being responsible once a week for printing/formatting translations ready for proofreading (on this day you will work 9am-5:30pm). Opportunity for growth and development within the Production department

Skills and experience:

  • English language skills
  • Sharp eye for detail
  • Good spelling
  • Microsoft Word skills are essential and data processing skills would be an advantage but not essential
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Ability to work independently within a large team

There are opportunities for paid overtime. The hours of work are 10.00 a.m. to 6.30 p.m., Monday to Friday, with one hour for lunch.

Benefits include 22 days' holiday (rising with length of service), 3% contributory pension scheme, life assurance, private medical insurance, discounted gym membership, a Cycle2Work scheme and free shuttle bus from Gerrards Cross train station. In addition, we offer and encourage career progression within our Company.

We will respond to your application within 7 days for this vacancy. If you have not received a reply in this time, we will keep your CV on file and contact you when a suitable vacancy arises.
A fundamental part of our service is that you will be required to provide evidence of your right to work in the UK documents.