Register as a freelance translator

Surrey Translation Bureau is always on the lookout for qualified and talented linguists. If you would like to register with us and you meet our professional requirements listed below, please get in touch.

Our requirements:
  • You must have a recognised graduate qualification in translation, a recognised graduate qualification in another field plus two years’ full-time professional translation experience, or five years’ full-time professional experience in translation or post-editing; or five years’ full-time professional experience in translating or post-editing.
  • You must be prepared to take a test translation and sign our Translator Agreement if successful.
  • For post-editing work, linguists will also be required to demonstrate appropriate skills by completing our post-editing screening questions.
  • You must have a good knowledge of CAT tools, such as SDL Trados Studio, memoQ, Wordfast or Across.
  • Please email your CV to resource.management@surreytranslation.co.uk including:

    • full contact details
    • translation rates per 1000 source words/characters
    • revision, editing and PEMT rates per 1000 words (or per word)
    • translation software used
    • areas of expertise
    • availability and working hours.

    Our friendly resource management team are looking forward to hearing from you!