Japanese-English Translator-Interpreter - TR70

Industry: Automotive
Work location: Central Ohio, U.S.A.
Job description: 
• Translate business documents between English and Japanese: presentations, policies, memos, e-mails, work instructions, etc.
• Interpret spoken communication in both English and Japanese at meetings of various sizes, occasionally with the aid of electronic audio transmission devices
• Interpret confidential conversations among top executives in English and Japanese
• Assist expatriate executives with various aspects of daily living, such as interpretation and explanation of private communications with service providers

Employment status: Direct hire
Language requirements: Japanese and English
Qualification requirements: 
• Bachelor's degree in a related field is preferred
• 2+ years of document translation experience and of oral interpretation experience
• Speak, read, and write business Japanese and English with near native-level fluency (native-level preferred); knowledge of HR and legal terminology is a plus
• Exceptional ability to use MS Office Suite, especially PowerPoint and Excel; experience with MS Publisher and MS Visio a plus
• Ability to work efficiently with close attention to detail and minimal direct supervision
• Able to maintain strict confidentiality in all business and private matters
• Able to think independently and innovatively to solve problems, quickly adapting to changing priorities
• Must be able to work collaboratively with colleagues to achieve organizational goals
Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience
Date posted: 2019 Jan 08