Japanese-English Bilingual Translator-Interpreter - TR8128

Industry: Automotive
Work location: Bowling Green, KY U.S.A.
Job description: 
• Primary responsibility: facilitate accurate communication between Japanese and North American associates within the group, including parent company in Japan, customers, and vendors
• Secondary function: provide support for corporate-wide business, financial planning and analysis as well as support of the corporate budgeting process
• Provide written translations to internal customers, including the executive office (company president), accounting, information systems, customs compliance, safety, quality, general affairs, purchasing, legal, and manufacturing departments
• Provide simultaneous and consecutive verbal translations for internal customers
• Provide verbal and/or written translations between the company and other parties, including the Japanese parent company and external customers
• Support analyses and reporting of actual indirect cost results of financial data versus budgets, corporate-wide
• Support development and analyses of budgeting for indirect costs, corporate-wide
• Support administration and operation of the budgeting system
• Assist organizing corporate-wide meetings, such as officers' meetings (organize meeting materials, record the minutes, etc.)
• Provide market information (price of copper, peso exchange rate, etc.) as requested
Employment status: Direct Hire
Language requirements: Japanese
Qualification requirements: 
• Bachelor's degree with 1-3 years of experience in accounting or finance as well as translation experience, including technical and manufacturing translations in addition to general business and financial translations
• Must speak, read, and write both English and Japanese fluently and be capable of simultaneous and consecutive verbal translation
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills in order to effectively interact with customers and co-workers
• Proficiency with MS Office Suite of products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
Salary: Negotiable
Date posted: 2019 Feb 26