LTC Language Solutions - Simultaneous Interpreters

LTC Language Solutions is looking for Simultaneous Interpreters (German, French, Spanish, and Russian) to provide interpretation services for a potential government client. This is an independent contractor position. The specifics of this assignment are listed below:

Overview:

  • Provide simultaneous interpreting services at a conference in Cologne, Germany.

  • Given the international nature of the event, simultaneous interpreting will be needed from English (language of the conference) into the languages most represented at the event: German, French, Spanish, and Russian.

Schedule:

  • Tuesday, October 15, 2019 – Friday, October 18, 2019

  • More specifically, interpreting services would be needed for the following times:

  • Tues, Oct 15 from 4pm - 6pm

  • Wed, Oct 16 from 9am - 6pm

  • Thurs, Oct 17 from 9am - 6pm

  • Fri, Oct 18 from 9am - 6pm

  • There will be two 30-minute coffee breaks and 90-minute lunch breaks on October 16-18.

Qualifications:

  • Advanced university degree in languages or related subject. A first level university degree in combination with 2 years additional qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.

  • Track record of interpreting services at international conferences and events.

  • Ability to address different audiences, including high-level government representatives.

  • Exceptional English skills and German, French, Spanish, or Russian.

  • Adherence to deadlines and keen attention to detail.

  • An understanding of child rights and related technical terms and language.

Job Type: Contract

Experience:

  • Simultaneous Interpreting: 3 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Location:

  • Köln (Preferred)

Language:

  • Spanish (Preferred)

  • French (Preferred)

  • Russian (Preferred)

  • German (Preferred)