Translator (FR/DE to EN)

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28 Feb 2019

Translator (FR/DE to EN) in Brussels 

(Starting Date: as soon as possible)

EURACTIV is the media network for Europe. We speak your language, publishing online news free of charge and facilitating EU debates for policy professionals across Europe. With 2,4 million page views and 952,449 unique visitors per month, EURACTIV is a leader among online media specialised in EU policy. Together with its media partners, EURACTIV reaches over 1.7 million users across Europe and beyond, every month. EURACTIV also offers a wide variety of services in order to support EU stakeholders in their communication strategy and their reputation building. 

We are currently seeking a translator (FR/DE to EN) to join our international and dynamic team in Brussels:


  • English mother tongue
  • Background (degree) in translation (French/ German into English) and strong interest in politics or journalism, recent graduate
  • Brussels experience useful (traineeship at EU institution or similar)
  • Proactive, open-minded, flexible and team-player
  • Ability to work effectively in a multicultural and dynamic environment
  • Highly-motivated and able to face tight deadlines 

Responsibilities include:

  • Translation of articles, headlines and abstracts from French/German into English

EURACTIV offers: 

  • Interesting tasks in a multicultural environment
  • Excellent opportunity to practice foreign language skills
  • Insight into EU politics
  • Insight into the work of an EU-based media
  • Experience with information technologies (website management, content management system, MS Office package etc.)
  • Flexibility of an independent contract


Please send relevant CV with a short cover letter by February 28th, 2019 to

Applications are welcome immediately.

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