Translation Trainee (EN to FR)

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Expiration Date

31 Jan 2022
EURACTIV Media Network is a bridge between media organisations in more than 13 European capitals, specialised in EU policies and related national politics. We publish online in more than 13 languages. Our headquarters is in Brussels.
We are pro-European, critical and constructive. We are independent and transparent in our reporting as well as in our business with our diversified business model.
EURACTIV also offers a wide variety of services in order to support EU stakeholders in their communication strategy and their reputation building.
We are now looking for a Translation Trainee (EN to FR) – Brussels
  • French mother tongue
  • Background (degree) in translation, politics or journalism with strong language skills in English and French
  • Proactive, open-minded, flexible and a team-player
  • Ability to work effectively in a multicultural and dynamic environment
  • Highly-motivated and able to face tight deadlines
  • Beneficial experience: traineeship at EU institution or similar, editing experience in English, French and German, or work experience in or knowledge of other languages
Responsibilities include: 
  • Translation of articles and subtitling of video content from English to French
  • Helping with editing articles and adapting content to the editorial stategy
  • Communicating with the editorial team on the progress of translations and participating in weekly editorial meetings 
EURACTIV offers: 
  • Interesting tasks in a multicultural environment
  • 6 months renewable contract
  • Excellent opportunity to practice foreign language skills
  • Insight into EU politics
  • Insight into the work of an EU-based media
  • Possibility of working from home
  • Experience with WordPress, machine translation and subtitling tools
Please use the subject line “Translation Trainee (EN to FR) _First & last name” and send your CV and a short covering letter to
Applications are welcome immediately!
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