gem Translations
GEM is currently recruiting qualified professionals to translate between English and the major European languages in the following fields:

• Legal
• Financial
• IT

We usually look for the following qualifications and experience:

• Degree level qualification
• Post-Graduate qualification in translation eg. Diploma in translation or MSc in Translation and Interpreting.
• A minimum of 3 years translation experience in an in-house or freelance position.
• Membership of a professional linguistic institution such as the ITI, IOL , ATA or equivalent is an advantage

If you wish to apply for work with us please submit your CV in English including your rates, specialist fields and details of 2 professional referees.

We will try to get back to you within 7 working days and thank you in advance for your interest in our company.

Want to get into Translation?

If you do not have all of the above but would like to get into the translation industry please don’t send us your CV – sorry but we can’t reply to everyone!

Please read the section ‘So you want to be a translator?’
Happy reading and good luck!

So You Want to be a Translator?
Becoming a translator is usually more involved than people first think. It's not enough to have a languages degree or to be bi-lingual.
Code of Conduct for Translators
Translator Terms
Translator Resources
University of Edinburgh
Institute of Translation and Interpreting