Freelance, Temporary, Occasional, Long-Term
Spanish Translation Freelancer
Great Minds, a rapidly growing non-profit organization developing world class curricula for PK-12, seeks Spanish Translation Freelancers to join our dynamic, dedicated team. Our mission is to ensure all students have access to a quality education and the full range of liberal arts and sciences.
The uncompromising curriculum from Great Minds assumes that every child is capable of greatness. We bring teachers and scholars together to craft exemplary instructional materials that inspire joy in teaching and learning. Our English curriculum, Wit & Wisdom, Eureka Math, and PhD Science, all give school teachers what they need to take students beyond rote learning to provide a deeper, more complete understanding of the humanities, mathematics, and the sciences.
Although Great Minds is based in Washington, D.C. Freelance work can be performed remotely from anywhere in the United States.
Translate materials from English to Spanish
Review assigned project ensuring accuracy, consistency, and correctness in text and formatting
Perform final proof quality checks on all documents prior to delivery
Ensure products are consistent with organizational style guideline requirements
Perform other tasks as directed
Bachelor’s degree required; Spanish, Linguistics and/or Translation with a concentration in Spanish. Master’s degree preferred. Math and/or Science background is a plus, as is teaching experience
Ability to read, write, and speak English and Spanish fluently
Excellent Spanish and English writing skills including impeccable spelling and grammar
Experience with translation of documents and/or proofing of translated documents in Spanish
Minimum five years’ professional experience is required
Minimum two years’ proofreading experience is a must
Competency working with the InCopy and InDesign
In addition, the right candidate will possess the following must have attributes:
Outstanding communication skills both in writing and speaking
Detail oriented to the smallest degree but also able to see the big picture
Maintain high-quality work and thrive in a deadline-driven, high-volume production environment
Flexibility to easily switch between tasks and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
Personable with the ability to maintain a sense of humor under pressure
High degree of professionalism
Exposure to working with or (preferably) within a remote team
A love for the Spanish and English languages, translating, and ensuring delivery of the highest quality products
Please note that this is a contract based position only. This means we would establish a year-long contract with you for your services on an as needed basis.
Candidates MUST reside in the United States.
Bilingual , Spanish , Proofreading , Education & Training , Translation