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2021-11-03 Spread Group Part-time Leipzig SN Gießerstraße 27 04229 Germany

Working Student (f/m/d) for English Translation

Your passion for well-written copy and mastery of the English language will allow you to efficiently support our in-house copywriters with English translations in various fields. Our Customer Experience Team is opening up a position in Leipzig starting as a working student (f/m/d) for English Translation.

Your Tasks

  • German to English translation of a wide range of e-commerce related texts, such as product descriptions, help articles, website content, blog articles, press releases or job descriptions from German into English
  • Proofreading and improving English copy written by English or German natives
  • Occasionally translating internal legal documents such as contracts or directives
  • Covering copywriting tasks when needed

Your Profile

  • You are a student in a field related to language and/or translation
  • You speak English on a native level
  • Your level of German is C1 or better
  • You have experience translating and/or copywriting
  • You are able to adapt your language style from simple and clear to playful and witty
  • Strong command of English spelling and grammar
  • Excellent concentration skills and a sense of accuracy
  • Enthusiasm for the internet, e-commerce and technology
  • Any knowledge of translation software and other languages is a plus

We value diversity at Spread Group. We are proud of our diverse company culture and continue to foster this great community. Your skills, talents, and experience are our focus regardless of age, ethnicity, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital or disability status.

We offer you

  • A focused working atmosphere in a highly professional team
  • Direct communication channels and relaxed, cooperative interaction at eye level
  • Individual development opportunities based on your strengths and interests
  • An open, international corporate culture with flexible working hours and flat hierarchies
  • The opportunity to work flexibly from your home office or office if required
  • Come as you are – there is no dress code at Spread Group
  • You can find more insights into the Spread Group’s everyday life at kununu and Instagram

We look forward to receiving your application, preferably online via our career portal in English or in the form of a PDF document to jobs@spreadgroup.com. Please state reference number V00-1425 and don't forget to let us know about salary expectations and your earliest starting date. Also be prepared to do a short copy test for us.

P.S.: We love creative CVs, a can-do attitude and fresh perspectives. We want characters full of ideas and drive--no matter how old you are, where you come from or what you're all about. Show us what you're made of!

We would like to fill this position without support of staffing agencies.

Vera Hilgers

Vera Hilgers

Junior Recruiter

WHAT WE OFFER

Diversity

Diversity

We believe inclusivity is essential – and act on it. We celebrate coming from 43 different countries, are proud of having 52% women in leadership roles and are thankful for our shared experiences.
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Feel-Good Benefits

It’s not all fresh fruit and free drinks (but we have those too). Our feel-good efforts strengthen our culture and encourage networking and cross-departmental collaboration.
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Modern Work Life

Regardless of place or time zone – digital work is the standard. Our global productivity is fueled by OKRs, agile management and flat hierarchies.
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Transparency

We keep our employees in-the-know. We’re radically transparent about our growth, revenue (currently $146 million), profit, future plans and achievements.
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Respect

We believe in respecting our planet, new ideas and each other. With leadership based on mutual respect: We want your input from day one, whatever your role.
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Flexibility

Interested in remote or part-time work in a leadership role? Need to leave early to pick up your kids? We see you, let’s talk about it.