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News Translator, Italian Speaking - Reuters

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Description

  • Translate market reports, general, political and company news from English into Italian;
  • Write headlines and news summaries accurately, quickly and with high standards of credibility, in accordance with Thomson Reuters Trust Principles;
  • Search through approved sources to grasp and translate news;
  • Identify market-moving figures and comments in sources such as electronic news releases and conferences calls;
  • Select and package news stories with relevant pictures, videos and graphics.

Specific Requirements

  • Fluency in English and Italian
  • Strong translation skills
  • Ability to write with speed, clarity, accuracy and freedom from bias
  • A sound command of grammar, spelling, punctuation
  • Comfort with handling financial data and facts accurately and quickly
  • Knowledge of corporate activity, stock markets and financial vocabulary, or an ability to gain such knowledge quickly
  • An ability to work under time pressure
  • Willingness to work on different shifts

Hard Skills

  • Advanced language knowledge
  • Advanced writing skills
  • Proofreading and editing skills
  • Audio translating experience
  • Document interpretation
  • Simultaneous translations experience
  • Consecutive interpreting expertise

Soft Skills

  • Adaptability
  • Time management
  • Flexible
  • Organized
  • Work well under pressure

We offer

  • Global Career: As a global company, we can offer a truly international career and progression opportunities
  • Learning & Development: On the job learning and coaching with an intensive training package. We also have a dedicated training team focused on the continuous development of our journalists
  • Benefits: We offer competitive salary packages and market leading benefits including paid volunteering days and a wellbeing scheme including private healthcare and Multisport card
  • Perks: Work alongside Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists and a team who provide unmatched, award-winning coverage of the world’s most important stories.