30 days ago on snb.ch

Head of English Language Services (80-100%)

Schweizerische Nationalbank

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Head of English Language Services (80-100%)

The Swiss National Bank (SNB), as an independent central bank, conducts a monetary policy that serves the
interests of the country as a whole. It ensures price stability and helps to create the conditions for favourable
economic development.
Head of English Language Services (80–100%)

Your responsibilities in this management position include:

  • Leading the unit, managing an established team of translators and ensuring the unit performs its tasks in a
    reliable and effective manner;
  • Coordinating with the team’s external translators;
  • Translating and revising a wide range of texts from German (and occasionally French) into English, with a
    strong focus on economics and finance, as well as editing texts written in English;
  • Providing quality assurance.

Your profile for this challenging and varied position:

  • English native speaker, excellent translation and editorial skills, fluency in German (a good command of
    French an advantage);
  • Degree in translation or an equivalent university degree;
  • Strong organisational skills, ability to work under pressure, keen eye for detail, flexibility, team player;
  • Management experience plus at least five years of translation experience in the areas of economics and finance
    as well as in-depth knowledge of the subject matter;
  • Experience with translation software (SDL Trados).

This is a responsible, varied and challenging position. You will be working in a friendly, collaborative
environment within an organisation that will support and encourage you in your personal and professional
development. We offer attractive employment conditions and our offices are situated in a prime location in the
heart of Zurich.
We look forward to meeting you. Please send your cover letter and full application using our online application

Schweizerische Nationalbank
Human Resources | Katrin Kuster
Tel. +41 58 631 34 67