Paid Internship Opportunity in Language Studies in Porto, Portugal

  • Languages
  • Porto, Portugal
  • August 2, 2023 01:26
  • Internship
  • Deactivated

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Aug 02, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Feb 02, 2024
  • Location:

    Porto, Portugal
  • Hours:

    25h / week
  • Salary:

    0€ - 500€

Job Description

Company Overview

Joining our company means becoming part of an industry leader, internationally recognized for its excellence in language services. With a presence in over 40 countries, our team possesses an unparalleled multicultural approach that discernibly sets us apart. We're incredibly proud of our diverse team that constantly strives towards fostering quality connections between businesses and clients throughout the world. Come to work with us in the vibrant city of Porto, a priceless pearl in Portugal that boasts intriguing traditions, delicious cuisine, and spectacular scenery.

About the Role: Language Assistant Intern

We are seeking a motivated, open-minded, and adaptable individual to join our team as a Language Assistant Intern in our Porto branch. This role offers an enriching opportunity to further your language skills, prepare for a career in the language services industry, and work with a multinational team in one of Europe's richest cultural hubs.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist with language-related projects in translations, proofreading, and editing.
  • Collaborate in the development of language course materials.
  • Help facilitate language workshops and training sessions.
  • Support the Language Operations team with administrative tasks including database management and content review.
  • Provide inputs for enhancing language processing tools and techniques.

Job Requirements

  • A student pursuing a degree in Languages, Linguistics, Translation, or closely related field.
  • Proficiency in English and at least one other language.
  • Demonstrated interest in intercultural communication and a willingness to learn.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and experience with digital language tools and platforms.

Personal Requirements

  • Strong attention to detail and a strategic thinker.
  • A team player with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • An agile learner capable of adapting to changing priorities.
  • A self-starter who can work independently and show initiative.
  • An enthusiastic language-lover, embracing linguistic diversity.

About Porto

A bustling seaport nestled by the Douro River, Porto's charm lies in its harmonious melding of the old and the new. Its cobblestoned streets tale tales of a rich history, while its innovative spirit ushers in the future. Boasting a myriad of architectural gems, from the stunning Livraria Lello to the mesmerizing São Bento railway station, Porto offers a feast for both the senses and the intellect. Balmy, soothing weather, amiable locals, and a vibrant social landscape make Porto a truly compelling locale for an enriching internship experience.