Japanese Interpreter/Administrator

Advertised on : 19 Jul 2018 | Closing date : 17 Oct 2018

  Job Reference : 10180

Japanese Interpreter & Administrator



£21,000 to £23,000 per annum (depending on experience)


Contract Type

Full-time permanent



Swindon, UK


Company Profile

Leading Japanese automotive parts manufacturer.


Main Responsibilities

·            Provide face to face interpretation during business meetings.

·            Translate documents and other tasks as required.

·            Organise and set-up internal/external meetings including preparation of documents/presentations.

·            Provide overall corporate travel and visitor management.

·            Management of visa’s for visitors, expatriates, business trips etc.

·            General administration to Japanese expatriates and visitors.


Candidate Requirements

·            Simultaneous interpreting skills between English ⇔Japanese.

·            Excellent written Japanese and English (inc. Translation skills).

·            Competent IT skills including MS word, Excel and PowerPoint.

·            Strong administration skills.

·            An understanding or willingness to learn technical terms.

·            Beneficial: Knowledge and previous experience within manufacturing industry.

·            Good eye for detail and a high degree of accuracy.

·            Flexible approach to working hours.

·            Willing to travel domestic/overseas at short notice.

·            Able to work under pressure and manage a busy workload.

·            Flexible and willing to undertake a variety of ad-hoc tasks.

·            Strong communication skills.

·            Ability to work as part of team.

·            Confidentiality.



·            23 days’ holiday per annum – increasing by one day for each year of service up to a maximum of 27 days


Starting Date



Working Hours

Monday to Friday; 08:00 to ~16:30



Candidates must have full eligibility to work in the UK as VISA sponsorship cannot be provided. Temporary VISA holders (Tier-5, etc.) are welcome to apply.


Functional Areas : Office Professionals;Translator / Localisation
Type of Employment : Permanent
Work Location : [England - South West]
Salary Description : £21,000 to £23,000

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