We believe in openness, honesty, and equal partnerships

Alpha is a warm, lively and welcoming firm with over thirty nationalities represented in its 18 offices. Every individual adds their own personality to our culture, and allows us to paint a bright, vivid and multi-faceted picture of the world within our own offices. In the end, being part of the team is about more than work. We have activities ranging from summer paint-ball to cooking contests; book exchange to film watching, taking place across our offices.

Annegret SeidelAnnegret SeidelGerman Translator
Cambridge, UK

Translation has been my passion since I was a teenager. Now I get to do it every day.

We believe in openness, honesty, and equal partnerships. We provide a great balance between teamwork and independence, and our flat structure makes it easy for your voice to be heard, whatever level you are entering at.

We want to develop the skills of all our translators, project managers, and testers by training them in a variety of CAT tools and by letting them work alongside senior staff. We are also committed to progressing the careers of our talented team.

If all that wasn’t enough, we work with some of the largest brands in the world.

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Business Development Manager

We are currently recruiting for a Business Development Manager to join the team and help us to grow our exciting and varied client base. As a Business Development Manager, you will be focused on generating new business opportunities across a broad number of industry sectors. You’ll do this by creating a bank of leads, qualifying them and converting them in to spending accounts.

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Business Development Manager (Financial)

As a Business Development Manager, you will be focused on generating new business opportunities from the financial sector. You’ll do this by creating a bank of leads, qualifying them and converting them into spending accounts.

 

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Linguistic Tester – Spanish Latin

Are you meticulous about good grammar and accurate spelling with Spanish Latin at mother-tongue level? Do you have a precise understanding of your native language Spanish Latin and a high level of English? Do you enjoy working in a multinational environment? If you can answer yes to these questions, this entry-level position as a linguistic tester at a world-leading localization services provider could be the perfect opportunity.

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English into Finnish Translator

Our Translator team is looking for new colleagues: dedicated translation professionals, all-rounders who can competently handle a variety of linguistic tasks: translating user interfaces, error messages, Help desk materials, product descriptions, web-content, press releases and marketing messages into any of the Nordic languages.

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English to Japanese Linguist – Games Industry (Tokyo)

Working from our Tokyo office, we’re looking to hire a person who is passionate about games and gaming. You’ll take pride in your own work but also appreciate a collaborative approach, occasionally going the extra mile to keep a client happy or a colleague smiling. You’ll be comfortable handling a variety of linguistic tasks including translating, reviewing, post-editing, updating glossaries, creating style guides, and coming up with creative slogans or content that really engage with the target culture.

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Italian Translator – creative

The current vacancy is for a dedicated translation professional who can competently handle a variety of linguistic tasks: translating product descriptions, transcreating web-content, marketing materials, e-mailings, newsletters, video subtitles. If you have copywriting talent – even better! Successful candidates will be passionate about language, and have a special interest in fashion, cosmetics, household gadgets and luxury goods. They must have an excellent writing style, an eye for detail and a great work ethic.

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English to Spanish Linguist

Are you an English to Spanish translator with experience in the video gaming industry? Do you have an ear for translating creative content alongside careful attention to technical detail? Are you able to manage your own workload as part of a vibrant multinational project team? If you can answer “yes” to these three questions, we’d love to hear from you.

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Localisation Program Manager

The role of the Localisation Program Manager is to manage a full team of project managers and linguists dedicated to delivering a complex localisation program. You will be responsible for delivering a successful localisation program that meets customer requirements by liaising between our customers, internal teams, and external vendors.

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English into Arabic Translator

The current vacancy is for a translation professional who can competently handle a variety of subject areas and text types: translating user interfaces, error messages, help desk materials, product descriptions, web content in the areas of IT, e-commerce and finance. If you have copywriting talent – even better! Candidates must be passionate about translating, have good time management skills and productivity, be curious and interested in IT and new technologies.

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Translator – English into Nordic languages

Our Scandinavian team is looking for new colleagues: dedicated translation professionals, all-rounders who can competently handle a variety of linguistic tasks: translating user interfaces, error messages, Help desk materials, product descriptions, web-content, press releases and marketing messages into any of the Nordic languages.

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English into Dutch translator

Our lovely Dutch team is looking for a new colleague: a dedicated translation professional, an all-rounder who can competently handle a variety of linguistic tasks: translating user interfaces, error messages, Help desk materials, product descriptions, web-content, press releases and subtitles for videos.

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English to Greek Translator

Successful applicants will be involved with product descriptions, training materials, website content, marketing copy, user interfaces and operating instructions. If you have copywriting talent – even better! You’ll be using CAT tools on a daily basis, and you won’t have time to get bored. You’re bound to love the international atmosphere, comradeship and great cultural experiences of your work environment.

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Localisation project manager

Do you thrive on the challenge of managing multiple projects and prioritising a busy workload? Would you relish the chance to work with global clients in dynamic industry sectors?  Can you guide a team to achieve strategic goals through careful planning and coordination? If you can answer yes to all of the above, this position as a project manager at a world-leading localisation agency could be the perfect opportunity. It’s the chance to develop your project management career in a fast-moving professional environment while working as part of a large international team.

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Localisation Project Manager with French

As a team player who builds an excellent rapport with colleagues, you’ll be able to coordinate joint efforts to achieve outstanding quality standards within demanding timeframes and tight budgets. This is a highly visible client-facing role for someone who enjoys connecting with different cultures. You will be managing some of Alpha’s France-based clients, and you must have a business level of French which will allow you to conduct business in French, both spoken and written.

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English into Norwegian Translator

We are looking for translators qualified to translate technical (mainly IT) but also marketing and creative material who can keep up with the fast-pace of technology and client demands. People who take pride in their own work, but also appreciate a collaborative approach, and will occasionally go that extra mile. People who can competently handle a variety of linguistic tasks: translating, reviewing, post-editing, updating glossaries, creating style guides, coming up with slogans and with texts that work in the target culture.

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English into Latam Spanish Translator (Games)

Are you an English-to-Latam Spanish translator with experience in the video gaming industry? Do you have an ear for translating creative content alongside careful attention to technical detail? Are you able to manage your own workload as part of a vibrant multinational project team? If you can answer “yes” to these three questions, we’d love to hear from you.

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