This intern position will assist the Chinese Writer with English to Chinese and Chinese to English translation work as well as the operation of social media accounts. S/he will also have the opportunity to work in an international and cross- cultural environment.
Translate material between English and Chinese (e.g., news, interviews, features, captions, subtitles, bios etc. for website, magazine, social media);
Read written materials and rewrites into specific language (e.g. Chinese into English, English into Chinese);
Confer with Chinese Writer for clarification of academic terminology, technical content and specifications;
Maintain database of terminology and technical terms used in translations;
Assist in the operation of NYU Shanghai's social media platforms (WeChat; microblogging etc);
Ad hoc tasks as assigned.
Minimum Bachelor’s Degree; Master’s Degree preferred.
Have previous professional translation experience
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Native Chinese language fluency and strong written English language proficiency;
Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
High sense of responsibility and great spirit of cooperation;
Understand social media operations, have relevant experience preferred;
Have basic graphic editing and design skills, pay attention to detail, creative.