Associate Translator, Japan

Cactus Communications ( ) is a leading provider of communication solutions, including academic and scientific editing, medical communications, publication support services, English language workshops, transcription, and translation. Our company mission is to enable growth through effective communication.

Editage (  , ) a division of Cactus Communications provides high-quality services to academic, publishing, and pharmaceutical communities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide high-quality translation of documents (mostly, research papers) from Japanese to English and vice versa
  • Perform a quality review on documents translated by other translators
  • Respond to client queries post delivery
  • Work with the Quality Manager in resolving customer dissatisfaction cases and providing strong solutions to ensure customer delight
  • Work with other teams (such as customer service and editing teams), based on the requirement of the client’s project


Desired skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree (any discipline). Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Translation is preferred.
  • 5+ years’ as a translator or translation expert for Japanese to English Translation
  • Strong English language skills
  • Excellent customer focus
  • Strong focus on quality and timeliness
  • Good communication skills (e-mail and verbal)
  • In-depth understanding of requirements of a typical translation customer’s requirements

Job location: 
Tokyo, Japan

Application process

Test followed by two or three rounds of interviews

Cactus Communications Pvt. Ltd.
510 Shalimar Morya Park Off Link Road, Andheri (W)
Mumbai 400-053, India
Phone: +91–22–67148888 Fax: +91–22–67148889
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