With the advances in machine translation, AI and machine learning, we’d be forgiven for thinking that the role of the professional human translator is becoming increasingly marginalised and under threat. At the same time, as linguists and professionally trained translators, we understand the art of translation better than anyone, the processes involved, the cognitive skills required and the […]
Author Archive for: Anja
About Anja Jones
Equipped with a degree in Linguistics and French from Sussex University and 10 years of working experience in a variety of sectors including tourism & hospitality, financial risk assessment, logistics, administration and event management, Anja started Anja Jones Translation in 2010 with the aim of helping companies to access overseas markets.
Based in our Newquay office (we like to call it AJT HQ), Anja manages our German team. She’s most passionate about language change, eco-friendly brands and surfing – and will never say no to a bar of Kinder chocolate.
Entries by Anja Jones
With the advances in machine translation and machine learning, we are experiencing a shift in the general perception about the need for human translation. With free translations so readily available at the touch of a button, why should we even consider paying for translation? It’s a fair question and it’s easy to understand why some […]
Job description for English to French proofreader (in-house position) Status: Recruiting now, on-going Anja Jones Translation is a boutique translation company in Cornwall, South West England. We have a team of in-house translators and freelance translators specialising in website translation, app translation and brand translation in German, French and UK English. We work closely with Smartling Inc., […]
Job description for English to French Translator (in-house position) Status: recruiting now, ongoing Anja Jones Translation is a boutique translation company in Cornwall, South West England. We have a team of in-house translators and freelance translators specialising in website translation, app translation and brand translation in German, French and UK English. We work closely with Smartling Inc., […]
We’re delighted to introduce our next German intern, Alex Zentgraf. Originally from northern Germany, Alex will be with us until early October before returning home to start the final year of his BA in Translation Studies at Heidelberg University. Alex is a fantastic communicator and holds a whole raft of languages in his armoury – […]
We’ve been joined this week by our new intern, Raphael Werner, from Northern Bavaria. In his final year of a Masters in General and Applied Linguistics from the Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg, he’s just completed an Erasmus exchange programme at the University of Exeter, which is where he got (and very much enjoyed) his first taste of […]
We’re super happy to welcome Leonie Mühlbauer to the team. Leonie joins as our new German intern and will be with us for the next three months. Originally from Heidelberg, Leonie is studying at Leipzig University for a joint BA in Translation Studies and Arabic and Islamic Studies – what a fantastic combination! Growing up Leonie […]
We’re thrilled to welcome Lucie Gravier to AJT, boosting the ranks of the ever-growing in-house French team to a ‘fantastique’ four! Lucie joins us armed with a Master’s degree in Technical Translation from the Institute of Translators, Interpreters and International Relations in Strasbourg, her home town, and she’s settling nicely into her new role as […]
Sign up to our translation newsletter to receive monthly updates with our latest news, job offers and interesting stories about translation.
Want To Talk About Translation?
+44 (0)1637 874 855