Entries by Anja Jones

Celebrating the role of the professional human translator

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 […]

Human, machine or hybrid: choosing the right translation type for your content

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 […]

Wanted: Excellent English to French proofreader/copy editor (in-house position)

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., […]

Wanted: Excellent English to French translator (in-house position)

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., […]

Welcoming a new linguistic talent to our team

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 […]

Welcoming our new German translation intern

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 […]

New translation graduate joins our team

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 […]