Language Specialist – Bulgarian

Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Booking.com BV (the company behind Booking.com™, the market leading online hotel reservation service in the world) and/or its various support companies throughout the world are looking for people to support the business in the fast-growing hotel markets.

Booking.com BV is looking for a Language Specialist – Bulgarian for temporary cover with potential to extend based on business needs.

This full time position will be based at our Amsterdam office for a year contract.

In this role you will be responsible for managing the quality of the Bulgarian version of the Booking.com products (website, apps, newsletter etc.). Besides being passionate about language and translations, as a Language Specialist you have a strong commercial feel which helps you to maintain and continuously improve the quality of our products. You take action accordingly in order to provide our customers with a product at the highest standard of quality.

B.responsible

–  Create commercial, localized content for the Bulgarian market; –  Provide commercial and creative translations from English into Bulgarian for website copy, app copy and promotional materials, including newsletters, to appeal to the Bulgarian market; –  Maintain the quality of the Bulgarian version of Booking.com, including conducting product checks and maintaining language specific tools, such as glossaries and style guides; –  Assist with localization projects in cooperation with other language teams and departments, such as language-based research and data collection and analysis designed to optimize the effectiveness of the website and the service offered to Bulgarian customers;  –  Freelance management and support, such as evaluating the quality of translations for candidates, quality monitoring of the freelance translations, providing freelancers with consistent feedback.

B.skilled

–  Higher education in a relevant field; –  Native level Bulgarian, accompanied with excellent knowledge of English; –  Experience in translating and/or writing commercial texts; –  Experience in producing localized website content; –  Strong customer focus; –  Strong computer skills, including familiarity with computer assisted translations tools; –  Flexibility, accuracy, strong analytical skills and ability to multi-task; –  Pro-active and initiative both independently and in a team; –  Positive attitude; –  Experience within e-travel and/or hotel/travel industry.

Interested?

Please submit your resume and motivation letter in English.

B.offered

We are a performance-based company that offers career advancement and lucrative compensation, including bonus. We also offer what is called the “Booking Deal” with competitive benefits. Most importantly, we offer a very dynamic, vibrant, international environment where new ideas are embraced and new information is valued.

Booking.com BV, part of Priceline.com (NASDAQ: PCLN), is the global market leader in online hotel reservations. Established in 1996, www.booking.com is available in 42 languages, offers more than 635,000 hotels and accommodations in 200 countries, features 47+ million reviews written by guests after their stay, and attracts online visitors from both leisure and business markets around the globe. With over 17 years of experience and a team of over 10,000 dedicated employees in 165+ offices worldwide. The Booking.com group offers a dynamic work environment with a culture that is open, innovative and performance oriented, and believe our people and their passion is what makes us successful.

 

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