• Internship Editor Punjabi Dictionary - native speaker using Gurmukhi script

Job details

Internship Editor Punjabi Dictionary - native speaker using Gurmukhi script  

Company:
bab.la GmbH
Post date:
11/07/2017 
Job location:
Hamburg, Germany 

Type(s):
Full time 


Description

bab.la is a start-up based in Hamburg, Germany. Our product is a fast-growing interactive language portal, containing online dictionaries as well as quizzes, games and vocabulary lessons for language learning. We are among the Top 2000 most visited websites worldwide.
In April 2015 bab.la joined the Oxford Dictionaries family when Oxford University Press became our parent company. Oxford and bab.la share a vision and mission to deliver quality language-related content to a global community.
We offer paid internships in a true start-up atmosphere with full integration into the team and many exciting tasks.

Your tasks
• Editorial work (revision and creation) of a bilingual dictionary Punjabi-English – dictionary to be published under the Oxford Dictionaries brand

Your profile
• Native speaker of Punjabi, perfect knowledge of the Gurmukhi script
• Currently enrolled or degree (BA, MA or PhD) in Languages, Translation, or Linguistics
• Fluent in English
• Excellent language skills with concern for details and accuracy
• Online and language affinity (‘language lover’)
• Good knowledge of MS Office
• Highly organized, strong thinker, good communication skills
• Eager to take initiative

Your benefits
• First-hand experience in a German Internet start-up
• Work in a fast-paced but fun and international environment with an enthusiastic team, nice atmosphere and a flat hierarchy
• Hands-on internship experience in one of Germany’s most exciting cities

Starting date is autumn, duration 3 months.

We look forward to receiving your application!
Please submit your full application (CV and motivational letter) to Mr Moritz Frisch
moritz@bab.la