Work with us

Want to join us as a freelancer or work placement? Read on!

Looking for a career using your languages?

If you are an experienced linguist looking to work with a translation agency offering a variety of interesting assignments, read on. We can also help with work placements.

If you are looking for some help with your CV and applications within the sector more broadly, then the CV Clinic with our director Clare Suttie might be for you. For a charitable donation Clare will review and provide feedback on your CV and other aspects of your business profile, such as LinkedIn. Contact Clare for more details.

Work for us as a freelance supplier

Weโ€™re always looking for those with the right skills to join our database of trusted suppliers. Please note that we will need to contact references to independently vouch for your work.

How to apply

Work for us as a placement

Our work placement positions offer hands-on experience in project management, plus the opportunity to apply your new knowledge and skills in a commercial environment. An excellent first step in your career.

Find out more here

Work for us in-house

We have recruited two additional staff this year (2021-22) and don’t currently have any vacancies at the moment. Stay in touch and keep your eyes peeled for future positions.

Watch this space!

Courses for Translators and Linguists

Whether you’d like training in SDL Trados, want to keep up to date with your CPD or even fancy having a go at voiceover work, we have the course for you.

Take a look at our courses

Clare's CV Clinic

Understand how to show your achievements and experience clearly and to your best advantage, to assist you when applying for work as a translator, interpreter or Project Manager within the language industry.

Find out more here

Atlas have been translating (policy documents) for us into several languages since 2004. They are friendly and efficient and have always provided accurate and cost-effective translations well within the agreed deadlines.

Oxford Policy Management

Atlas provided another high-quality French translation of one of our policy briefs. They respond quickly to our needs and delivered a document that we were confident to send straight to printing and distribution. Weโ€™re happy to include Atlas as one of our trusted partners.

Future Agricultures Consortium

What an excellent and prompt service! Thank you very much for the extremely fast turnaround and efficient service.

Scottish Prison Service

The translator did an impeccable job. The translation notes were not only helpful but showed a tremendous dedication to the task and outstanding professionalism all around. A very special thank you to Atlas.

Sistemas Congnitivos (SISCOG)

I was particularly impressed with the speed in which you turned the work around, and the quality of the work was excellent. Many thanks. It was a pleasure working with you.

Snell & Wilcox