Position

Do you have a strong passion for both travel and language? Please keep reading!

 

At KAYAK we’re looking for a freelance Dutch translator to provide high-quality translations with a commercial sense. You will be supporting the localization of our Dutch products and helping to maintain and improve the quality of our products and services for KAYAK and momondo brands. Next to your supporting role, you’ll be working as a vacation cover for our in-house specialist.

Join our talented global team of both freelance and in-house specialists to help travelers discover, book and enjoy the best places in the world.

Responsibilities

  • Providing commercial and creative translations from English into Dutch for our websites, apps and promotional materials to appeal to the Dutch markets and with an eye to the brand

  • Translating and creating content for brand marketing related campaigns, including blog articles, social media copy, press releases and newsletter content

  • Working together with the Dutch Localization Specialist to maintain the quality of the Dutch products for several brands, including performing product checks and maintaining language-specific tools, such as style guides and glossaries

  • Identifying and fixing text-based bugs using an in-house translation software platform

  • Workload may vary, depending on upcoming projects and vacation cover needs

 

Required Skills

  • Excellent Dutch speaker – with strong knowledge of the English language

  • Higher education in a relevant field (linguistics, philology, intercultural communication, editing, translation or similar)

  • Demonstrated translation, localization or copywriting/editing experience

  • QA/testing experience is a plus

  • Web and mobile app literacy

  • Enjoys working with a variety of tasks, and capable of independently managing workflows, information, and processes between different teams and stakeholders

  • Able to work alone, and play nice with others

 

About KAYAK 

At KAYAK we help millions of travelers around the globe make confident travel decisions. KAYAK searches other sites to show travelers the information they need to find the right flights, hotels, rental cars and vacation packages and is the world's leading travel search engine. 

As an employee of KAYAK, you will be part of a global network that includes OpenTable and KAYAK's portfolio of metasearch brands including Swoodoo, checkfelix, momondo, Cheapflights, Mundi and HotelsCombined. Many employees are dedicated to one brand, but we all have the benefit of using each others strengths and insights. Together, we're able to help people experience the world through dining and travel.  

KAYAK is an independently managed subsidiary of Booking Holdings. 

 

 

KAYAK is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees – no matter their race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Whoever you are, just be you.

 

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