Toppan Digital Language offers a successful internship programme to give candidates like you the opportunity to take their first steps into the working world.

Apply knowledge and skills, and build long-lasting relationships.

We offer a work placement experience that university students and graduates will find to be useful and fulfilling. We are always on the lookout for bright, enthusiastic candidates with a love for languages and an eye for detail, eager to learn how a translation company works.

At Toppan Digital Language, interns do not only learn to apply their knowledge and skills but also how to build relationships and make great friends. They are involved in the fast-paced daily life of a growing company and in a team which features a diverse mix of nationalities. What better way to enter the translation and language services world?

” I would say that if you are interested in cultures and languages and seek a challenging learning environment and excellent opportunities for personal and professional development, you should apply for one of the four Toppan Digital Languageintern positions. In my experience, a team you get assigned to is immensely supportive and fun to work with – I am sure you’ll absolutely love the time and get a solid understanding of the processes and realities of an LSP working environment. “

Process and profile

Internships are for a minimum of 4 months and the recruitment process includes a remote timed test and, for those candidates who pass the test, a Skype interview.

What we’re looking for

We are mostly looking for candidates with a BA or MA in languages, but, if your profile is interesting, we also consider candidates from other backgrounds. We have different positions available, so you should be able to find what you are looking for!

Several exciting intern positions are available in our London, Seville and Chicago offices throughout the year:

Project Management Intern – Learn how to address clients’ needs and manage projects from quote creation to job delivery. You will be helping with invoicing, purchase orders, contracts, payments, expense management, filing, archives, and maintaining records and databases.

Quality Assurance Intern– Get involved in the essential final quality check which ensures that projects are delivered to the highest professional standard. Learn to analyse any language, using CAT tools on a daily basis, and gain exposure to a range of topics across different industries. Openings are available both in the QA team and in the MR team, which specialises in processing materials for online studies and works with HTML/XML files and link checks. Suited to individuals with a keen eye for detail and logical thinking.

Vendor Management Intern – Be a part of the crucial first step of the translation journey, helping to source the best talent for a range of projects. Ideal for individuals with a background/interest in recruitment and a passion for languages. This role offers a unique insight into the world of freelance translation.

Linguist Intern – Put into practice the skills and knowledge acquired during your university studies. Support our Linguist Team in various linguistic tasks, improve your knowledge of translation memories and other tools, and become an expert in terminology research.