Working at Tekom Vertalers

Our translation agency has been successful since 1976 and this is made possible in part by the high quality work of our team. For that reason, we’re always on to lookout for excellent professionals to join us.

Unsolicited applications

Our database consists of over 750 translators and that number is always growing. We always welcome excellent translators. What can you expect from us?

  • Regular work.
  • Punctual payment of invoices.
  • An in-house contact person who speaks your language.

Are you interested in working for Tekom? Please send a short motivation letter plus your CV to: If your profile matches our requirements, we will send you a trial translation. If the assessment of your trial translation is positive, you will be added to our database and we can start working together.

(Freelance) translator:

We  are always on the lookout for freelance translators in a wide range of specialized fields: We set the following requirements for our freelance translators:

  • Translating into your native language
  • A higher vocational education (HBO) translation degree and at least two years demonstrated experience
  • Or a university diploma in your native language
  • An excellent command of Dutch
  • And/or an excellent command of English
  • Use of a CAT tool (preferably MemoQ).

Project manager

We regularly have new vacancies for project managers. We set the following requirements for our project managers:

  • Resilience to stress and excellent organizational skills
  • A higher vocational education (HBO) diploma and work experience, preferably within the translation industry
  • Demonstrated affinity with language and translation
  • Excellent command of Dutch and well-versed in English
  • Commercially driven