Translator-editor (english to french)

January 23 2023
Categories Writing, Correction, Translation
Montreal, QC | Toronto, ON • Full time
Venture outside the ordinary - TMX Careers

The TMX group of companies includes leading global exchanges such as the Toronto Stock Exchange, Montreal Exchange, and numerous innovative organizations enhancing capital markets.

United as a global team, we’re connecting cross-functionally, traversing industries and geographies, moving opportunity into action, advancing global economic growth, and propelling progress. Through a rich exchange of ideas, meaningful collaboration, and a nimble operating model, we're powering some of the nation's most critical systems, fueling capital formation and innovation, bringing increased opportunity to business visionaries, product ingenuity to consumers, and career exploration to our team.

Ready to be part of the action?

The Linguistic Services manage a centralized translation process to ensure consistency of bilingual communications and terminology across the organization, providing full and equal access to information in English and French to both its internal and external partners. The team provides consistent and seamless communications in both official languages and other foreign languages, for internal and external communications covering all areas of the company (Human Resources, Risk Management, Regulatory reports, Health and Safety, Legal Affairs, Capital Markets, etc.).
The Translator-Editor (English to French) provides translation, revision and proofreading services for written materials produced across TMX Group in a timely manner.

The incumbent demonstrates great intellectual curiosity and a strong interest in the Canadian financial markets. He or she has the ability to balance priorities while maintaining great relationships with clients and colleagues alike. Operating in a flexible and hybrid work environment, the TMX Translator-Editor is a passionate learner and enjoys sharing his or her own knowledge!

Key Responsibilities

  • Translate a wide variety of documents from English to French intended for a broad audience against multiple priorities, within the required timeframe.

  • Revise documents, ensuring quality of the final product, terminology accuracy and content uniformity, including documents translated by third party collaborators.

  • Participate in the shared team task of translating and revising the daily corporate action bulletins published by the Canadian Depository for Securities.

  • Update texts, as required, and offer editorial support.

  • Provide QA for strategic documents.

  • Contribute to the development of the internal terminology database.

  • Act as a resource person on language, translation and editing-related questions, and provide consultation services for jargon or terminology specific to the company.

  • Support the Linguistic Services manager, as required, for specific tasks and special projects.

  • Participate in the Business Continuity Plan, as required.

  • Establish and maintain professional and constructive relationships and contribute to the promotion of the language professions across the company.

Must Have

  • BA in Translation

  • At least 3 to 5 years of experience in French translation.

  • Perfect command of written French and thorough knowledge of the English language.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills, in French and in English.

  • Ability to work under pressure and to coordinate and prioritize work to meet multiple deadlines.

  • Attention to detail, especially for proofreading.

  • High degree of efficiency, autonomy and responsibility.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and a standout colleague working to achieve common goals.

  • Professionalism, integrity and strict confidentiality.

  • Ability to work in a structured hybrid environment with minimal guidance.

  • Knowledge of computer-assisted translation tools (Phrase, Studio GroupShare, LogiTerm, or other).

  • Computer proficiency and ability to learn new skills quickly.

Nice to Have

  • Translation certification from a recognized professional association (OTTIAQ, ATIO, or other).

  • Translation experience in the financial, derivatives or securities sectors.

  • Specific knowledge of Phrase translation memory and terminology database.

In the market for…

Excitement - Explore emerging technology and innovation, as well as ventures and digital finance that shape the future of global markets! Experience the movement of the market while grounded in the stability of close to 200 years of success.

Connection - With site hubs in some of the world’s most multicultural cities, we leverage our size and structure to create rich connections and belonging while experiencing powerful global impact through our work.

Impact - More than a platform, we use our talents to power mission-critical systems that drive global economic advancement, innovation, and growth. As well, our employee-led Team Impact spreads social good via our giving strategy.

Wellness - From empathetic leadership to a culture of flexibility and balance, we believe wellness at work creates the maximum yield and a stronger “we”. Plus, with a cloud-first and hybrid workstyle, as well as generous time-off and leaves, we support a life well lived!

Growth - From a growth mindset in our work, to expansion in our business, TMX is home to action-takers energized by the achievement of ambitious growth.


Ready to enrich your career with impactful work, leaders who truly care, and the flexibility and programs to help you thrive as part of #TeamTMX? Apply now.

    This role is required to know a language other than French as TMX is an international organization with operations across the globe and its clients, shareholders, competitors, stakeholders, regulators and employees communicate in English.

    Dans le cadre de ce poste, le titulaire est tenu de connaître aussi une autre langue que le français, étant donné que TMX est une société internationale qui mène ses activités à l’échelle mondiale et que ses clients, ses actionnaires, ses concurrents, ses parties prenantes, les autorités qui la réglementent et son personnel communiquent en anglais.

    TMX is committed to creating and sustaining a collegial work environment in which all individuals are treated with dignity and respect and one which reflects the diversity of the community in which we operate. We provide accommodations for applicants and employees who require it.

    Le Groupe TMX s’est engagé à créer et à maintenir un milieu de travail empreint de collaboration au sein duquel chacun est traité avec dignité et respect, et qui reflète la diversité de la collectivité où nous exerçons nos activités. Nous mettons en place des mesures d’adaptation pour les candidats et les employés qui en ont besoin.

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