Native Portuguese Speaker for Translation & Interpreting


The Vacancy

Do you have a 2:1 or above in your degree? Are you a native Portuguese speaker? Are you looking for a great career where you can travel the world?

We are recruiting for native level Portuguese speakers who can work as both translators and interpreters to support us in our work on exciting, life-saving projects. We need excellent communicators who can help us with translation work based in our Leeds office and also support us as an interpreter in client meetings & events.

You will be working closely with our Clinical Systems Analysts and our Account Managers – helping them to design & improve our Portuguese system and sell it to new customers abroad.

We value your enthusiasm, problem solving and communication skills more than previous work experience but you will have had some prior translation or interpreting experience and you will have lived or worked in the UK before.

Expenses for all travel are paid and there’s also an excellent starting salary and amazing benefits on offer!

Please note that this is a permanent role.

Salary and Benefits

We will give you an excellent starting salary of £24,000 with annual pay reviews.

You will also receive a range of benefits, including:

  • £300 birthday meal allowance
  • Regular social events including: Pub Fridays, netball and football
  • Fantastic holiday entitlement – 27 days + Bank Holidays
  • Opportunities to travel internationally
  • Life insurance
  • BUPA Health, Dental and Travel cover

The Company

TPP is a market leading UK based IT company, dedicated to delivering innovative software solutions to the UK healthcare industry. After 20 years of success, we now operate on an international scale with projects ongoing across the Caribbean, Middle East and China.

TPP has been consistently recognised as an outstanding graduate employer. Since 2017, we have consistently featured in The Job Crowds’ “Top Company for Graduates to Work For”, and were the overall winners for 2022 in addition to being awarded ‘Best Salary’ and ‘Best Benefits’. We have also been named in the Times Top 100 Graduate Employers list every year since 2019.


  • 2.1 or higher at degree level
  • Problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Desire to travel internationally
  • A passion for learning and a desire to succeed
  • The drive to take on new challenges
  • Native Portuguese speaker

Please note: We reimburse applicants for travel to and from interviews

Note that due to the high volume of applications, candidates failing to pass the initial selection will not be notified. Successful candidates will usually be contacted within two weeks.

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