About us

Waterstone Translations is a leading provider of professional translation services. Headquartered in Shanghai, we have successfully looked after the translation needs of multinational companies, law firms and Fortune 500 companies around the world. Specializing in legal, marketing and technical translations, our services are offered to companies of all sizes in over 50 languages.

Our translation company takes great pride in going the extra mile, whether its delivering translations to you a day early, or its reporting to you any factual inaccuracies in the source document. It’s in our DNA to be perfect.

Years of dedicated hard work from our team of translators, interpreters, Project Managers and many other subject-matter experts have made our professional translation services a trusted choice for many companies.

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What Puts Us Ahead?

  • Culturally Aware

    Over many years, our translation agency has become the trusted choice of many companies. This is because our translators possess and utilize their strong sense of cultural awareness to deliver effective translations that resonates strongly with the target market.

    Adapting your content whilst staying faithful to the source text is what we are about! Trust our team of specialists to deliver translations that leaves the right impression on your target audience.

  • Systematic Quality Assurance Systems

    Before any translation work is allowed to be sent to a client, our translation company’s team of experts reviews the translations for silly errors and typos. Our team also performs the appropriate “sanity” checks to ensure that we continue to offer the finest professional language translation services. On any occasions that we overlook mistakes, our priority is to urgently make it right as soon as possible.

  • Our Growth Is Organic

    The excellence of our professional translation services has attracted clients all over the world. Our Quality Assurance systems have proven effective in ensuring that our clients stay on our client list. It is for this reason that our translation company has grown organically year on year. In fact, approximately 5% of our new clients are referred to us by existing clients!

  • Professional Translation Services

    Our translation company believes that the quality of our translations starts with the quality of our translators. We have therefore developed a screening process that ensures that we only recruit highly skilled translators that adds value to our professional language translation services. To be a member of our translation team, a translator will have completed a relevant degree, passed our rigorous testing and they must also be a member of one of the internationally recognized professional translation bodies.

  • Confidentiality Promise

    Our translation agency promises to protect your confidential information. As a leading translation agency, we sign confidentiality agreements with all our translators and we would happily sign a non-disclosure with you also. In addition, through our secure servers, only those assigned with the project can have access to the relevant materials.

Our Professional Translation Services

Our translation company offers professional translation services and interpretation services for all your requirements.

List of languages

Waterstone Translations offers professional translation services in over 50 languages. Our most commonly requested languages include:

  • English to Chinese
  • Chinese to English
  • Arabic
  • Croatian
  • Czech
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • Finnish
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Hindi
  • Hungarian
  • Indonesian (Bahasa)
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese (Brazilian)
  • Portuguese (European)
  • Russian
  • Slovak
  • Spanish (European)
  • Spanish (Latin American)
  • Swedish
  • Thai
  • Turkish
  • Ukrainian
  • Vietnamese

Clients

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Legal Agreement

37,000 words

English to Chinese

4 working days

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181 Company Policies

55,000 words

English to Chinese

1 month

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3 Lease Agreements

25,000 words

Chinese to English

4 working days

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5 User Manuals

61,000 words

English to Japanese, French, Spanish, Italian and German

8 working days

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Patent

8,000 words

English to Arabic

3 working days

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Technical Document

11,000 words

English to Chinese

3 working days

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Financial newsletters

5,000 words

English to Spanish French, Italian, German, Japanese and Korean

3 working days

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Software

54,000 words

English to Thai, Vietnamese, Korean, Simplified and Traditional Chinese

10 working days

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Website Translation

180,000 words

English to German, French, Spanish and Italian

16 working days

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Press release

3,000 words

English to Chinese, Thai, Japanese, Korean

3 working days

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Website Translation

25,000 words

English to Greek, Danish and Swedish

6 working days

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Legal Documents

200,000 words

English to Simplified Chinese

5 working days

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Marketing Brochure

4,000 words

English to Chinese

2 working days

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Interpretation Internal Audit at Shanghai office

English to Chinese

2 weeks

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Audio Translations

Market research audio tapes

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Interpretation

Beijing office visiting London head office

3 days

Our Team

Qiming

CEO

Alex

Managing Director

Yao

Chief Operating Officer

Danny

Head of Business Development

Liu

Finance Director

Rui

Senior Account Manager

Carol

HR Manager

Xuan

Project Manager

Xiaoyue

Project Manager

Career

We are constantly on the lookout for exceptional language professionals to join our translation company.

Position: Freelance Translator

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or above preferably in translation
  • TEM-8 or Advanced Interpretation Certificate holder (China)
  • Strong ability to use languages
  • A member of an internationally recognized professional translation body.

Position: Freelance Interpreter

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree or above preferably in interpretation
  • TEM-8 and Advanced Interpretation Certificate holder (China)
  • Able to speak clearly with no accent.
  • For Conference Interpretation roles, please provide at least 3 professional references.
Note:
  • If you think you have the skills set outlined above, please send over your CV and copy of certificates to: cv@waterstonetranslations.com
  • If you are shortlisted, we will contact you either by email or phone to arrange an Skype interview.
  • If you pass the interview, we will sign a collaboration agreement and NDA with you.

Contact Us

Shanghai Head Office

25F, Wheelock Square, 1717 West Nanjing Road, Jing'an District, Shanghai,200040
Tel: +86 21 6224 3798