Should I translate job titles for a German CV?
I am writing my CV in German for an Austrian job application (I speak German pretty well). Should I translate my job titles into German? e.g. Research Manager = Forschungsmanagerin? I think it sounds weird and would be better left in English, which I know they can read (I could submit it in English if I wanted). But if I were reading English job applications I'd like to see translations. What to do?
Asked By: Clare - 6/27/2011
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yes, you should be specific to that thing.
Answered By: Amb Uset - 6/27/2011
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I really think it would be good manners to write your entire CV in German [ and good manners may well get you the job]. Would you not think it rather odd, if someone were applying to YOU for something, and their entire application was in English, but they had left the job titles in, say, Bulgarian? Just because you... More
Answered By: Inselstricken - 6/27/2011
The answer is a clear No... More
Answered By: ramsjoen - 6/27/2011
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