In every work or profession, there are roles that are given so that an organization or business could proceed well. That is because when roles could overlap, there would be a problem. That is why assigning roles are important so that the process would be smooth. In the work of translation, it is also the same. There are certain roles that a translator should do. Let us see today the key roles of a translator. We will not cover all the roles as it could also depend on the department one is working.
One of the key roles of a translator is in the communication process. The main goal of communication is to send a message. The message they should be in its clear an accurate translation that is why the professional translator is the one who is trusted to do this part especially if it concerns an important matter. Communication also is needed so that a relationship between parties would be called a healthy one and it is maintained well.
Another key role of a professional translator is to share the culture of one group of people to another. It should be done well as there could be a misunderstanding that would arise as the receiver and the source would not know the in-between process for the completion of the translation. Another key role is in term so of the growth and the development of one company or organization in the international scene. Translation is needed for transactions and activities to be successful.