Join our community of freelancers and join the localization revolution

We’re expanding our team of video translators to meet increased translation demands across many languages including English to Spanish, German, Italian, Arabic, Japanese and many more. We also need sharp video editors to help us with post production edits!

Translate the world's video

Papercup is a pioneer in
AI-powered Dubbing.

Joining our community means you'll be working on exciting, varied content for big names such as Sky News, Canva, Papa John’s and Buzzfeed. Working at Papercup gives you access to consistently diverse translation jobs across several clients and verticals. Working for a startup means you get personal treatment and support as well as the opportunity to learn from the best.

We’ve just raised a $20M Series A to expand our offering even further, and we're looking for excellent translators to quality check and translate content alongside our state-of-the-art AI machine learning technology - and, video editors to help us with post production edits!

Apply today!

About Papercup

The Papercup team is friendly, hard-working, and international, and we're proud of our sense of community. We hire experts and leaders in their fields to help us achieve our mission of shaking up the video translation market. Equally, we know being happy and comfortable in the workplace is just as necessary for results.

Our main office is in London but our freelancers work for us from all different locations around the world.

Where we're from


identify as Female.

Transparent Recruitment Process

Typical Responsibilities for Translators: 

- Available for 20+ hours per week
- Proofread source transcriptions to ensure words and sentences are properly transcribed and aligned
- Check MT generated translations for sentence structure, grammar, comprehension and punctuation
- Modify generated audio to ensure all words are pronounced correctly
- Quality check and amend audiovisual translations for an overall natural flow of dialogue
- Ensure work is completed in accordance with project deadlines
- Work closely with our team to give feedback on our tool, our translations and our artificial voices
- Help to build out our team in your language

Typical Responsibilities for Video Editors:

- Available for 20+ hours per week
- Proficiency in Adobe Premiere Pro (or a similar video editing software) and After Effects
- Proven experience working as a video editor
- Fluent in written and spoken English
- Comfortable working with tight deadlines
- Self-motivated and able to engage well in a team environment
- Happy to work on multiple projects at the same time
- Experience working with graphics, captions and subtitles
- Knowledge of basic audio correction is a big plus

How does the process work?

Submit your application

If you meet our requirements, we'll invite you for a short test

The final step will involve a short video interview

You will have hands-on support including onboarding, learn how to use our translation tool and get access to a variety of content to translate


Flexible working hours

Work from the comfort of your own home

Close-knit Papercup community

Support and growth opportunities

Apply Now

You can apply for a translation job via online form.

Translator Roles
Video Editor Roles

Hear from the team:

"Having the chance to accommodate your schedule according to your own needs makes the whole task more enjoyable and easy to carry out."


Spanish Language Lead

"My highlight is being part of a company that constantly grows and improves. I can’t wait to see what else is in store for us."


German Language Lead

"I enjoy working in a friendly and inclusive environment; with very interesting tasks and the autonomy in carrying on the tasks assigned."


Italian Language Lead