John is a Translator for the European Commission

John is a Translator for the European Commission

This article was written by Global Graduates, published on 7th October 2013 and has been read 2390 times.

John studied French and Spanish at Cardiff University, and spent his year abroad studying at Valencia University, Spain, and working as a waiter at Disneyland Paris. He is now a Translator for the European Commission, the organisation which represents the interests of the EU as a whole.

The European Commission proposes new legislation to the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union, and it ensures that EU law is correctly applied by member countries.

Here, John talks about his experiences with languages and the value of having language skills...

The Language Launchpad videos have been created through our partnership with The European Commission in order to interview UK language graduates and discover how their language skills have benefitted their careers.

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