MSS Cape Town lives from its employees.

We greatly appreciate the diverse qualifications, experience and personalities that our employees bring to our little team. And, in addition to the diversity of our various assignments, our employees also appreciate the flexibility that we offer and the freedom that comes with it –as well as being able to find individual solutions for complex projects. As a team, of course, we are passionate about languages.

We are looking for a Key-Account Manager / Project Manager

We are seeking a German native speaker to support our project management team in our office at Roeland Square in Cape Town. We look forward to hearing from you!

We’re currently seeking a:

  • Key-Account Manager / Project Manager



Here’s how you become a permanent employee at MSS Cape Town:

  1. Application: Send your application with your CV and a letter of motivation to marlen.boehm(at)
  2. Reply: You will receive a reply from us, possibly with an invitation to an initial telephonic or face-to-face interview.
  3. Visit our office: Finally, if the interview was successful, we will give you the opportunity to come and visit our office, so that you can meet the MSS team and vice-versa.
  4. Work permit: Must be finalised.
  5. Appointment: Welcome! We are pleased to have you on board!


Our freelancers are scattered all across the world. For us, they’re just as much part of the team as our colleagues in Cape Town.

We prize the quality and reliability our freelancers provide when they carry out their assignments. They in turn prize the interesting projects and regular work. Together, we enjoy the friendly relationships and straightforward communication across the continents.

In-house freelance job vacancy

We’re also looking for native German speakers to assist us with a freelance in-house transcription project at our Roeland Square offices in Cape Town. We look forward to hearing from you!

We’re currently seeking freelancers to serve as:

  • DE/EN-FR translators for all fields
  • DE-EN and EN-DE translators for medicine and pharma, legal texts and technical documentation
  • EN/DEexperienced transcriptionists for all fields
  • DE/EN experienced copywriters for all fields
  • ZH-EN and ZH-DEtranslators for all fields

Here’s how you join our freelance team:

  1. Application: Send your cover letter and CV to
  2. Test: You receive a small test assignment we ask you to complete to test your skills.
  3. Feedback: You receive feedback on your test assignment.
  4. Acceptance: After you successfully completed the test assignment, you will sign our Non-Disclosure-Agreement and thereafter we will add you to our database.

Any questions?

If you have any other questions for us about jobs and freelancing, please send us a message.