Email / Username

Password

Forgot Password?

Keep me logged In

Not a member? Register Now

Email Print Report

Senior Translator

(684 Views)

About Afghanistan Holding Group

Afghanistan Holding Group (AHG) has been providing an outstanding and satisfactory turn-key business services to over 220 international companies in Afghanistan since 2009. AHG employs over 200 full-time and highly qualified Afghans to produce tailor-made professional services to its clients across the country.

Project Background:

The Justice Sector Support Program (JSSP) utilizes international and Afghan advisors to train and build capacity for Afghan officials within the Ministry of Justice, Attorney General’s Office, Supreme Court, Ministry of Women’s Affairs, and other justice sector organizations. The project has over 341 local national positions, many of which are advisor positions located in Kabul and throughout the 34 provinces of Afghanistan. Afghanistan Holding Group (AHG), has extensive experience working with justice sector institutions. AHG can call on a pool of 800 short-term consultants across all 34 provinces, which is critical to quickly filling vacancies and meeting technical and training needs that arise in JSSP.

Job Summary

Nationality: Local National (LN)
The base of Operations: Kabul, Afghanistan
Required Clearance: RSO Vetting
Directly reports to: Section Lead

Job Details

Date Posted: 24 Jun 2018 Reference: 0299
Closing Date: 14 Jul 2018 Work Type: Full Time
Number of Vacancies: 1 Gender: Any
Functional Area: General Open Ended: Yes
Nationality: Any Salary Range: As per NTA Salary Scale Policy
Contract Type: Long-term Years of Experience: 5 Year(s)
Contract Duration: 1 Year(s) & 0 Month(s) Extension Possibility: Yes
Probation Period: 3 Months

Duties and Responsibilities

The OCB Senior Translator shall:
Supervise translators to ensure proper duty performance
Provide professional capacity building training for translators
Review translator work and provide feedback to translators
Develop JSSP translator work report on a monthly basis
Ensure compliance with SOP for Translation
Ensure Translator Log Book update
Proofread translations and typed documents
Expertly translate documents from English into Pashto/Dari and vice-versa
Expertly interpret in meetings
Simultaneous translation for international advisors
Hold regular meetings with translators to discuss problems/suggestions/changes
Perform any other duties assigned by supervisor
Simultaneous translation for an international advisor
Translating the main points of a training/conference and reporting them back to our international advisors
Occasional travels to provinces across the country

Qualifications

Must have a baccalaureate’s degree with five years of professional experience, or a bachelor’s degree with three years of experience
Demonstrated three years of experience providing written translation and simultaneous interpretation experience, or five years of experience with a baccalaureate's degree
Proven experience overseeing the team of translators/interpreters, including recruiting and hiring staff
Excellent interpersonal skills
Experience drafting work reports for submission to supervisor preferred
Experience with hard and softcopy document filing and record keeping preferred
Experience developing and implementing translation/interpretation courses
Ability to work in a fast-paced, stressful environment

Job Location

Afghanistan - Kabul

Education:

High School,

Submission Guideline

To apply for this position please click here and follow the instructions accordingly.
If you faced any problems opening the link, please copy/paste https://goo.gl/QhqZGA in your browser and apply through AHG application system.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. AHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Submission Email

No email provided, please refer to Submission Guideline above

Email Print Report
More jobs in this category
Finance and Admin Specialist at Ministry of Public Health Kabul 29 Jul 2018
Translator at ACTION CONTRE LA FAIM Kabul 21 Jul 2018
Internship at Albashir Group of Companies Kabul 27 Jul 2018
سه پست مختلف برای طبقه ان.. at House Kabul 24 Sep 2018
New to Jobs.af?
Not Registered? Big companies in Afghanistan hiring through Jobs.af!
Register
Recommend us on Facebook

Women in Economy

Like Jobs.af to get new job alerts through your Facebook