Translator

Diploma   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 2524
Date Posted:Apr 8, 2018
Reference:VA 18-004
Closing Date:Apr 20, 2018
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:3
Gender:Any
Functional Area:Translation
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:4 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Long-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About Tetra Tech - JSSP:

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting and engineering services. The Company supports government and commercial clients by providing innovative solutions focused on water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. With 16,000 associates worldwide, Tetra Tech's capabilities span the entire project life cycle.Tetra Tech provides technical, management, and advisory services to help developing and transitioning societies navigate the challenges they face. We work around the world to help establish and strengthen productive relationships between state and society and develop sustainable government and justice systems that are responsive, transparent, accountable, fair, and efficient. In this way we increase stability, foster investment, and improve the rule of law, which benefits our partner countries as well as our economy back home. The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of International Narcotics and law Enforcement Affairs (INL), funded Justice Sector Support Program (JSSP) is a nationwide criminal justice sector development program focused on institutional capacity building as well as training and mentoring in Kabul and key provinces, and utilizes international and Afghan Advisors to train and build capacity for Afghan officials within the Ministry of Justice (MOJ), Attorney General’s Office (AGO), Supreme Court (SCT), Ministry of Women’s Affairs (MOWA), and other justice sector institutions.The program has the following four sections: *Case Management System Development *Legislative Capacity Building *Organizational Capacity Building *Monitoring and Evaluation

Job Summary:

Tetra Tech, Afghanistan Justice Sector Support Program (JSSP), is seeking applications for Translator positions at Organizational Capacity Building (OCB) and Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) sections under the supervision of Section Leader.

Skills Required:

Not available

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:


Excellent communication skills. Ability to communicate clearly and effectively verbally and in written with staff at all levels of the organization.

Excellent written and oral English and Dari.

Excellent computer skills in using Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Familiarity with editing and proofreading the documents.

Ability to build effective working relationships remotely and quickly.

Ability to analyze complex situations and problems and identify an appropriate response to them.

Deadline oriented.

Ability to work independently, and as part of a team.

Development and management of an effective and motivated team.

Ability to manage conflicts and balance a heavy workload.

Duties & Responsibilities:


Proofread translated courses

Assist the Curriculum Advisors in developing and reviewing courses, if necessary

Translate urgent translation tasking and meet tight deadlines

Maintain hard and soft copy filing systems of the translated documents

Conduct the “course translation workshop” for all the translators of the company

Any other assignments from a supervisor and/or chain of command

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul

Qualifications:


Must have a baccalaureate’s degree, preferably a bachelor’s degree

Demonstrated two years of experience providing written translation and interpretation experience, or four years of experience with a baccalaureate's degree

Fluency in spoken and written Dari/Pashto and English

Experience with document filing and record keeping

Job Keywords:

Translation, Translator
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