English Legal Translator

  Afghanistan Unspecified 1098
Date Posted:Jan 31, 2011
Closing Date:Feb 4, 2011
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Administrative
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension: false
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About ILF-A:


International Legal Foundation-Afghanistan (ILF-A) Operating in Afghanistan since 2003, ILF-Afghanistan is a country-wide public defender office that provides criminal defense services free of charge to indigent Afghan men, women, and children. Established by the International Legal Foundation (ILF), an international non-governmental organization based in the United States, ILF-Afghanistan is non-governmental and Non profit organization registered with the Ministry of Economy of Afghanistan and Independent Legal Aid board of Afghanistan.

Company Benefits:
Lunch Subcidy

Job Summary:

Under the guidance and supervision of the Database Manager, the Translator will ensure the efficient -and timely translation of documents at the very highest level. Using the National languages with best literature for translating Dari/Pashto to English and via versa

Duties & Responsibilities:

Translating Dari/Pashto to English and via versa
Weekly report translation
Translating of the training materials
Oral translations in meetings, trainings and workshops
Monthly report translation
Zone monthly reports translation
Legal clinic progress report translation
All other translation given by the country director or line supervisor related to the work of ILF-A
Checking and correcting weekly reports from the provincial offices
Proof reading and checking the entire translated document sent by the provincial offices
Organize all the translated documents in the filing system
Act according to the policy and procedure of ILF-A
Keep updated with issues related to ILF-A and environment where ILF-A operates
Promote attitude of team spirit and a strong focus on quality and quantity
Develop good cooperation with ILF-A units, authorities, and concerned organizations

Job Requirement:

University degree in relevant field
At least 1 or 2 years work experience in the relevant field
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Pashto, Dari and English
Computer skills: Auto operator level, especially with MS office packages.
Honest, Active, dedicated to work and well mannered
Typing experience in Dari, Pashto and English languages
Being an Afghan citizen

Job Location:

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