Legal Translator/Interpreter

  Afghanistan Unspecified 700
Date Posted:Jun 30, 2010
Reference:0059
Closing Date:Jul 14, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:2
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Legal
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About Chemonics International Inc:

Job Summary:

Chemonics International is a Washington DC-based firm Chemonics International is a Washington DC-based firm seeking Legal Translator/Interpreter candidates for the USAID-funded Trade and Accession Facilitation for Afghanistan (TAFA) project. The purpose of the project is to improve the trade environment for Afghanistan, thereby fostering increased investment, exports, and market-based employment opportunities. The project will help the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan (GIRoA) and the private sector to pursue and realize the advantages of greater regional and global trade linkages and economic integration through three components: 1) trade policy liberalization; 2) trade facilitation; 3) public outreach on trade related issues

Skills Required:

Not available

Requires travel to provinces:

No

Skills Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:

1. Translate TAFA Projects documents from English to Dari and Pashtu and vice versa;
2. Accurate translation of technical documents
3. Translate TAFA components documents;
4. Act as an Interpreter in workshops, seminars and meetings
5. Ability to do simultaneous translation in the meetings.
6. prioritize work to meet deadlines;
7. Proofread, edit, revise and translate materials for printing

Job Location:

Afghanistan

Qualifications:

1. Graduate degree in Literature Social Sciences , Law, and other relevant fields
2. 2/4 years of relevant experience.
3. Excellent written and spoken communication skills in (Dari, Pashto and English)
4. demonstrated strong interpersonal skills and ability to build effective working relationships in the project
5. cooperative and excellent team player
6. Strong computer literacy
7. Skills in technical translation and interpretation,

Job Keywords:

Kabul
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