Sr. Translator

  ORCA
  Afghanistan Unspecified 259
Date Posted:Jan 7, 2010
Reference:ORCA-09-09
Closing Date:Jan 28, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:2
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Services
Nationality:International
Salary Range:20000 - 80000 USD undefined
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

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Job Summary:

- The candidate must have the ability to translate Pashto and Dari documents to English and vice versa.
- Translation from (Pashto/Dari) to English as transcription.
- Knowledge of Ms. Office Programs
- Excellent report writing skills
- The ability to learn new reporting guidelines (i.e. transcripts of Focus Group Discussions, Methods Report…) and required tools during the ongoing work period.
- Flexibility in working extra hours to meet the deadline

Duties & Responsibilities:

- Translate survey instruments from English to Dari/Pashto and from Dari/Pashto to English.

- Editing the transcripts

Job Requirement:

- Holding a bachelor’s degree in English literature or an equivalent field.
- Have experience and ability to interact professionally with staff
- Good command on English language is required.
- Translation skills (Pashto/Dari to English) is required

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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