|Date Posted:||Mar 14, 2010|
|Closing Date:||Mar 31, 2010|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Salary Range:||20000 - 40000 USD undefinedUSD|
|Years of Experience:||5 Years|
|Contract Duration:||Not specified|
|Contract Type:||Short Term|
|Probation Period:||1 month|
About Afghanistan Reconstruction and Development Services (ARDS):
The candidate will be expected to render accurate and professional translation of documents in English and Dari/Pashto.
The candidate will be translating in the field of economy and social sciences.
Duties & Responsibilities:
â€¢ The candidate will be responsible for translation of governmental and non-governmental Projects documents;
â€¢ The candidate will be expected to render accurate and professional translation of documents in English and Dari/Pashto;
â€¢ Translation of outreach materials from English to Dari/Pashto and vice verse;
â€¢ The candidate will be responsible for all the translation of all the meetings held by the Minister.
â€¢ The candidate will be prioritizing work to meet deadlines;
â€¢ The candidate shall be translating emails and other corresponding letters;
â€¢ The candidate shall be consulting with experts in specialist areas;
â€¢ Compile Dari or Pashto words and terminologies along with its English meanings that can be used as reference in translations;
â€¢ The candidate may also be required to do the verbal translation services in meetings and conferences;
â€¢ Creative copywriting in English with reference to original Dari/Pashto version and vice verse ;
â€¢ Proofread, edit, revise and translate materials for printed media and web.
â€¢ Bachelorâ€™s degree, with written fluency in English and Dari/Pashto.
â€¢ Excellent writing skills, commitment, honesty and integrity in art of translation and ensure consistency of the translated documents with the original ones.
â€¢ Experience in translating, interpreting, copywriting and editing.
â€¢ Excellent English and Dari/Pashto language skills. Third language capability would be an added advantage.
â€¢ Professional, business-minded , flexible, mature and enthusiastic with strong communication skills.
â€¢ The successful candidate should be proficient in using the internet for research purposes.