Translator

  High Office of Oversight and Anti-corruption
  Afghanistan Unspecified 386
Date Posted:Mar 24, 2010
Reference:HR/HOO/HK/029/2010
Closing Date:Mar 30, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:General
Nationality:International
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

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Job Summary:

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Director of Prevention Department, the Translator will be part of a research project team assigned to study the procedure for issuing construction permits at the Kabul Municipality (operating from HoO) and develop recommendations for reform and simplification of the procedure. He/she will work closely with assessment and data collection team and an international consultant translation of information and documents.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Duties and Responsibilities:

Under the Prevention Department of the High Office of Oversight, the Translator will be part of a research project team assigned to study and reform the Construction Permit Issuing process. The duties and responsibilities will include:

1. Translate documents e.g. laws, regulations, guidelines, manuals, from Dari and Pashto to English and vice versa.
2. Work with an international consultant in producing reports, presentations and analysis.
3. Write letters to government institutions during the research period when required
4. Provide interpretation services during meetings, conferences and information sessions
5. Translate formal and informal correspondences exchanged between the High Office and other state institutions during the research period
6. Maintain proper records of documents and files translated
7. Assist the data analysis team in data entry, analysis, preparing reports, etc
8. Any other tasks as assigned by the Research Team Coordinator.

Job Requirement:

Qualifications Required:
1. University degree in Literature or any relevant field
2. Minimum 3 years of relevant experience in formal translation and interpretation.
3. Fluency in Dari, Pashto and knowledge of English language is required (writing and reading).
4. Ability to work long hours when required
5. Ability to work independently and as an effective team member
6. Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
8. Strong ability to prioritize workload and meet simultaneous and competing deadlines and
Strong communication and organization skills.
9. Highly motivated self starter and able to work with minimal supervision.

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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