Translator

  ACTIN AGAINST HUNGER (AAH)
Diploma   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 1008
Date Posted:Dec 2, 2019
Reference:AAH_Translator02
Closing Date:Dec 10, 2019
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Any
Functional Area:General
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:1 Year
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Fixed-term
Probation Period:2 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About ACTIN AGAINST HUNGER (AAH):

Founded:  

Action Against Hunger (AAH) is a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) that was created in France in 1979. AAH has been active in Afghanistan in the medical, nutrition, food security, and water and sanitation fields since 1995.

Job Summary:

Translate documents and interpret oral communications for the mission

Duties & Responsibilities:

Mission 1: Translate documents (English / Dari / Pashto)

The translator is responsible for:


- Accurately translating documents for the coordination (all departments: technical departments but also transversal, HR, logistics, finance and audit documents), according to priorities given by his line manager ;

- Recommending adequate formulations according to usage and local customs.



Mission 2: Interpret during meetings (English / Dari / Pashto)

The translator is responsible for:


- Ensuring good understanding of messages transmitted to various addressees ;

- Returning accurately the messages received ;

- Indicating orally changes in meaning when passing from one language to another.



The translator has the duty to keep confidential all internal information he may have due to his Position.

He might be assigned to one or several specific departments.

He can be requested to go to the field.

Job Requirement:

Bachelor Degree with at least 3 years of experiences


Communication and writing skills – Sense of confidentiality – Good general cultural background – Good working knowledge of the area of intervention and local customs Fluency in English or French and local languages

Good computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher). Good inter personnel skills, Time-management and organizational skills

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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