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Part-time Translator/Editor

  • Translation, Localization, Interpretation Jobs
  • Education, Training, Teaching, Science Jobs

Description

  • Translate a variety of documents including literary, legal, research, technical, scientific, educational, and commercial materials from English into Arabic and vice-versa.
  • Review and edit the content of informative, instructional, or promotional materials, user documentation, newsletters, electronic database, publications, media guides, or similar materials of a technical nature.
  • Manage the translation/ proofreading process of each requested document.
  • Consult with subject matter experts and other colleagues in order to understand specialised concepts and translate them appropriately.
  • Use highly specialised translation software to encourage efficiency and consistency

Specific Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Translation
  • Minimum three years of experience in the translation field
  • Proficiency in translation tools and software such as MemoQ and Trados
  • Knowledge of the translation process, terminology, and localization techniques
  • Familiarity with localization guidelines and standards
  • Ability to convert written materials into a second language
  • Excellent translation, writing, and communication skills in both English and Arabic
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Proficiency in MS Office.

Hard Skills

  • Microsoft Office
  • Advanced language knowledge
  • Advanced writing skills
  • Proofreading and editing skills
  • Audio translating experience
  • Document interpretation
  • Simultaneous translations experience
  • Consecutive interpreting expertise