Smithson co seeking for Document Translator - Find a job in Kurdistan

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26/10/2020

Smithson co seeking for Document Translator

 Job Title: Document Translator  


Job Summary

Smithson is looking for a qualified Document Translator, to work with our team in Erbil. The successful candidate must have a minimum of 3 years of experience. Work duration will be based on mission. Below is a summary of the responsibilities and qualifications.


Responsibilities

• Read given material and research industry-specific terminology;

• Translate documents from Arabic to English and vice versa; 

• Ensure translated content conveys original meaning;

• Cross-reference specialized dictionaries and translation tools to check quality of translation;

• Proofread translated texts for grammar, spelling and punctuation accuracy;

• Follow up with internal team members and clients to ensure translation meets their needs;

• Edit content with an eye toward maintaining its original format (e.g. font and structure);


Requirements

• Proven work experience as a Translator, Interpreter or similar role

• Fluency in Arabic and English, Kurdish is a plus

• Excellent proofreading skills with the ability to identify grammar, spelling and punctuation errors

• Good knowledge of content editing tools

• Familiarity with translation software

• Time-management skills

• BSc in Translation, Interpreting or similar field

• Additional certification in Linguistics is a plus


How to Apply 

Simply send your resume/CV to careers@smithson.co

Please mention the job title in the subject line to facilitate the screening process.