Localization Academy

Translator

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Role Summary:

This position of Arabic Translator is pivotal in our Translation and Localization team. Successful performance in this role involves delivering accurate and culturally-aligned translations from English to Arabic and vice versa, focusing on various document categories including technical, financial, business, governmental, and legal sectors. This role contributes significantly to the organization by ensuring that communications and documents are clear, precise, and culturally sensitive, thereby maintaining the organization’s reputation for high-quality translation services.

What Success Looks Like:

  • Consistently delivering high-quality translations.
  • Demonstrating strong understanding and adherence to cultural nuances, especially for the Gulf Cooperation Council region.
  • Meeting deadlines and efficiently managing workload using CAT tools.
  • Contributing positively to the team and receiving favorable feedback during monthly performance reviews.

How This Role Fits Into the Organization:

As an Arabic Translator, you will be an integral part of a team that bridges language barriers and facilitates clear communication for clients in diverse sectors. Your role supports the organization’s mission to provide top-notch translation services, ensuring client satisfaction and fostering long-term business relationships.

Responsibilities:

  • Translate Documents: Effectively translate documents between English and Arabic using CAT tools, ensuring linguistic accuracy and adherence to cultural nuances.
  • Quality Assurance: Maintain a high standard of translation quality, focusing on clarity, grammar, and cultural relevance.
  • Workload Management: Efficiently manage and prioritize translation tasks to meet daily targets and deadlines.
  • Team Collaboration: Work collaboratively with team members to ensure consistent quality and share best practices.

Qualifications:

  • Skills: Strong command of both English and Arabic, with excellent verbal and written communication skills. Proficiency in translation management software like Phrase, and ability to work effectively under tight deadlines.
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Translation, Languages, or a related field is preferred.
  • Experience: Prior experience in translating documents in technical, financial, business, or legal sectors. Familiarity with Gulf Cooperation Council region’s cultural nuances is advantageous.
  • Certifications: Certifications in language proficiency or translation are beneficial but not mandatory.

How to Apply:

To apply for the Arabic Translator position, please follow these steps:

  1. Submit Your CV: Ensure that your CV is up-to-date and clearly highlights your relevant experience and qualifications.
  2. Translation Test: As part of the application process, you will be required to complete a 250-word non-paid translation test. This test is designed to assess your translation skills and ability to handle the types of documents you will encounter in this role. Further instructions regarding the test will be provided after we receive your CV.

Please Note: The translation test is a crucial part of our selection process, enabling us to gauge your expertise and fit for the role. We appreciate your understanding and effort in completing this test.

Send your current CV to converp.info@gmail.com