Translator, Online School for Youth Leadership

Details

  • Location: Washington, D.C.
  • Date Posted: July 22, 2015
  • Application Deadline: Rolling
  • Job Type: Consultant

Summary

The Online School for Youth Leadership seeks experienced translators to translate resources from English to Persian. The position is on contract basis and compensation is based on skill and experience. 

Duties

  • Produce a concise, accurate and clear translation of writing materials from English to Persian;
  • Proof read all materials for proper format, and correct grammar, spelling, and punctuation;
  • Deliver the course content in word format files such as .doc or .docx.

Qualifications

  • English and Persian language translation certification or equivalent. Education may be substituted for substantive work experience in translation;
  • Substantive experience in working with websites, translating, and editing Persian language text;
  • Familiarity with education terminology strongly preferred;
  • Work or education experiences in Iran a plus;
  • Strong communication skills and attention to detail;
  • Computer skills, including word processing are required;
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and Persian is required.      

Apply

Please send a cover letter, CV and rates to jobs@eurasia.org with "YOUTHTRANSLATOR" in the subject line. Due to the volume of applications received, we are only able to respond to those we select for interviews.

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