Position Title: Translator
Position Category Translator
Position Available for: All Candidate
Key Objectives:The Translator is responsible for reviewing and producing written translations of submitted texts facilitating communication across organizations and stakeholders. Translator will serve both internal and external clients of the Academy supporting / performing bilingual translations (English to Arabic and Arabic to English).
Key Responsibilities : 

  • Translate and ensure high quality of legal documents, reports, forms, circulars and letters and any other correspondence as required
  • Ensure that the translated version conveys the meaning of the original document as clearly as possible
  • Use translation software to ensure consistency of translation within documents and help in efficiency, where possible
  • Use the internet and email as research tools throughout the translation process
  • Research legal, technical and scientific words to find the correct translations
  • Use specialist dictionaries, thesauruses and reference books to find the closest equivalents for terminology and words used
  • Use appropriate software for presentation and delivery (i.e. PowerPoint, Word etc.)
  • Liaise with clients to discuss any unclear points
  • Proofread and edit final translated versions of documents
  • Provide clients with a grammatically correct, well-expressed final version of the translated text, usually as a word-processed document
  • Reviews translations done by third party providers to ensure the service provided conforms to the Academy’s standards and achieves the required meaning
  • Adhere to the Academy’s information security policies and procedures, and report breaches or other security risks accordingly
  • Coordinate with other departments to facilitate the accomplishment of tasks and responsibilities, as and when needed
  • Perform any other tasks assigned by the Administration Services Manager