CCN STTA Translator
Vacancy Number:KVID20170219-36008
Title: CCN STTA Translator
Category:Monitoring and Evaluation
Duration:up to 12 days
Exp.:2017-02-19-(5 Months Ago)
Jobs no:3
Organization:Management System International Monitoring Support Project |About Management System International Monitoring Support Project
Education:University degree in languages, translation, monitoring and evaluation or other relevant subject. Do
Work Experience:• Experience: At least 3 of progressively re Years



  • Education: University degree in languages, translation, monitoring and evaluation or other relevant subject. Documented equivalent combination of relevant experience and formal education/training may be considered appropriately.
  • Experience: At least 3 years of progressively responsible experience in translation (1 year if the candidate holds an advance university degree in one of the abovementioned fields), preferably in the context of USAID programs or an international organization.
  • Languages: Proficiency in English, Dari, (to the level of native speaker) are required for the Translator position.
  • Experience with evaluation and research design, data collection and analyses, indicator construction, would be a distinct advantage.
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal), including the ability to convey technical concepts to non-technical partners.
  • Evidence of being a collaborative team player and having the ability to establish and maintain healthy working relationships with diverse colleagues.
Duties & Responsibilities


Working with MSI MSP North Monitoring and Verification Team, the translator will be responsible for providing translation services for a 6-day capacity building training for our field verifiers. The STTA will produce self-revised translations from English into Dari and Dari to English, and maintain a high standard of accuracy and consistency with the original subject matter.  The Translator should be comfortable in utilizing existing reference and terminology materials, background information, and working in consultation with internal M&V Specialists. 


Responsibilities include, but are not necessarily limited to the following tasks:


  • Translate all training materials at least one week in advance before the capacity building training. For this, the translator will meet with MSP North M&V team who will facilitate the translator compile terminology and information to be used in translations, including technical terms.

  • Translate messages simultaneously or consecutively into English or Dari languages, orally during the 6-day training.



Submission Guideline

Please submit your CV and cover letter [email protected] and clearly write the job title and vacancy number in the subject line (CCN STTA Translator MSP-10). Correspondents without a subject line will not be entertained.