Translator (Written)

Vacancy Number:N/A
Title: Translator (Written)
Duration:1 year + Possible Extension
Exp.: 2019-03-30-(2 Weeks From now)
Jobs no:1
Salary:As per organization salary policy


Organization: Independent Joint Anti-Corruption Monitoring and Evaluation Committee (MEC) | About Independent Joint Anti-Corruption Monitoring and Evaluation Committee (MEC)
City: Kabul
Country: AF


Education:A degree in language studies
Work Experience:At least three of Written Translation experi Years


A degree in language studies literature social studies or other relevant fields.


At least three years of proven written translation experience required; experience in simultaneous interpretation is a value added.


Ability to translate between Dari Pashto and English is required.

Duties & Responsibilities

Job Summary

Translation of documents in various languages (Dari Pashto and English).

Duties and Responsibilities

  • The translator is mainly responsible for translating reports and documents between Dari Pashto and English. The documents are confidential and important administrative documents often containing legal terminology.

  • The translator will be required to deliver high-quality translation often under tight deadlines. The majority of letters and documents received must be translated in a timely manner for Committee or team members and may require some overtime work.

  • The translator may be required to edit proofread and/or redraft reports done by other team members or translation companies outside MEC.

  • The translator will perform any other relevant tasks assigned by the supervisor including simultaneous translation when necessary.

Submission Guideline

Candidates can apply for the position by sending their cover letter and CV in one PDF or Microsoft Word document named in the following way:

"LAST_NAME_first_name.pdf" or "LAST_NAME_first_name.doc". Supplementary documents - degrees certificates etc. - should not be sent at this time.

The single PDF or Word file should be emailed to [email protected] with the subject line "Translator Application" by March 30 2019.

Qualified Afghan female candidates are highly encouraged to apply for this position.

Email: [email protected]