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مطلوب مترجم/ة للعمل لدى منظمة الهدف الدولية

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Closing date: 18 Dec 2018

General Description of the Programme:

GOAL is an international humanitarian organisation established in 1977 and currently working in 13 countries around the world. GOAL as an International Humanitarian Organisation has had a presence in Turkey since 2013 and has contributed to the migrant response with a focus on responding to needs in health service delivery, social safety nets and the protection of vulnerable and marginalised migrants in southern Turkey. Going forward the response will be focused on alleviating the protection and livelihoods concerns of these communities in Ankara and southern Turkey.



GOAL an International Humanitarian Organisation has had a presence in Turkey since 2013 and has been contributing to the migrant response since 2016 with a focus on responding to needs in health service delivery, social safety nets and the protection of vulnerable and marginalised migrants in southern Turkey.

GOAL has been working in Syria since 2013, responding to the acute needs of conflict-affected communities. GOAL is working in Idleb Governate, both through direct implementation and through partners, delivering food, non-food programming to highly vulnerable populations, and provision of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) through support to Water units, as well as emergency support to recently displaced households.

Job purpose:

Under the direction of GOAL performs interpreting / transliterating services of oral and/or written communications between English and Arabic in a variety of settings; and performs other duties including office administration tasks as required. This is a part-time position.

Duties, objectives and competencies

  • Provide interpreting / transliterating services for meetings, interviews, telephone calls, etc. including one to one and group settings.
  • Translates orally or in written form all documents presented by staff, and other individuals.
  • Prepare written translations of instructional, policy and educational materials, correspondence, and forms from one language to another when appropriate for use by the staff, and other individuals.
  • Perform fast and accurate workshops interpretation
  • Review translated material for accuracy of meaning, grammar and syntax.
  • Relay concepts and ideas between languages.
  • Convert written materials from one language into another, such as books, web pages.
  • Create a new text in the target language that reproduces the content and style of the original.
  • Receive and submit assignments electronically.
  • Use dictionaries and glossaries for reference.
  • General office administration tasks requested by direct supervisor.
  • Any other duties as required.

Requirements (essential)

  • A Bachelors university degree or equivalent qualification in English, Arabic, linguistics, interpretation or related fields.
  • Fluent in spoken and written English and Arabic, knowledge of Turkish an advantage
  • Jordanian national with previous working experience in international cultural environment
  • Ability to maintain an adequate speed and volume of output.
  • Good computer skills.
  • High standards of accuracy, consistency and faithfulness to the spirit, style and nuances of the original text.
  • Excellent teamwork and inter-personnel skills
  • IT literate

Requirements (desired)

  • Previous NGO translation working related experience.
  • Syrian context and region humanitarian awareness.
  • Translation software and programs capabilities and utilising technologies for accuracy.
  • Ability to perform under continuous stress and deliver complete and accurate translation of a broad range of subjects.

General terms and conditions

GOAL has a Staff Code of Conduct and a Child Protection Policy, which have been developed to ensure the maximum protection of programme participants and children from exploitation. GOAL also has a confidentiality policy ensuring the non-disclosure of any information whatsoever relating to the practices and business of GOAL, acquired in the course of duty, to any other person or organisation without authority, except in the normal execution of duty. Any candidate offered a job with GOAL will be expected to adhere to these policies any job offer made is also subject to police clearance. GOAL is an equal opportunities employer.

This Job Description only serves as a guide for the position available. GOAL reserves the right to change this document. Any published closing dates are estimated. Due to the nature of GOAL’s work we aim to fill vacancies as quickly as possible. This means that we will close adverts as soon as we have found the right candidate and this may be before the published closing date. We would therefore advise interested applicants to submit an application as early as possible.

Interested? Then apply for this position via clicking on the “apply now” button and fill out the application form. All applicants must send a cover letter and an updated CV (no longer than four pages). Both must be in English. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Application deadline is 18 December 2018.

Thank you.

HOW TO APPLY:

Interested? Then apply for this position via clicking on the “apply now” button and fill out the application form. All applicants must send a cover letter and an updated CV (no longer than four pages). Both must be in English. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.