UK Government Department currently working on a project to digitize and publish online records related to the Arabian Gulf region, has an opportunity for a native Arabic speaker.
This is six month fixed term contract, starting as soon as possible.
Main responsibility of the role is to deliver the QA function on translations carried out by the appointed supplier.
You will deliver QA work to verify the quality and accuracy of translations from Engish into Arabic. This QA will be performed on the translation supplier’s propriety online platform. As such, there will be a requirement to quickly familiarize with and learn how this platform works, but full training will be provided.
Upon delivery of final output from the transcription supplier, the QA specialist will carry out final checks of the data to ensure data has not been corrupted in any way, file formats confirm with specifications and that no data or files are missing.
The successful candidate will be fluent in written English and Arabic languages, you will have either minimum of 1 year experience of translating English text into Arabic in a professional capacity, and/or an equivalent qualification such as a Diploma in Translation (DipTrans), or any other equivalent qualification deemed acceptable by the Chartered Institute of Linguists.
The salary is £30,000 per year pro rata.