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					                            Your Company Name [ie: Bayt.com Inc.]
     LOGO
                            Short Company Profile [ie: Bayt.com is today the single largest marketplace of
     HERE                   professionals and companies in the Middle East. Leading organizations use Bayt.com's
                            recruitment services across all industry categories and career levels.]
Job Title:                  Translator                               Date:             [January XX, 20XX]
Job Description:
You will be involved in a combination of the following activities:


        reading through original material and rewriting it in the target language, ensuring that the meaning of the
         source text is retained;
        using dictionaries, thesauruses and reference books to find the closest equivalents for terminology and
         words used;
        using appropriate software for presentation and delivery;
        researching legal, technical and scientific phraseology to find correct translations;
        liaising with clients to discuss any unclear points;
        proofreading and editing final translated versions;
        providing clients with well-expressed final version of the translated text;
        using the Internet and email as research tools throughout the translation process;
        prioritizing work to meet deadlines;
        providing quotations for translation services offered;
        consulting with experts in specialist areas;
        retaining and developing specialist knowledge on specialist areas of translation;
        networking and making new contacts.



Job Location:               [Country]                             Company              [ie: Accounting, Auditing,
                                                                  Industry:            Advertising, Agriculture,
                                                                                       Airlines]
Job Role:                   [ie: Administration, Customer         Joining Date:        [February XX, 20XX]
                            Service, Engineering, Finance]
Employment Status:          [Full-time, Part-time]                Employment           [ie: Employee, Internship,
                                                                  Type:                Contractor, Temporary
                                                                                       Employee]
Monthly Salary Range:       [$9,000-$12,000]                      Manages              [Yes or No]
                                                                  Others:
Number of Vacancies:        [2]                                   Other:
Skills:
Required Qualifications:


    Complete knowledge of both source and target speech;
    Must understand the diverse genres in both source and target verbal communication;
    Write appropriately in both source and target languages;
    Should be well aware of different styles of writing and morals of editing in both source and target language;
    Listening ability to understand and alertness to grasp various expressions, idioms, and specific vocabulary and
     their uses;
    Should be well aware of diverse registers, styles of speaking, and social stratification of both source and target
     languages;
    Attentive of different knowledge-providing sources like bilingual dictionaries, encyclopedias and how to utilize
     them;
    Should know the sentence structure of indirect speech and different figures of speech in the source language
     like hyperbole, irony, and meiosis.

[To post your job on bayt.com copy these fields and paste them into our online job posting builder.]
Career Level:               [ie: Student/Internship, Entry        Years of            [7-10 years]
                            Level, Mid Career, Management,        Experience:
                            Executive/Director, Senior
                            Executive (President/CEO)]
Residence Location:         [List country (s) ]                   Education:
Degree:                     [ie: Highschool or Equivalent,        Other:
                            Certification/Diploma, Bachelor’s
                            Degree/Higher Diploma, Master’s
                            Degree, Doctorate.}


Please Send Application to:
Name:                       [Mr./Mrs. Full Name]                  Email:              [example@example.com]
Address:                                                          Country:
City:                                                             Zip/Postal Code:
Phone:                      [+971.4.449.3100]                     Fax:                [+971.4.447.0332]


External URL:               After you have completed this template, post your job on Bayt.com
Internal URL:               Web address on your site.

				
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