Part Time Job Opportunity: Translator at MACES

McGill Association of Continuing Education Students (MACES) is looking for a part time translator to translate and contextualise the Association’s website into French, as well as translate any new content that is added on a regular basis. The ideal candidate must have a solid understanding of the ‘context’ ‘culture’ and ‘nuances’ of translating the English language into French and vice versa, as opposed to a direct literal translation. The translator may be required to assist with the translation of organizational communications, marketing materials and other correspondence as the need arises.

JOB TITLE: Translator
TERM: Part-time
SALARY: To be discussed

COMPETENCIES
·         Superior oral and written communication skills in both English and French
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         Ability to work independently, set priorities, manage multiple tasks and
meet conflicting deadlines.

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         Ability to adapt style to the type of documentation
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         Strong attention to detail required

QUALIFICATIONS
1.
       Bachelor’s degree in Translation, Communications, or related field
2.
       At least two (2) years’ related experience

How to Apply:
If interested in applying for this position please submit  your cover letter and curriculum vitae to the VP Communications at vpcommunications.maces@mail.mcgill.ca by Monday, November 2nd, 2015.

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