Freelancer – Translator from Arabic to English

  • Anywhere
Organization: Al Sharq Forum
Closing date: 19 Dec 2021


Al Sharq Strategic Research is looking for a freelancer that translates (from Arabic to English), edits, and proofreads all research materials and publications produced by the research department, including research papers, articles, and expert briefs.

Job Description:

  • Translate and edit Arabic into English.
  • Read given material and research IR, Politics, Sociology, Economy related terminology
  • Ensure translated and edited content conveys original meaning and tone.
  • Cross-reference specialized dictionaries and translation tools to check the quality of translation.
  • Proofread translated texts for grammar, spelling, and punctuation accuracy.
  • Check original texts or confer with authors to ensure that translations retain the content, meaning, and feeling of the original material
  • Check translations of technical terms and terminology to ensure that they are accurate and remain consistent throughout translation revisions.
  • Compile terminology and information to be used in translations, including technical terms.
  • Proofread, edit, and revise translated materials.
  • Read written materials such as research papers, expert briefs, and other materials assigned by the Al Sharq Strategic Research.

Job Requirements:

  • Background in Social Sciences
  • Minimum of 2 years work experience as a Translator.
  • Fluency in English and Arabic
  • Excellent proofreading skills with the ability to identify grammar, spelling, and punctuation errors
  • Good knowledge of content editing tools
  • Time-management skills

How to apply:

To apply, please send your CV, and samples of your works to: