Content Translator ( Bilingual)
Nairobi, Kenya with frequent international travel and possible virtual work arrangement
The successful applicant will have at least 2 years’ relevant experience in English-French translation having held a similar position.
MicroSave is a market leader in providing consulting services to Mobile Network Operators (MNO’s) and Financial Service Providers (FSP’s) globally. Our clients include leading commercial banks, telecommunication companies, SACCOs, microfinance institutions and multilateral and bi-lateral donors. With increasing demand for our services, MicroSave is currently looking for a creative, talented and experienced individual to join its team in Kenya under the RéseauHelixdomain on a consultancy basis as a content translator.
The key deliverables for this position are:
Transcribing and translating content for Helix courses from English to French and writing relevant briefing notes and blogs from sister MicroSave sites
Ensuring that final language versions fit the correct cultural context including revisions of the same where necessary
Maintaining original content and style of the source language in translating to the target language and making a revisions where necessary.
Qualities & Skills: This position requires a well-organized, self-motivated individual with strong prioritization skills to effectively and efficiently carry out the desired duties and responsibilities.
Other relevant skills include:
Knowledge of digital media/social media of the African French speaking market
Experience of translations from English into French OR a Degree in Translation Studies is essential.
Interest in digital financial services or IT a plus.
Education: Translation degree or certificate
Compensation: A competitive compensation rate shall be negotiated with the right candidate. Please state current and expected payment rate.
Availability: State availability (notice period) in your application letter.
Correspondence:Applications and detailed CV to be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, marking the subject as: CONTENT TRANSLATOR
Applications not meeting minimum requirements will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted