Translator: Arabic, French, Russian, Spanish, Chinese (Multiple Positions)


The Hay Institute seeks a dynamic language translator who can read written professional or academic materials and rewrite them into various languages as listed above.  Specifically, extensive editing where required, including rewriting, abridging, and restructuring texts for greater readability and better logical sequence; able to spot errors and inconsistencies in a text; consult with departments and carry out research to clarify ambiguities and rectify substantive errors; show pride in work and in achievements; demonstrate professional competence and mastery of subject matter;  conscientious and efficient in meeting commitments, observe deadlines and achieve results; show persistence when faced with difficult problems or challenges; and remain calm in stressful situations. The materials will be posted online for the public. The translator should assume the optimal responsibility of their translation’s accuracy.


POSITION REQUIREMENTS
    
- Bachelor's degree in one or more of the foreign languages listed above
- Proficient in the field's terminology
- Great writing and editing skills
- prior translating experience, translated publication is a huge plus


HOW TO APPLY

Please send your resume and cover letter to [email protected] Please put the title of this position (Translator) as the email subject line.