Company Translator

Qatar Primary Materials Co (QPMC)
Qatar

Ref: MP481-16
Qatar Primary Materials Co (QPMC)

The Role


The Role


- Read through original material & rewrite it in the target language, ensuring that the meaning of the source text is retained
- Refer to reference materials such as dictionaries, lexicons, encyclopedias, & computerised terminology banks as needed to ensure translation accuracy
- Research legal, technical & scientific phraseology to ensure that they are accurate & remain consistent throughout translation revisions
- Liaise with clients to discuss any unclear points
- Follow ethical codes that protect the confidentiality of information
- Translate messages simultaneously/consecutively into specified languages, written/orally, maintaining message content & context as much as possible
- Proofread, edit & revise final translated materials
- Utilise internet & email as research tools throughout the translation process
- Prioritise work to meet deadlines
- Consult with experts in specialist areas
- Retain & develop specialist knowledge on specialist areas of translation

Requirements


Requirements


- High school/Equivalent certification/Degree/Diploma holder
- Previous 3-5 yrs experience
- Excellent communication & writing skills in English & Arabic
- Proficient in Microsoft applications
- Strong personality & good organisational skills
- Complete knowledge of both languages
- Must understand the diverse genres in both languages verbal communication
- Should be well aware of different styles of writing & morals of editing in both languages
- Listening ability to understand & alertness to grasp various expressions, idioms, & specific vocabulary & their uses
- Should be well aware of diverse registers, styles of speaking, & social stratification of both languages
- Attentive to different knowledge-providing sources like bilingual dictionaries, encyclopedias & how to utilise them
- Should know the sentence structure of indirect speech & different figures of speech in the source language

About the Company


About the Company


Qatar Primary Materials Co (QPMC) was established on the instruction of the Qatari Government in 2006 to ensure supplies of building materials to the local market.

QPMC is at the forefront of facilitating the construction boom in Qatar. The company stands for quality, reliability and efficiency.

QPMC provides complete solutions for the excavation, transport, storage and delivery of key primary materials in Qatar and the wider region.
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