English to Arabic Science Translator Freelance and Full-Time

Macmillan Publishers
Cairo, Egypt

Ref: MP942-05
Macmillan Publishers

The Role


The Role


Nature Publishing Group (NPG) is a division of Macmillan Publishers Ltd, dedicated to serving the academic, professional scientific and medical communities.

Nature Arabic Edition has a vacancy for multiple English to Arabic Science Translators, in both freelance and full-time capacities.

This challenging position involves regularly translating scientific content from Nature into Arabic, to an exceptional degree of accuracy, as well as aiding with coining new scientific terms. The ideal candidate will have strong background in science, with a scientific university degree as well as a diploma or similar qualification in English to Arabic translation.

Requirements


Requirements


Experience is absolutely essential for this role, and translators with published scientific translations will be given top priority. Nature is looking to build a pool of translators, and as such this role is suited to both full-timers and current professionals in the science and education fields.

About the Company


About the Company


With over 7000 staff operating in more than 80 countries, Macmillan Publishers Ltd is one of the largest and best known international publishing groups in the world. It is characterized by high-quality academic and scholarly, educational, fiction and non-fiction publishing in many forms; from STM and social science journals to serious non-fiction and literary fiction; from educational course materials and dictionaries to college textbooks, academic monographs and reference with supporting online resource sites.

As a privately-owned company, one of Macmillan's strengths is its ability to focus on organic development and investment for the long term. Macmillan prides itself on a willingness to innovate as well as on employing visionary people with the creative and business sense to develop and implement new ideas. This focus has successfully led to the expansion of the group into new business areas and an ability to innovate, especially in the digital space.
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