Fulani Translator


Job Summary

Are you a genius when it comes to speaking and writing Fulfulde? If yes, then we need you to work with us. For this job, you will work directly with the Head of Operations to provide translations from English to Fulfulde and vice versa for a translation project. Think you're equal to the task? Click apply now.

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Entry level
  • Experience Length: No Experience/Less than 1 year

Job Description

We are looking for Fulfulde Translators for a project at their Lagos or Abuja office. Role is a contract role for 2 - 3 months. Please apply if you have the requisite skills and education for this position. 

Responsible for the translation and proofreading of client materials from English to Fulfulde and vice versa
Use specified translation software
Run checks on the translations to mitigate errors
Stick to approved terminology which will be provided
Carry out bug fixes on translations reported with errors
Report any errors in approved terminology by the issue tracker process
Job Requirements:
Native speaker of Fulfulde
Excellent ability to understand English source content and translate at a standard level into Fulfulde.
Basic experience in technical translation (Fulfulde to English/ English to Fulfulde).
Excellent language skills of both English and Fulfulde.
Good command of English – good understanding of current slang, idioms
Well conversant with social media
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
Ability to work with translation software packages
Ability to follow instructions: written or otherwise
Ability to pay attention to detail, ensuring punctuations and relevant source details are transferred to translation
Strong Communication and interpersonal skills
Personal laptop
Bachelor’s degree in Linguistics, English, Fulfulde and related courses preferred, but not a strict requirement.

Fresh graduates encouraged to apply.

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