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Translations of Human Resources Related Communications, Guidance, Policies and Strategies (English - Arabic)

Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)

25 Jun 2021 This opportunity is no longer available Share
25 Jun 2021 This opportunity is no longer available Share
Task
Background and objectives
Requirements
In order to ensure accessible and effective internal communications with all staff around the world, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) would like to engage online volunteers with Arabic proficiency to translate internal communication materials, including FAQs on COVID-19 and other relevant human resources related communications, policies and guidance. OCHA HR anticipate to require numerous documents (emails, FAQs, PowerPoints, guidance notes etc.) to be translated over the next several months. We expect that the workload for each Online Volunteer will be 5 assignments (documents), with 500-2000 words to translate per assignment.
Translation
Translation and interpretation
With a diverse and dynamic workforce all around the globe, UN OCHA's greatest asset is its dedicated people. OCHA Human Resources Section are seeking support to translate human resources related communications and documents from English into French, Arabic and Spanish to make important messages more accessible to all OCHA personnel. The volunteer will be helping to support internal communications at a crucial time, as OCHA strengthens its emergency response efforts in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. The online volunteer will be supporting OCHA HR to communicate with staff around the world, as they deliver lifesaving support to people in need.
Volunteers: 5 needed
1-5 hours per week / 12 weeks
UN OCHA seeks online volunteers who are Arabic native speakers with excellent language skills in English. Candidates should enjoy writing and be detail oriented. Professional experience or qualifications in translation is an asset. Experience in human resources management or internal communications is desirable
Global
English, Arabic

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