International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI), a U.S. based international development consulting company established in 1987, has worked in over one hundred countries and implemented over two hundred projects. IBTCI serves government agencies, private sector companies and several donor agencies. IBTCI specializes in Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) across many sectors including, but not limited to, conflict and crisis, democracy and governance, economic growth, education, environment, and global health.
Job Title: Translator
Department/Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Reports To: Monitoring, Verification and Reporting Technical Officer
IBTCI is currently implementing the USAID-funded Somalia Program Support Services (SPSS) that covers a period of five years, from 2014-2019. SPSS is planning to conduct monitoring and verification of approximately 500 site visits being implemented by USAID implementing partners in Somalia from October 1, 2017 to September 30, 2018. In preparation for this exercise, SPSS is seeking the services of qualified and experienced consultant to provide support in translation of data collection tools. The translator will be part of the IBTCI-SPSS verification team, helping to deliver timely, well-translated data collection tools to be used to conduct interviews in Somalia by field monitors.
Essential Duties/Tasks and Responsibilities:
The consultant will be expected to execute the following tasks:
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in the Social Sciences, Humanities or other relevant field. A Master’s Degree is a plus.
Supervisory Responsibility: This position does not have supervisory responsibilities.
Travel: International travel may be required.
No phone calls please. All candidates will be acknowledged, but only final candidates for particular activities will be contacted.
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