Translators without Borders
Looking for a Translation Project Manager
The mission of Translators without Borders is to provide people access to vital knowledge
in their language through translation, training of translators, best use of technology, and
building translation capacity in underserved languages.
Contract length: 10 months with possibility for extension
Hours: Full time
Application deadline: 10 January 2017
To apply, send your CV and a cover letter to
firstname.lastname@example.org, specifying the vacancy title in the
Translators without Borders (TWB), a US 501(c) 3 non-profit with a translator training
center in Kenya, was founded in 1993 to provide translations to non-profit
organizations. In 2010, the organization started a virtual platform to better coordinate
these resources. Our vision is a world in which information knows no barriers. We do
this by providing life-saving information in languages and formats that people can
access. In the last five years, we have translated over 37 million words of life-saving and
life-changing content in nearly 190 language pairs. Our latest activations for the
European Refugees, the Ebola crisis and Nepal earthquake have won widespread praise
from the international community.
The Translation Project Manager oversees the execution of translation projects,
ensuring that they run smoothly, efficiently, and are completed within the expectations
of both TWB management and partner organizations/clients.