Mercy Corps Nigeria requires qualified candidates for the following position:
The Accelerating Savings and Strengthening Entrepreneurship through Skill- Building (ASSETS) is implemented by Mercy Corps Nigeria and funded by MasterCard Worldwide. ASSETS aim to further girls' access and ability to manage economic ASSETS through enhanced skills, knowledge and access to financial services. It contributes to MasterCard strategic objective of promoting economic growth and advancing global commerce, primarily by increasing the economic opportunities for marginalized adolescent girls and improving their savings practice.
PURPOSE OF THE CONSULTANCY
The project seeks to engage a Hausa Translator for developed Business Education in Short Message Service format (SMS tips) for project beneficiaries.
ILLUSTRATIVE LIST OF TASKS TO BE PERFORMED
The consultant will be required to undertake the task of Translating to Hausa language the English SMS messages developed for project beneficiaries.
The consultant will be managed by the ASSETS Project Officer. These messages will be shared with the Translator in Word Document.
The contract with the SMS Translator will be for one (1) Year (May 2015 – April 2016). However, engagement will be on need basis.
⦁ Good understanding of English language
⦁ Strong written communication skills in Hausa Language.
⦁ Previous experience translating material for developmental projects under tight timeframes
Applicants should email their CV, cover letter outlining specific relevant work experience and Translation rate per page, as well as a sample page of translated work for review to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Application deadline: 5th May, 2015.