Pakistan >> IRD-CMP >> Karachi, Sindh


End Date: 31 Oct, 2017

Location :Karachi, Sindh
Country :Pakistan
Positions :1
Post Type:Job
Start Date :06 Oct, 2017


These Terms of Reference are meant to engage a Typist/Composer for Urdu translation, typing, document comparison and formatting of Nutrition manual in Urdu language. The duration of the assignment is one month:

Sind Community mobilization Project (CMP) component III is focusing the nutrition status of school going children. To improve the nutrition practices of school going children, CMP developed a manual for parents, teachers and students. This manual is developed in English and translated in Urdu and Sindhi languages.

Objectives of the Assignment:

  1. To identify the translation errors for the quality assurance of manual written in Urdu Language
  2. To retype and fixed the translation mistakes

Scope of Work: 

The typist/Composer will identify and retype the translation mistakes in Urdu Manual. The typist/Composer will assist the Nutrition specialist for translation, typing and formatting of the Nutrition manual. The duration of the assignment will be one month.

The typist/Composer will use simple and easy words for the translation of the nutrition manual.

Core Competencies:

  • Must have command in Urdu language
  • Proven and demonstrated experience in translation, typing and formatting
  • Must be Familiar with the local context of Sindh Province

Consultancy Duration & Duty Station:

The duration of this assignment will be one month. The consultant will be based in Karachi, Pakistan.

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Interested applicants/candidates may please email their CVs/profiles and a cover letter at Please clearly indicate your name and the position that you are applying for in the subject-line. We reserve the right to cancel one or all applications. We are an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity in its workforce. We welcome people from diverse backgrounds, culture and experience. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.