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Samoan Translators Needed for Long Term Project

Posted: Sep 8, 2017 18:03 GMT   (GMT: Sep 8, 2017 18:03)
Vetting and notifications sent at: Sep 8, 2017 18:49 GMT

Job type: Translation/editing/proofing job
Services required: Translation, Checking/editing


Languages: English to Samoan

Job description:

Hello,

RussTech Language Services, Inc. – a full service translation company in the United States – has been awarded a 5-year contract by one of our state agency customers to provide foreign language translations of notifications concerning the status of applications for social services. The contract covers nearly 30 languages, one of which is Samoan.

The notifications average 150-200 words in length. We anticipate receiving 2-4 such requests per week throughout the contract for applicants who are native speakers of Samoan. Delivery deadlines are generous – 3 to 4 days for each assignment.

We are seeking an individual with whom we can work on a regular basis over the duration of this contract.

US-based translators must meet the following terms and conditions:

♦ US citizenship or green card holder (verified through the eVerify system)
♦ Submission of form W-9 for income tax purposes
♦ Native speaker of Samoan
♦ Minimum 3 years professional translation experience
♦ Reliable Internet connection
♦ Ability to communicate via phone or e-mail in English with our project managers
♦ Low or zero minimum charge per file
♦ Invoicing on a bi-weekly or monthly basis – payment will be initiated within 5 working days
♦ Payment by US bank check or via PayPal

Translators based outside the US must meet the following terms and conditions:

♦ Native speaker of Samoan
♦ Minimum 3 years professional translation experience
♦ Reliable Internet connection
♦ Ability to communicate via phone or e-mail in English with our project managers
♦ Low or zero minimum charge per file
♦ Invoicing on a monthly basis – payment will be initiated within 5 working days
♦ Payment via PayPal (less attractive is payment by wire transfer)

If you are interested in this opportunity, please reply by e-mail to [HIDDEN] (PLEASE DO NOT REPLY VIA THE ProZ WEBSITE), including the following information:
including the following information:

♦ A current resume, including contact information
♦ Your proposed translation rate per source word
♦ Your proposed minimum charge, if any
♦ Your preferred payment mechanism

The subject line of your response shall read as follows:

Samoan Translator – <Your Surname>

Successful candidates must sign a Confidentiality / Non-Disclosure Agreement.

We look forward to your response.

Thank you,

Michael K. Launer, Ph.D.
Vice President
Source format: Microsoft Word
Delivery format: Microsoft Word

Poster country: United States

Service provider targeting (specified by job poster):
info Preferred native language: Target language(s)
Subject field: social services
Quoting deadline: Sep 18, 2017 23:00 GMT
Delivery deadline: Sep 30, 2018 00:00 GMT
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Contact person title: Vice President




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