Intersectional Feminism—Desi Style!

Vacancy For A Project Associate (Transcriptionist cum Translator)

Vacancy For A Project Associate (Transcriptionist cum Translator)
  • Full Time
  • Chennai

Website Research Project

We are seeking to hire a bright and motivated person, holding at least a Bachelor’s degree in Tamil/English/Gender Studies/Social Sciences to transcribe in Tamil and translate into English field research interviews and focus group discussions for a project on gender-based violence in Tamil Nadu.

We intend to hire the transcriptionist and translator as a Project Associate for a monthly salary for one year.

Applicants must therefore :

  • Have and demonstrate native fluency in Tamil and written fluency in English
  • Have experience in professional translation work
  • Be naturally meticulous and disciplined

In order to apply, please submit the following documents by July 15th, 2021:

  • Well-drafted cover letter (in Tamil or English) explaining your interest in this experience and affirming your full-time availability
  • Resume (bio-data or CV)
  • Sample of your writing, in either Tamil and English
  • One letter of support from someone for whom you have done translation work
  • List of two additional professional references, at least one of whom should talk about your language skills

Duration: One Year contract position

Starting Date: August 1st, 2021

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