Country: Paraguay
Organization: American Bar Association
Closing date: 25 Mar 2022

ABA ROLI Legal Translator for documents in English, Spanish and Portuguese – Countering the Financing of Terrorism in South America – Paraguay

For 30 years, and through our work in more than 100 countries, the American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative (ABA ROLI) has sought to strengthen legal institutions, support legal professionals, foster respect for human rights, and advance public understanding of the law and citizen rights. In collaboration with government agencies, the judiciary, lawyers, bar associations, legislatures, and civil society, we design programs that are responsive to local needs and that prioritize sustainable solutions to pressing rule of law challenges.

Project Background

The Countering the Financing of Terrorism in South America Program will build the capacity of governments and financial sector stakeholders in the Tri-Border Area (Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay) to degrade and disrupt the financing of Hizballah and other terrorist groups regionally and globally and their ability to operate, raise, and move assets. Thus, it will limit terrorist groups’ ability carry out attacks in the Tri-Border Area and globally.

Job Summary

The ABA ROLI Latin America and Caribbean Division is seeking a Translator that can help us with the documentation in English, Spanish and portuese and viceversa, since all documents have to be in those languages to support the team in implementing rule of law programs across the Tri-Border Area (Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay). Applicants must include in the application their language expertise to be considered.

Principal Duties

Revise and translate from English to Spanish and/or Portuguese and vice versa.

Principal Qualifications

Possession of Translation Registry given by the proper authorities for every language, or all of them.
Preferable that the entity can be the holder of translator for all languages.
Previous experience working with several deadlines.

How to apply:

How to Apply:

To apply, please send CV, quotations per language, and cover letter (2 pages max) to lac-recruitment@abaroli.org by March 25, 2022———-. Please include the name of the position and country (Translation office – Countering the Financing of Terrorism in South America – Paraguay) in the subject line.

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