Experienced Arabic-English Interpreter / Translator

01 Feb 2017



Abu Dhabi.


Experienced Arabic-English Interpreter/Translator for Abu Dhabi office.


The interpreter/translator will be assigned to a team of law enforcement experts that are delivering specialized training. The interpreter/translator will be responsible for interpreting police tactical communications in both English and Arabic in training scenarios and exercises. While performing translation services, the individual will be responsible for translating reports, presentations, standard operating procedures (SOPs) and key deliverables into Arabic and English. Additionally, the translator/interpreter will be responsible for supporting the Management Team in its day to day business activities as required.


Must have relevant bachelors degree in language or professional studies.

Must have 5 years of professional Arabic-English interpreting experience preferably in military, aviation and/or law enforcement.

Certified Arabic to English and English to Arabic translator and interpreter is an advantage.

Must be native Arabic speaker; must read, write and speak fluent English and Arabic.

Must have strong verbal and written communication skills.

Must have advanced computer skills with high proficiency in Microsoft Office programs to include: MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook, and MS Excel.

Must be able to engage senior levels of management in a multi-cultural environment.

Must have a valid passport and able to obtain work visa in the United Arab Emirates.

Must be willing to live and work in the United Arab Emirates full time.

Must have a valid/current UAE driver’s license.

Must have a valid/current UAE driver’s license.

Must be physically fit and in excellent health.

Must be able to pass a background check.

Must be able to provide at least two references validating achievements as an instructor.


Competitive base salary commensurate with qualifications and experience