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French/Spanish Live Interpreter

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Blockchain & Climate Institute
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London, United Kingdom
New
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Published 1 month ago

The Blockchain & Climate Institute (BCI) is an international volunteers-led think tank supporting and advocating the application of blockchain technology in the global fight against climate change.

The Role

We are looking for a professional live Interpreter with excellent oral and writing skills who can has proficiency in both English and French/Spanish on a C2 or native level. Interpreters will be required to provide consecutive translation at certain events and/or meetings upon request, dependent on their availability.

You responsibilities (dependent on your work stream) will include:

·       Reporting to the Translation Manager and consecutive interpretation during meetings with foreign stakeholders

·       Answering language-related queries and assisting with our developing country service users who require language support

·       Cooperating with other volunteers on ad hoc projects


Person Specification

Skills & Abilities

  • C2 or native proficiency in English and French/Spanish/Spanish
  • Experience in Consecutive interpretation for meetings and/or events
  • Knowledge of Consecutive interpretation techniques

General & Specialist Knowledge

  • Some knowledge on topics central to the BCI such as climate change, climate finance and blockchain technology preferred.

Education & Training

·       A relevant degree or training in Languages or Communications preferred.


Relevant Experience

  • 2+ years experience as an Interpreter;
  • Experience in providing virtual interpretation on appropriate platforms;
  • Experience of working independently and with teams to meet deadlines in a timely manner.

The Blockchain & Climate Institute (BCI) is an international volunteers-led think tank supporting and advocating the application of blockchain technology in the global fight against climate change.

The Role

We are looking for a…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
International House, London, None N1 7SR, United Kingdom
64 Nile Street

How to Apply

Candidates must submit their CV, cover letter and contact details to the BCI email address at recruitment@blockchainclimate.org. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to take a simple written test and present at selection interviews online.

Candidates must submit their CV, cover letter and contact details to the BCI email address at recruitment@blockchainclimate.org. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to take a…

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