Senior Arabic Content Translator (Full-Time / Part-Time)

Cairo • Egypt

Nagwa is looking to hire a motivated and organized person with a diverse experience in the technical and managerial aspects of translation and localization to be responsible for the Arabic translation, and subsequent localization, of our content.


  • Translating scientific content including, but not limited to, mathematics, physics, and chemistry from English to Arabic
  • Handling and coordinating tasks related to the translation process
  • Mentoring and training new team members
  • Maintaining and updating glossaries and translation guidelines
  • Sampling and reviewing final translations to check for the quality of the translated content
  • Localizing Arabic content to suit different Arabic dialects
  • Making sure the translated content adheres to Nagwa’s in-house style guide and glossaries
  • Researching scientific notations and terms across different Arabic-speaking locales

Qualifications & Work Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in translation or any related field
  • 3+ years of relevant experience
  • Experience in translating scientific or educational content
  • Excellent command of Arabic and English
  • Background in content localization is a plus

Job Behavioral Competencies

  • Ability to determine the suitable tone and style that best suits the target audience
  • Good management skills
  • Good communication skills and a positive attitude
  • Good research skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Creative and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to give and receive feedback in a constructive and well-formed manner
  • Self-motivation and proactivity
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn and research various topics related to science and technology
  • Knowledge of different Arab cultures


  • The monthly net salary offered for this position is up to 9300 EGP.

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