Job Detail




One year (extendable), subject to successful completion of a three-month probationary period


  • Holding a bachelor’s degree in English literature or an equivalent field.
  • Have experience and ability to interact professionally with staff Good command on English language is required.
  • Professional translation skills are required

Job Skills:

  • The candidate must have the ability to translate Dari and Pashto documents to English in a professional manner and vice versa.
  • Knowledge of Ms. Office Programs and good typing skills in both Pashto and English.
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Flexibility in working extra hours to meet the deadline.
  • Translate Pashto and Dari documents to English and vice versa.
  • Train the staff and supervisors/interviewers on the translated documents.
  • Assist the office staff with translation and/or interpretation.
  • Any other task assigned by your supervisor

Job Description:

Duration: One year (extendable), subject to successful completion of a three-month probationary period

No. of Post: 5

Sex: Male/Female

Nationality: Afghan

Salary: Negotiable

Announcing Date: Jan 05, 2011

Closing Date: Upon filling the position

Submission Email:

Background: ORCA is the first and the largest full service research center operating in the areas of market research, media and opinion research, qualitative and quantitative research independently in all 34 of the 34 provinces of Afghanistan.
As the first registered Afghan research center, ORCA has seen rapid expansion in its research activities in a short period of time. ORCA, therefore, needs qualified Afghans to join the center and fill the vacancies.

Submission Guideline: Applicants meeting the above qualifications are requested to submit the following electronically at

  • A one-page Covering Letter expressing his/her interest/ suitability for this Post
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Note: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for a written test. (Translation of English to Pashto and Pashto to English). Ones who gets the highest scores will be contacted for the final interview.