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Title: 
Levantine Arabic Language Subject Matter Expert
Open Date: 
10/10/2017
Position Summary: 

Title: 

Levantine Arabic Language Subject Matter Expert

Open Date: 

 10/10/2017

Close Date: 

 Sat, 12/30/2017

Position Summary: 

Levantine Arabic Language Subject Matter Expert

Open Date

2017-10-10

Position Summary

We are currently seeking a Levantine Arabic Language Subject Matter Expert to assist with multiple projects to develop foreign language learning and foreign language assessment materials. Individuals with ILR, teaching, and translation experience as well as higher degrees in a language-related field are the best fit for this position.

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree in a language-related field (linguistics, teaching, assessment, translation, etc.) OR Bachelor’s degree and three years of professional experience in a language-related field.

Native fluency in the target language.
High level of fluency in English.
Permission to work in the country of residence.

Demonstrated skills using Microsoft Word and Excel.

Ability to translate texts from source language into English.
Willing and able to learn and adhere to NFLC guidelines and procedures.
Good communication and social skills to collaborate professionally with NFLC staff and other consultants.
Ability to complete tasks on time and meet quality standards.
Ability to work on multiple tasks with overlapping deadlines.

 

Preferences:

Ph.D. in a language-related field (linguistics, teaching, assessment, translation, etc.).

Experience rating texts according to Inter-Agency Language Roundtable (ILR) scale.

Experience collecting and/or reviewing materials used for language assessment

Experience using SharePoint and WorkFront.

 

Interested parties should send their resume to April Cruz at acruz@nflc.umd.edu. 

 

Apply: 

acruz@nflc.umd.edu

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