Chinese Translator- Nairobi, Kenya.

Summit Recruitment and Search Africa is a leading Recruitment and Executive Search agency head quartered in Kenya providing outstanding talent to a wide range of companies and NGOs in various business sectors across Africa.

Our client, a leading manufacturer of ceramics, sanitary ware, hardware accessories, daily cleaning products and personal care products is looking for a Chinese translator. The ideal candidate will be responsible for translating English to Chinese and from Chinese to English. The successful candidate Must have at least 3 years of experience in Chinese translation.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Translation from English to Chinese and from Chinese to English.
  • Be the assistant to the Departmental manager and therefore work closely with the departmental manager.
  • Assist the departmental manager in other roles like working closely with the Team leaders in allocating duties and responsibilities.
  • Representing the manager in the departmental meetings.
  • Recording of the minutes during the departmental meetings.
  • Any other duty as may be requested by the Departmental manager within the scope of the Translator’s responsibilities.
  • The translators with fluent Chinese will have their gross negotiated above the range indicated.



  • Relevant bachelor’s degree.
  • Must have Level 4 or level 5 Chinese language certification.
  • Must have 3 years of proven experience working as a Chinese Translator in a busy environment.
  • Experience in supervision and dealing with top management.
  • Experience working in an FMCG factory will be an added advantage.
  • Must have good Knowledge of safety standards.
  • Must have good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must have good time management skills.
  • Must be flexible and attentive to details.

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Salary: Monthly Gross Salary: Kes 80,000
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Career Level: Mid-Level
Job Type: Full Time
Deadline for applications: 10th April 2024