Linguist - French-English Translation Internship

  • Unit C - #387
  • Intern

Company Description

ABOUT VOMI:  Virtual Organization Management Institute is the world's leading and only 100% virtual global educational institute, think tank, professional association, certification and accreditation provider, and conference producer strictly focused on the modern virtual organization management discipline founded and pioneered by its founder since 1997.  http://www.virtualorganizationinstitute.com | http://vomi.eventbrite.com

Job Description

"A Virtual Organization is an organization which strictly uses all of the following:  a virtual workspace,  a virtual workforce, and virtual organization management best practices, policies and procedures for operating in a 100% virtual environment."    
               by Prof. Pierre Coupet of Virtual Organization Management Institute

Overview

Seeking enthusiastic, global-oriented, and self-motivated interns with a passion for Virtual Organizations and Linguistics.  Will support the Global Ambassadors Committee of VOMI Global Think Tank and Advisory Board, a newly formed and powerful internal advocacy force within VOMI.  Will have an opportunity, under strict supervision, to provide translation assistance from French to English and/or English to French with respect to contracts, marketing, partnerships, public policy, official government correspondence, networking, etc.  May also be involved, under strict supervision, in planning and/or attending Board meetings;  learning and using parliamentary procedures based on Robert's Rules of Order; recording and transcribing minutes of board meeting; and helping draft board resolutions. 

This is a 30-Day UNPAID Global-Virtual Internship,  with a possibility of being extended for up to a maximum period of 90 days based on your initial performance during the first 30 days.  Our internship program is Year-Round and is open to all applicants worldwide who meet our strict requirements.   All selected interns who have successfully completed the maximum total of 90 days of internship will receive a $500 stipend for tuition and education expenses subject to meeting other stipend award requirements.   

Internship Highlights:  This virtual organization internship is part of a global educational residency training program at our newly formed VOMI Global Think Tank & Advisory Board, [  http://shortlinks.virtualorganizationinstitute.com/zurhf  ]  effectively making you a pro tem member of the board; gives you a unique and invaluable opportunity to interact directly with the chairman of the think tank-advisory board and founder of the modern virtual organization management discipline and other significant players in the field, as well as a front row seat at the forefront of the latest virtual organization management developments at VOMI.     

To Apply:

For immediate consideration, submit your resume to Vern Evans, Chief Talent Officer, at internship@virtualorganizationinstitute.com or online.

Qualifications

Qualification Requirements: 

You must be an undergraduate student in your final year, or graduate student,  majoring in Linguistics and French-English Translation.   Must have a min 3.00 GPA in your major or equivalent; a 3.50+ GPA is preferred.  Background in translations, African and European affairs, politics, and contracts is highly desired.   Self-motivated and able to meet tight deadlines English mother tongue and fluency required as well as excellent command of French and vice versa.   A Social Media Native with a strong interest in virtual organizations is a must.  Admission is limited only to students who will receive course credit for the internship, however, a waiver of this requirement due to extenuating circumstances may be considered on a case-by-case basis.   As well, we require the following:

•    Above all else, an Oustanding WORK ETHIC!
•    Willingness and ability to operate and manage, under strict supervision, in a 100% virtual organization environment.
•    Excellent written and oral communication, research, and writing skills. 
•    Highly disciplined, focused, and extraordinary ability to adapt and thrive in a virtual organization.
•    Must be totally self-sufficient in a 100% virtual environment.
•    Proficiency with all Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel.
•    Additional language proficiencies (German, Chinese, etc.) are a plus.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Virtual Organization Management Institute
16161 Ventura Blvd
Encino, CA 91436
United States

skype: VOMI.HR