Title of Post: Interpreters Roster Vacancy Notice: 19/HCR/KGL/VN/033 Post Number UNOPS21
Duty Station: Kigali Category and Level: Individual contractor Closing date of application: 2019-06-21 Duration of assignment: Validity: 2 years
Organizational Context

UNHCRBranch Office Rwanda requires the services of Interpreters who speak, read andwrite the languages mentioned below fluently: Knowledge of other languages willbe an added advantage



UNHCR Branch OfficeRwanda requires the services of Interpreters who speak, read and write thelanguages mentioned below fluently: Knowledge of other languages will be anadded advantage.  Under supervision,

  a)  Interpretation


Provideinterpretation in the following languages:

        .   Amharic,Oromo, English

  • Somali,English 

  • Maay Maay, (Somali), English

  • Tigrigna,Amharic, English

  • Arabic,English

  • Anyuak,English

  • Dinka,English

  • Luganda,English

  • Nuer,English

  • Talodi–Heiban,english

  • Fur,English

  • Zaghawa,English, .

 b)         Translation

           Translate documentation and correspondence.





Minimum Qualification

  • Completion of Secondary Education.

  • Previous experience in Interpretation serviceswith humanitarian agencies.

  • Work Experience: Minimumof 3 years previous relevant job experience.

  • Computer skills (MSOffice, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access).

  • Ability to speak, read and write in any of thelaguages specified above.

Desirable Qualification and Competencies

  • Good communication and computer skills

  • Excellent translation and interpretation skills

Operational Context

Shortlistedcandidates may be required to sit for a test. Only shortlisted candidates willbe notified. No late applications will be accepted.

UNHCR is committedto diversity and welcomes applications from qualified candidates regardless ofdisability, gender identity, marital or civil partnership status, race, colouror ethnic and national origins, religion or belief, or sexual orientation.

UNHCR does not charge a fee at any stage of therecruitment process (application, interview meeting, processing, training orany other fees).Should you be asked for a fee or a benefit at any stage of this process, pleasereport your concern to UNHCR’s Investigation Service (inspector@unhcr.org

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