Interpreter/Translator – ECTAD Programme
NPP Level : 6
Under the functional and administrative guidance of the FAO Representative Indonesia and the overall supervision of the Team Leader of the FAO ECTAD Country Programme in Indonesia, under the general guidance of the Operations Coordinator and the direct supervision of the Senior Translator, the Translator / Interpreter is responsible for the following duties.
Specific responsibilities will include:
Provide oral translation/interpretation from Bahasa Indonesia into English and vice versa for ECTAD technical advisors, project visitors and project personnel during trainings, workshops, meetings, field visits and research studies;
Translate project letters, reports or other documents into English or Bahasa Indonesia as requested;
Assist in facilitating contact between technical advisors or project visitors and other parties deemed necessary in the course of the work of the programme;
Perform other related duties as requested by the Senior Translator or ECTAD management team.
Diploma or University (S1) graduate
Specific Competencies and Experience Requirements:
Excellent written and spoken English and Bahasa Indonesia
Minimum of two (2) consecutive years’ experience in translation or interpretation work
Previous employment in international organizations preferably within the UN specialized agencies;
Possess good interpersonal and communication skills;
Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment with sensitivity and respect for diversity; and
Ability to work with minimum supervision.
How to Apply
Interested candidates should submit a CV and a covering letter clearly stating their relevant skills, experience, vacancy and reference code by e-mail to: E-mail: FAO-ID@fao.org