UNON Interpreter Jobs 2022 Kenya

UNON JobsUNON Interpreter Jobs 2022 Kenya: Currently the UNON is hiring employees for their upcoming projects vacancy for the Interpreter position. Now for all Kenyan NGO job seekers, it’s a great opportunity to work with UNON.

UNON Interpreter Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on March 25, 2022. Candidates can apply via online by May 07, 2022.

Organization Name United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON)
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted March 25, 2022
Closing Date May 07, 2022
Position Interpreter
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process online
Country Kenya

UNON Interpreter Jobs 2022

The United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON) seeks suitable applicants for the position below at the Nairobi, Kenya.

  • Education: First level degree from a university.
  • Experience: Minimum 5 years.
  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Language: English and French are the working languages in the United Nations Secretariat. For the position advertised, a perfect command of Arabic, normally expected to be the incumbent’s main language, is required. Candidates for this post must also possess an excellent knowledge of English or French.
  • Duty Station: Nairobi.
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • A first level degree from a university or from an institution of equivalent status is required. A Master’s degree is desirable. Must have passed the United Nations Competitive Examination for Arabic interpreters.
  • At least five (5) years of professional interpreting experience in international organizations is required.
  • Experience providing accurate interpretation of a broad range of UN subjects is desirable.


  • Services up to seven meetings per week (exceptionally eight), usually of no more than three hours duration.
  • Provides interpretation, as required, into Arabic of speeches or statements given in English and/or French and interpretation into English and/or French of speeches given in Arabic.
  • Routinely covers sensitive meetings.
  • Routinely functions as team leader of all interpreters assigned to a given meeting.
  • May be called upon to serve as Chief Interpreter on missions.
  • May assist in the screening, training and examining of prospective Arabic interpreters.
  • May provide guidance and coaching to junior interpreters.
  • May function as Programming Officer.
  • May perform other related duties, as required.

How to Apply?

  • Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.
  • Interested candidates can fill the online application form by visiting official website. Candidates have to visit at to fill the application.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
  • The closing date: May 07, 2022.
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