UNON Interpreter Russian Jobs 2022 Kenya

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

UNON Interpreter Russian Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on April 07, 2022. Candidates can apply via online by May 20, 2022.

Organization Name United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON)
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted April 07, 2022
Closing Date May 20, 2022
Position Interpreter Russian
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process online
Country Kenya

UNON Interpreter Russian Jobs 2022

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

  • Education: A 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 Russian, normally expected to be the candidate’s main language, is required. Candidates for this position must also possess an excellent command of English and French and/or Spanish.
  • 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. Candidates for this position must have passed the United Nations Competitive Examination for Russian 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.


Under the broad supervision of the Senior Interpreter, the Interpreter will be responsible for the following duties:

  • – Services up to seven meetings per week (exceptionally eight), usually of no more than three hours duration.
  • – Provides interpretation, as required, into Russian of speeches or statements given in English and/or French and interpretation into English and/or French of speeches given in Russian
  • – 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 Russian 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 20, 2022.
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