UNON Interpreter Russian Jobs 2022 – Kenya NGO Jobs

UNON Interpreter Russian Jobs 2022 – Kenya NGO Jobs. UNON Kenya looking for “Interpreter Russian”. Applicants with a degree in First Level Degree may apply on or before 20th May 2022.

The United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON) is one of four major United Nations office sites[a] where numerous different UN agencies have a joint presence. Established in 1996, it is the UN’s official headquarters in Africa. The United Nations Office at Nairobi also hosts the global headquarters for two programmes: the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat).

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UNON Interpreter Russian Jobs 2022

The UNON has published a job vacancy announcement on 7th April 2022 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Interpreter Russian to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter United Nations Office at Nairobi
Position Interpreter Russian
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post 22
Qualification First Level Degree
Experience Required Minimum Five years
Application Deadline 20th May 2022

UNON Job Vacancy 2022

Job Responsibilities: 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.

Position in Organization:

  • Posting Title: INTERPRETER, RUSSIAN, P4
  • Department/Office: United Nations Office at Nairobi
  • Duty Station: NAIROBI
  • Posting Period: 06 April 2022 – 20 May 2022
  • Job Opening Number: 22-Language-UNON-176425-R-Nairobi (L)
  • Staffing Exercise: N/A


  • 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.

How to Apply UNON Interpreter Russian Jobs 2022

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The Closing Date: 20th May 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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