Type: Full Time
Close on: 12 Jan 2023
The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger. It was founded in 1945 and has 194 Member Nations, two associate members, and one member organization, the European Union. Its Latin motto is ‘fiat Spanish, which translates to ‘let there be bread’. FAO’s staff capacity allows it to support improved governance, and generate, develop and adapt existing tools and guidelines. It also works to provide food security for everyone and ensure people have access to high-quality food in sufficient quantities for a healthy lifestyle.
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About UN jobs-Interpreter-Translator
The FAO Representative will serve as the interpreter-overall translator’s supervisor, and the Assistant FAO Representative (Administration) will have direct responsibility for the interpreter-translator. As needed, the interpreter translator will work closely with the relevant units, technical officers, and projects.
For various project-related papers, meetings, and seminars, interpreters needes to translate from English to Khmer and vice versa.
Required Qualifications UN jobs-Interpreter-Translator
advanced university degree in linguistic studies or translation, or diploma from a school for interpreters and translators of international renown;
- a minimum of five years relevant experience in translation and simultaneous and consecutive interpretation;
outstanding editing, writing, and communication skills;
English and Cambodian, the nation’s official languages, should be spoken and written with ease.