USG for Translation

Open position : USG for Translation

Type of position : Volunteer (unpaid)

Name of position : USG for Translation

Period : 08.2016 – 03.2017, Geneva

Number of Places: 1

Post Description
The Under-Secretary General for Translation (USGT) is responsible for a team of translators, whose task is to take care for translating texts, resolutions and other working documents produced in the committees before and during the Annual Conference. The USGT is, therefore, in charge of recruiting, establishing and organizing his / a team made of about a dozen translators (ENG to FR and FR to ENG) in order to have the documents translated on time. This position is open to students in their final year of Master in translation with a perfect command of English and French (one of which must be the candidate’s mother tongue). It also requires experience in translation and strong organization skills.

Apply: Interested? Make a note of the various tasks we need you to commit to and think about what you can bring to the table, then send your CV and cover letter (maximum one page) to The deadline is August 31st, 2016.

Please Read: to be eligible to apply, you must be a student (please see the statutes of the NGO).