Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an International Humanitarian Organization providing medical aid to populations in distress, victims of natural and man made disasters and victims of armed conflict, regardless of race, religion and political believes. For more information, visit our Arabic website, http://www.msf-me.org
Perform oral and written translation, from the mission language to local language(s) or vice versa, in order to ensure simultaneous, accurate, friendly, respectful, objective and fluent communication between MSF staff and local population.
•Translate documents from / to French / English into Arabic upon request.
•Translate discussions / meetings as requested
•Always keep respect towards patients, collaborators, authorities, military factions and MSF staff participating in discussions.
•Ensure confidentiality of all translation is maintained as directed by the Mission/Project coordination team.
•Ensure neutrality and accuracy when translating.
•Declare any “conflict of interest” when asked to translate (e.g. personal involvement) which would necessitate using other staff members for translation.
•Inform international staff about local customs, tradition, etc., that will help understand better the context and better communicate
MSF Section/Context Specific Accountabilities:
•Ensures patient confidentiality
•Ensures adherance to the principles of medical ethics.
•Respects the legal and moral obligations while in the Detention centers with the medical team.
•Refrains from any political discussions with the detainees unless asked specifically by the supervisor or the Project Coordinator.
•Supports in publishing pamphlets in Arabic from a source language; English or French and vice-versa.
•Additional tasks as deemed necessary by the direct line manager.
•Essential secondary education.
•Desirable official translator degree
•Computer skills with good knowledge of Microsoft office.
•Previous working experience required. Desirable with MSF or other NGOs
•Results and Quality Orientation
•Teamwork and Cooperation
•Commitment to MSF Principles
•Medical health policy
•Regular salary and regular working hours
•Paid leaves policy
•Internal trainings, possibilities of international trainings
48 hours per week – 1 day rest
Please submit your CV, qualifications, trainings, work certificates, contact details and references by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please include the job you are applying for in your application “MEDICAL INTERPRETER”
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