The incumbent will work in the Language Services Unit of the Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) under the broad supervision of the Language Coordinator. The incumbent will perform one or more of the following duties:
All candidates must have a degree in translation, interpretation, linguistics, law or any other related field or be in the final stages of their studies at a recognised university. Candidates are expected to have a very good record of academic performance.
Internship placements focus on candidates in the early stages of their professional careers therefore; practical experience is not an essential prerequisite for selection. However, practical experience that is relevant to the work of the Court may be considered an asset.
Knowledge of languages
Proficiency in English is required. Working knowledge of French is desirable. Knowledge of a situation-related language of the Court may be considered an asset. Knowledge of another official language of the Court (Arabic, Chinese, Russian and Spanish) would be considered an asset.