60-30: Interpreter/Translator and Communications Assistant

Position Title: Interpreter/Translator and Communications Assistant
Position Number: 60-30
Organization: USAID/Program Office
Duration: One year with options to renew
Salary Potential: FSN-8
Application Deadline: 6/14/2017 (Close of Business 4:30 pm)
Salary Range for a Fully Qualified Candidate: Starts at LE 114,637.00 Gross Per Annum (This is the Gross Annual Salary before deducting Taxes)

The U.S. Agency for International Development (www.usaid.gov) is the lead U.S. Government agency that works to end extreme global poverty and helps to create resilient, democratic societies that are empowered to realize their potential. Founded during the administration of President Kennedy, USAID now works in over 100 countries around the world. The USAID program in Egypt is one of the longest and most substantial commitments by the U.S. to any country in the world, totaling nearly $30 billion since 1978. In partnership with the government and people of Egypt, USAID’s program promotes an environment where all groups in Egyptian society can lead healthy, productive lives. It has directly and fundamentally supported sustainable gains in education, health, governance, and economic growth – including a reduction in infant and maternal mortality rates, improvement in reading ability in the early grades, access to water and sanitation for over 25 million Egyptians, and an increase in marketable skills – leading to jobs and lasting prosperity in Egypt.

BASIC FUNCTIONS OF POSITION:

The Interpreter/Translator and Communications Assistant is an integral part of the Development and Outreach Communications (DOC) team and reports directly to the Senior DOC Specialist. The incumbent assists in any activities within the scope of public outreach, and will be requested to travel outside Cairo as needed to provide support and interpretation for VIP visits and other public events. The incumbent will provide support developing public information materials, coordinating activities, and providing logistical support for events.

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Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 10:00am

Last updated: May 30, 2017