Interpreter /Translator

The European Union Health Facility (EUHF) has been established by the European Union in March 2015 as a part of the actions agreed with the Government of Vietnam within the framework of the EU Health Sector Policy Support Programme phase 2 (EU- HSPSP 2): Towards Equity and Quality of Health Services in Vietnam. For more information, please visit our web page

EUHF is currently looking for the candidates to fill the position of the Interpreter /Translator

Duration of the assignment is from August 1, 2016 till March 1, 2018 (full time employment). 

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Provide written translation from Vietnamese to English and vice versa of project materials, laws, regulations and manuals
  • Provide oral translation for meetings, workshops, trainings and other events as arranged
  • Assist the technical assistance team with preparation/finalization of reports
  • Draft the minutes of meeting
  • Act as coordinator in contacts with local counterparts, upon the request.


  • A master/bachelor degree in linguistic (English language and literature)
  • Fluent in spoken and written English and Vietnamese.
  • At least 5 years of experience in providing translation/interpretation services to international companies and/or development partners.
  • Experience in working with EU funded projects, preferably in health and social sector.

All candidates must be computer literate (in spread-sheets and word processing, eg Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint). Deadline for submission of the CVs is 15 July, 2016.

All interested candidates should send their application in English, including a cover letter indicating the position they are interested in and the motivation for their application and a detailed CV (specifying the educational background, detailed description of all the assignments conducted, years of expertise) in electronic form, to  Ms. Oxana Abovskaya, Health Facility Coordinator,  at [email protected] 

No phone calls please. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Application Deadline: 
Fri, 2016-07-15