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Posted on: October 26, 2020 | Back | Print


Applications are invited for the post of Interpreter-cum-Social Secretary in the Embassy of India, Bamako. Eligibility Criteria: A Masters Degree in English and/or a professional degree in interpretation. Fluent in English and French with experience of simultaneous and consecutive interpretation and translation. Proficient in use of computer, including online data handling, typing in English and French and conversant with protocol work. She/he must possess good health and personality, be a resident of Mali with authorization to work. Age limit: 22 to 40 years as on 01 October 2020. Should be in position to join the Embassy at a short notice, preferably by the end of November 2020. The requirement of educational qualification can be waived in case of a deserving candidate who fulfills all other requirements.  

Nature of Duties: Interpretation and translation from French to English and vice versa, preparation of reports on current developments, fixing of appointments, coordination and correspondence with local authorities, outreach with eligible candidates for higher studies under scholarship/various training programmes of Government of India and processing their online application forms in close coordination with Indian and Malian authorities, any other work assigned from time to time. Knowledge of Mali, Mauritania and the sub-region of West Africa will be an asset.

Eligible and interested individuals may email their applications/curriculum vitae both in English and French containing inter alia personal mobile number and email id, along with scanned copies of educational qualifications, experience etc. to the Head of Chancery, Embassy of India, Bamako, at hoc.bamako@mea.gov.in; cc to admn.bamako@mea.gov.in latest by Friday, 30th October 2020. The shortlisted candidates will be called for a written test followed by personality test.