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Current vacancies

Post title Reference Grade Date Deadline
Translator/Reviser (English mother tongue) 2014/1 P-4 12 February 2014 15 May 2014
at midnight Central European Time (CET)
Staff Assistant 2014/2 GS-5 19 March 2014 2 May 2014
at midnight Central European Time (CET)
Library Assistant (Systems and Catalogue) 2014/3 GS-5 14 April 2014 23 May 2014
at midnight Central European Time (CET)

Deadline for applications : 8 February 2013
Post title : Text Processing Assistant (perfect command of English)
Grade : GS-4
Reference : 2013-1
Duty Station : International Court of Justice, The Hague, Netherlands
Organizational Unit : Text Processing and Reproduction Division
Indicative minimum net annual remuneration : €33,656

Functions:

Under the supervision of the Head of the Division, the incumbent:

  • Accurately transcribes verbatim records during Court hearings, within a strict time frame, via DAR (Digital Audio Recording); assembles and finalizes original verbatim records and their translations;
  • Types, formats and corrects judicial, diplomatic and administrative documents, as well as correspondence, strictly following editorial guidelines used at the Court;
  • Inserts corrections made by translators and revisers to all types of documents;
  • Replaces administrative assistants of senior Registry officials when necessary.

Qualifications and skills:

Education:

  • Completed secondary education.

Experience:

  • At least three years’ experience of Microsoft Word (preferably 2010);
  • work experience with an international organization or international company desirable.

Languages:

  • Perfect command of English and very good practical knowledge of French.

Skills:

  • Professional attitude, good communication and organizational skills, ability to work as part of a team in a multicultural environment essential, as is ability to work under pressure and with complete discretion.

Remuneration:

  • Depending on professional background, experience and family situation, a competitive compensation and benefit package is offered.
PLEASE NOTE THAT APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER THE DEADLINE WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED

How to apply:

Applicants are requested to complete a United Nations Personal History Form (P.11) and to submit a cover letter.

They are strongly encouraged to send their application by e mail, addressed to the Registrar of the Court, clearly indicating the vacancy announcement number.

E-mail: recrutement-recruitment@icj-cij.org
Fax: +31 70 364 99 28

Only applications from candidates under serious consideration will be acknowledged.

The Registrar reserves the right not to appoint any candidate to the post, or to appoint one at a lower level or on the basis of a modified description. Applications that are found by the Court to meet the above criteria may be added to a reserve list in case a similar vacancy arises in the future.

Links  
United Nations Personal History Form (P.11)
United Nations Salaries, Allowances, Benefits and Job Classification website
recrutement-recruitment@icj-cij.org