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The EU funded Project ‘Association4U’ is seeking Junior Translation Fellow to provide support to Government Institutions (Government Office for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration) in the translation and revision of EU and Ukraine legal acts and related documents foreseen under the AA/DCFTA implementation.

Eligibility Criteria:
  • The applicant must be a Ukrainian citizen, and should not have been employed by the Ukrainian public administration in the six months prior to the closing date of this announcement.
  • The applicant must be independent and free from conflict of interest in the responsibilities he/she takes on.


The successful Junior Translation Fellow Candidate appointed to this important role will be required to perform on full-time basis at home (online) the following tasks:

  • The translation of EU and Ukraine legal acts and related documents foreseen under implementation of the Association Agreement from or into English
  • Consultation and participation with Associate Fellows and experts in specialist areas.

The following professional qualities are required:

  • Bachelor Degree in Languages (Philology/Linguistics/Translation), preferably covering English and/or Law.
  • (Would be an advantage): a certificate of proficiency in English (TOEFL, IELTS, or similar)
  • Professional experience not required, although some previous translation experience an advantage
  • Perfect command of the Ukrainian language
  • Excellent writing skills and command of grammar
  • Excellent knowledge of English language (at least level C1 according to Common European Framework)
  • Knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

(Would be an advantage): knowledge of Ukrainian and EU law; knowledge of other official EU languages; experience in legal translation or legal translation revision; experience in using translation software (Memo Q, Trados etc).

 Applicants must be organized and disciplined in order to meet deadlines, and able to work with minimum supervision.

To apply for this position, please submit a letter of motivation and your CV in EU format  to Ця електронна адреса захищена від спам-ботів. Вам потрібно увімкнути JavaScript, щоб побачити її.  indicating «CV  Junior Translation Fellows» in the subject line of the email before 12 January 2018, 15:00. Please include your telephone contact number in the e-mail.

Please note that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.