Required Interpreter for Karachi


Post title: Interpreter (Somali/Arabic)

Duty station:  Karachi

No. of positions: 01

Job Description:

The incumbent employed under the functional title of Interpreter, will be responsible for:

  1. Interpret the statements of refugees / asylum seekers during the interview.
  2. To maintain confidentiality of the claim and information of the applicants.
  3. Interpret the statements of refugees / asylum seekers during the Police verification interview, at Police post established in the project office premises.
  4. Interpret the statements of refugees / asylum seekers during counseling process.
  5. Translate all the relevant documents, including applications of the refugees / asylum seekers, presented during the Registration Interview.
  6. Prepare protection slip and protection letter for applicants during interview.
  7. Photocopy all the relevant documents and applications.
  8. Take and download digital pictures of applicants, prior to Registration or Police Verification Interview.
  9. Check and submit the files to office assistant for further process to UNHCR.
  10. Compile, collect and disseminate “Country of Origin Information (COI)”.
  11. Assist the admin: staff to distribute the cases to Registration Assistants through Team Leaders.
  12. Perform any other ad hoc duty assigned by the supervisor.

Candidate should possess/ have/ be:

  • Secondary School Certificate or Higher secondary certificate holder with minimum 2-3 years of experience in development sector.
  • Minimum 1-2 year’s experience of working in field .
  • Proficiency in English.
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Excel, word).


By Email: Please send your CVs by 23-Sep-2018 at


By Post: Please send your CVs with copies of credentials by 23-Sep-2018 at:

Admin/Finance Assistant

Society for Human Rights & Prisoners’ Aid (SHARP)

House No. B-204/A, Block 10, K.D.A Scheme No 24,

Gulshan e Iqbal, Karachi.

Tel: 021-34811571



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