Position: Cultural Mediator/Farsi
Project: MSF Europe Migration/Balkan Projects
Starting Date: Immediately
Duration: 3 months (possibility of indefinite extension)
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international independent medical and humanitarian action-driven organization that offers assistance to populations in distress, to victims of natural or man-made disasters and to victims of armed conflict, without discrimination and irrespective of race, religion, creed or political affiliation. The MSF movement is built around 5 operational centers (OC) supported by 23 sections and offices worldwide. The MSF-Mission in Greece provides humanitarian and medical assistance to the refugee and migrants populations fleeing conflict in their home countries and following a migration route via Greece and the Balkans towards Northern Europe.
Support MSF medical staff to ensure the provision of high quality medical services.
Assure the translation between the medical doctor and the patient in his/her mother tongue.
Support all the medical activities as well as health promotion activities when needed.
Ensures that the translation is adequate, neutral, accurate and understandable to all involved parties.
Accompany beneficiaries to health and social care facilities as needed to facilitate interpretation and service provision.
Ensure confidentiality and medical secrecy.
Fluency in Farsi and English is mandatory (spoken & written).
Knowledge of Greek and/or French will be an advantage.
Previous working experience desirable, with MSF or other NGOs.
Full time position
Annual gross salary: According to MSF Salary Policy
Please send your CV in English quoting reference code “Farsi CM Chios" in the subject line of the e-mail at:
Closing Date: 22/07/2018
All applications will be treated in strictest confidentiality
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted