Tổ chức phòng chống bệnh mắt hột quốc tế (ITI) cần tuyển Internship

ITI cần tuyển vị trí Internship với nhiệm vụ làm phiên dịch và trợ lý cho nhóm dự án. Liên hệ: Ms.Do Thuy Huong, Hanoi – International Trachoma Initiative, 34/2/1 đường Nguyên Hồng, Quận Đống Đa, Hà Nội. Điện thoại: 04 773 5232. Hạn cuối nộp hồ sơ: 25/09/2007. Thông tin chi tiết như sau:

The International Trachoma Initiative, (ITI) a US-based Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), is the leading international organization devoted to the elimination of blinding trachoma. The organization currently works in eleven countries in Africa and Asia where it plays a catalytic role in the world of public health and trachoma control. ITI is an active participant in the World Health Organization (WHO) alliance for the Global Elimination of Trachoma by 2020 and in the newly formed International Coalition for Trachoma Control, a consortium of international NGOs working toward the elimination of blinding trachoma.

The ITI office was established in Vietnam since 2000 and worked closely with the Ministry of Health of Viet Nam, The National Institute of Ophthalmology, the provincial health authorities, the Ministry of education, and other international agencies to implement trachoma control programs in 21 provinces. ITI sponsors SAFE intervention including hygiene education and distributed millions doses of zithromax to trachoma infected children, sight saving surgery, access to latrines, and clean water in primary schools.

ITI currently is seeking a qualified internship, who will function as translator/interpreter, and assistant to the project team. The internship will require 19 hours working per week, and minimum 12 month internship commitment.

Position: Internship
Program Title: Trachoma Prevention Program
Work location: Hanoi – International Trachoma Initiative Office
Report to: Project Manager

Under the supervision of the Project Manager, the internship will carry out the following tasks: 
– Translation:
+ Translate selected documents from English into Vietnamese and vice versa;
+ Help preparing all logistic requirements and Interpret for project meetings, working sessions, seminars, training courses;
+ Support project team, International and National consultants at work and in the field trips;
+ Edit translated versions of outsourced documents;
+ File and transfer final versions of translated documents to related project staff;
+ Assist the PM in monitoring the performance of the project voluntary translator/interpreter; 
– Assistance to the project in: 
+ Writing and editing articles for the program website. 
+ Developing, editing communication materials (e.g. fact sheets, booklets, hand-outs, leaflets, presentations, news letters) 
– Participating in data collection, following -up with program progress, writing reports. 
– Seeking secondary materials/information for need assessment 
– Other responsibilities as may be assigned by the team staff.

Qualification, experience and skills: 
– Graduates or undergraduates from such universities as Press and Communication, Foreign Language or Humanities
• Excellent proficiency in English, both oral and written.
• A working experience as a temporary interpreter/translator in project or similar work using English as working language is preferable.
• Good skills in MS Office software is essential; 
– Strong communication skills; Strong process focus and attention to detail; 
– Time and task management skills; 
– Willingness to travel and high team spirit;

Interested persons should send Curriculum Vitae and Application to:
Ms .Do Thuy Huong
Hanoi – International Trachoma Initiative
34/2/1 Nguyen Hong street, Dong Da dist, Hanoi.
Or email to: dhuong@itivn.org
Only short listed candidates will be invited for interview. No telephone contact please.
Closing date of Application: 25 September 2007