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Applications are invited for a vacant position of Translator at Kenya 
Embassy, Stockholm on three year contractual basis, renewable
 upon satisfactory performance. For appointment to this grade, 
 a candidate must:-            
(i)  have at least three (3) years cumulative service in a comparable
(ii) posses a degree in Swedish and English languages from a recognized university. Proficiency in other Nordic languages will be an added advantage; 
(iii) have demonstrated outstanding professional competence and be 
customer friendly;
(iv) be computer literate;
(v) be visionary, a team player, results oriented, innovative and
 committed to continuous learning;           
(vi) possess effective oral and writing /communication skills; and         
(vii) be a resident of Sweden and/or have a valid work permit.   

Duties and Responsibilities 
The successful candidate appointed to the vacant position will be 
responsible to Kenya Embassy, Stockholm for providing translation 
services regarding documents, correspondences and information. 
Specific duties include:- 
(i) translating official information from Swedish to English and 
Vice versa; 
(ii) translating official information on limited occasionsfrom 
other Nordic languages to English and Vice versa;
(iii) assisting in processing visa applications;
(iv) responding to inquiries made in person or 
through telephone calls; 
(v) assisting in consular services; and
(vi) Undertaking office duties as may be assigned from 
    time to time.   

Remuneration Package 
An attractive remuneration package awaits the successful candidate.   

Mailing Address 
Application letter together with curriculum vitae, relevant copies of testimonials and other applicable documents should reach the Embassy on or before Monday 29th February, 2016.  The mailing address is either:- This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it             


The Ambassador
Kenya Embassy 
Birger Jarlsgatan 37, 2nd Floor 
P.O BOX 7496, 10395 Stockholm        


Welcome to the official website of the Embassy of Kenya in Stockholm, Sweden.  Established in 1970 the Embassy is also accredited to the Kingdom of Denmark, the Republic of Finland, Iceland and the Kingdom of Norway.

Our objective is to further strengthen economic, cultural, and social cooperation between Kenya and the governments and peoples of the countries of accreditation.  This site offers a snapshot on Kenya, and information and relevant links for those seeking investment,   trade and tourism opportunities in Kenya.

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