Announcements Applications invited for vacancy for the post of Interpreter

Applications invited for vacancy for the post of Interpreter

The Embassy of India, Tokyo is seeking individuals for the post of Interpreter


Last date for applying: 2.08.2021

Position: Interpreter

Working Hours: 0900-1730 hrs (5 days a week). Selected candidate should be willing to work beyond prescribed office hours and on weekends/holidays, as and when need arises.

Salary: Starting ¥300,000 per month and 3% yearly increment on basic salary.

Qualifications Required: A degree from a recognized university. Certification in English proficiency such as TOEIC, TOEFL etc.

Desirable Experience: At least 2-3 years experience as translator/interpreter (consecutive).

Language: Clear understanding and ability to speak, read and write in English and Japanese. Ability to translate letters/emails from English to Japanese and vice versa.

Knowledge: Good working knowledge of maintaining an office, organizing papers and files.

Skills: Computer knowledge with special emphasis on MS Word and Excel, with a minimum typing speed of 30 words per minute.

• written and verbal fluency in Japanese and English, excellent communication and writing skills

• Ability to translate quickly, confidently and accurately, speak clearly in both languages (Japanese-English) using proper pronunciation, enunciation and polite expressions.

Mental and Physical Health: Candidate should be in good mental and physical health. At the time of offer of appointment, candidates need to submit a medical fitness certificate.

How to apply:

  1. Interested applicants must submit the following:
  2. Detailed CV/Resume with a Cover letter
  3. Filled Pro-forma Application Form (click here)bullet
  4. Passport size photograph
  5. Copy of Educations Qualifications and Work Experience

Submit your application to:

The Head of Chancery
Embassy of India
2-2-11 Kudan Minami, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0074 
Tel. No.3262-2391 to 97 - (For enquiries between 0930 hrs to 1700 hrs)
Please note: Only those candidates suitable for the position will be contacted.