Consultancy: Translation Services

1.    Context:

Vietnam is currently restructuring its economy towards green growth. In 2012 the Government of Vietnam (GoV) approved the National Green Growth (VGGS) for the period 2013-2020 with vision to 2050 and in March 2014, GoV issued the National Action Plan on Green Growth for the period 2014-2020.

In order to assist the GoV with green growth implementation, GGGI are supporting the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), Ministry of Construction (MOC) and the Vietnam National Mekong Committee (VNMC) in their projects around the Green Investment Guidelines, a Green City Index, and wastewater treatment in the Mekong.
GGGI Vietnam seeks a consultant to provide professional translation services both from English to Vietnamese and from Vietnamese to English.

2.     Scope of work

Provide translation services from Vietnamese into English and from English to Vietnamese for the following documents:

  • Documents under the project  “Investment Guidelines for Green Growth” with MPI
  • Documents under the project “Urban Green Growth Action” with MOC
  • Document under the project “Urban Wastewater Treatment for the Mekong Delta” with VNMC
  • Other GGGI publications

3. Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years work experience as a professional translator.
  • Advanced written and spoken skills English and Vietnamese with proof of competency
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel) and other basic computer skills
  • Highly organised with meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively in receiving constructive comments and revising draft documents


Interested candidates should apply to: [email protected]

Put “Consultancy: Translation services” in subject line of the e-mail

Please submit CV with indicative professional fee rate 

Given the high volume of applications, GGGI can unfortunately only contact candidates with whom we intend to have further discussions.

Deadline 5 November 2015

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Thu, 2015-11-05