Job Vacancies

Job Description:

The World Bank Group (WBG) is seeking a short-term consultant to translate GFF Knowledge and Learning material intended for internal and external audiences. The STC will work as a part of the GFF Knwoledge and Learning team and will report to the Senior Knowledge and Learning Officer. Core responsibilities include but are not limited to  (i) the timely production of accurate and quality translations (i.e. grammatically correct; conceptually and technically sound; aligned with GFF-specific language and terminologies); and (ii) quality copy editing and proofreading of documents submitted in French.    The incumbent must be highly organized, detail-oriented and capable of working autonomously under tight deadlines. 


Core duties and responsibilities include the translation and copy editing of GFF knowledge and learning content including, but not limited to, correspondence, briefs, reports, training material, PowerPoint presentations, and blogs/articles.  The translator will be expected to perform research to find the best suited terminology and to understand the GFF context (e.g. GFF Annual Report, GFF Expansion Plan, GFF country descriptions, etc.). The incumbent will be solely responsible for the quality and accuracy of all submitted translations.


  • PowerPoint Presentations for the GFF Liaison Officer Training
  • Documents and correspondence related to GFF online seminars
  • Knowledge and Learning online content
  • Other GFF material such as guidelines, briefs and reports.
Post Date:
Monday, February 24, 2020
Application Deadline: Thursday, March 5, 2020
Apply Now