English-Portuguese Translators: Request for Proposals

GRS is an international adolescent health organization that leverages the power of soccer to educate, inspire and mobilize at-risk youth to overcome their greatest health challenges, live healthier, more productive lives, and be agents for change in their communities.

GRS is soliciting proposals for English-Portuguese language translation consultants to provide translation services

This request for proposals (RFP) will provide a comprehensive and guaranteed pricing structure for related services, and create a process for the utilization of preferred consultants to meet the needs of GRS for both routine and individual assignments.

The services rendered will be funded by various donors, including U.S. Government agencies and/or departments and private funders, and may be subject to applicable U.S. Federal regulations and provisions.

To Submit

All proposals must be submitted by email by 17:00 CAT on 1 March 2024 to: Global HR, globalhr@grassrootsoccer.org

Questions for Clarification

Interested consultants should direct any questions about this RFP in writing no later than the date specified on page 1.

All questions must be submitted via email to: Global HR–globalhr@grassrootsoccer.org

All submissions of questions must include the RFP reference number and the interested consultant’s name. Questions directed via any other means, including but not limited to telephone, will not be considered.

Responses to questions will be posted on the GRS website on the 16 February 2024.


Specifications & Competencies

  • Consultant has at least five (5) years of experience providing English-Portuguese translation services in a professional setting. Three (3) years or more of this experience must be working for health NGO's related topics.
  • Experience translating products for use by adolescents and young people is strongly preferred
  • Consultant has excellent proficiency of health-related vocabulary in both English and Portuguese.
  • Consultant has a meticulous attention to detail.
  • Consultant has exceptional written and verbal skills in English and Portuguese.
  • Consultant is proficient in Microsoft Office packages.
  • Consultant is able to effectively work remotely and in a cross-cultural setting.
  • Consultant is able to meet deadlines often with tight turnarounds.
  • Consultant is a team player that can work with a diverse group of internal stakeholders and partners.

Job Overview

Date Posted

February 9, 2024



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