Professional Translator
Nepal Development Research Institute

Nepal Development Research Institute (NDRI) is a Policy Research Institute involved in high quality research and development activities. NDRI is starting a major two-year programme of work on tobacco control – the “NDRI Tobacco Control Program”. This work will produce research and policy analysis on a critical issue for Nepalis future and Nepali’s health. The work is being supported by Cancer Research UK (CRUK). We are seeking candidate for Senior Research Associate (SRA) to play a lead technical and management role for this program. The position also offers unique opportunities for professional development with substantial advice, support and capacity building being available across the two years.

Professional Translator

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Basic Job Information

Job Category : Teaching / Education
Job Level : Senior Level
No. of Vacancy/s : [ 1 ]
Employment Type : Full Time
Job Location : Lalitpur, Nepal
Offered Salary : Negotiable
Apply Before(Deadline) : Feb. 16, 2020 23:55 (3 days, 22 hours ago)

Job Specification

Education Level : Master
Experience Required : More than or equals to 7 years
Other Specification
  • At least Master's degree in Education, Law, International Relation, Economics and related fields 
  • Minimum of 7 years of professional expertise on translation and interpretation in English/Nepali – Nepali/English 
  • Exceptional Interpretation skills and expressive on subject matter in precise and meaningful way
  • Demonstrated good understanding of technical terms and terminology 
  • Proven skills in translation and interpretation from and into English and vice versa in the fields of international trade
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to manage the available time and resources and to work on tight deadlines


  • Excellent team work skills 
  • Ability to work independently 
  • Excellent computer skills in word and data processing and presentation.

Terms of Engagement

  • As per the need basis
  • The contract will be either on daily basis or output based

Job Description

The translator will undertake the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Make written translation and submit translation in word processed documents
  • Proof Read and edit the document 
  • Share draft translation with Page partners
  • Incorporate suggested changes to the translation 
  • All texts, including texts contained in figures, boxes, captions, sources and covers requires translation and proofreading 
  • Ensure high quality and accuracy of the entire document before submitting it to the officer in charge of the project 
  • Ensure accuracy of the terms and terminology used in the documents 
  • Ensure that the translation is written with style, correct grammar and spelling, and 
  • Complete the work within the agreed timeline and submit the final translation in both soft and hard copy

Applying Procedure

The committed and qualified candidates shall submit duly filled application form and other credentials in person to NDRI no later than 16 February, 2020.

Nepal Development Research Institute (NDRI)
Lalitpur, Nepal
Tel: +977-1-5554975, Fax: +977-1-5537362

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