Fòs Feminista is hiring a
Call for applications for Translators and (Simultaneous) Interpreters
Fòs Feminista is an intersectional feminist organization centered around the sexual and reproductive rights and needs of women, girls, and gender-diverse people. Led and governed by the Global South, Fòs Feminista works as an alliance of organizations in 40+ countries worldwide to advance sexual and reproductive health, rights, and justice. As the connecting fabric of this Alliance, Fòs Feminista orchestrates transnational and transregional action, amplifies partners’ work, and promotes South-South learning and collaboration toward achieving common objectives.
Together with our partners, we provide access to sexual and reproductive health care, including contraception, abortion, and care for victims of gender-based violence. We also reach young people with comprehensive sexuality education. We recognize that the ability of women, girls, and gender-diverse people to make free and informed choices about sexual and reproductive lives, including to access safe and legal abortion, is central to their life plans and to achieving gender and reproductive justice. As such, we are at the forefront of advocating for sexual and reproductive health and rights from an intersectional lens in national, regional, and global spaces, coordinating with our partners to ensure that diverse experiences, priorities, and voices of the Global South are represented in these spaces.
In order to achieve our goals and ensure that our communication material is understood by our international audiences, Fòs Feminista is building its roster of translators and (simultaneous) interpreters to undertake assignments of translating Fós Feminista’s communication materials from English into Fós Feminista’s working languages are English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese.
The purpose of this announcement is to facilitate and expediate the process by which Fós Feminista will hire the services of translators and interpreters by inviting them to submit their application to be considered as part of Fòs Feminista’s vetted pool of translators and interpreters.
Scope of Work
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Education and Qualifications
Applicants must send a financial proposal based in US$ for the following:
Evaluation method and criteria
The selection of consultants will be on the basis of technical evaluation and financial offer. All applicants must submit the following in English:
Equal Opportunity Employer Statement
Fòs Feminista is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to advancing sexual and reproductive health, rights, and justice and dismantling inequities from an intersectional feminist lens. Reproductive justice, racial justice, and diversity are driving forces for us.
Fòs Feminista provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender expression or identify, health status, history of conflict with the law, migrant status, national origin, parental or pregnancy status, partnership status, political belief, poverty, race, religion, sexual identity of orientation, sex, genetic information, veteran status, or any other protected category under federal, state, and local laws.
At F__ò__s Feminista we continue to build an inclusive culture that encourages, supports, and celebrates the diverse voices and experiences of our employees. We strongly encourage applications from all kinds of backgrounds to build a workforce that is diverse and inclusive of people who are from marginalized or excluded groups.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.