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Job Details

Job Number:  57233
French Translator - Request for Proposal
Job Posted: Tuesday, 3 September 2019
Closing Date: Wednesday, 16 October 2019
(36 days ago)
Canadian Skin Cancer Foundation
Region: Edmonton area Type: RFP (Request For Proposal)
Location: Edmonton Salary: (not entered)

Organizational Overview

The Canadian Skin Cancer Foundation – Alberta Chapter is a community based and community-driven organization that delivers the Go Safe Sun Safety presentation across Alberta. Through CSCF’s education and awareness programs, more people increase their knowledge about sun safety.  CSCF niche amongst NGO’s in Canada is that we work with volunteers who become our primary conduit in going to schools and events to teach children and youth about sun safety.

Our gr. 5-6 Go Safe presentation is 1130 words in length.  The presentation script used by volunteers to help them deliver the presentation is 1820 words in length. 

The Canadian Skin Cancer Foundation is seeking a French translator to translate these educational materials from English to French.


Anticipated Selection Schedule 

The Request for Proposal timeline is as follows: 

  • Request for RFP: September 3rd, 2019
  • Deadline for candidates to Submit Questions: September 16th,  2019 
  • Interviews to select top candidate: September 18th – 20th, 2019
  • Contract Awarded: September 23rd, 2019


Time and Place of submission of Proposal 

Responses should be clearly marked “RFP-CSCF 2019” and emailed to the contact person -   



CSCF would need the project completed by November 29th, 2019. 


Elements of Proposal 

A submission must, at a minimum, include the following elements: 

  • Description of the individual that includes a general overview, name, credentials and prior relevant experience.
  • A one-page narrative outlining the individual’s strengths and distinguishing skills or capabilities as they might relate to CSCF.
  • Candidate must have daytime, Monday to Friday availability to meet and perform translation services in person at the CSCF office in downtown Edmonton.


Evaluation Criteria 

The successful respondent will: 

  • Be a member of The Association of Translators and Interpreters of Alberta / Association des traducteurset interprètes de l’Alberta (ATIA) 
  • Have been operating continuously as a translator for a minimum of 24 months
  • An overview of the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and qualifications of and the individuals who will be available to provide these services.
  • The competitive cost of services.
  • The expertise of the individual in working with similar customers. Please provide at least 2 references and 2 work samples.


The anticipated budget is in between $2000 Canadian Dollars 

How to Apply
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Send applications in PDF via email, no phone calls please.
Contact Details
Grace Cantle
Canadian Skin Cancer Foundation
10526 Jasper Ave #202
Edmonton, AB, T5J 1Z7

Tel: 780-996-7239
www:   www.canadianskincancerfoundation.com/

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