Posted: 03/Sep/2021 - Closing Date: 01/Oct/2021

Job Description

We​ are​ looking​ for​ a​ Translator​ who​ will​ be​ responsible​ for​ English-Khmer-English​ translation​ of​ all​ documents,​ communication​ materials,​ and​ the​ official​ correspondence​ of​ the​ Bank,​ making​ sure​ to​ maintain​ their​ original​ meaning,​ format​ and​ tone.​ In​ addition,​ the​ position​ is​ responsible​ for​ English​ proofreading​ of​ all​ internal​ documents​ of​ the​ Bank.

You​ need​ to​ read​ and​ thoroughly​ understand​ the​ context​ of​ given​ material,​ using​ specialized​ dictionaries​ and​ translation​ tools​ and​ proofread​ finished​ pieces​ of​ work.​ To​ be​ successful​ in​ this​ role,​ you​ should​ have​ a​ keen​ eye​ for​ detail​ and​ be​ fluent​ in​ Khmer​ and​ English.​ Ultimately,​ you​ will​ provide​ ready-to-use​ translated​ content​ that​ meets​ our​ internal​ needs​ and​ helps​ us​ communicate​ faster​ and​ better.


  • Head Office, Phnom Penh (01 Post).

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Translate​ (English​ to​ Khmer​ and​ vice​ versa)​ various​ documents​ and​ materials​ related​ to​ banking​ and​ finance,​ including​ legal​ and​ technical​ documentation,​ and​ researches.
  • Proofread​ and​ edit​ documents​ (policies,​ procedures,​ TORs)​ prepared​ by​ other​ departments​ for​ clarity,​ conciseness,​ style,​ and​ terminology.
  • Translate​ marketing​ and​ promotional​ materials,​ including​ but​ not​ limited​ to​ brochures,​ annual​ reports,​ handouts,​ direct​ mails,​ and​ multimedia​ materials.
  • Consult​ with​ product​ owners​ and​ other​ colleagues​ in​ order​ to​ understand​ the​ concepts​ and​ translate​ them​ appropriately.
  • Use​ official​ dictionaries​ and​ reliable​ sources​ for​ accuracy,​ efficiency,​ and​ consistency.

Skill and Requirement

  • At​ least​ 2-year​ proven​ work​ experience​ as​ a​ Translator/Interpreter​ with​ the​ daily​ output​ of​ 2,000-3,000​ words.
  • Fluency​ in​ English​ and​ Khmer​ is​ a​ must​ (proficiency​ in​ Chinese​ is​ a​ plus).
  • ​Excellent​ proofreading​ skills​ with​ the​ ability​ to​ identify​ grammar,​ spelling,​ and​ punctuation​ errors.
  • Bachelor’s​ degree​ in​ Translation/Interpreting​ or​ similar​ field.
  • Time-management​ skills.
  • Understanding​ of​ basic​ terms​ in​ banking​ and​ finance​ industry,​ business,​ legal,​ and​ technology.

How to apply

Interested and qualified applicants should submit your updated Cover Letter and CV stating the position applied for with your current photo (4x6) through [email protected]

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