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Translation service


The Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung is one of the largest political education institutions in Germany today, with branches in many countries worldwide. The Brussels Office operates as a think tank reflecting on European and international issues such as the global power shift and the socio-ecological transformation of today’s society. The service will be provided to Madrid Liaison Office that reports to Brussels Office.

The Madrid Liaison Office of the Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung would like to conclude a long-term translation service agreement for our publications awarding these services through a bidding process to a skilled and efficient applicant. The services to be provided are the translation and proofreading of texts, both from Spanish to German and from German to Spanish.

If you would like to apply to this open call we ask you to submit your binding offer in English to Please contact us to provide you all the documents we ask for: Terms of order and agreement for translation and proofreading services” (appendix 1), and two texts to be translated SP> DE and DE>SP (appendixes 2 and 3)

We will only evaluate offers from applicants who fulfill all of the following points:

•        have signed with a legally binding signature the attached “Terms of order and agreement for translation and proofreading services” (appendix 1 to be sent), to indicate that they agree with it,

•        have submitted the translation texts (appendixes 2 and 3 to be sent),

•        have submitted significant references and CV,

•        have submitted their binding financial offer,

•        deadline: 30.11.2022.

The financial offer should include the following prices:

  • Price per word translation DE-SP
  • Price per word translation SP-DE
  • Price per word proofreading in German
  • Price per word proofreading in Spanish
  • Any other costs that the service may entail (E.g. urgency fee)

All offers received are weighed according to the following criteria:

  • Price 50%
  • Result of the translation text 40%
  • References/CV 10%

If you need further information, please contact:

Elsa Rodríguez de Lizana Arévalo

C/ Luis Vélez de Guevara, 8, bajo ext. dcha. 28012-Madrid

Tfn + 34 910 21 24 12