Putonghua-English Interpreters Needed by HKTDC

Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) in Toronto will organize and facilitate a Presentation Session & Business Matching Meetings in Toronto on June 12, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for Canadian automated and clean manufacturing technology companies interested in looking for investors and business partners from Hong Kong and Mainland China.

They are looking for 15-30 Putonghua/English consecutive interpreters with pay, the rate to be advised, to facilitate a visiting Chinese delegation in conducting individual business meetings with Canadian companies.

Each interpreter will be assigned to one Chinese company to provide Putonghua-English and English-Putonghua consecutive interpretation service to the company and the Canadian companies it is meeting.  It is expected that each company will have 6-10 meetings for the morning of June 12th and all the meetings will be conducted at the same venue – a hotel in downtown Toronto.

The ideal candidates should have:

– Good command of spoken English and Mandarin

– Good communication skills, and punctual; and

– Knowledge of automated manufacturing technology, clean manufacturing technology for Light Manufacturing Sectors will be an asset.

Interested individual is requested to send your brief CV to lily.kam@hktdc.org before April 15, 2013.


Established in 1966, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is the international marketing arm for Hong Kong-based traders, manufacturers and service providers. With more than 40 offices worldwide, including 11 in the Chinese mainland, the HKTDC promotes Hong Kong as a platform for doing business with China and Asia. The HKTDC also organizes trade fairs and business missions to connect companies with opportunities in Hong Kong and the mainland, while providing information via trade publications, research reports and online.

Website: www.hktdc.com