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SPANISH/GERMAN-ENGLISH TRANSLATOR CURRICULUM VITAE Los Angeles

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OCCUPATION: Freelance translator (since 2003)

LANGUAGES: Spanish and German into English.

QUALIFICATIONS: Diploma in Translation (Institute of Linguists), 2000
BA Hons degree in German (Exeter University), 1987
Member of Chartered Institute of Linguists 2008

SPECIALIST AREAS: Creative writing, journalism, advertising, marketing,
arts,
travel and tourism, food and drink, agriculture

EXPERIENCE: Eight years spent living and working in German and Spanish
speaking countries: Germany, Austria, Spain and Mexico. During this
time I taught English as a Foreign Language.

Recent translation assignments include press releases, catalogue and
website copy, advertising storyboards, magazine articles, PowerPoint
presentations and corporate newsletters.

I have also written original articles for publication, including some
for the Daily Telegraph newspaper.

 

ENGLISH-FRENCH/ITALIAN TRANSLATOR CURRICULUM VITAE

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Education and training:

Graduated in Foreign Languages (Master of Arts equivalent), final mark
110/110 cum laude, Università del Piemonte Orientale, Italy. Focus on:
literary translation, linguistics, art and cinema.

Classes of English, Brunel University,  London, UK.

Secondary school: Maturità Classica, solid classical education
(knowledge of Latin and ancient Greek; in-depth analysis of the Italian
language).

Long stays in UK, USA, FRANCE.

Main interests: literature, journalism, art, theatre, cinema, music,
fashion, cookery, travels.

 

Professional experience:

1998-present:  Freelance Translator

Native language: Italian
Language pairs: English>Italian; French>Italian

Memberships:

ATA (American Translators Association) Member

Areas of expertise:

Literature/Publishing:
Translation and proofreading of books, glossaries, press releases,
articles, interviews, etc.
(Edizioni Ariele, Oxford University Press, European Union)

Art and Music:
Translation and proofreading of web sites, catalogues, brochures,
biographies, etc. for direct clients and translation agencies.

Law:
Translation and proofreading of various legal documents. Steady
cooperation with a law firm.

 

Business & Marketing:
Translation and proofreading of marketing materials, web sites,
brochures, contracts and agreements, statutes of companies, business letters,
cv etc. for direct clients and translation agencies.

Medicine:
Translation of scientific and medical articles, reports, web sites,
etc. for direct clients and translation agencies.

Tourism:
Translation and proofreading of web sites, brochures, databases with
descriptions of cities, hotels and restaurants for direct clients and
translation agencies.

Cinema and Television:
Translation of scripts and subtitles for translation agencies.

Detailed references available upon request.

 

References

Since 1998 cooperation, as a freelancer, with the following agencies:

BE.Translations,  Aarschot (Belgium)
Living Word, Northampton (UK)
Halfmoon, Couhé (France)
Business Communications, Compiègne (France)
Tec-trad, Saint Etienne (France)
ABW Translations, Paris (France)
Activaction, Le Plessis Trévise (France)
Skrivanek, Prague (CZ)
Traduci2, La Coruña (Spain)   

and, as a literary translator, with the Italian publisher Edizioni
Ariele, Milan (Italy).

 

Daily output

About 2000 words per day.

Cat tools: SDL Trados

 

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