Qualifications

  • MA Translation (technical,legal and business), University of Surrey (2000)
  • PGCE  Modern Foreign Languages, University of Sussex (1993)
  • BA (Hons) Language and Linguistic Science (French, German and Hindi), University of York (1992) & Universit√© de Toulouse II - Le Mirail, France


Professional Experience

  • Freelance translator (2000-present)
  • French>English in-house senior translator (2000-2002)
  • GCSE German examiner/moderator  for a major examinations board since 1996 
  • Teacher of French/German (1993-2000, 2002-2004)
  • European helpdesk operative (2000-2002)

Recent projects

  • French>English translation concerning asylum policy and news (3k words)
  • French>English translation of teaching materials for customs procedures and terminology
  • English proofreading of a newsletter for a Scandinavian fund management company (10k words)
  • US>UK English adaptation for Yahoo (over 200k words)
  • French>English translation of minutes of meeting concerning aircraft technical problems (2k words)
  • German>English translations of cancer-related medical reports (3k words)


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