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Working languages:
English to French
German to French

Valérie Lapotre
Precision and reliability

Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Local time: 21:52 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: French 
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Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified site user
Affiliations Blue Board: Valerie Lapotre
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Training
Specializes in:
Environment & EcologyNutrition
Textiles / Clothing / FashionCosmetics, Beauty
Marketing / Market ResearchBusiness/Commerce (general)

English to French - Rates: 0.12 - 0.20 EUR per word / 40 - 60 EUR per hour
German to French - Rates: 0.15 - 0.20 EUR per word / 40 - 60 EUR per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 304, Questions answered: 197, Questions asked: 537
Payment methods accepted PayPal, Skrill, Wire transfer, Check
Translation education Master's degree - Institute of Linguists, London
Experience Years of translation experience: 12. Registered at Mar 2005. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to French (Chartered Institute of Linguists)
German to French (Chartered Institute of Linguists)
English to French (Chartered Institute of Linguists)
Memberships SFT
Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
Training sessions attended Wordfast Training for Beginners [download]
Wordfast Training – Level 2 [download]
SDL Trados MultiTerm 2009 for Translators
P03: Easy & Fun Project Management for Freelancers [download]
Becoming an Outsourcer: Your Business Plan [download]
Cumuler plusieurs activités autour de la traduction : quelques pistes [download]
About me
Business and Sales Collateral
Marketing Research
Press articles
Customer Presentations
Technical specifications
Process flows
Functional specifications of marketing databases
Data privacy
HR documents (company handbooks, procedures, contracts…)

Manufacturing processes
Instructions and user guides
Technical Sheets
Product technical specifications
Corporate newsletters
Health and Safety
Biotechnology, Bioinformatics
Molecular Biology
Metallurgy / Casting

10 years professional experience :

2 years at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (E.M.B.L.)

4 years at the European Insitute of Bioinformatics (E.B.I.) and in a bioinformatics company (LION Bioscience AG)

5 years as European marketing data specialist : database management and prospection across Europe, market research, data protection...(ACXIOM CORP., WEGENER GROUP)

Portfolio (latest projects):

Drug leaflet (10,000 words)

Job Safety
Job safety documents (procedures, accident sheets, etc...) (10,700 words)

In-house magazine (12 000 words).

User and installation guide on compressed-air engines (10,000 words).

Marketing / General Business
Customer Satisfaction Survey for large forwarder agent (6,000 words).
Questionnaire on digital products (12,000 words)
Terrorism financing (4,000 words)
Sales agreements, Ts & Cs, etc...
Tripartite agreement for the pharmaceutical industry
Keywords: Marketing, sales, HR, human resources, surveys, market research, cosmetics, communication, press releases, contracts, fashion, textile, catalogs, nutrition

Profile last updated
Aug 19

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