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Member since Aug '07

Working languages:
English to Italian
German to Italian

Silvia_M
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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
Local time: 17:49 BST (GMT+1)

Native in: Italian Native in Italian
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Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists (MCIL)

Working with MS Windows 2007 / TRADOS 7.0 / SDLZ Lite / Broadband

• Professionally qualified translator and proof-reader for the language combinations English into Italian and German into Italian.

• Specialist in technical documents, press releases and marketing materials.

• Eye for detail, reliability and punctuality. Able to work within tight deadlines and a good communicator.

• Accuracy of terminology assured via Internet search and personal professional networking.

• Always in touch with the cultural and linguistic developments in countries where my working languages are spoken through visits, reading literature and newspapers, etc.

Recent translations:

EN>IT


• Marketing campaign of a power management company
• Captions for the packaging of a digital camera
• Global channel Friendly Partner Survey for a company specialising in voice-based applications
• Promotional leaflet and user instructions for a supplier of automotive and marine industrial compounds
• Business correspondence for a supplier of lifting equipment
• Privacy statement for an online and telephone data collection company
• Screenshots for Smartphone promotional campaign
• Website that provides resources for buyers of legal services
• Teacher resource materials for a toy manufacturer

DE>IT

• User manual of HC 44 HDMI Splitter
• Newsletter and magazine for a company specialising in computer controlled automated storage and retrieval systems
• User manual for an industrial shredding machine
• Press release for the launch of a new eco-friendly bag
• Survey on travel management carried out by a popular airline company
• Promotional texts for a hotel chain
• Magazine for a company specialising in plants for the sorting of recycled materials
• Marketing material for a water supplier
• Article on the economic situation in Switzerland

Also worked as translation project coordinator, both in-house and on a freelance basis. Tasks included:

• Coordinating translation projects (producing project quotations, communicating with clients regarding project status, queries from translators and other issues)
• Developing project strategies/plans/instructions
• Recruiting freelance translators / updating the translator database
• Performing basic in-house DTP tasks and text preparation
• In-house proofreading
• In-house quality control (figures and layout)
• Obtaining or creating glossaries
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Profile last updated
Oct 7



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