Member since Apr '05

Working languages:
English to French
French to English
French (monolingual)
English (monolingual)

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Native in: French Native in French
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Former contributor to Harrap's online

English to French volunteer translator
English to French volunteer translator

Seasoned user of DejaVuX Workgroup

If you need a project manager to deal with your large projects, please do contact me.

Service offered
Translation ManagementDTPTranslation
  • File management
  • File preparation
  • QA
  • Resolving technical issues
  • etc.
  • Page layout
  • Text extraction
  • Test implantation
  • etc.
  • Translation FR>EN
  • Translation EN>FR
  • Proofreading FR
  • Proofreading EN
  • etc.

Areas of expertise
TechnicalITPolitics/News
  • Construction
  • Engineering
  • Heavy machinery
  • User manuals
  • Maintenance manuals
  • User guides
  • etc.
  • Software
  • Middleware
  • Hardware
  • Network
  • Telecommunications
  • etc.
  • Essays
  • Articles
  • Reports
  • Dissertations
  • etc.

I have 10 years of experience in Freelance translation, 3 years of experience as a project manager in a technical and engineering translation company after having worked 5 years as a history teacher in the UK.

Wide range of vocabulary (news, humanities, psychology and philosophy, education and IT).

Classically trained in British literature, language and civilisation.

All documents provided in the requested format;

Confidentiality guaranteed;

Ability to work with various CAT tools: DejaVuX Workgroup, Transit, SDLX, WordFast, etc

Can provide a perfect DTP rendering of the translation compared to the original

Strict adherence to deadlines as agreed.

Free yourself! Let the expert work for you!

Since March 2007:Full-time Freelance translator and project manager

2004- 2007:Linguist for a translation company specialised in technical and mechanical engineering

1999-2005:collaboration with OCR, AQA and UCLES

1997- 2004:tutor/teacher for history/Gov&Pols up to A-level

1998:collaboration with Trinity Press Ltd working on 3 monthly specialised magazines (Model Mart, Stamp Mart & the Dealer)

1996-1997:MA option British and American civilisation (University of Grenoble III)

1995-1996:BA in British lit., lang. & civ (Vrije Universiteit van Amsterdam)

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English99
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Keywords: Project management, Translation, French into English, English into French, Technical engineering, Information Technology (IT), Visual Basic, telecommunications, user manuals, maintenance manual, website, camera, television, software, hardware, electricity, electronic, flow, flowmeter, mining, gas, agri-food, construction, architecture, building, culverts, road, infrastructure, energy, bridge, minerals and ores, DTP, FrameMaker, QuarkXpress, Photoshop, Deja Vu, Cat tool


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