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Turkish to English
Dutch to Turkish

Ahu Yalcin
Freelance Translator & Interpreter

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Local time: 12:21 EEST (GMT+3)

Native in: Turkish Native in Turkish
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Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified site user
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
Law: Contract(s)Ships, Sailing, Maritime
Transport / Transportation / ShippingGovernment / Politics
Advertising / Public RelationsSocial Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.

KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions asked: 2
Payment methods accepted PayPal, American Express, Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Translation education Master's degree
Experience Years of translation experience: 10. Registered at ProZ.com: Dec 2007.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
About me
Ahu Yalcin
Freelance Translator & Interpreter (English / Dutch /Ottoman -Turkish)
ahuyalcin@gmail.com

Experience
Freelance Translator at HL TRAD
July 2012 - Present (3 months)

Freelance Translator at Tetras, LLC
May 2012 - Present (5 months)

Freelance Translator at Istanbul Bilgi University
May 2012 - Present (5 months)
Translation of job descriptions of university staff and academicians for HR Department

Owner- Freelance Translator at Utopia Translation
August 2011 - Present (1 year 2 months)
English-Turkish Turkish-English translation, transcription, proofreading, interpreting.

Freelance Translator at SDL International
2011 - Present (1 year)
Linguist

Freelance Translator at Language Connect
2011 - Present (1 year)

Freelance Translator at Statkraft Energy
October 2010 - Present (2 years)
Translations regarding energy and hydroelectric power plants

Consultant at Stem Marketing Audit
February 2012 - March 2012 (2 months)
Marketing Audit

International Relations Expert at Turkish Chamber of Shipping
March 2008 - August 2011 (3 years 6 months)
Following up the activities of international organisations (EU, IMO, OECD, UNCTAD, BIMCO, ICC, ICS,
FONASBA, ECASBA, INTERTANKO, THE BALTIC EXCHANGE) and conducting correspondence with
them.
Following daily / weekly newspapers on maritime industry and circulating important innovations / procedures
to the Turkish Shipping Sector.
Organising conferences and joining negotiations with foreign delegates.
Preparing reports on maritime issues.

Freelance Translator at Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts
May 2010 - June 2010 (2 months)
Translation of artistic texts for exhibiton

Freelance translator at Synovate Healthcare
2007 - 2010 (3 years)
Transcribing and translating medical market research interviews.

Freelance translator at Ubiqus
2007 - 2008 (1 year)
Translation

Import Specialist at Lubricon Lubrication Consultant
October 2006 - September 2007 (1 year)
Being in charge of import procedures, market & product research, negotiations with exporters, product labels
and MSDSs translations.

Languages
Turkish (Native or bilingual proficiency)
English (Full professional proficiency)
Dutch (Limited working proficiency)
Spanish (Elementary proficiency)
Greek (Elementary proficiency)
Persian (Elementary proficiency)

Education
İstanbul Üniversitesi
Master's, Ataturk's Principles and Revolution History, 2009 - 2012

Université libre de Bruxelles
Master's, International Politics, 2005 - 2007

Marmara Üniversitesi
Bachelor, Political Science and International Relations, 2000 - 2004

Moda College
1992 - 1999
Keywords: English, Dutch, Ottoman, Turkish, translation, proofread, interpretation, subtitle translation, political science, legal, contracts, social sciences, marketing, market research, journalism.


Profile last updated
Jun 4