Member since Apr '15

Working languages:
English to Spanish
Spanish to English
French to Spanish

María José GG
Certified sworn translator

Spain
Local time: 20:39 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Spanish (Variant: Standard-Spain) Native in Spanish
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Good quality target text is my main concern
Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
Law: Patents, Trademarks, CopyrightLaw (general)
Law: Contract(s)Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs
Finance (general)Business/Commerce (general)
EconomicsMarketing / Market Research
Insurance

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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Translation education Bachelor's degree - University of Granada
Experience Years of translation experience: 3. Registered at ProZ.com: Feb 2014. Became a member: Apr 2015.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Spanish (University of Granada, verified)
Spanish to English (University of Granada, verified)
French to Spanish (University of Granada)
English to Spanish (Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, verified)
Spanish to English (Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
Conference participation Conferences attended
Training sessions attended SDL Trados Studio 2014 Getting Started Part 1: Translating
The Language of Contracts: Reading and Understanding Contracts [download]
Comercio internacional para traductores e intérpretes [download]
Gestión de Activos y Fondos de Inversión: el campo mejor remunerado de la Traducción Financiera. [download]
Traducción de normativa financiera y contable del inglés al español [download]
About me
I was born in Almería (Spain) and after finishing the secondary school, I moved to Granada (Spain) to study at the Faculty of Translation and Interpreting. In my fourth year, I was studying in Poland for 10 months and thanks to that, I developed my intercultural and communication skills. In my last year at the faculty, I specialised in sworn translation and I obtained the certificate of sworn translator of English by the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation. Having finished my degree, I was interested in this field, so I decided to continue my studies with a Master’s Degree in European Law. That provided me with an in-depth European Union background.

Once I have completed my studies, I started to work as a freelance translator in October 2013. Since then, I have translated a wide range of texts, some of them related to my specialisation and others in different fields such as cultural, medical, technical…. On the other hand, the hotel and tourism industries have always appealed to me, so I was working in these fields for one year, which has allowed me to develop better organisational skills and ability to treat with the public.

At present, I devote my time to translate as a freelance, which is one of my great passions, and to keep training and studying, since in my opinion, that’s the key to professional success. I consider myself a responsible, creative person, but particularly demanding with myself. For that reason, I always try my best to get a good quality target text for clients.
Keywords: Translation, proofreading, editing, sworn translation, traducción jurada, legal documents, textos jurídicos, finances, finanzas, banking, banca, commerce, comercio, marketing, patent, patente, certificates, birth and death certificates, acta de nacimiento y de defunción, will, testamento, contract, contrato, divorce petition, demanda de divorcio, diploma, CV, medical background, certificate of vaccination, certificado de vacunaciones, technical background, Websites, páginas web, culture and entertainment, tourism and hotel industry, turismo, hostelería, Spanish, English, French, español, inglés, francés, espagnol, anglais, français.


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Jul 16






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