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Working languages:
English to Dutch

Agnes Douwes
Business/marketing & psychology

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Local time: 10:56 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: Dutch 

Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified site user
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Subtitling
Expertise
Specializes in:
Business/Commerce (general)Cinema, Film, TV, Drama
ManagementMarketing / Market Research
Psychology

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 102, Questions answered: 39, Questions asked: 7
Glossaries Business/Commerce, Education
Translation education Master's degree - University of Arizona
Experience Years of translation experience: 11. Registered at ProZ.com: May 2004.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Dutch (American Translators Association, verified)
Memberships ATA
Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Adobe Acrobat 7.0 Professional, SDL Trados Studio 2009, Translation Office 3000 v9, Powerpoint, SDLX, Wordfast
Training sessions attended SDL Trados Studio 2009 Getting Started for Translators
Professional practices Agnes Douwes endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines.
About me
Business/marketing & psychology.

* One of only six ATA-certified translators of English into Dutch who are living in the Netherlands.
* Dutch native speaker with in-depth knowledge of American culture and slang, having lived in the USA for 15 years from 1988 to 2003.
* Degree in Psychology, therefore I both know and understand professional jargon.

EDUCATION:
* Master of Public Administration, (specialization in Social Services Policy), University of Arizona 1995
* Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Drake University (Iowa) 1993

WORK EXPERIENCE:
Prior to becoming a translator, my career path included:
* Grantwriting Consultant, child welfare agency, 2000-2003
* Director of Planning & Evaluation, child welfare agency, 1997-2000
* Quality Improvement Manager, child welfare agency, 1996-1997
* Grants Manager, child welfare agency, 1995-1996

CERTIFICATION / PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:
* American Translators Association, certified for translation from English into Dutch.

TRANSLATION SERVICES OFFERED:
* Translation from English into Dutch
* Subtitling
* Editing
* Proofreading

RECENT PROJECTS INCLUDE:
* English into Dutch tourist dictionary
* Tourism website (vacation rental properties)
* Subtitling - films, documentaries, cartoons
* Video games
* Psychology documents (questionnaires and articles)
* Management & marketing documents
* Educational documents
* Two marketing textbooks
* Art history book
* Safety leadership training manual
* General texts
* Translation editing & proofreading

Rates listed are intended as guidelines and are negotiable. Actual rates may depend on deadline, subject and formatting requirements.



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This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 118
PRO-level pts: 102


Top languages (PRO)
English to Dutch71
Dutch to English27
Latin to Dutch4
Top general fields (PRO)
Other48
Bus/Financial20
Social Sciences11
Law/Patents8
Marketing7
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Business/Commerce (general)16
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama8
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino8
Psychology8
Marketing / Market Research7
Law (general)4
Education / Pedagogy4
Pts in 12 more flds >

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Keywords: subtitling, video games, psychology, social services, child welfare, education, management, marketing, ATA, Dutch, Dutch native speaker, Netherlands, American English


Profile last updated
Nov 14, 2013



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