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English translation: head of the business department

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08:38 Mar 9, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Human Resources
German term or phrase: Kaufmännische Dientstellenleiter
One of the last questions .....Within a description of the organisation structure by Siemens.
Does anybody have experience with this Siemens-expression ?
Thanks in advance for your help !
Tone
Tone Wittmann
Local time: 08:38
English translation:head of the business department
Explanation:
Dienstellenleiter-head of the department
kaufmaennisch-business

The German designation is quite general which I think should be reflected in the translation.
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Karoline Krauss
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Spät aber doch, danke für alle Hilfe !
Gruß, Tone
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Summary of answers provided
nahead of the business departmentKaroline Krauss
naCommercial Branch ManagerxxxHenri
naCommercial Manager
Alexander Schleber
naManager of Commercial Departmentxxxlone
naoffice business manager
Asya Sokirko
nahead of department or head of office
Andy Lemminger


  

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8 mins
head of department or head of office


Explanation:
Dientstelle is department/office


    Business Dictionary Pasakarnis
    own work-experience as public accountant
Andy Lemminger
Canada
Local time: 00:38
Works in field
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 12

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Sven Petersson
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21 mins
office business manager


Explanation:
Dienststelle - agency, office, bureau
Kaufmännischer Leiter - business manager, commercial director
Again, it is nothing particular to Siemens.

Asya Sokirko
United States
Local time: 02:38
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian, Native in EnglishEnglish

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Andy Lemminger

Sven Petersson
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22 mins
Manager of Commercial Department


Explanation:
Dienststelle = office or department
Leiter = manager
Kaufmännisch = commercial


    Routledge German Dictionary of Business, Commerce and Finance
xxxlone
Canada
Local time: 02:38
Native speaker of: Danish

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Andy Lemminger

Sven Petersson
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39 mins
Commercial Manager


Explanation:
Somebody is inventing new titles again.
I think "Commercial Manager" is a well-recognized title, that is shorter and morte to the point than the other suggestions.


    Harraps, German Commercial Dictionary
Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 08:38
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4

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Andy Lemminger

Sven Petersson

Uschi (Ursula) Walke
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6 hrs
head of the business department


Explanation:
Dienstellenleiter-head of the department
kaufmaennisch-business

The German designation is quite general which I think should be reflected in the translation.


    self, German office experience
Karoline Krauss

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Andy Lemminger
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3 days 30 mins
Commercial Branch Manager


Explanation:
According to:


    van Hoof: Commercial Dictionary in Five Languages
xxxHenri
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PRO pts in category: 4
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