Member since Feb '09

Working languages:
German to English
Swedish to English
Danish to English
Norwegian to English

Marion Greenway Allen
German/Scandinavian Translation Services

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Local time: 02:45 GMT (GMT+0)

Native in: English (Variant: British) Native in English
  • Send message through ProZ.com
Feedback from
clients and colleagues

on Willingness to Work Again info
2 positive reviews
What Marion Greenway Allen is working on
info
Oct 7 (posted via ProZ.com):  Marketing texts for a provider of warehouse management solutions. ...more, + 3 other entries »
Total word count: 0

Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
Data security Created by Evelio Clavel-Rosales This person has a SecurePRO™ card. Because this person is not a ProZ.com Plus subscriber, to view his or her SecurePRO™ card you must be a ProZ.com Business member or Plus subscriber.
Affiliations This person is not affiliated with any business or Blue Board record at ProZ.com.
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization
Expertise
Specializes in:
Environment & EcologyFood & Drink
Tourism & TravelJournalism
Media / Multimedia

Volunteer translations

Volunteer professional humanitarian translation services-

Translators without Borders

Words translated: 2,966
Translation education Master's degree - The University of East Anglia
Experience Years of experience: 17. Registered at ProZ.com: Feb 2009. Became a member: Feb 2009.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials German to English (Institute of Translation and Interpreting)
Danish to English (University of Edinburgh)
Swedish to English (University of East Anglia)
Norwegian to English (University of Edinburgh)
Memberships ITI
Software Adobe Acrobat, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
Website http://www.mariongreenway.com
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Conference participation
Professional practices Marion Greenway Allen endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines.
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Work for non-profits or pro-bono clients
  • Screen new clients (risk management)
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Get help with terminology and resources
  • Learn more about translation / improve my skills
  • Get help on technical issues / improve my technical skills
  • Learn more about the business side of freelancing
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
  • Help or teach others with what I have learned over the years
  • Buy or learn new work-related software
  • Improve my productivity
Bio
I translate from German, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian into English and specialise in business, media, IT, pharmaceutical, life sciences and the environment. After completing an MA (Hons) at The University of Edinburgh and a Masters in Literary Translation at UEA, I worked as an inhouse translator in Germany for 3 years.

I have 14 years' experience as a freelance translator for international companies and agencies, 3 years' experience in Germany as a staff translator for a translation company and as Localisation Manager for a leading provider of enterprise content management solutions and 5 months' experience as a staff translator for a translation company in Edinburgh.  Member of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting.
Keywords: translation, proofreading, german, swedish, english, danish, norwegian, IT, pharmaceutical, environment, media, MITI, certified




Profile last updated
Nov 5






Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

All of ProZ.com
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search