Member since Jun '07

Working languages:
English to Dutch
Dutch (monolingual)

Suzanne Deveson
Accuracy and style

Badhoevedorp, Netherlands
Local time: 01:52 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: Dutch (Variant: Netherlands) Native in Dutch
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Certified PROs.jpg AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION:

Adaptation & Transcreation
Marketing & Market Research
EU Policies & Administration
Law & Legislation


EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS:

Maastricht School of Translation & Interpreting
Languages: Dutch, English, French
Specialist Field: Law and Politics
Degree: BA in Translation
Date of graduation: 12 July 1995

VU University Amsterdam
Liberal Arts
Main subject: English Language
Specialization: Culture & Communication
Degree: MA
Date of graduation: 4 October 1999

ADDITIONAL COURSES:

Teamwork Workshop Entrepreneurial Skills for Translators
Teamwork Workshop Internet Use for Translators
SDL Trados Training Course

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

1997-1999
Worked as an in-house Translator & Quality Assurance Reviewer for a medium-sized translation agency specialising in Advertising & PR.

1999-date
Working as a freelance translator for companies, translation agencies and individuals.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Dutch native speaker, born and educated in the Netherlands, married to an Englishman for 16 years. I deliver quality translations, on time, and have an ever-increasing base of satisfied repeat customers, among direct clients and agencies alike.

Since 2007 I have translated several thousands of pages for the institutions of the European Union, through a translation agency based in the Netherlands. These include studies, notices to the members, amendments, reports, texts for the E-justice portal, etc. My translations for the European Commission generally receive the highest possible rating by the Commission's internal revisors.

I also regularly work as an adaptation/transcreation specialist for several specialist agencies. End clients include many leading brands in electronics, photography, luxury goods, food & beverages, skin/hair care & cosmetics.
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: 138
PRO-level pts: 126


Top languages (PRO)
English to Dutch110
Dutch to English16
Top general fields (PRO)
Law/Patents48
Other31
Bus/Financial31
Marketing16
Top specific fields (PRO)
Law (general)36
Finance (general)16
Law: Contract(s)16
Cosmetics, Beauty12
Tourism & Travel8
Business/Commerce (general)6
Marketing / Market Research4
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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects2
With client feedback2
Corroborated2
100% positive (2 entries)
positive2
neutral0
negative0

Job type
Translation2
Language pairs
Dutch to English2
Specialty fields
Law: Contract(s)1
Law (general)1
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