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

Paola Oliva
Reliability and professionalism

Rome, Italy, Italy
Local time: 17:03 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Italian Native in Italian
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EDUCATION

• February 2008 – July 2008
SPECIALIZATION COURSE IN JURIDICAL-ADMINISTRATIVE TRANSLATION FOR THE EU (DURATION: 400 HRS) – Training Agency "TuttoEuropa" (Turin - Italy).

• 2006 - 2007
MASTER IN JURIDICAL-ADMINISTRATIVE TRANSLATION FOR THE EU (DURATION: 1000 HRS) – Training Agency "TuttoEuropa" (Turin – Italy); marks: 100/100.

• 2006
DEGREE IN FOREIGN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES – University "L'Orientale" of Naples (Italy), degree course in "Translation and Interpreting"; marks: 105/110.

• 2000
DIPLOMA IN LANGUAGES – Linguistic Liceo "Europa" in San Sebastiano al Vesuvio (Naples – Italy); marks: 100/100.


TRAINING EXPERIENCE

• 2007
SEMINAR: "Practical Aspects of the Translator's profession" – Organized by AITI and held by the Russian translator Elena Iarochenko (Turin - Italy).

• 2006
INTERNSHIP: TRANSLATION FROM ENGLISH INTO ITALIAN OF EU RELATED DOCUMENTS (DURATION: 100 HRS) – "ALLTRAD", translation agency specialized in EU related documents (Turin - Italy).

• 2006
INTERNSHIP: TRANSLATION FROM ENGLISH INTO ITALIAN OF PATENTS (DURATION: 100 HRS) – "GP Studio snc", translation agency specialized in audiovisual and patent translation (Turin - Italy).

• 2006
SEMINAR: "CAT Tools" – Held at Training Agency "TuttoEuropa" (Turin - Italy).

• 2006
SEMINAR: "Testimony from the world of work" – Held at Training Agency "TuttoEuropa" (Turin - Italy).

• 2003
DIPLOMA OF THE "INTENSIVE COURSE OF SPANISH LANGUAGE" – "ISLA" (Instituto Salmantino de Lenguas Aplicadas; Salamanca - Spain).

• 2001
FIRST CERTIFICATE IN ENGLISH (FCE) – British Council (Naples - Italy).


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

• January 2009 – present
PROJECT MANAGER, TRANSLATOR AND PROOFREADER of technical texts (areas: marketing, law, business) at "SDL International" (Rome - Italy).

• June 2007 – August 2008
PROJECT MANAGER, TRANSLATOR AND PROOFREADER of a wide range of technical texts (areas: software localization, marketing, automotive, law, business, etc.) at "EuroTranslations", international translation agency specialized in technical texts (Turin - Italy).

• 2006 - 2007
PROJECT MANAGER, TRANSLATOR AND PROOFREADER of a wide range of texts (both technical and non-technical) at "Studio Melchior", international translation agency (Turin - Italy).

• 2006
TRANSLATOR of patents at "Agence C&G", translation agency specialized in commercial, marketing and patent translation (Turin - Italy).

• 2006
TRANSLATOR of patents at "GP Studio snc", translation agency specialized in audiovisual and patent translation (Turin - Italy).

• 2004 - 2006
TEACHER of English language for FORMATEMP, Italian training agency (Naples - Italy).

• 2003 - 2004
SHOP ASSISTANT at "TATLAS HOLDINGS Ltd", clothes & shoes shop in Oxford Street (London - England).


LANGUAGE SKILLS

• ITALIAN: Mother tongue.

• ENGLISH: Excellent knowledge (both oral and written).

• FRENCH: Good oral knowledge, very good written knowledge.

• SPANISH: Good knowledge (both oral and written).

• POLISH: Basic oral knowledge, sufficient written knowledge.


COMPUTER SKILLS

• OPERATING SYSTEM: Excellent knowledge of Windows.

• SOFTWARE: Excellent knowledge of MS-Office and Internet Explorer; Cat Tools (SDL Trados Studio, SDLX, Trados, E-Comidoc, Passolo, Idiom).

• ECDL: Qualification in basic computing skills.

• SDL TRADOS STUDIO CERTIFICATION: Rome (Italy), July 2010.

• TRADOS CERTIFICATION: Turin (Italy), April 2008.

Excellent knowledge of Internet technologies and operations.
Keywords: translator, traduttrice, traduzione, translation, arte, arts, turismo, tourism, moda, fashion, advertising, pubblicità, marketing, journalism, giornalismo, magazine, riviste.


Profile last updated
Nov 15, 2012






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