Learning different languages is my hobby, although I always wanted to become a translator. My mother tongue is Russian, and I speak freely Estonian and English. On top of this I am proficient in Spanish.
My background has given me the hands-on experience in written translations and my extensive worldwide travel & living experience has nurtured my multicultural awareness.
I have Bachelor degree in Business management with Marketing. Upon graduation, I have worked in different international companies in my home country and abroad (Spain and Italy) there in addition to my main duties, I have been also continuously asked to engage myself with different translation projects.
Hereby I enlist the complete list of my translation projects which I have completed in the past:
June, 2008 - December, 2008. I was responsible for translation of all Marketing materials and partly website for real estate company Landcorp International which was selling land in Canada from their subsidiary office in Spain.
May, 2009 - 2 days; consecutive translation from Estonian to Russian or English in Ministry of Finance (Tallin, Estonia) on request of Georgian delegation with official study tour. The topics covered: Internal Audit coordintation within FCD, Certification System of Internal Auditors in the Public Sector of Estonia, Estonian Anti-corruption Strategy (held in Ministry of Justice).
July, 2009 - I have been recruited as a Personal Assistant for duration of 1,5 months for Bricom Baltic OÜ which specialized in importing toddler products. The company has been run by Korean owner. Substantial part of my duties consisted of translation of Marketing materials and product manuals from English into Russian.
June, 2009 - August, 2009. I worked in south of Italy (Calabria) as a Business Development Manager for Russian market for Property Worldwide Ltd. I have done similar tasks to my previous roles, which additionally included Marketing and website translation from English into Russian language.
At the moment, I am working part-time as a English-Russian Customer Support Freelancer for PokerStrategy.com and I am looking for additional translation opportunities.
I have successfully passed IELTS test on 8th of January, 2011 with overall 8.0 score. Copy can be provided upon request.