Member since Jul '13

Working languages:
French to English
Spanish to English

Sophie Cherel
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Dec 10 (posted via CafeTran Espresso):  Book summary as proposal for a film ...more, + 42 other entries »
Total word count: 175645

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CIOL-certified translator qualified in literature, philosophy and journalism
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Subtitling, Transcription, Copywriting
Specializes in:
Media / MultimediaPoetry & Literature
Tourism & TravelJournalism
Sports / Fitness / RecreationPhilosophy

Volunteer translations

Volunteer professional humanitarian translation services-

Translators without Borders

Words translated: 1,703
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 48, Questions answered: 45, Questions asked: 4
Payment methods accepted PayPal, Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 5
Translation education Graduate diploma - Chartered Institute of Linguists
Experience Years of translation experience: 7. Registered at Jan 2013. Became a member: Jul 2013.
Credentials English (Nottingham University, verified)
French to English (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations), verified)
English (Philosophy BA Joint Honours First Class)
English (PGDip Broadcast Journalism)
Memberships CIOL
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Aegisub, CafeTrans Espresso, Transit NXT, Powerpoint
Training sessions attended Trainings
Professional practices Sophie Cherel endorses'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 additional services I can provide my clients
  • Learn more about the business side of freelancing
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
  • Buy or learn new work-related software
  • Improve my productivity

CIOL-certified translator qualified in literature, philosophy and journalism.

I also provide subtitling, proofreading and editing services.

My international experience has given me a profound understanding of the cultures I work with and the flexibility to tackle the most demanding subjects.

Areas of specialization:

Literature, Philosophy, Science, Tourism, Sport (various professional qualifications)

Renewable energy


Chartered Institute of Linguists Diploma in Translation

Postgraduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism, Falmouth College of Arts, UK

Bachelor of Arts in English and Philosophy, First Class, University of Nottingham, UK.

Examples of recent work: 


Literary translations

Autobiographical novel, "Around Every Corner" by Marie-Emanuelle Verhoeven

'Revue Temps': Science, philosophy and literature online magazine, regular translations and editing

'Angel Mist': Synopsis for publishing of novel and/or Netflix series

Technical translations

VINCI:                                   Several
presentations concerning the whole group : strategy, economy, yearly
report, seminars

BOUYGUES:                         Several
translations, including PPE material list, Managers conference presentation,
Plan BIM

FECAMP:                             Call for tenders to build elevators on wind turbine site

ENEDIS:                               Report
and meetings concerning issues with water tanks

FLOATGEN:                         Press
release about inauguration of offshore wind turbines

ABC GRENOBLE:                Press
release for inauguration Smart City

AQUARESE/GUIYANG:      Instruction
manual for waterjet cutting machine

PAKEA:                                Instruction
manual for packing machine

release for renovation works at Lignon housing

ERARD:                                Charter
and warranty documents

GEPSA – ENGIE:                 Website: Facility management for sensitive sites

EDILIANS:                            Roofing

DECATHLON:                 Aptomag  (annual online magazine) + regular blogs  and product descriptions


'Pilgrim': Synopsis of first 5 episodes for Netflix series

Private catering website

Real Alcázar de Sevilla website

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: 56
PRO-level pts: 48

Top languages (PRO)
French to English24
Spanish to English24
Top general fields (PRO)
Pts in 2 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Poetry & Literature16
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters8
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama4
Cosmetics, Beauty4
Pts in 1 more fld >

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Keywords: philosophy, journalist, journalism, literature, academia, academic, broadcasting, tourism, Spanish, English, French, quality, philosopher, history, United Kingdom, poetry, poems, professional, website, online, business, UK, Canary Islands, surf, windsurf, kite-surf, watersports, children's books

Profile last updated
Dec 11

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