Member since Dec '14

Working languages:
English to Japanese

Hiroko Kohaya
Articulate, highly-sophisticated writer

United States
Local time: 11:36 JST (GMT+9)

Native in: Japanese (Variant: Standard-Japan) Native in Japanese
This person has won one or more translation contests
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Software localization, Subtitling, Editing/proofreading, MT post-editing, Transcription
Specializes in:
Real EstateIT (Information Technology)
Law: Patents, Trademarks, CopyrightMechanics / Mech Engineering
Law: Contract(s)Advertising / Public Relations
Engineering: IndustrialAutomotive / Cars & Trucks
Automation & Robotics

English to Japanese - Rates: 0.08 - 0.12 JPY per word / 30 - 40 JPY per hour
Project History 0 projects entered
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal, Check | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Translation education Other - Completed Translation I &II, Inter School, Japan
Experience Years of experience: 16. Registered at Apr 2013. Became a member: Dec 2014. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume English (PDF)
Events and training
Contests won 21st translation contest: English to Japanese

I am the "Winner of the 21st translation contest at in 2019."

A highly-sophisticated writer, editor, proofreader in English-Japanese
translation with 15+ years of experience in providing high-quality translation services
to more than a hundred customers from global major corporations to Silicon
Valley startups. With solid translation experience in major industries and
technologies such as automobile, IT, and machines/electronics, with a wide-ranging
type of documents from technical papers/manuals to legal contracts,
corporate/marketing strategies, and website localization, I excel in understanding
the nuance, formality, and choice of words being used in my clients’ documents
and articulating them into sophisticated Japanese.

Core Strengths

Proficient with Microsoft office Suites, Trados Studio and

Strong organizational skills

Great handling of nuance, formality, sophistication and
choice of words

Articulate, highly-sophisticated writer, editor and

High work standards

Trend and emerging technology awareness

Obtained a Masters degree in Legal Translation from Babel University of Professional Translators.

Trained in Automobile / electronics industries

Advertising / public relations backgrounds

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Profile last updated
Feb 1

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