I have an MA in Applied Translation Studies from the University of Leeds, having graduated in 2013. I am a freelance French to English translator with a breadth of experience in translating editorial and technical texts in the marketing & market research, cosmetics, luxury, agricultural, tourism, maritime, journalistic, charitable and music sectors. In my previous in-house role I was brought in as a 'Traductrice Littéraire' specifically to meet their editorial translation needs for their commercial clients.
I enjoy and am highly skilled at writing and editing text, as well as delivering against challenging timescales. I have I have experience writing marketing copy for publishing companies and bookshops, as well as strong editorial and project management experience from a university magazine. I currently work with SDL Trados Studio.
I am also currently studying for an MA in Gender, Sexuality & Culture at Birkbeck University, London, and translate academic articles in the gender studies, social science and literary theory sectors.