Working languages:
English to Somali
Somali to English

Hashim Mahdi
Translator, Transcriber and Voice Talent

Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya
Local time: 13:08 EAT (GMT+3)

Native in: Somali Native in Somali, English Native in English
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, Transcription, Sales
Specializes in:
Marketing / Market ResearchAdvertising / Public Relations
AccountingFinance (general)
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Translation education Bachelor's degree - Egerton University
Experience Years of translation experience: 6. Registered at Jul 2017. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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Software Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, SDL TRADOS, Translation Workspace
CV/Resume English (PDF)
I am Somali native translator living and working in Kenya. I have more than 5 years experience in translation and transcription regarding the English to Somali and vice versa.
The projects I work on cover a wide variety of fields such as; medicine, law, business, marketing, education and other areas.

I am committed to providing high quality, 100% human translation.
I am here to meet your Somali translation needs.
I use CAT tools, such as; MemoQ, SDL Trados 2015 and Wordfast.

As a professional translator, I know that it is a must that I know or have the following:

- Excellent in writing, speaking, listening and reading (Both English and Somali)
- Accurate transfer of style and cultural elements from one language to another
- Skills in IT, especially Word Processing and CAT Tools
- Remaining neutral (impartial)
- Have the ability to adhere to deadline
- Very attentive to detail
- Keeping confidentiality

Focus: Delivering high quality projects.
Keywords: Somali, Somalia, Kenya, Translation, Transcription

Profile last updated
Jul 8, 2017

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