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T Muhammad Safwan Lukman
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Subang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Local time: 11:58 MYT (GMT+8)

Native in: Malay Native in Malay
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Jul 20 (posted via Translators without Borders):  I finished an ENG to MAY project, Red Cross First Aid and Hazard Apps , 19 words for Translators without Borders I used SDL Trados Studio 2017. I'm honored to be able to assist TWB & ARC ...more, + 6 other entries »
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Technical Writer, International Trade Translator, Former Licensed Capital Markets Services Representative
Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Transcription, Subtitling, Training
Specializes in:
Business/Commerce (general)Human Resources
EconomicsInvestment / Securities
Finance (general)Insurance
RetailReal Estate

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Payment methods accepted PayPal, Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Experience Years of translation experience: 1. Registered at Jan 2018. Became a member: Apr 2018. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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Memberships NYCT
Software Adobe Acrobat, Amara, Crowdin, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SDL Trados Studio 2017, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
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Work Experience : Deep background in business correspondence writing, regulatory research to marketing collateral translation and editing, plus intercultural communication development, on top of strong online volunteering record with renowned international non-profit, non-partisan organizations--an unusual combination of impact-based management writing expertise, analytical skills, mediation experience, and linguistics competence. First-hand knowledge in cross-border business development, capital market and foreign currency trading, social-cause entrepreneurship and crowd fundraising as well as localizing access to traditional complementary medicine as part of patients' legal rights.

Academic Background and Courses Attended

Diploma in Professional Translation at Malaysian Translator Association (Currently in Progress), Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Business Management at University of Sunderland, Advanced Diploma in Business Administration at Association of Business Executives. International Trade for Translators and Interpreters (Part 1 & 2) Course at, SDL Trados Studio 2017 - Getting Started - Translating eLearning Course, 90 Day SDL Translator Transformation Challenge at, Economics and Capital Market 1 : Forces Shaping Global Capital Markets, Corporate Governance and Ethics : Strengthening Professionalism Through Ethics, Corporate Strategic Analytics 1 : Essentials of Corporate Proposal Analysis - Industry Transformation Initiative (ITI) Courses and Graduate Development Programme at Securities Industry Development Corporation (SIDC). Bloomberg Terminal Franchise, Trade Order Management and Electronic Trading Solutions Tutorial at Bloomberg LP, KLCC. UBS Accounting, Stock Control and Payroll Training Programme at Proactive Infotech Sdn. Bhd. Corporate Directors Training Programme at Companies Commission of Malaysia (CCM), Communication Skills English Language Course at British Council.

Professional Experience

Founder and Managing Translator. Localized Best Solution. Puchong, Malaysia (March 2018 – Present / 5 Months)

Volunteering Experience : Contributed more than 10,000 English words into Malay language for multiple international non-profit organizations which promotes social-cause projects as

1. Fundraising supporter, translation and proofreading volunteer at (advocating health literacy for illiterate women) from March 2018 to present.

2. TEDTalks, TEDxTalks transcription and translation contributor at (empowering ideas worth spreading through influential talks by dedicated global community) from April 2018 - present.

3. Translation volunteer at (disestablishing language gaps that hinder critical humanitarian efforts worldwide) from May 2018 - present.

Managing Partner. Mustika Seri Enterprise. Puchong, Malaysia (March 2007 - April 2016 / 9 Years 2 Months)

Writing Experience : Wrote, edited, and reviewed 4 rounds of uncollateralized retail trading business plan for stakeholder pursuing financing submission. Translated and proofread an English book with over 208 pages of ancient Javanese beauty and healing recipes and techniques to be packaged into series of Malay language online content marketing.

Exhibition Management Experience : Provided exhibition management oversight as the 9th Herbal Asia 2015 Trade Show and Conference floor coordinator. Recruited, hired, led contract event crew to generate pre-exhibition individual duty checklists, distribute and gather exhibitors daily survey forms, engage in buyer-seller matching session to showcase exhibitors' export-ready products and services as well as facilitate the completion of post exhibition evaluation report.

Major Accomplishments : Successfully secured over RM50,000.00 worth of unsecured loan by TEKUN Nasional Foundation (an agency under the Ministry of Entrepreneurial and Cooperative Development of Malaysia) to finance an intergenerational ownership migration of a family-based Traditional and Complementary Medicine (TCM) retail outlet resulting to an online retail presence with annual turnover to exceed RM100,000.00 for the first time.

OSK Investment Bank Berhad. Associate / Equity Dealer. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (July 2011 - July 2012 / 1 Year)

Administrative and Trading Experience : Introduced reliable clients to engage in business with the bank, offered accurate and timely information and avoided any misleading recommendation to clients, recorded orders of clients for the purchase or sale of securities, input orders into Bursa Market Place online platform, prepared matched trade confirmation letters, recorded and reconciled all trades entered and matched. Executed daily orders as per client's risk/reward appetite and trading plan. Maintained an average RM55,000.00 worth of client's local and foreign shares under management.

Major Accomplishments : Awarded the Capital Markets Services Representative's License (No. CMSRL/B1836/2011) by the Securities Commission pursuant to the Capital Markets and Services Act, 2007.

Mastered the routine of daily average trading range and profited an average of 50 to 100 pips daily with mini lots currency trading account. Translated and proofread technical analysis reference covering the essentials like chart patterns, candlesticks, trends following, and price action scalping technique to be packaged into series of tutorial for beginner-intermediate pool of online traders. Tutorial download are available via the link











Cimita Resources Sdn. Bhd. Founder and Managing Director. Puchong, Malaysia (September 2006 - Jun 2010 / 3 Years 10 Months)

Writing Experience : Wrote, edited, and reviewed collateralized commodity (cocoa and coffee bean) import export business plan for stakeholder pursuing financing submission. Worked with cross border commodity farmers' cooperatives and independent collecting center operators to finalized quotes and issued joint supply contracts for newly established foreign-owned business entity ; CV. Cimita Resources. Transcreated series of marketing collaterals and related business correspondence materials for first time importer exporter pursuing Malaysia's MNC ; Petronas Mitco Labuan Co. Limited (Agriculture and Livestock Global Trading Division) panel of supplier request.

Management Experience : Participated in an investment climate policy research collaboration headed by representative from the office of FIAS (a multi donor service of the World Bank Group) and IFC (International Finance Cooperation of the World Bank Group) in Aceh, Indonesia. Details of this project are available via the link (Page 108). Led rural Aceh's cocoa bean farmers to uphold Fair Trade's aspiration as well as practices and welcome established farmers' cooperative membership through discussions during indirect warehouse visits.

Major Accomplishments : Successfully secured RM300,000.00 worth of secured loan by Corporate Guarantee Corporation of Malaysia (CGC) to finance over 200 metric tonnes of Indonesian raw cocoa beans delivered to client's Port of Arrival (Port Klang, Malaysia) and maintained an average turnover of RM1.8 million during the first 5 quarters of operation.

Keywords: English - Malay, Business Correspondence Writing, Regulatory Research - Marketing Collateral Translation Editing Proofreading, Intercultural Communication Development

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