Member since Aug '18

Working languages:
English to Korean

Chung Park
EN- KO, 24/7 online, punctual & reliable

South Korea
Local time: 05:43 KST (GMT+9)

Native in: Korean Native in Korean
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EN > KO Translator, 24/7 online. Receive any big or small task. Result driven, value time & speed most.
Account type Freelancer and outsourcer
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Subtitling
Expertise
Specializes in:
Tourism & TravelHistory
Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting
Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions answered: 1
Payment methods accepted Visa, PayPal
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Glossaries EN - KO General
Experience Registered at ProZ.com: Jul 2018. Became a member: Aug 2018.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
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Software SDL TRADOS, Subtitle Edit
CV/Resume English (DOCX)
Bio

Summary

 

Passionate English to Korean translator with various service work experiences. Always online and 24/7 contact available. Result driven and accuracy oriented. Interpreted at one of the most famous tourist sites in Seoul, selling character merchandises and offering tax refund guidelines. Familiar with customer service terms due to previous job experiences. Also interested in helping socially marginalized people by dedicating language skills.

 

 

Work Experience

 

Translation Manager at Global Voices Korea

(JUL 2018 – Present)

·         Provide written translation of selected articles; subject especially focused on  feminism, LGBTQ+ community, minorities across the world

·         Revise and review the submitted text for others

 

Translation Contributor at URIDU

(JUL 2018 – Present)

·         Provide written translation about nutrition critical for women’s health and childcare for those who have difficulties to access the information


Junior staff and Interpreter at LINE FRIENDS STORE Myeong-dong

 (JAN 2016 – FEB 2017)

 

·             Worked as junior staff; overall floor control, work distribution for other staffs, cashiering, dealing customer complaints, products display planning, etc

·             Have sold various merchandises; basic stationery, iconic plush dolls, clothing, shoes, souvenir food products, limited editions, electronic goods and its accessories, etc

(Collaboration brands included; Beats by Dre, LAMY, Helinox, etc)  

·             Interpreted for customers both at the field and via phone calls, offering Global Tax Refund guidelines and attracting customers for on-going promotion events

·         Was in charge of service education for new staffs and storage status manager as well as building standard guidelines

·         Performed product assessment and prepared for companies’ evaluation of service qualities on a regular basis

·         Have been rewarded for “Staff of Best Service” based on evaluation by supervisors and colleagues

 

Part-Time Waiter at HYUNDAI Department Store restaurant

(MAR 2015 - JUL 2015)

·         Served as a waiter and a cashier at the restaurant for Korean Cuisine

·         Received training about customer service and floor managing skills from department store service teams

 

Part-Time Clerk at a local shoe store

(Jan 2014 - May 2014)

·         Worked as a part-time clerk cashiering, selling and stock managing

 

 

Skills of Expertise

 

·    Character Merchandise

·    Customer Services

·    Tourism

·    Guidelines

·    History and historic terminology

 

 

 

 

 

 

Software

 

·    SDL Trados 2017

·    Powerpoint

·    Excel

·    Word

·    Adobe PDF

 

 

Education

 

·         Bachelor’s degree in History, SOGANG UNIVERSITY: Courses include “Translation Practicum”

 

 

Rates and Available Work Amounts

 

·         Minimum $0.04 per source word (English)

·         Able to handle about approx. 4000 words a day

 

 

Hobbies and Interests

 

Active local tourist and eager to go to new places. Love to visit tourist sites both for locals and foreign visitors. Especially interested in museums and exhibitions related to arts, literature, and history. Animations and cartoons/webtoons are always my favorite; like to draw cartoons and doodle with a tablet pen.

 

 

 

 

References available upon request



Profile last updated
Aug 14



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