Working languages:
English to Croatian
Croatian to English

Marija Kostovic
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Rijeka, Primorsko-Goranska, Croatia
Local time: 06:24 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Croatian (Variant: standard) 
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Date of Birth: 25th July, 1980
Civil status: Married, one child

Full-time freelance translator from English into Croatian and Croatian into English since 2003.
Master's Degree in English and Croatian language and literature from the University of Rijeka, Croatia.
Certified court interpreter for English language appointed by the decision of the President of the County Court of the City of Rijeka.
Honors diploma awarded for the completion of high school in Madera, California.

My translating experience is wide and varied, including:

Publications/Literature:
Michael Scott: "The Alchemyst"
Peter Gössel and Gabriele Leuthäuser: "Architecture in the 20th Century" (Vol. II)
Literary Journal "Mogućnosti", Split: literary theory essays
Scientific essays for the Journal of Maritime Studies, Faculty of Maritime Studies Rijeka

Tech/Engineering: Bicycle Service Instructions, Printer Manuals, Monitor manuals, TV manuals, washing machine manuals, air condition manuals, sewing machine manuals, Spancrete machinery manuals, General Electrics generator instructions, packaging instructions, ABB LV Systems assembly manuals

IT: Software manuals, Transportation Software, Database Software, Medical Software Localization, Microsoft Products, Google Products, PC Maintenance Guides, Printer Software Localization and Manuals, User Acceptance Testing

Automotive: ongoing localization project for a French car manufacturer: workshop manuals, diagnostics manuals, e-learning sites, correspondence; Honda press releases, Volvo website, Mazda micro sites, specifications, brochures; automotive technical training material, user manuals, safety instructions

Telecoms: mobile phone package outlines, mobile device localization, local telephone provider brochures, programs and business material

General/Business/Marketing: Croatian Financial Agency website, European Agency for Safety and Health at Work - Healthy Workplace Initiative, health and safety working policies, general business documents, corporate news and articles, customer satisfaction program, brochures, skincare product presentations

Law/Legal: Review of Bosnia and Herzegovina Stabilization and Association Agreement, contracts, company statutes, tender documents, export documentation, port tender contracts, prisoner transfer appeals, appeals court documents, criminal records, marriage, death, divorce and birth certificates, passports, personal correspondence, emails

Medicine: product labels, pharmaceutical industry health and drugs information sheets and profiles, medical equipment localization (radiology), presentations and brochures, clinical trials, Blood Pressure Association brochures

Travel, Tourism and Entertainment: Hilton Hotels Programs, CROATIAN TOURIST BOARD, COUNTY OF SISAK AND MOSLAVINA - Tourism Development Strategy, THE NORTHERN VELEBIT NATIONAL PARK Brochures, private accommodation websites, gaming and gambling websites, MyHeritage website, Games for Windows – Live

Websites: My Heritage, Volvo, Mazda, Unibet, Candle4Tibet, Foton Tractors, Heli Forklifts, Catering Services, Apartments in Senj, Italscooter Scooters, Kipor Generators, Apartments in Opatija Education: University, Business School and College diplomas, certificates and letters, etc.
VOLUNTARY WORK: Helped to translate EuroCV into Croatian.

Subtitling: Translation of subtitles for over 100 documentaries for Viasat History, Explorer. Translation of subtitles for movies and TV shows for Viasat TV1000, Disney, Sony and Universal.



SOME OF MY END-CLIENTS:
Microsoft, Google, HP, Sony, Samsung, T-Mobile, LG, Panasonic, Canon, Olympus, Hitachi, Toshiba, General Electrics, Eurelectric, Shimano, UPS, Epson, Mazda, Volvo, Honda, Nissan, Daimler, Mobil Oil, TetraPak, sanofi-aventis, Respironics, GlaxoSmithKline, Nobel Pharma, Neways, Unibet, Hilton Hotels, Western Union, National Instruments, First Data, Viasat, Universal, Disney



Computing skills: CAT Tools: Trados Freelance 2007, SDLX 2007, MultiTerm 2007, LocStudio, Idiom, Across, Logoport, Déjà Vu, Star Transit, Wordfast
DTP software: Adobe Acrobat, Quark XPress, CorelDRAW, Adobe Photoshop, Macromedia Fireworks, Visio
Other: Microsoft Office, subtitling software, Ulead Video Studio



Performance: 2000 - 4000 words/day
Availability: 9.00 AM - 9.00 PM (CET), Mon – Sat
Base Translation Agency Mirara
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Total pts earned: 135
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Top languages (PRO)
Croatian to English78
English to Croatian57
Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering70
Other28
Science10
Law/Patents8
Bus/Financial8
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Automotive / Cars & Trucks20
Mechanics / Mech Engineering12
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng8
Ships, Sailing, Maritime8
Transport / Transportation / Shipping8
Construction / Civil Engineering7
Law: Contract(s)4
Pts in 18 more flds >

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Profile last updated
Apr 10, 2018



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