Working languages:
French to English
German to English

JMcKechnie
Prompt and accurate service.

Local time: 05:28 BST (GMT+1)

Native in: English 
Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
Cosmetics, BeautyTourism & Travel
Internet, e-CommerceGeneral / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Sports / Fitness / RecreationManagement
Business/Commerce (general)
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 47, Questions answered: 44, Questions asked: 295
Translation education Other - Institute of Linguists
Experience Years of translation experience: 18. Registered at ProZ.com: May 2000.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials French to English (Chartered Institute of Linguists, verified)
German to English (Institute of Translation and Interpreting)
Memberships CIOL
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
Training sessions attended Sport and fitness anatomy for translators: muscular system and training terminology. [download]
Bio
I have been working full-time as a translator and proofreader of French and German to English since 2000.

Qualifications
BA (Hons) Degree in Marketing and Modern Languages from the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow - 1991
Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing - 1992
Diploma in Translation from the Institute of Linguists - 1998
Member of the Institute of Linguists.
Qualified Member of the ITI, pass in the examination for German to English in 2015.

Experience
Before becoming a full-time translator in 2000, I worked in export sales roles in a variety of industries and travelled extensively (up to 7 months a year) throughout France and Germany. I spent 3.5 years from 2002-2005 working as an in-house translator with a specialist localisation company.

My specialist areas are - marketing, general business texts, exhibitions, press releases, websites, tourism, reports, cosmetics and beauty.

Rates available on request and depending on the text in question.
Keywords: marketing, localisation, business, press releases, exportation, websites


Profile last updated
Feb 25, 2016



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