Working languages:
Chinese to English
English to Chinese

Chinese-English translator

United Kingdom

Native in: Chinese (Variants: Simplified, Mandarin) Native in Chinese
What JIA LIU is working on
Apr 15, 2020 (posted via  Worked on documents regarding forex trading in April. Small but rewarding jobs~ ...more, + 1 other entry »
Total word count: 6000

User message
Looking for opportunities in <b>literary translation</b>
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Software localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Training
Specializes in:
Poetry & LiteratureJournalism

Chinese to English - Rates: 0.10 - 0.12 GBP per character / 25 - 30 GBP per hour
English to Chinese - Rates: 0.10 - 0.12 GBP per word / 25 - 30 GBP per hour
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Translation education Master's degree - Middlesex University
Experience Years of experience: 12. Registered at Jul 2007. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Chinese (Diploma in Translation)
Chinese to English (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations))
English to Chinese (MA in Interpreting)
Chinese to English (MA in Interpreting)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices JIA LIU endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Screen new clients (risk management)
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Learn more about translation / improve my skills
  • Learn more about interpreting / improve my skills
  • Get help on technical issues / improve my technical skills
  • Learn more about the business side of freelancing
I am looking for work in literary translation to promote literature between China and the English-speaking world.

In the past eight years, I have provided consistent and quality tutoring to undergraduate and postgraduate students in translation studies and have supervised dissertations. I am an avid reader and read a wide range of literary works including fiction, biographies, literary criticism, history, politics, and economics.

My other professional experience outside the field of translation covers areas of examination administration, communication, negotiation, IT system testing, and project management. These will, in one way or another, contribute to literary translation, as they broaden and deepen my understanding of life experience.
Keywords: Literary Translation, Chinese-English Translation, Literature, 文学,翻译,中英互译

Profile last updated
Dec 2, 2020

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