Working languages:
English to Bulgarian
German to Bulgarian
Greek to Bulgarian

Milena Sahakian
Making words go further

Sofia, Bulgaria
Local time: 23:24 EET (GMT+2)

Native in: Bulgarian 
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, MT post-editing, Transcription, Training, Desktop publishing, Project management, Vendor management, Sales, Operations management, Copywriting
Specializes in:
Law: Patents, Trademarks, CopyrightLaw: Contract(s)
Marketing / Market ResearchManagement
LinguisticsLaw (general)
Finance (general)Transport / Transportation / Shipping

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 225, Questions answered: 148, Questions asked: 59
Blue Board entries made by this user  11 entries

Payment methods accepted Visa, MasterCard, Wire transfer, Skrill, PayPal | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 7
Glossaries Abbreviations, Croatian, Customs regulations, Finance, General, Government, Greek, Latin, Law, Linguistics / Language

Translation education Master's degree - UNWE, NBU
Experience Years of experience: 27. Registered at May 2004. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Bulgarian (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria, verified)
Bulgarian to English (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria, verified)
German to Bulgarian (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria, verified)
Bulgarian to German (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria, verified)
Greek to Bulgarian (Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski )

Memberships IAPTI
Software Across, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Catalyst, DejaVu, Dreamweaver, FrameMaker, Frontpage, Fusion, Heartsome, Indesign, memoQ, MetaTexis, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Multicorpora, OmegaT, ABBYY FineReader 9.0, CorelDRAW X5, CS5 Premium, MS Office 2007, Other CAT tool, Pagemaker, Passolo, Powerpoint, QuarkXPress, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, STAR Transit, Translation Workspace, TransSuite2000, Wordfast
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Milena Sahakian endorses's Professional Guidelines.

The easiest way of contacting me is to send an email but you could also add me to your Skype contact list. I also maintain profiles at LinkedIn, Xing and Twitter as well as at some translators forums.

Marketing and management:human resources, brand management, licensing, staff training, marketing strategies and researches, business plans
Legal: articles of association, contracts, agreements, mergers, claims, memorandums, primary/secondary sale of bonds and shares, immigration, welfare, employment, insurance, patent claims covering telecommunication and technology fields, licenses, court papers, covenants, real estate evaluations, notary deeds
Financial: banking and finances, company annual reports and auditors’ reports
Technical: telephone and mobiles software, machines software, technical assignments, manuals and specifications, engines and brakes construction, health and safety instructions and sheets, technical assignments, operation and maintenance manuals and specifications
Education, linguistics
Localization:websites, games, telephone and mobile software, navigation systems, machine software, on-line help files
Copy-writing:advertisements, brochures, missions, posters, promotional materials

Translation / Proofreading / Editing
Adaptation / Copy-writing
Linguistic review / Testing
Terminology management
Desktop Publishing (DTP)
Cross-cultural consultation

An inter-cultural and cross-cultural expert with sector-specific expertise
Private passion for creative writing and advertising
Experience in brand management, marketing and business development
I spend the time to immerse myself in the brand and to understand the property in full
Specialist in brand management and licensing
Cultural awareness of Balkan countries, knowledge and experience in Middle East countries, as well as Greece and Cyprus
More than 15 years experience as a teacher in English and German
Strong work experience as a translator and interpreter for more than 18 years
Familiarity with CAT

Sworn Translator, certified by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria
MA Degree in International Economic Relations
BA Degree in Applied Linguistics – English Language and German Language (attended courses on grammar, stylistics, linguistics, translation and interpretation studies, translation practice, semiotics, literature, philosophy, psychology, teaching etc.)
2 years of study of Modern Greek Philology
Diploma in Business Studies – Broker at Stock Exchanges




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    Profile last updated
    Nov 15, 2019

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