Working languages:
English to Russian
Russian to English
English to Ukrainian

val_legrand
Professional,reliable,quick translation

Sevastopol', Misto, Ukraine
Local time: 10:14 EET (GMT+2)

Native in: Russian Native in Russian
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling, MT post-editing, Transcription
Expertise
Specializes in:
Tourism & TravelTelecom(munications)
Sports / Fitness / RecreationAdvertising / Public Relations
LinguisticsLaw: Contract(s)
Law (general)Cooking / Culinary

Rates
English to Ukrainian - Standard rate: 0.10 USD per word / 25 USD per hour
Ukrainian to English - Standard rate: 0.10 USD per word / 25 USD per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 101, Questions answered: 70, Questions asked: 33
Project History 1 projects entered    1 positive feedback from outsourcers

Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Glossaries Art/Literary - Cinema, Film, TV, Drama, Banking, Cosmetics, Beauty, Education, Engineering: Industrial, Finance (general), Law (contracts), Law/Patents - EU, Law/Patents - Law (general), Tech/Engineering - Aerospace / Aviation / Space

Experience Years of experience: 17. Registered at ProZ.com: Jan 2008.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Russian (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations))
Russian to English (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations))
Ukrainian to English (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations))
English to Ukrainian (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations))
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, DejaVu, Dreamweaver, Indesign, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, QuarkXPress, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
Professional practices val_legrand endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.0).
Bio
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 1. Sevastopol City State Administration – Sevastopol, Ukraine
Leading specialist of the Department of Investment, Development and Foreign Economic Activity; Division of Foreign Affairs and Foreign economic Activity (03/2007 – present time)
• organization of the city's officials participation in the investment events in Ukraine and abroad;
• protocol issues: organization of official meetings with international delegations;
• interpreting at official meetings;
• documents translation;
• preparatory work and protocol support for the regional international agreements signing.

2. Freelance translator English-Russian-English, English-Ukrainian-English translation and interpreting (01/2005-present time)

Recent projects:

September 2008 - Law, Banking, Finance – Eng-Ru - 25,000 words
July 2008 - Law, Banking, Finance - Eng-Ru - 20,000 words
June 2008 - Law, Banking, Finance - Eng-Ru - 30,000 words
May 2008 - Law, Banking, Finance - Eng-Ru - 10,200 words
May 2008 - Banking, Finance - Eng-Ru - 10,200 words - proofreading job
May 2008 - Banking, Finance - Eng-Ru - 12,000 words
Apr 2008 - Banking, Finance - Eng-Ru - 7,500 words
Mar-Apr 2008 - Legal, Tax - Eng-Ru - 60,000 words
Mar 2008 - Real Estate, Tourism & Travel - Eng-Ru - 15,000 words
Mar 2008 - General, Construction - Eng-Ru - 2,400 words - proofreading job
Feb 2008 - Legal, Contract, Navigation - Ru-Eng - 3,200 words - proofreading job
Feb 2008 - Politics, Journalism - Ru-Eng - 5,500 words
Jan 2008 - Tourism & Travel - Eng-Ru - 4,000 words - with positive feedback on proz.com
Aug-Dec 2007 - IT, Telecom - ZTE Corporation - Eng-Ru, Ru-Eng - 95,000 words
Jul 2007 - Tourism & Travel - Eng-Ru - 9,800 words
Jun 2007 - Procurement, Finance, Legal - LSG Sky Chefs - Eng-Ru - 14,000 words
May 2007 - Legal, Contract - Energomash Ltd - Eng-Ru - 10,000 words
Apr 2007 - Legal, Navigation - Eng-Ukr - 3,000 words
Mar 2007 - Geology - Eng-Ukr - 5,000 words
Dec 2006 - May 2007 - General, Dating - Interlingvo - Eng-Ru, Ru-Eng - 100,000 words
Dec 2006 - Legal, Finance - Asia Universal Bank - Ru-Eng - 3,000 words

3. Sevastopol National Technical University (part-time) – Sevastopol, Ukraine
Teacher of the English and German languages; teacher of the Japanese language for the students of technical specialties (08/2005-present time)


EDUCATION
• The Sevastopol National Technical University – Sevastopol, Ukraine
Bachelor’s Degree Diploma (09/1999-07/2003) – Department of English Philology
Specialist’s Degree Diploma (09/2003-06/2004) – Department of Philology and Translation

• The Sevastopol branch of the Lomonosov Moscow State University – Sevastopol, Ukraine
Expecting Specialist’s Degree in March 2008 (09/2006-03/2008) – Department of Economics and Management


CERTIFICATES
• Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) – June 2005
• First Certificate in English (FCE) – March 2003

COMPUTER SKILLS
Microsoft Word, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Excel, Power Point, Microsoft Outlook, Adobe Photoshop, Trados

LANGUAGES
Russian (native), Ukrainian (native), English (fluent), German (good), Japanese (basic)




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Total pts earned: 105
PRO-level pts: 101


Top languages (PRO)
English to Russian69
Russian to English16
Ukrainian to English8
English to Ukrainian8
Top general fields (PRO)
Law/Patents36
Bus/Financial28
Tech/Engineering17
Other16
Art/Literary4
Top specific fields (PRO)
Law (general)28
Finance (general)20
Law: Contract(s)8
Education / Pedagogy4
Engineering: Industrial4
Aerospace / Aviation / Space4
Other4
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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects1
With client feedback1
Corroborated1
100% positive (1 entry)
positive1
neutral0
negative0

Job type
Translation1
Language pairs
English to Russian1
Specialty fields
Tourism & Travel1
Other fields
Keywords: translating, interpreting, Accounting, Advertising / Public Relations, Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs, Cinema, Film, TV, Drama, Computers, Economics, Education / Pedagogy, Finance, Food & Dairy, General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters, Government / Politics, History, IT, Journalism, Law, Linguistics, Medical, Music, Sports / Fitness / Recreation, Telecom, Tourism & Travel, Sevastopol, Ukraine


Profile last updated
Jan 26, 2014






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