Working languages:
Dutch to Polish
English to Polish
German to Polish

Jan Wais
Linguist and BBA

Wroclaw, Dolnoslaskie, Poland
Local time: 06:09 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Polish Native in Polish
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Voiceover (dubbing), Training
Specializes in:
Business/Commerce (general)Marketing / Market Research
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.Government / Politics
Environment & EcologyAutomotive / Cars & Trucks
Advertising / Public RelationsPoetry & Literature
PhilosophyMedical: Pharmaceuticals

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 568, Questions answered: 279, Questions asked: 569
Translation education Master's degree - Wroclaw University
Experience Years of experience: 28. Registered at Jul 2004. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, MS Project, Wordfast
Master's degree in Dutch language and literature
Bachelor's degree in German language and literature
Bachelor's degree in marketing and management
Master's degree in intercultural & international management (acquired in Belgium)
Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (2009)

Professional experience:

export officer at a chemical company

international projects assistant at a Belgian hazardous
industrial waste management company

international projects manager at the Polish daughter of the aforementioned Belgian company

project manager at the foreign relations office with the Municipality of Wroclaw

deputy director at the foreign relations office with the Municipality of Wroclaw (since 2005)

Language pairs:
English / Polish
Dutch / Polish
German / Polish
Polish / German

Environmental Engineering
Waste Management (municipal and industrial waste)
Car Fleet Management
Facility Management
Marketing and management
Advertizing (e.g. I invented some slogans and "slogan-like" names for various project at the organization I am working for)
Intercultural Marketing and Management
Training for sales people and marketing staff
Sociology, Ethics etc.
Biotechnology (learning and getting better and better thanks to other PROZ users, who help me :-)

Apart from that I wrote several grant applications (EU co-financing) in English and translated some scripts for TV series from Dutch.
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 580
PRO-level pts: 568

Top languages (PRO)
English to Polish390
German to Polish75
Polish to English51
Dutch to Polish38
Polish to German14
Top general fields (PRO)
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Medical (general)32
Transport / Transportation / Shipping16
Marketing / Market Research15
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)12
IT (Information Technology)12
Law: Taxation & Customs8
Pts in 41 more flds >

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Keywords: Environmental Engineering, Waste Management, Car Fleet Management, Facility Management, Intercultural Marketing and Management, polish, polnisch, pools

Profile last updated
Nov 29, 2013

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