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Member since Dec '05

Working languages:
English to Czech
Czech to English
Slovak to English
Czech (monolingual)
Slovak to Czech

Availability today:

October 2019

Marek Buchtel Professional Trainer
Proficiency in IT, law and marketing

Prague, Czech Republic
Local time: 16:59 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Czech Native in Czech
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
This translator is helping to localize into Czech
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Affiliations Blue Board: Marek Buchtel
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Training, Project management
Specializes in:
Computers (general)Business/Commerce (general)
Law: Contract(s)Law (general)
Internet, e-CommerceComputers: Software
Computers: Systems, NetworksIT (Information Technology)
Law: Patents, Trademarks, CopyrightMedical (general)

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 484, Questions answered: 186, Questions asked: 48
Project History 6 projects entered    4 positive feedback from outsourcers    4 positive feedback from colleagues

Payment methods accepted PayPal, Skrill, Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 5
Glossaries Business, Ostatni, Právo
Experience Years of translation experience: 22. Registered at Oct 2004. Became a member: Dec 2005. Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials Czech to English (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations), verified)
English to Czech (General State Language Exam, verified)
Memberships Union of Interpreters and Translators, JTP
TeamsCzech Localizers, Czech Localization Team
Software Across, DejaVu, Idiom, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, MS Office, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Wordbee, Wordfast, XTM
Forum posts 146 forum posts
Conference participation Conference presentationsConferences attendedProZ/TV Credentials
Training sessions attended Trainings
Contests won 1st Annual Translation Contest: English to Czech
Mini-contest 2012: English to Czech
Professional practices Marek Buchtel endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
I'm a freelance translator, native Czech, providing translations primarily from English into Czech.
With the help of the Czech Localizers translation team, I am able to take on large and complex projects and/or provide independent proofreading and editing of translations.

You can reach me through Skype: Chat with me Specialization Website localization
  • Complete localization of whole sites
  • Processing of all common web-based file formats
  • No need to extract translatable text from the site
Software localization
  • Software strings, help files, tutorials, documentation, etc.
  • Compliance with Microsoft terminology
  • Ensuring consistency of terms even in large software suites
  • Testing of translated user interface
Information and communication technology
  • Hardware and software
  • Product sheets, specifications, descriptions, whitepapers
  • User manuals, instruction guides, installation guides
  • Documentation for tenders, offers, RFIs, RFPs
  • Articles, promotions, training courses
Business and commerce
  • Company information, prospectuses, promotional materials
  • HR management, training courses, e-learning, assessment
  • Sales training, management education, codes of practice
  • Accounting, invoicing, financial statements, reporting
  • Business proposals, business correspondence
  • Advertisements, promotions, campaigns
  • Contracts, agreements, memoranda, terms and conditions
  • Actions, complaints, appeals, claims
  • Judgments, decisions, awards, statements
  • Laws, regulations, orders, guidelines, directives
  • Translation
  • Editing/Proofreading
  • Localization
  • In-country Review
  • Project Management
Education & Certificates
  • University of Economics In Prague, Faculty of Informatics and Statistics, major field: Information technology, minor field: Philosophy (Ing. degree – master degree equivalent)
  • Institute of Translation Studies, Faculty of Philosophy & Arts, Charles University, Prague, field of study: Translation and interpreting - English (no degree)
  • Certificate in Legal English at the Faculty of Law of the Charles University in Prague
  • General State Language Exam in English, result: 1 (best grade)
  • Certificate in Advanced English (CAE), result: Grade A
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: 553
PRO-level pts: 484

Top languages (PRO)
English to Czech234
Czech to English116
Slovak to English81
English to Slovak49
Top general fields (PRO)
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Law (general)76
Law: Contract(s)32
Finance (general)31
Medical (general)28
Media / Multimedia16
Pts in 40 more flds >

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects6
With client feedback4
100% positive (4 entries)

Job type
Language pairs
English to Czech6
Specialty fields
Internet, e-Commerce4
Computers: Software3
IT (Information Technology)1
Tourism & Travel1
Finance (general)1
Law (general)1
Law: Contract(s)1
Business/Commerce (general)1
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters1
Other fields
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    Keywords: economics, economy, information technology, computers, law, business, contract, trademark, hardware, software, intellectual property, localization, medical, software localization, user guide, project management, e-learning, user interface, in-country review, editing, proofreading, translation, marketing, training, Trados, SDL, CAT, Deja Vu, Wordfast, computer-aided translation, Passolo, web localization, website localization, Across, finance, financial. accounting, audit, human resources, Czech translation, English Czech, English Czech translation, Czech localization

    Profile last updated
    Apr 23

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