Working languages:
English to German
German (monolingual)
English (monolingual)

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May 2019

Wenke Geddert
Tourism / Hotel / Travel / Marketing

Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
Local time: 13:02 BST (GMT+1)

Native in: German (Variants: Bavarian, Germany) 
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Affiliations Blue Board: Wenke Geddert
Services Translation, MT post-editing, Transcription
Specializes in:
Tourism & TravelBusiness/Commerce (general)
Marketing / Market Research

Preferred currency GBP
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 441, Questions answered: 365, Questions asked: 211
Payment methods accepted PayPal, Bank Transfer
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Glossaries Art English German, IT, Italian / German, Management / Human Resources, ProZ, Technical
Translation education Other - Institut für Fremdsprachen u. Auslandskunde bei der Universität Erlangen - Nürnberg (Staatlich geprüfte Übersetzerin)
Experience Years of translation experience: 28. Registered at Jul 2000. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations), verified)
English to German (Bayerisches Staatsministerium (Germany), verified)
German to English (Bayerisches Staatsministerium (Germany), verified)
Spanish (University of York, verified)
English to German (SDL - Post Editing Certification, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software CafeTran Espresso, Google Translator Toolkit, MateCat, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, Smartcat, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Wenke Geddert endorses's Professional Guidelines.

Professional translator with experience in management, HR, training & development, corporate governance and tourism.

Translation: Subject Specialisms - Business and Commercial, Management, Marketing and Tourism/Hotel/Travel

Post Editing: Subject Specialisms - Tourism/Hotel/Travel

Language Tuition: English
One-to-one and small group tuition specialising in beginners, intermediate and advanced levels for pupils, students and adult learners. General conversation, languages for business and exam preparation. The sessions are completely learner-centred, taking into account learners' personal interest (e.g. literature, movies, country & culture, current affairs etc.).

Transcriptions: English & German
Wide variety of digital audio and video transcription services in English and German undertaken for agencies, universities as well as corporate and private clients in Europe. Also transcriptions from handwritten source to typed target documents.


State Examination in Translation, Institute for Foreign Languages at the University of Erlangen – Nuremberg, Germany (1991)
Main language: English / Other language: Italian / Subject: Arts & Humanities

Post Editing:
SDL Certification in Post Editing (September 2017)

Post Graduate Certificate in Education at the University of Huddersfield - PGCE (2003)

Other formal achievements:
- NVQ Level 4 in Management, York Training Centre (2001)
- NVQ Level 4 in Training & Development (Human Resources Development), York Training Centre (2001)
- "Methodik und Didaktik des fremdsprachigen Deutschunterrichts" ("Teaching German as a Foreign Language") Correspondence Course, Goethe Institut Inter-Nationes, Germany (2004)

I am committed to continuous professional development (CPD).


Pricing is determined by several factors, e.g.:
- number of source words
- complexity of the subject matter
- formatting of the source file
- time required to complete the assignment
Proofreading and transcription services as well as language tuition are charged by the hour.
Please feel free to contact me for a free, non-obligation estimate and/or quote. I look forward to hearing from you.

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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: 538
PRO-level pts: 441

Top languages (PRO)
German to English277
English to German110
Italian to German14
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Human Resources24
Tourism & Travel24
Education / Pedagogy23
Business/Commerce (general)20
Computers: Software16
Marketing / Market Research16
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