Member since Feb '11
English to Dutch
Finnish to Dutch
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| Michel de Ruyter |
Strong focus on details & style
Local time: 17:29 EET (GMT+2)
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Always trying to be better than the original.
| Freelancer, Verified member |
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|Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, MT post-editing, Transcription, Copywriting|
|Journalism||Materials (Plastics, Ceramics, etc.)|
|Internet, e-Commerce||Law (general)|
|Marketing / Market Research||Media / Multimedia|
|Advertising / Public Relations||Business/Commerce (general)|
|General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters||Sports / Fitness / Recreation|
|Also works in:|
|Telecom(munications)||Tourism & Travel|
|Transport / Transportation / Shipping||Slang|
|Idioms / Maxims / Sayings||Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs|
|Finance (general)||Environment & Ecology|
|Insurance||Investment / Securities|
|Linguistics||Poetry & Literature|
|Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting||Names (personal, company)|
|Textiles / Clothing / Fashion||Psychology|
|Paper / Paper Manufacturing||Other|
|Human Resources||Furniture / Household Appliances|
|Food & Drink||Manufacturing|
| PRO-level points: 161, Questions answered: 103, Questions asked: 1 |
|Wire transfer, Skrill, PayPal|
|Other - Writing School Amsterdam|
|Years of translation experience: 9. Registered at ProZ.com: Feb 2009. Became a member: Feb 2011.|
|Adobe Acrobat, MemoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, PoEdit, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Wordfast, XTM|
|CV available upon request|
| Conferences attended |
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I am a professional freelance Dutch native translator and proofreader/editor (nl) with a strong focus on details and developed writing skills
. My main areas of expertise are marketing, website/corporate content, journalism (e.g. press releases, reports, brochures), advertising, general/corporate law (e.g. terms and conditions, company policies & procedures), human resources, renewable energy, forex, culture and sports
. I deliver the premium Dutch translations that your company/clients deserve(s). I work with the CAT tools Trados 2017, MemoQ or Wordfast Pro
to make sure the terminology in the target language is always consistent, also for repeat assignments. Please find all further relevant details below.
- Eight years of freelance writing and editing experience: websites, sales letters, reports, interviews, columns, poetry etc.
- Writing School Amsterdam (private, approx. 2 years)
- Journalism course (private, 1 year)
- Library and Information Studies
- Information Specialist Libraries; six years
- Small Business School: Middle Management education for own business purposes
- Specialized marketing course (NIMA-A) and five years of working experience in an international marketing/commercial environment
- Continuously following language courses (English/Finnish*) and translation developments etc.
- VWO; pre-university secondary education; highest variant in the secondary educational system of the Netherlands
After spending the first 36 years of my life in the Netherlands I only live in Finland since 2008 so I have a complete understanding of the cultural and linguistic background(s) of my home country.
*The translations from Finnish into Dutch are carried out in cooperation with a Finnish partner.
I will be happy to hear from you.
MdR Text Bureau
Dutch Translations and Text
Company reg. no.: 2278658-5
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