Experienced, professional and personable interpreter and translator for German to English and Indonesian to English.
I'm British, but I grew up in Munich, Germany, where I attended school. I currently live in London.
I lived in Indonesia for 8 years and studied Indonesian at University in the UK and Indonesia. I speak and write Indonesian and German to near native level.
I have been working as a full-time translator and interpreter for nearly 10 years. You can see some of the agencies and projects I have worked on below.
My areas of expertise are Media, Legal, Medical (Life Science), Tourism and Travel, and Marketing/ Promotional Material.
Interpreting I specialise in consecutive and simultaneous interpreting in a variety of settings including film sets, assisting film editors, looking after guests from other countries, research, in court, both in person and by telephone including:
FNV (trade union conference)
Forest People's Programme (2 x week tours of multiple countries including simultaneous interpreting at the EU, Dutch and UK parliaments/commissions/departments, RSPO conference, company meetings as well as press conferences)
Other clients: CNN, BBC, Pinewood (Star Wars VII), AIG, Ogilvy, Language Line, and others. I specialise in palm oil, land rights, indigenous rights and human rights.
CAT tools: SDL Trados Studio 2017, MateCat, Wordbee and Memsource
Availability: I work from home, so I am available
Monday - Friday 8.30 - 18.00 GMT
Previous Projects include:
*Medical letters and medical research
*Translation of laws and legal documents including Indonesian laws
*Translation and proofreading of research
*Working on site (Lightbox, Ogilvy)
*Documentary and advertising subtitles
*Websites (in back end using Contao, and in Word)
*Catalogue and website content including Hotel and tourism websites (Basel Tourism)
*Inside Sumatera Magazine: various journalistic articles on travel and tourism (Indonesian to English)
*Translation and localisation of various travel brochures for Lovely Holidays Travel Agency (Indonesian to English)
*Various contracts including:
*Mining contracts and permits for government (Indonesian to English)
Environment and Agriculture
*20,000 word project- on Vienna's environmental policies (German to English); 20,000 word project - various pocket books on Rubber and Tobacco Plantations (Indonesian to English); Rice agriculture
*CV/ Application letters including localisation
*Transcription (various - including pharmaceutical research)