Working languages:
English to Swahili
Swahili to English
Kikuyu to English

Paul Kariuki
Swahili Linguist / 12 years Experience

Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya
Local time: 15:41 EAT (GMT+3)

Native in: Swahili Native in Swahili, Kikuyu Native in Kikuyu
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Training, MT post-editing, Subtitling, Transcription, Transcreation
Specializes in:
Electronics / Elect EngAdvertising / Public Relations
Business/Commerce (general)Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs
Cinema, Film, TV, DramaTourism & Travel
Marketing / Market ResearchComputers (general)
Medical (general)Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.

English to Swahili - Rates: 0.25 - 0.30 USD per word / 45 - 50 USD per hour
Swahili to English - Rates: 0.25 - 0.30 USD per word / 45 - 50 USD per hour
Kikuyu to English - Rates: 0.25 - 0.30 USD per word / 50 - 55 USD per hour
English to Kikuyu - Rates: 0.30 - 0.35 USD per word / 50 - 60 USD per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions answered: 2
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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Translation education Other - lake washington technical college
Experience Years of translation experience: 12. Registered at Nov 2010. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Swahili (WA - Department of Social and Health Services)
Swahili to English (WA - Department of Social and Health Services)
English to Swahili (Washington Court Certified )
Swahili to English (Washington Court Certified )
Kikuyu to English (Washington Court Qualified)

Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
Professional practices Paul Kariuki endorses's Professional Guidelines.
•Washington State Registered Court Interpreter

•Washington State DSHS Certified Medical Interpreter

•Washington State DSHS Certified Social S. Interpreter

•Superior Level in Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) conducted by Language Testing International (LTI)

•High Score in English Proficiecy Testing in Versant English Test
This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects1
With client feedback1
100% positive (1 entry)

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Language pairs
English to Swahili1
Specialty fields
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Law: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright1
Keywords: Swahili, Kikuyu, Legal, Social, Health

Profile last updated
Jul 13

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