Member since Apr '12

Working languages:
Russian to English
English (monolingual)

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Sarah McDowell
Marketing ♦ Tourism ♦ Art ♦ Literature

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Local time: 08:30 CST (GMT-6)

Native in: English Native in English
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Nov 11 (posted via ProZ.com):  Translating the synopsis of a Russian author's novel - I already translted the novel itself earlier this year ...more, + 2 other entries »
Total word count: 21000

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♦ Exceptional English from Russian originals ♦ Dedicated to my clients, my individual approach to each project helps them succeed in international markets ~ My texts are highly ♫♪ creative ♪ yet impeccably accurate ♦
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
Data security Created by Evelio Clavel-Rosales This person has a SecurePRO™ card. Because this person is not a ProZ.com Plus subscriber, to view his or her SecurePRO™ card you must be a ProZ.com Business member or Plus subscriber.
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Transcription
Expertise
Specializes in:
Poetry & LiteratureMarketing / Market Research
Tourism & TravelArt, Arts & Crafts, Painting
Cosmetics, Beauty

Preferred currency CAD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 147, Questions answered: 109, Questions asked: 101
Payment methods accepted Money order, Wire transfer, PayPal, INTERAC e-Transfer (in Canada), Yandex.Money, Cheque (North America only)
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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 9
Glossaries economics, Legal, my glossary
Translation education Other - Certificate in Interpreting
Experience Years of translation experience: 6. Registered at ProZ.com: Apr 2012. Became a member: Apr 2012.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English (Certificate in Teaching English (CTEFL), verified)
Russian to English (Lomonosov Moscow State University, verified)
Memberships ATA, IAPTI
Software DejaVu, Fluency, memoQ, Microsoft Word, MemSource Editor, Microsoft Excel 2010, Microsoft PowerPoint 2010, Microsoft Word 2010, Nitro Pro 8
Website http://sarahmcdowell.ca/
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Conference participation Conferences attended
Professional practices Sarah McDowell endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
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Sarah McDowell Translations logo

Dear client,

Thank you for visiting my profile! I am a professional freelance translator of Russian to English based in Canada. I am a native speaker of English who also offers editing and proofreading services.

I am currently seeking freelance work with translation agencies, direct clients and collaboration with any relevant translation teams or individuals.

My education includes an Advanced Degree in Economics and Russian Studies from the University of Manitoba, study as part of a Master's program in World Economics in St. Petersburg, Russia and a Certificate in Interpreting from the International Centre of Winnipeg. My experience of living and studying in Russia for a number of years allowed me to become fluent in Russian and become familiar with Russian culture and society.

Due to my university education, previous work experience and personal interests, my primary specialization is in Economics and Business and additional specializations are in my secondary fields of marketing, tourism (brochures and pamphlets), the beauty and cosmetics industry (makeup, hair products and salon services), culinary arts (food descriptions, menus and recipes), news and literature.

Feel free to contact me if you have any further questions for me. I will be able to provide you with additional information about myself and my qualifications. I can submit more translation samples upon request, so let me know which fields of expertise you would like to see translations in.

I look forward to hearing from everyone - freelancers, translation agencies, corporate clients and individuals. Whoever you are, I am interested in finding out more about your translation and editing needs. I would be very glad to help with your upcoming projects!

IAPTI memberI am a member of the International Association of Professional Translators and Interpreters.

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Total pts earned: 147
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Language (PRO)
Russian to English147
Top general fields (PRO)
Other72
Bus/Financial28
Art/Literary27
Science8
Marketing8
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Finance (general)20
Other16
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters16
Business/Commerce (general)12
Poetry & Literature12
Journalism12
Tourism & Travel8
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