Portuguese to English
Spanish to English
| Stephen Clarke MCIL |
Speaking the language of government
Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
Local time: 14:14 WEST (GMT+1)
Native in: English
| Freelancer, Verified site user |
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|Business/Commerce (general)||Government / Politics|
|Tourism & Travel|
|Graduate diploma - Institute of Linguists (DipTrans)|
|Years of translation experience: 11. Registered at ProZ.com: Sep 2013.|
|Portuguese to English (Chartered Institute of Linguists)|
Spanish to English (Chartered Institute of Linguists)
|Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS|
|CV available upon request|
Former British diplomat providing bespoke language services to intergovernmental organizations, governments and the public sector. Offering accurate and timely translation, editing, proofreading and abstracting services. Enriches translations by drawing on an extensive and varied government background and on a profound cultural awareness developed through living over ten years in Spanish and Portuguese-speaking countries. Member of the British Chartered Institute of Linguists (MCIL) and holder of their gold standard professional qualification for translators: the Diploma in Translation.
Recent projects include training materials for a UN agency, communication campaigns for an Embassy in London, research on public financing of Latin American films, police investigation case files for a foreign government and the summarising of reports for the board of a major airline.
In addition, three years’ experience in translating a wide range of business texts on a freelance basis, drawing on business studies and on the experience of working with British businesses to promote trade and prosperity whilst at the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
Keywords: Spanish, Portuguese, translation, editing, proofreading, revision, abstracting, summarizing, English, business, government, history, Iberian, Latin, commerce, politics, public sector, language consultant, translator, editor, proofreader
Profile last updated
Nov 17, 2016