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December 2018

Yuliya Tsimashenka
Medicine, Cosmetics, Tourism

Minsk, Minsk, Belarus
Local time: 03:02 +03 (GMT+3)

Native in: Belarusian Native in Belarusian, Russian Native in Russian
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Jun 12, 2017 (posted via  Proofreading of Clinical and Non-Clinical overview on a combined antibacterial drug for topical application, 200 pages, English to Russian ...more, + 35 other entries »
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My name is Yuliya Tsimashenka.

I'm a native Russian and Belarusian speaker, living and working as a full-time freelance translator in Minsk, Belarus.

Links to an interview with me: in English in Russian

Specialization fields: Medicine, Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics & Beauty, Marketing,  Tourism

I use SDL Trados Studio 2017

Send me an email at for more information and rates.

I meet the deadlines and deliver on what I have promised. My daily output is 2,000 words (depending on the source text). You will get an answer to your request within 15 minutes. I improve my skills in time management.

Conferences and Workshops attended

- Workshop by Goethe Institute Minsk in November 2015 Deutsch-Belarussische Übersetzerwerkstatt im Rahmen des Projekts "Schriftzüge. Übersetzer in Bewegung", here are some pictures. Certificate

- Workshop 'Specific aspects of pharmacological text translation' (Alliance PRO School of Specialized Translators, Russia), 2016. Certificate

- Ukrainian Translation Industry Conference UTIC June 10-12, 2016 as an online attendee. Certificate

- 2016 international conference in Stockholm, Sweden September 3-4, 2016.

- Webinar series in Pharmaceutical translation: Translation of test certificates, Chromatography in pharmacology, Medical statistics, Translation of medical instructions, Pharmacovigilance (Alliance PRO School of Specialized Translators, Russia), 2016 Certificate

- BP17 international Translation Conference in Budapest, Hungary May 5-6, 2017.

- Forum of Translators & Interpreters of Belarus, Minsk, Belarus, September 30, 2017 (as organizer and speaker).

Elia Together Conference in Athens, Greece, on February 22-23, 2018.

- BP18 International Translation Conference in Vienna, Austria, April 19-20, 2018.

- 2nd Belarusian Translation Forum, Minsk, Belarus, September 29, 2018 (as organizer and speaker).

- I am leading the Facebook group of Translators & Interpreters of Belarus (Translators & Interpreters of Belarus).


  1. Translation (German to Russian, English to Russian, Dutch to Russian),
  2. Consecutive Interpreting (German to Russian),
  3. Editing/proofreading (German to Russian, English to Russian, Dutch to Russian),
  4. Certified translation: I am listed on the Unified translator register of the First Minsk city state notary office since 2014 (German to Russian, English to Russian, Dutch to Russian).


- Minsk State Linguistic University (2002-2007), summa cum laude, German, English and Dutch languages;

- Belarus State Economic University (2006-2007), summa cum laude – Economy and management in entrepreneurial business;

- Zomercursus Nederlandse Taal en Cultuur from Dutch Language Union (summer 2009) Dutch language course in Belgium, Gent;

- Improved English for Translators (Certificate of Achievement) - Republican Institute of Higher School/ Minsk City Public Association Guild of professional translators – Master School of Translation;

- Course of Pharma translation (English to Russian) at Alliance PRO School of Specialized Translators, Russia, October-December 2016. Certificate

- Course of Medical translation (English to Russian, limited German to Russian) at LinguaContact School, Russia, September-November 2016 Certificate

- Course of Translation on medical devices (English to Russian) at LinguaContact School, Russia, March-May 2017 Certificate

- Course of Medical translation (English to Russian, Russian to English) at LinguaContact School, Russia, July-August 2018.

In my free time, I love translating marketing texts related to Cosmetics & Beauty, Fashion & Design. I read professional blogs and view vlogs with reviews on new products to stay up-to-date.

Experience as an in-house translator and teacher

Before starting to work as a freelancer, I have taught German the University (MSLU) for 3 years. I have also worked as an in-house translator (German, English) for a Slovenian engineering company (Riko) for 4,5 years - written translation of technical documentation to different types of machines, technical requirements, tender documentation, metal cutting tools catalogs, accounting documents), interpreting during trainings for CNC machine programmers, mechanics and operators at the works MTZ, MAZ, AGU, BelAZ, Gomselmash, BMZ (Belarus); business correspondence with company partners; interpreting during visits of representatives of the company Walter AG Walter AG (manufacturer of metal cutting tools, Germany). Meanwhile, I have cooperated with several translation agencies.

Consecutive Interpreting (German to Russian)

Some projects:

Conference for beauty experts in Minsk, Belarus, 2014



Interpreting for the great-great-grandson of Otto von Bismarck -- Alexander von Bismarck, 2008


Interpreting for German agricultural experts, May 2018





Since October 2015 I help to translate texts for The Rosetta Foundation as a volunteer translator (German to Russian, English to Russian). This charity registered in Ireland supports non-profit organizations with translations into a variety of languages. I have 9 years of professional experience as a translator (German to Russian, English to Russian) and interpreter (German to Russian, Russian to German)

I help to translate medical documents from Russian into German for free for those people who need a clarification of diagnosis or treatment in Germany or German-speaking countries.

Organization of translation events in Minsk

Since 2017, I organize translation events in Minsk, Belarus.
Link to the YouTube Channel of the Translators & Interpreters of Belarus Group YouTube Channel

Forum of Translators and Interpreters of Belarus, Minsk, September 2017 -- 90 attendees




Meeting of Belarusian Translators and Interpreters, January 13, 2018, Minsk -- 110 attendees



Meeting of Belarusian Translators and Interpreters, May 18, 2018, Minsk -- 125 attendees



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Total pts earned: 227
PRO-level pts: 215

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German to Russian199
English to Russian12
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Engineering (general)71
Tourism & Travel32
Medical (general)28
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion20
Advertising / Public Relations16
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters8
Business/Commerce (general)8
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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects68
With client feedback42
100% positive (42 entries)

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Language pairs
German to Russian33
English to Russian30
Russian to German7
Belarusian to German1
Specialty fields
Medical: Health Care22
Medical: Pharmaceuticals13
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion4
Cosmetics, Beauty4
Marketing / Market Research3
Business/Commerce (general)2
Medical (general)2
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.2
Livestock / Animal Husbandry1
Food & Drink1
Other fields
Mechanics / Mech Engineering8
Engineering: Industrial5
Law (general)1
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