Member since Nov '18

Working languages:
English to Dutch
Dutch to English
French to Dutch
French to English
German to Dutch

Eric Verdonck
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Native in: Dutch (Variants: Flemish, Netherlands) Native in Dutch, English Native in English
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Feb 16, 2019 (posted via  I'm working on a comparative English - Indonesian business correspondence manual. ...more »
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I’m an expat native Dutch and native-like English speaking translator. I have been living and working abroad in North-America and SEA full-time speaking international English, Dutch, French and German with customers in marketing for +15 years.
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Software localization, Transcription, Project management, Training, Subtitling, Voiceover (dubbing), Website localization, Interpreting, Copywriting
Specializes in:
Advertising / Public RelationsBusiness/Commerce (general)
Law: Patents, Trademarks, CopyrightMedical: Pharmaceuticals
Marketing / Market ResearchCertificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 14, Questions answered: 15, Questions asked: 6
Project History 47 projects entered    1 positive feedback from outsourcers

Blue Board entries made by this user  15 entries

Payment methods accepted Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 6
Glossaries Dutch to Flemish, French to Dutch
Translation education Graduate diploma - Tomsk University
Experience Years of experience: 19. Registered at Jan 2018. Became a member: Nov 2018. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Dutch (TOEFL)
Dutch to English (TOEFL)
German to Dutch (QA scores)
English (Educational Testing Service - TOEFL, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software memoQ, MemSource Cloud, SDL Trados Studio 2021, SDL TRADOS
Professional practices Eric Verdonck endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Find trusted individuals to outsource work to
  • Build or grow a translation team
  • Get help with terminology and resources
  • Learn more about translation / improve my skills
  • Learn more about interpreting / improve my skills
  • Get help on technical issues / improve my technical skills
  • Learn more about additional services I can provide my clients
  • Learn more about the business side of freelancing
  • Find a mentor
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
  • Transition from freelancer to agency owner
  • Buy or learn new work-related software
  • Improve my productivity

* Studied Communication Science
at KdG University in Antwerp and certified in Translation Quality Management (roughly
equivalent to B.A. in Interpreting and Translation)

* Native Dutch, English native-like, French fluent oral and written, German fluent
oral and written, Indonesian conversational, Spanish conversational

* 15-years international English as a first language while continuously living abroad
and working with English, French, German, Spanish and Dutch speaking customers,
in North-America and SE-Asia (sales & marketing, freelance translating &

* Since 2015 full-time online translator with Upwork, PeopleperHour and translating and proofreading business contracts, court verdicts,
technical manuals, press releases, educational materials a.o. for major international translation companies
like Wagner International, Tomedes, Travod and, and for international
customers including ING bank,, Tom-Tom, Argenta, Thomas Cook, i.e.

* Further professional
experience gained in numerous freelance translating and proofreading assignments
with direct clients since 2018

* 10+ years' admin experience as sales and marketing manager, including transcreating marketing materials for the
European and Asian markets / 5+ years' experience translating
and editing contracts, lawsuits and court verdicts to and from EN to ID and NL

* Full-time translator/editor/proof-reader/copyeditor since 2015


* SME for marketing, legal and
medical + pharmaceutical content

* One year full time MTPE of marketing materials, product guides and descriptions from DE to NL for

References available on request

Member since 2018


Landline +62 (0)370 784 45 36

Mobile +62 (0)812 365 35 46

Available on the phone from 8.00 am to 8.00 pm. Please mind the time zone I am
based in (GMT+6 hrs; +7 hrs during daylight saving time).

Or just send an email, which will usually be answered within one or two
hours, or within the next 12 hours if sent outside the availability period
specified above.

This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 14
(All PRO level)

Top languages (PRO)
English to Dutch8
French to Dutch4
Dutch to English2
Top general fields (PRO)
Top specific fields (PRO)
Electronics / Elect Eng4
Tourism & Travel4

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects47
With client feedback1
100% positive (1 entry)

Job type
Project management4
Language pairs
English to Dutch21
French to Dutch12
Dutch to English3
French to English3
Dutch to French3
Indonesian to English2
German to Dutch1
Indonesian to Dutch1
German to English1
English to Indonesian1
Specialty fields
Medical: Pharmaceuticals6
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs4
Business/Commerce (general)4
Law: Contract(s)4
Education / Pedagogy4
Advertising / Public Relations3
Law (general)3
Other fields
Law: Taxation & Customs3
Computers: Software3
IT (Information Technology)2
Mechanics / Mech Engineering2
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng2
Computers: Systems, Networks2
Engineering: Industrial1
Construction / Civil Engineering1
Engineering (general)1
International Org/Dev/Coop1
Medical: Instruments1
Human Resources1
Poetry & Literature1
Medical: Health Care1
Keywords: English, French, Dutch, marketing, experienced, software localisation, website

Profile last updated
Jan 6

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