Working languages:
English to Russian

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Local time: 05:28 BST (GMT+1)

Native in: Russian Native in Russian
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Education / PedagogyGeneral / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Government / PoliticsLinguistics
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.

English to Russian - Rates: 0.07 - 0.08 GBP per word / 30 - 50 GBP per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 112, Questions answered: 81
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Glossaries Military, Industrial Equipment, Marketing and PR, Medical, Politics
Translation education Master's degree
Experience Years of experience: 22. Registered at Aug 2006. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Russian (Chartered Institute of Linguists)
Memberships CIOL
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Access, Powerpoint
CV/Resume CV available on request
Professional practices Oleandra endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.0).
I am a professional translator and translation reviser, conscientious, reliable and resourceful.

A native speaker of Russian, I was born in the heart of Russia, in a city renowned for its literary heritage. After graduating from a local university in 1998 with an MA-level qualification in English and a ‘Distinction’ for the final dissertation I relocated to the UK where I have lived for a number of years in the southern county of Dorset.

My experience in the language practice is diverse covering feature writing for a Russian radio station, work with asylum seekers, news translation for e-media and a trade magazine as well as translation and interpreting work for courts and social services.

Since late 2004 I have worked for an international human rights organisation as a translator and translation reviser.

My recent translation and editing projects (in the last three years) include several non-fiction books and other large publications.

I hold full membership of the Chartered Institute of Linguists (UK) - a leading organisation for language professionals.

As a practising linguist I believe in creative and open-minded approach to translation, that is communicating your message and ideas, not merely replacing words, and writing with the reader in mind. Thus, my ultimate goal both as a translator and a reviser is to create a perfectly translated text that flows as smoothly as any writing in the target language, and never to raise your readers' suspicions that what they see is in fact a translation.

You are always welcome to discuss your requirements - I'll be pleased to listen and taylor my work to your needs.

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Total pts earned: 112
(All PRO level)

Top languages (PRO)
English to Russian92
Russian to English20
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences24
Pts in 3 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Government / Politics12
International Org/Dev/Coop8
Poetry & Literature8
Advertising / Public Relations8
Pts in 10 more flds >

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Keywords: press-release, publicity, article, feature, statement, book translation, news, international law, NGO, non-governmental organisation, human rights, training, education, police, immigration, government, local authority, politics, public services, social services, welfare, social security, healthcare, patient information, leaflet, brochure, aid agency, international development, environment, court, legal, public relations, PR, marketing, survey, market research, media kit, press pack, letter, correspondence, greetings, report, confidential

Profile last updated
Jul 14, 2014

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