Member since Nov '16

Working languages:
English to Italian
Italian to English

Elena and David Dickens
EN<>IT, Science/Business, 13 years

Varazze, Liguria, Italy
Local time: 17:10 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: English Native in English, Italian Native in Italian
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What Elena and David Dickens is working on
Jul 4, 2017 (posted via Translators without Borders):  I finished an ENG to ITA project, 26 words for Translators without Borders ...more »
Total word count: 26

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2 translators for the price of 1!
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Blue Board affiliation:
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Training
Specializes in:
Science (general)Business/Commerce (general)
Human ResourcesManagement
Environment & Ecology

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 122, Questions answered: 49, Questions asked: 10
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Experience Years of experience: 15. Registered at Apr 2007. Became a member: Nov 2016. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Italian to English (TKT)
Italian to English (CAE)
Italian to English (B.Sc (Hons) Management Science)
English to Italian (MSc Environmental Sciences)
English (ESOL, verified)
Memberships N/A
TeamsEnvironmental translators
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, XBench, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
Conference participation
Training sessions attended Attended 6 training sessions

Professional practices Elena and David Dickens endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Italian to English / English to Italian Translations
A two-person team of language service providers with 10 years of professional experience in the science and business fields, and 11 years experience as translators.

How we work
We work closely together, collaborating, discussing, exchanging ideas and reviewing each other’s work as we go.
Elena translates from English to Italian, David reviews her work.
David translates from Italian to English, Elena reviews his work.

B.Sc. in Management Science / Master's in Environmental Sciences
Elena graduated from the Milano Bicocca University with a Master's in Environmental Sciences.
David is a Management Science graduate (with an Operational Research specialisation) from the University of Wales.

Strong Professional Background
Elena worked for several years as an environmental consultant, for both public sector agencies and private companies, specialising in the field of environmental science and engineering and environmental standards compliance.
David joined a scientific agency where he initially operated as a senior scientific officer conducting operational research projects on behalf of the UK Ministry of Defence, before fulfilling a number of corporate management roles including Department Manager and HR Manager.

Excellent Language Skills
Elena is native Italian, fluent in English, possesses the Cambridge English Proficiency Qualification and is a qualified Children's English teacher.
David is native British, fluent in Italian and has published three English didactic books in Italy.

Portfolio of Recent Projects
IT > EN – PhD Thesis: Tax culture and education in Italy (6,000 words)
IT > EN – Various Contractual Agreements and General Terms & Conditions (10,000 words)

Training & HR
IT > EN – Translations of various online training courses (25,000 words)
EN > IT – HR Performance Assessment Manuals & Presentations (22,000 words)
EN – Voiceovers for online training simulations

Science & Environment
EN > IT – IPPC Environmental Standards documents (12,000 words)
EN > IT – Proposals & Reports for Environmental Remediation Projects (14,000 words)

IT > EN – Various technical user manuals for industrial vehicle washing machines (60,000 words)
IT > EN – Operating Procedures for balances and weighing systems (4,000 words)
IT > EN – Quality Control Systems for Cheese Processing Plants (9,000 words)
IT > EN – Technical Data Sheets for Polyethylene products for extrusion and blowing (3,000 words)

IT > EN – Terms, Conditions and Procedures for online football betting (5,000 words)

Websites & Marketing
EN > IT – Descriptions of outdoor pursuit products for e-commerce site (5,000 words)
IT > EN – Marketing brochures for World Artistic Roller Skating Championships (3,000 words)
IT < > EN – Various website localisations (10,000 words)

Main Clients
Versace, Kraft Foods, The North Face, Indivior, British Telecom Italia, Arcadis Italia, Bindi Dessert, Casaforte, Ambrosi, etc.

Contact us
Contact us by email or visit our website.
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: 138
PRO-level pts: 122

Top languages (PRO)
English to Italian100
Italian to English22
Top general fields (PRO)
Top specific fields (PRO)
Government / Politics40
Business/Commerce (general)16
Food & Drink12
Education / Pedagogy8
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters8
Tourism & Travel8
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Nov 21, 2019

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