Working languages:
Italian to English

Kenneth James Giles
It makes sense!!!

Reggio Emilia, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
Local time: 06:54 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: English (Variant: British) Native in English
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, Training, Sales
Specializes in:
General / Conversation / Greetings / LettersOther
Education / PedagogyReligion
Paper / Paper ManufacturingComputers: Software
GeographyTourism & Travel
Printing & PublishingWine / Oenology / Viticulture

Italian to English - Rates: 0.09 - 0.12 EUR per word / 25 - 35 EUR per hour
Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions answered: 10, Questions asked: 11
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Experience Years of translation experience: 31. Registered at Dec 2008. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Wordfast
CV/Resume English (DOC)
Profile: over 40 years of experience in teaching and counseling; Over 20 years experience in management; a proven problem solver.
languages spoken: English: (mother tongue);Italian (fluent) ; French (get me out of trouble): Icebreaking in Tagalog;Twi;Tamil.
Computer literate: Working closely with computers since 1971.
Microsoft windows 3.1;95;98 (1&2);2000 professional; XP; Vista.
Sound knowledge of microsoft word/excel
As Office manager I was responsible for computerisation of office and training of personnel; As Sales Director I recruited trained and managed sales team; In italy I have taught English to engineers and management in the aviation and banking industry. I have successfully taught individual students English to public speaking standards.
I have collaborated with the British Consulate in Naples to promote English Language study in Britain; I have worked on the committees organising large congresses; I have acted in the capacity of simultaneous translator for public speakers and legal authorites in Rome, Naples,Palermo,Turin,Genoa,and Milan. I deliver public discourses in both Italian and English.
My working career started in Barclays bank where I was trained to specialise in taxation. From there I worked in the nuclear physics laboratory in Oxford University; I then worked as Manager's assistant in the NatWest bank from whence I became an account executive for an international company. Having become Sales Director I left UK 22 years ago to pursue a voluntary work in Italy.
Since coming here I have developed my teaching and translation skills. I have been trained in the Inlingua methodology,Wall Street; John Rassias; and am qualified with a TESOL from the Canadian Institute of English. I also have an advanced certificate in Language teaching from the Canadian Institute of English.
Keywords: Italian, English, wine, oenology, mannequins, electro technological, religion, rally, ceramics, purifications systems, legal, art, exhibitions, websites, business English, PET, 1st cert., banking, history, medical, rheumatoid, physiotherapy.

Profile last updated
Jan 3, 2015

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