- Rome, IT
- £20 /hr
- Available now
I have 10 plus years experience mainly as a writer and editor but have done lots of translation work along the way (German, Italian, French > English).
Area Covered: Europe,more...I have 10 plus years experience mainly as a writer and editor but have done lots of translation work along the way (German, Italian, French > English).
Area Covered: Europe, North America, East Asia
Work Experience Summary: 2006-2010: Editor-in-Chief of The Roman Forum, a monthly print magazine and web site, covering news, leisure, entertainment, culture, sport and more in Rome and Italy. Duties include writing, editing, translating, sales & marketing, logistics. Managing team of 5-10 people including staff/freelance. Based in Rome (Italy).
2001-2005: Chief web editor of Tiscali\'s multi-lingual \"Europe\" channel on its European network of portals. Writing, editing, translating and coordinating multilingual news team. Based in Rome (Italy).
1999-2001: Communications Officer at American Chamber of Commerce to the EU, Brussels (Belgium). Responsible for publications (EU lobbying and policy guidebooks) and managing organisation website.
1996-1998: Teaching General and Business English to adults and children in London (UK), Kiev (Ukraine) and Brussels (Belgium).
Education Summary: Training:
1998-2001: French Language (Level 4 of 6) , Brussels, Belgium
April 2000: Communication Skills , Brussels, Belgium
April 2000: Presentation Skills, Brussels, Belgium
Oct 1998: Desktop Publishing (Quark Xpress), Brussels, Belgium
1997: CTEFL, London, UK
1995-98: Russian Language Classes, London, UK
1995-6: MPhil in International Relations (interrupted), LSE, London, UK
1990-4: BA Hons 1st Class in European Studies, UNL, London, UK
1987-9: BTEC National Dip. in Electronics, Salford College of Technology, UK
1982-7: Secondary School (GCE O levels), Chorley, UK
Writer Editor Translator