- Edinburgh, GB
- £15 /hr
- Available now
I am a professional translator and interpreter from English and French into Greek and vice-versa. I have obtained an MSc on Translating and Conference Interpreting in Heriot-Wattmore...I am a professional translator and interpreter from English and French into Greek and vice-versa. I have obtained an MSc on Translating and Conference Interpreting in Heriot-Watt University, UK and a B.A on Conference Interpreting in the Ionian Univerisity,Greece. I have been working on the linguistics field for two years now. My fields of expertise are: Government/Politics/International Organisations, Law (general), Business (general), Science (general), Tourism/Travel and Medical (general).
I am also offering proof-reading and tuition services.
For further information, do not hesitate to contact me.
Area Covered: United Kingdom
Summary: 2 & 25 October 2009 Simultaneous Interpreting at the Edinburgh High Riggs Jobcentre Plus Office for a Greek client. The task included the translation of informative leaflets and brochures and the immediate communication between the client and the personal adviser.
5-8 October 2009 Simultaneous/Consecutive Interpreting (English, Greek) for a Greek Wholesalers Trip to Scotland organised by Diageo Heritage Visits Team (guided tours to Scottish distilleries and museums, private whiskey presentation, etc.)
Agency: Global Voices Ltd
September 2009 Telephone Interpreter between two British citizens and the Town Hall of the island of Paros (Greece) in order to arrange all the paperwork to be completed before their marriage in Greece during the summer of 2010.
Agency: Hellenic Society of Edinburgh
June 2007-present Freelancer/Volunteer Translator/Interpreter (Fields of expertise: Public Sector, Legal and Cultural Ãƒ’¢ï’¿’½ï’¿’½ eg. Legal documents, Biographies, Articles, Authorisations, Greetings, etc.)
April 2007 Interpreting (English, Greek) at the International Conference of the Ionian Islands entitled Ãƒ’¢ï’¿’½ï’¿’½Innovation in the Ionian IslandsÃƒ’¢ï’¿’½ï’¿’½ under the frame of the European initiative \'Innovative IT applications Supporting the Tourism Sector of Ionian IslandsÃƒ’¢ï’¿’½ï’¿’½
Agency: Region of Ionian Islands
November 2007-June 2008 Secretariat Assistance and Translation of Advertising Brochures for the Ãƒ’¢ï’¿’½ï’¿’½Betagold Company (jewellery retailer)Ãƒ’¢ï’¿’½ï’¿’½, Athens, Greece
October 2003-June 2006 Private tuition of English and French to High School Pupils, Corfu, Greece
Job Title: Freelance Translator
Company: Independent Client
Description: Translation of a Power of Attorney from Greek to English.
Education Summary: Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK September 2008-September 2009
Ionian University, Corfu, Greece September 2003-September 2007
Certificate of a seminar on Children\'s Literature, \"MetaÏï¿½Ïï¿½Î’±Ïï¿½Î’· (School of Translation Studies)\", Athens, Greece, November 2007
Translator & Interpreter