- Darlington, GB
- £20 /hr
- Available now
Translation and Interpreting, French/English, Spanish/English. Legal, medical, commercial, general. Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists.
Area Covered: All areas formore...Translation and Interpreting, French/English, Spanish/English. Legal, medical, commercial, general. Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists.
Area Covered: All areas for Translation, Teesside for Interpreting
Work Experience Summary: Language Pairs: French to English / Spanish to English (Legal, Medical, Commercial, General)
As a freelance translator, I work from both French and Spanish into English in a variety of fields: legal (such as correspondence, power of attorney, contracts, court rulings, birth/marriage/death certificates, etc.), medical (various), commercial (from correspondence to advertising on products) and general. I also work as a freelance interpreter.
I have been a member of the Institute (now Chartered) of Linguists since 1986, have a BA (Hon) as well as the Institute of Linguists Diploma in Translation.
I adhere to the Institute of Linguists\' Code of Ethics, and always ensure that I meet the Client\'s requirements, including meeting deadlines.
I can bring the qualities of conscientiousness, sensitiveness, confidentiality, and flexibility to the business relationship, and have a proven track record.
\"A professional service handled with care\".
Since 1986 translated as part of various employments as a bilingual secretary including in London.
Worked in liaison with translators at Western European Union in London before it transferred to Brussels.
Translated documents for the Deputy Director of European Anti-Piracy Operations (Intellectual Property) for the Motion Picture Export Association of America.
Many confidential legal translations for private clients.
Translations for various agencies, including Leeds City Council.
I have always had very positive feedback from clients both verbally, and since I devised the Client Feedback Evaluation Questionnaires. For example, comments I have received include:
Accuracy of Translation: Excellent
Turnaround of Service: Excellent
Accessibility of Service: Excellent
Extent to which Translator met Client requirements and expectations: Excellent
Value for Money: Excellent
âï¿½ï¿½Catherine gave a very professional service at competitive rates. The translation was done and delivered within days. Catherine found out relevant information and did what was required. Faultless service, highly recommendedâï¿½ï¿½
Education Summary: BA(Hon) in Applied Language Studies
Institute of Linguists Diploma in Translation
Translator and Interpreter