- London, GB
- £7 /hr
- Available now
I have over two years experience in translation from English and over three months experience from French to Turkish. I have both performed oral and written translation in differentmore...I have over two years experience in translation from English and over three months experience from French to Turkish. I have both performed oral and written translation in different occasions.
I am also experienced in editing, proofreading and transcription.
I would like to work in these areas on a freelance basis.
My performance is high while working to strict deadlines and under pressure. I am very meticulous, with a good eye for detail.
Area Covered: Translation, transcription
Job Title: Press Office Assistant
Company: Turkish Embassy London
Description: Translated several articles, editorials and comments from the British press into Turkish
Analysed and monitored media coverage of Turkey in the British press
Compiled research in response to queries from British journalists, dealt with interview and information requests, contributed to official correspondence
Coordinated media arrangements and accreditation for the Turkish President's state visit to the UK in November 2011, attended planning meetings with officials from the FCO and Buckingham Palace as required, responded to interview requests, distributed information to journalists
Developed and emailed press releases; prepared daily newsletters and reports
Supervised interns; maintained office databases, filing and archiving systems
Job Title: Freelance Transcriber
Company: Dragoman Language Technologies Limited
Description: Transcribed audio files (interview and conference texts) in English and Turkish
Job Title: Freelance Editor
Company: KA Research Limited
Description: Edited and proofread various texts in English
Field of Study: European Cultural Policy and Management
University / College: University of Warwick
Field of Study: Media and Communication Systems
University / College: Istanbul Bilgi University
Degree: High School Diploma
Field of Study: Social Sciences
University / College: Saint Benoit French High School