- Sheffield, GB
- £15 /hr
- Available now
Educated to Ph.D level, I have both an academic and commercial background, which means I'm ideally suited to provide a professional, accurate and fast service, both to companiesmore...Educated to Ph.D level, I have both an academic and commercial background, which means I'm ideally suited to provide a professional, accurate and fast service, both to companies and individuals.
My wide-ranging translation experience covers contracts and technical documents to tourist brochures, academic manuscripts and exhibition work. My translations have appeared in the Louvre and Pompidou Centre, EU publications, as well as for leading world-wide companies such as HP, Airbus/Sogerma, Germanwings, Android, Amazon, among others.
My editing and proofreading work has covered many areas and numerous different styles, from website blogs and SEO texts to academic manuscripts.
Finally, I am an experienced tutor, providing both group and individual French language tuition from beginners up to degree level at adult evening classes and university lectures and seminars.
Area Covered: Sheffield & Remote Locations
Work Experience Summary:
Trained as a researcher and writer, I have a sharp eye for detail. I am a recommended copyeditor and proofreader for a number of publishers, having worked on academic and non-fiction manuscripts on a range of topics including, but not limited to, the Arts and Social Sciences, Law and the Legal System, Business and the Humanities.
My translation experience has varied from finance and legal documents, to tourist brochures, conservation and environmental reviews, renewable energy, business & marketing texts and web copy.
Having successfully gained a distinction in MA French Studies with translation at the University of Sheffield, I am currently completing my doctorate in French Studies.
I have completed a course in TEI and XML mark-up (including basic HTML) and worked for a number of years part-time as an administrator, which means that I have an extremely high level of IT skills, (Mac and PC User).
BA (Hons) French & German: University of Sheffield
MA (Distinction) French Studies with Translation
PhD (Currently completing doctorate in French Literature and Language)
Voiceover, Translator, Editor, Digital Publisher - Experienced & Professional