- London, GB
- £15 /hr
- Available now
I am highly organised and efficient in an office environment. I speak fluent Spanish and Portuguese (Brazilian) and have previously provided translation services for television.more...I am highly organised and efficient in an office environment. I speak fluent Spanish and Portuguese (Brazilian) and have previously provided translation services for television. I am an excellent writer and meticulous editor capable of providing content that delivers the required message accurately, economically and creatively. I am also able to provide other office duties such as administration, diary management and general support work.
Area Covered: London
Work Experience Summary: Lesley Howard Languages, London - Freelance translator providing Spanish and Portuguese translation services for television, film and video. Previous work has included a Panorama documentary on the shooting of Jean Charles de Menezes, a John Cruikshank programme on the Mayan civilisation and a programme investigating black magic in hispanic countries.
The Good Agency, London - Business Development Manager
The Good Agency is the UK’s largest communications agency dedicated to social, ethical and environmental issues. My main duties included business development in the not-for-profit and private sectors, new product development for internal communications corporate responsibility projects, agency internal communications, environmental sector research, client management, Customer Service and proposal coordination.
Lesley Howard Languages, London - Freelance translator providing Spanish and Portuguese translation services for television, film and video. I continue to provide translation services for this agency commitments permitting.
Michael O’Mara Books Ltd, London - Foreign Rights Executive
Selling translation and co-edition rights for both adult and children’s titles to Spain, Portugal and Latin America. I was responsible for worldwide export customers and distributors in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa and provided management support for UK accounts. The role’s main duties included International Account Management, business development and customer service.
Education Summary: Professional Qualifications
•Fluent oral and written Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese
•London School of Journalism • Travel Writing Diploma
•London School of Publishing • Editorial Diploma
•Manchester University - BA Hons 2:1 Hispanic Studies (Spanish and Portuguese)
•Charterhouse, Surrey • 3 A Levels: English (A), French (B), Spanish (C)
•St Mary’s Calne, Wiltshire • 9 GCSEs
Translator / administrator