IrinaG

Freelance Russian Translator & Translator

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Location:Cary, North Carolina, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/irinag
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IRINA GLABUCHEK

Date of Birth: 25 June 1981
Citizenship and permanent residence: Kyrgyzstan (Kyrgyz Republic)
Current residence: North Carolina, USA

Experience

Presently: on maternity leave (will be available in March 2013)

28 June 2011 - 27 June 2012: United Nations Development Program (UNDP) (Country Office and Projects in the Kyrgyz Republic)

Position: Translator (Individual Contract) - remote position

Duties: Russian/English translation of documents (reports, briefings, press releases, information notes, surveys, reviews, brochures, programme/project documents, operational documents, directives, model agreements, diplomatic and other official correspondence and etc.) for UN Resident Coordinator’s Office, UNDP Country Office (UNDP Senior Policy Adviser, UNDP Operations Manager), Global Fund’s HIV/AIDS Programme, UNDP/EU Border Management Programme.

24 January 2011 - 20 May 2011: United Nations Development Program (UNDP) (Country Office in the Kyrgyz Republic)

Position: Programme Associate, Peace and Development Programme (ICS-6)

Duties: Ensuring effective delivery of the programme by managing data and supporting programme implementation consistent with UNDP rules and regulations.

Relevant to the position applied for: translation of diplomatic communications and other official correspondence (including letters to/from high-level government officials, such as Ministers, Deputy Ministers, Prime Minister and President of the Kyrgyz Republic), programme documents, memoranda, agreements, reports, briefings and etc. (on a day-to-day basis), editing and proof-reading, interpretation at meetings and workshops (for the immediate supervisor).

01 September 2008 – 23 January 2011: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) (Country Office in the Kyrgyz Republic)

Position: Executive Associate to UN Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative (ICS-6)

Duties: Ensuring effective and efficient functioning of the RC/RR office, with full confidentiality in all aspects of assignment, maintenance of protocol procedures, management of information flow and follow-up on deadlines and commitments made. Working in close collaboration with UNDP staff, UN Agencies, international community and national authorities to ensure efficient flow of information, actions on instructions, agendas.

Relevant to the position applied for: translation of diplomatic communications and official correspondence (including letters to/from high-level government officials, such as Ministers, Deputy Ministers, Prime Minister and President of the Kyrgyz Republic), political and economic reviews and reports, briefing materials, press articles (on a day-to-day basis), editing and proof-reading (on a day-to-day basis), occasional interpretation at meetings (for the immediate supervisor).

28 May 2007 – 01 September 2008: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) (Country Office in the Kyrgyz Republic)

Position: Executive Assistant to Deputy Resident Representative (ICS-5)

Duties: Ongoing support to the Deputy Resident Representative and maintenance of the UNDP Country Office’s registry system.

Relevant to the position applied for: translation of official correspondence, press articles, editing and proof-reading, occasional interpretation at meetings.

03 January 2007 – 27 May 2007: Lorenz Brussels-Geneva-Bishkek LLC (international law firm, Bishkek Office, Kyrgyz Republic)

Position: Office Administrator/Translator

Duties: administrative and secretarial assistance to the lawyers, translation of documents.

Relevant to the position applied for: translation of legal and business documents (contracts, agreements, etc), litigation materials, press articles and etc.

December 2006: USAID, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic

Position: Interpreter/Translator

Duties: Interpretation at meetings and written translation for a short-term mission of USAID political consultants.

November 2006: OSCE, Police Assistance Programme, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic

Position: Interpreter/Translator

Duties: Interpretation at meetings, translation of written materials and the mission’s final report for a short-term mission of human rights assessment experts.

September 2006 - October 2006: 24-Hour Translation Agency

Position: Freelance Translator - remote work for a translation agency based in Dubai, AE

Duties: Translation of legal and business documents (contracts, agreements).

January 2006 – August 2006: OSCE, Police Assistance Programme, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic

Position: Interpreter/Translastor

Duties: interpretation at meetings, training seminars and during outreach activities and campaigns, translation of work plans, training materials and reports.


May 2004 – January 2006: LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene and MacRae LLP (representative office of an international law firm based in Brussels), Bishkek Office, Kyrgyz Republic

Position: Office Administrator/Translator

Duties: administrative and secretarial assistance to the lawyers, translation of documents.

Relevant to the position applied for: translation of legal and business documents (contracts, agreements, etc), litigation materials, press articles and etc.

Education

1997 – 1998: Perry County High School, Tennessee, USA
ACCELS High School Exchange Program

1998 – 2000: Bishkek Humanities University, Bishkek - 1st and 2nd years of university studies
? Foreign Languages and Literature

2000 – 2003: American University in Central Asia (transferred from above), Bishkek - 3rd and 4th years of university studies
? British – American Studies

2003 – 2004: International University of Kyrgyzstan (transferred from above), Bishkek - 5th year of university studies
? Diploma of Specialist in Foreign Languages and Literature (English)

IT Skills

- Knowledge of Atlas (financial, human resources, procurement and programme management modules);
- Knowledge of MS Office Programmes;
- Knowledge of web-based systems;
- Excellent typing skills (in English and Russian);
- Ability to work with office equipment.

Languages

Russian: native
English: fluent
Spanish: intermediate
Skills (2) Rating
Russian Translation
Translation