Takako Kojima

Freelance Japanese Translator & Copywriter

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Location:Québec, Quebec, Canada
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/takakokojima
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$35
Rate/Hr
Experience

2000-2015 Freelance translator QC, Canada
English-Japanese, French-Japanese

2006-2014 Olympus NDT, Canada QC, Canada
Technical translator

1998-2000 Recruit Corp. Fukuoka
Planning & Sales of Advertisement
Sales, writing and editing advertisements
of monthly magazine

1996-1997 Rikei Corp. Tokyo
Public relations & Advertisement
In charge of printing (catalogues, brochures, manuals)
Wrote and issued News Releases
Communicated with media, negotiated with printing traders
Estimated budget for public relations
Directed shooting company videos
Translated manuals
Macintosh / Adobe Page maker

1995-1996 COMPAQ Tokyo
Technical Support
Customer Support on Nifty Serve
Special support section for computers damaged by earthquakes
Windows, Access, Word, Excel, telecommunications soft wares

1994-1995 Paris Eiga (film distributor) & TPO (editorial agent) Tokyo
Public relations & Advertisement
In charge of printing and editing (public relations magazines)
Communicated with media, negotiated with printing traders
Estimated budget for public relations
Directed shooting company videos
Translated manuals
Macintosh / Adobe Page maker

1993-1995 Japan Hewlett-Packard Tokyo
Secretary
Administrative secretary of DCL engineers
In charge of printing
UNIX, Windows, Power point, Word, Excel, etc.

1991-1993 NetWorld Tokyo
Sales Support & Promotion
Negotiated & Communicated with distributors and traders
Managed stock
Order products abroad through Import

Skills Certificate of Professional Translation

Certificate of Japanese Language Instructor Level 3
Teaching Licenses for secondary school, 1991
STEP Test 2nd grade, 1987
Secretarial Skills Certificate Examination 3rd Class, 1987
Well experienced in word processors, personal computers
and software such as MS-Office
Well experienced in printing, editing and advertising

References Available on request.

Education
2005 Correspondance
University of Toronto
School of Continuing Studies
Certificate of Professional Translation – Japanese Advanced

2003
Université du Québec à Montréal
Certificat de Français écrit pour non francophone

2001
Immigration Québec
Centre d’Orientation de Formation pour les immigrants
Formation de la langue française Niveau 4 & 5

2000
Educational Information Institute Fukuoka
Level 3 of the Japanese Language Instructor course

1998
University of New Brunswick
English Language Program Advanced Course
Certificate in English Language

1997-1998
University College of Caribou
ESL Course
Certificate for International Communications

1987-1991
Waseda University
BA, in Sociology
Qualification in teaching Social Studies (Junior & High school)
Qualification in Social Worker (Sub-supervisor)
Activities 2001
Volunteer stuff for Jeux de la Francophonie
1997
Managed Burmese Cooking Class
1996
Chofu Film Festival Committee PR (Volunteer)
1995
Maru-ten (exhibited paintings in group art exhibition)
1995
Assistant director shooting a video in Burma
Hobby Books, Movies, Paintings, Travel, Numerology
Language Japanese, English, French
Skills (2) Rating
Japanese Translation
Copywriting