LilyDovePrincess

Freelance French Translator & German Translator

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Location:Potchefstroom, North West, South Africa
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/lilydoveprincess
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Profile: Freelance translator with versatile knowledge of French, German, English, Afrikaans and Dutch. Strong research capacity, good technical know-how of computer applications and conversant with various computer programs. Thorough handling of clients. Persists in difficult situations and in coping with demanding tasks or personnel. Multifaceted and pleasant communication ability, as well as sharp observation skills and recapitulating observations. Good leadership skills with training in education.

Experience:
I have done voluntary translation work for the following institutions:

1. English - Afrikaans (Long term project)
Peaceculture - Stories for a Culture of peace (http://www.peaceculture.net)
Word count: 33, 386
Martin Auer
mail@peaceculture.net

2. English - French (Long term project)
Catalytic Communities (http://www.catcomm.org)
Word count: 2,600
Theresa Williamson (Executive Director)
Theresa@catcomm.org

3. English - Afrikaans
Harambee Schools Kenya (http://www.hsk.org.uk/af)
Word count: 930
Will Snell (Chairman)
will@hsk.org.uk

I have done professional work for the following institutions:

TRANSLATION BUREAU INFOTECH VOF
Translation of Dutch menus to Afrikaans and English
Word count: 240
Hendrik Wevers
infotech@zeelandnet.nl

2. ICI LA-BAS Translation Agency
Translation of medical documents from French to Afrikaans
Word count: 4,150
Claire Valet
claire@icilabas.com
http://www.icilabas.com

3. STC-SA Pty (Ltd) Dutch Company specialising in the Maritime Sector
Translation of learning material for courses from Dutch to English:
MARITIME TRAINING MANUAL
Word count: 21, 814

LOGISTICS TRAINING MANUAL
Word count: 28, 387

BOOK ABOUT COMPANY HISTORY
Word count: 36, 721
Flagan Fouche
flagan@stc-sa.co.za

4. THE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL FOR CHILDREN (Jan 2011)
Translation of Background/Introductory documents from English to Afrikaans and from Afrikaans to English
Word count: 2,827 +
Jan van der Merwe
+27 79 4477 063
ojtoys@yahoo.com

I don’t have a specific area of expertise, but like to do translation work in the following areas: Psychology, Culinary, Literature, Numerology, Astrology, Mysticism, Magic & Witchcraft, Mysterious and unexplained events, New Age subjects, Paganism, Environmental Awareness and Conservation, Literacy, Games, Quizzes, Crossword Puzzles, Philosophy, Personal Growth, Work from Home Opportunities. On the other hand, I would like to do assignments in other fields as well to broaden my horizon and to make my knowledge database more flexible.

Education: - Subjects at School (Gr ade 12 level): Afrikaans, English, German, Biology,
History, Geography
- University Degree (B.A.) with the following subjects: French, Afrikaans-
Netherlands, English, Psychology and Communications.
- 1 year Higher Education Diploma (HED)

Specializes in the following language pairs:
English > Afrikaans
German > Afrikaans
French > Afrikaans
Dutch > Afrikaans
Afrikaans > English