Raiza Nieves

Freelance French Translator & Language Translator

Location:Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
2 Skills
? Over 10 years of experience offering superior translation and interpretation services
? Excellent written and verbal command of Spanish, English, Russian and French languages
? Subject areas include, but are not limited to: Arts, Finance, Business General, Information Technology, Law & Legal, Economics, Education, Humanistic Studies, Literature, Science, Telecommunications, Medicine (general)
? Strong ability to respond and act under pressure in an effective and appropriate manner
? Strong reputation for completion of precise, on-time and accurate translations
? Experienced with SDL TRADOS, Wordfast software suites, ensuring and optimizing accuracy of translated material
? Computer proficient and skilled using the following: Windows Vista, Windows 7, Internet Explorer, MS Office 2010 (Excel, Word, Outlook, Power Point), Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop



? Ensured that translations were precise by proofreading prior to delivery
? Communicated with the client regarding inquiries, comments, additional information about the material
? Negotiated payment rates for translation services
? Prepared accurate translations in an efficient and timely manner
? Translated written materials such as books, magazine articles, handbooks, correspondence, legal documents and other
? Paid close attention to detail in order to maintain the original context of the material
? Maintained sensitivity to culture and to the appropriate use and context of descriptive words and phrases


? Paid close attention to voice volume and fluctuations in order to accurately deliver messages
? Completed consecutive interpretation by taking accurate notes in writing, with the use of transcription techniques
? Remained culturally sensitive and neutral at all times in order to deliver professional and accurate communication
? Asked the client for clarification in order to ensure accuracy when messages were unclear
? Adhered to company confidentiality protocols
Interpreted languages to small groups of up to 18 individuals