Experience

  • Translator, Editor, Language Lead

    at EE vertalingen

    May 2008 - at Present

    Provincie Zuid-Holland

    Freelance translator /editor/ language lead (GermanDutch and Swedish/EnglishDutch) Specialist areas: Marketing (apps, websites, blogs, brochures), Software (Adobe, Microsoft, ERP, financial software, apps) Fashion, Sports, Business, EU, Energy Environment, Logistics, Entertainment, Consumer products (manuals), Health (general), Food & Nutrition, Education.

  • Coordinator translation projects/ language trainings

    at Alpha Talen

    January 2012 - November 2013

    Provincie Zuid-Holland

    Project management of translation projects and responsible for sales and marketing activities, organisation of business language trainings, vendor management, proofreading and translation.

  • Account executive

    at Esperanto WBT

    January 2002 - May 2008

    Provincie Zuid-Holland

    Project management of translations projects, client advice and support, acquisition, vendor management, translation and proofreading of German, Dutch, English and Swedish texts.

  • Project coordinator

    at Berlitz GlobalNET

    January 2000 - January 2002

    Provincie Noord-Holland

    Management of localization projects and terminology management, translation and proofreading of software/ Help texts, ISO quality management

  • Junior Communication Advisor

    at Ministry of Transpor

    January 1999 - January 2000

    Provincie Zuid-Holland

    Organisation of a exhibition together with Museum voor Communicatie, The Hague.

Education

  • Propedeuse Scandinavian Languages and Cultures

    at University of Amsterdam

    2009 - 2011 (2 years) Provincie Noord-Holland

  • Bachelor Translation Studies

    at Hogeschool West-Nederland voor Vertaler en Tolk

    1999 - 2002 (3 years) Provincie Zuid-Holland

  • Master's degree International Organisations and relations

    at University of Groningen

    1991 - 1997 (6 years) Provincie Zuid-Holland

Services offered

  • Translation, editing, project management, language consultancy

    Freelance translator /editor/ language lead (GermanDutch and
    Swedish/EnglishDutch)

    Specialist areas: Marketing (apps, websites, blogs, brochures), Software
    (Adobe, Microsoft, ERP, financial software, apps) Fashion, Sports,
    Business, EU, Energy Environment, Logistics, Entertainment, Consume

Languages

  • Dutch Native

  • German Negotiation

  • English Negotiation

  • Swedish Conversation

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