In previous roles, I managed translation and localization projects and remote teams of translators and proofreaders.
Translation of various documents such as contracts, tourism brochures and destination presentations, marketing materials, websites, letters, notarial deeds, etc. for clients around the world. Areas of expertise include: dairy, website translation and localization, technical/construction, legal, finance and accounting, wastewater treatment, automotive, tourism
Finding suppliers of new cars, translating equipment and option lists of proposed vehicles, negotiating terms and prices, organizing international transport, sales to private and professional customers.
Co-founder and owner of One Word LLC, a translation agency
Translating and interpreting for corporate clients, project management of translation and localization projects, setting up and management of teams, recruiting staff, freelance translators and interpreters, administration of the whole company, invoicing, collecting payments, handling clients and prospecting, negotiating prices and deadlines with clients and subcontractors.
- Introduced and maintained ISO 9001 QA standard
- Developed the company, reaching a revenue of €300,000 in services, being the 8th biggest translation agency in the country
- Managed about 100 people (staff and freelancers) around the country and the region
- Acquired and retained renowned accounts such as Danone, Michelin, Soldata, Veolia, etc
Founder and manager of this small translation agency.
Responsibilities included as above. Closed the company to found One Word LLC. Jun 2000— May 2001
Credit Administration Officer in Global Corporate Banking
Daily reporting on overdrafts and credit lines, monthly reporting on bad loans, setting up the control procedure for securities dealing for private customers, together with the Treasury department and maintaining such control
Course on translation and interpreting techniques, methods, CAT tools, conference interpreting.
Course in macroeconomics, miroeconomics, marketing, accounting, organizational development, statistics, law.
Exchange student within the EU's ERASMUS program as part of the economics studies at Corvinus University - ESSCA Angers.
Studies in International Marketing, Production Cycle Technologies and Italian language.
MemoQ CAT software, MS Office Suite, etc.
Native level - certified translator
Native level - all education in French-speaking environment, considered second mother tongue
Good comunication skills
Basic communication level - to be further improved