TRANSLATOR –ENGLISH, SPANISH, PORTUGUESE

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Marketing · Localization · International Marketing · Market Research

Finance · Web Translation ·Cross- Cultural Communication

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

HISPANIATRANSLATIONS

Freelance Translator                                                                                                                                2009-Present                                                                                                                                                     

Translator for TEDMedia (2013)

INTERAMERICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK

  • SP> EN Translated a 15,588 word document outlining the Bank's guidelines and procedures directed at consultants wishing to give their consulting services for projects in Latin America.

SAFETYNET BY LOJACK

  • EN> SPTranslated marketing material and presentations for the company's new medical device product.
  • SP> ENTranslated video clip of company's interview originally aired on Spanish television for the Hispanic market.
  • EN> PTTranslated marketing brochures into Portuguese introducing their product to a new segment of the Latino market.

SPECIAL PROJECT- NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER- Miami, Florida

  • EN> SP Translated website from English to Spanish directed mainly to the new projects initiated by the National Hurricane Center. Provided language/linguistic skills to convert highly technical product descriptions from English to Spanish with translations that are accurate and reflect the style and manner of expression of native Spanish-speaker.

Software: SDL TRADOS 2009, Web Editor Komposer

Business English Teaching and Translations

Freelance Translator 2007-2009

Translated for and worked with major client Direct TV Latino translating their monthly magazine of movie reviews, show time and sport events schedules

Marketing, Advertising and Market Research

  • ·SP> EN Translated and localized creative copy to retain the essence of the intended message. Copies like surveys, articles for specific trade industries, direct mail pieces, and video/commercial scripts.

Education and Professional Training

Florida International University- Miami, Florida

Academic Certificate in Translation and Interpretation Studies 

Bachelor of Arts in International Relations

Member- Association of Translators and Interpreters of Florida (ATIF) –An ATA Chapter