Work History

Work History
Sep 2003 - Present

Translation Service Provider

Freelance

Cooperation with various firms, agencies and individual clients.

Sep 2009 - Jul 2010

Office Manager

Streetwise Translations
  • In-house translation.
  • Project Management (assigning work to freelance translators, proof-reading, ensuring translation work is sent to customers by the agreed deadlines).
  • Handling incoming enquiries and offering quotations.
  • Running operational aspects of Streetwise.
  • Dealing with telephone calls, e-mails, correspondence etc.
May 2007 - Jan 2009

Assistant to Commercial, Legal and Financial departments/ translator

REDS S.A.
  • Communication with public authorities, newspapers, banks and the company’s branches in Greece and abroad.
  • Translation of various corporate documents (marketing, legal, financial).
Dec 2006 - May 2007

Assistant to Legal Counsel

AEGEAN AIRLINES S.A.
  • Drafting of the company’s minutes and organization of the department’s records/ travel arrangements.
  • Translation of various corporate documents (marketing, legal, financial).
Nov 2003 - Dec 2006

Assistant to Legal Counsel

DAPHNE COMMUNICATIONS S.A.
  • Translation of various corporate documents (marketing, legal, financial).
  • Coordination of correspondence and interdepartmental communication.
  • Scheduling of appointments, diary management and travel arrangements.

Education

Education
Oct 2003 - Jun 2004

Honours Degree of Bachelor of Arts in Applied Languages and Translation

Portsmouth University

Certifications

Certified English Language Teacher (Ministry of Nat. Education and Religious Affairs)

Nov. 2000- Has no expiration

Summary

Full time freelance translator/reviewer with considerable expertise in my specialist fields (see below). After seven years experience as a professional translator and one year experience as a project manager in a UK translation company I am in the position to provide my clients with high-quality translations while keeping deadlines and respecting customer needs.

Language Pairs

  • English to Greek: Translation, Review, Proofreading
  • Greek to English: Translation (specific fields), Review, Proofreading
  • German to Greek: Translation, Review, Proofreading
  • Greek to German: Translation (specific fields), Review, Proofreading

Fields of Expertise

MEDICINE:

  • Medical reports, devices, regulations etc.
  • Medical certificates, anatomy atlases, diplomas etc

BUSINESS & FINANCE:

  • Internal company reports, minutes of meetings, business plans, company newsletters etc.
  • Public tenders’ documentation.

LAW:

  • Various contracts, power of attorney, supporting documents for court proceedings and trials etc.
  • Public authorities certificates, official gazettes etc.

MARKETING/ TOURISM & TRAVEL:

  • Advertising and promotional material (such as magazine ads, brochures, press releases, packaging, websites etc.) in areas such as: real estate, publishing, aviation etc.
  • Travel agency brochures, short guides to islands

Skills

Skills

IT

OS: Microsoft Windows (XP/ Vista/ 7) Office Applications: Microsoft Office System (2003/2007)  

CAT Tools

Wordfast