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Raquel Bahamonde Barreiro

Translator and Interpreter

Work experience

May 2014Jul 2014

YLE Cambridge Examinations Marker

Universidad de Salamanca

Functions: 

- Marking exams.

- Monitoring other marker's work.

- Compilation of statistics regarding the productivity of the group.

Oct 2013Oct 2013

Spanish Interpreter

International League of Conservation Photographers

Interpreter during the WILD 10 conference. Languages: EN>ES. Topics - Photography, Conservation, Nature, Environment. Simultaneous interpreting. 

Aug 2013Aug 2013

Spanish Interpreter

Initiatives of Change

Interpreter during the Learning How to Life in a Multicultural World Conference. Languages: EN<>ES, DE>ES. Topics - Social Stigmas, Multiculturalism, Ethics, Race Issues. Simultaneous, consecutive and whispered interpreting.

Mar 2013Mar 2013

Interpreter

Universidad de Salamanca

Intepreter at conferences hosted by the Translation Faculty in Salamanca:

-ComoLoOyes Youg Editors. Languages: EN>ES. Simultaneous interpreting.

-La Cultura del Recuerdo. Languages: DE>ES. Topics: the Fall of the Berlin Wall, GDR, Cold War. Simultaneous interpreting.

Oct 2012Oct 2012

Interpreter

Roscrea Travel

Interpreter during the SOTUR tourism fair held in Ávila (Spain) for the Irish agency Roscrea Travel. Languages: EN<>ES. Consecutive interpreting.

Mar 2012Jun 2012

Translator

United Nations/Universidad de Salamanca

Translation of the UN web site, according to the Memorandum of Understanding between the UN-Secretariat and the Universidad de Salamanca. Languages: EN>ES. Topics: Ethics, Human Rights, Environmental Issues.

Education

20132014

Master in Advanced English Studies

Universidad de Salamanca

Posgraduate program. Majors: American Literature, Romantic Literature, Linguistics, CLIL Methodology.

20082013

Grado en Traducción e Interpretación

Universidad de Salamanca

Bachelor's degree. Specialization in both translation and interpreting. Languages: Spanish, English and German.

20092010

Translationswissenschaft

Leopold-Franzens Universität Innsbruck

Erasmus year.

Skills

Spanish and Galician

Native speaker of both languages.

English

Main foreign language. Level C1.

Italian

Foreign language. Level A2.

German

Foreign language. Level: B2

Chinese

Basic knowledge. Currently studying.

Russian

Basic knowledge. Currently studying. 

French

Foreign language. Level: B2.

TAO

Use of computer assited translation tools such as Trados and DéjàVu

Rugby player

Rugby player at the C.R.A.T. A Coruña rugby club.