04/05/2014

French translation services in Oxford: Why choose me

There are so many translators out there that finding the right one is not always straightforward. Below are the main reasons why you can trust me with your translation project:

My profile

- French = native language | English = language of habitual use
- 3 specialist qualifications in languages & translation
- Member of 3 professional Translation & Interpreting organisations 
- Over 10 years’ experience as a professional linguist in the UK

My approach

- Detailed and informative responses to initial enquiries
- Availability, confidentiality & professionalism 
- Focus on message and style
- Quality assurance: research, proofreading

My track record

- 100% satisfaction – with recommendations from language agencies and direct clients
- Positive feedback
- Samples of past translations available on request

I hope this gives a general overview of who I am and what I do.
I’m happy to help with specific requirements - just get in touch to tell me more about your project.

Why choose me

Professional linguist with 13 years' experience
Translator, teacher & interpreter since 2004
Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists
Member of the International Association of Professional Translators & Interpreters

Translation experience
Certified translation of official documents:
- birth/marriage/divorce certificates
- diplomas, transcripts & references
- legal/medical/insurance documents
Academic articles/literary essays
Business/marketing communications
CRM software

Interpreting experience
Court hearings
Medical and work-related
Edinburgh International Film Festival 2010
Arts/cultural events
'Fixer' for French TV

Teaching experience
Language assistant at prestigious Fettes College
Teacher at 3 leading UK universities
Organised a T&I workshop

Qualifications
First degree in English Studies
MSc in Translation Studies
Professional Graduate Diploma In Secondary Education (French & Spanish)