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Desiree D. | Elance
 
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Desiree D.

Native Dutch, Language expert
   Netherlands
  |   Rijswijk, Zuid-Holland
  |  11:20 am Local Time

Overview

Dedicated, precise, professional and fast language buff.

My areas of expertise include mobile apps (iOS and Android), hardware, software, communication, engineering, internet, web content, social media, travel and tourism.

With 100% proficiency in both languages and cultures and with my professional experience I can communicate in a range of local and international contexts in an appropriate, authentic and credible manner and localize your content to the Dutch market in the right tone.

I work extensively with several TM tools like...

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Service Description

Native Dutch and academically trained (MA in English Language & Culture cum laude, Leiden University). Having worked in international environments for all my working life and translating professionally from English into Dutch (and vice versa), translating has become second nature to me.

This is what I do:

- Translation English- Dutch
- Translation Dutch- English
- Translation Spanish- Dutch
- Proofreading/editing of Dutch texts
- Proofreading/editing of English texts

To me communication is key, I am well organised and an efficient time-manager.

I am always interested to broaden my horizons and welcome all suggestions for possible future collaborations.

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Employment

incrediblue
Translator
2014 - Present
Translation and proofreading of website
Airbnb
Translator/proofreader
2012 - Present
EN-NL Localization/Translation/LQA of web & marketing content
Various online businesses
Freelance translator/proofreader
2012 - Present
EN-NL Software localization of Android and iOS mobile apps EN-NL Translation of software tutorials and manuals EN-NL Translation of hardware and mobile (accessories) products EN-NL/NL-EN...
Netherlands Society for Public Health and Science
Virtual Assistant
1995 - Present
Organizing yearly prize award and logistics of local seminars, correspondence with regard to requests of information and board matters, central archiving, design and maintenance of website,...
Whisper app
Localizer
2014 - 2014
Localizer of mobile app
Knowledge Accelerators
Translator
2014 - 2014
Translator of software manuals and instructions

Education

University of Leiden
Masters of Art
2002 - 2007
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Dutch
English
translation
localization
proofreading
website
apps
iOS
Android
editing
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