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Nicole Hawkesford | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 30, 2014

Nicole Hawkesford

Translation between French and English
   United Kingdom
  |   Wadebridge, Cornwall
  |  11:42 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $17

I have experience in the tourism, retail and charity sectors as well as Mac/iOS technology and apps. I have excellent general and report writing skills; my Elance FR>EN Translation rating is 91%.
I speak French to a very advanced level, having studied it since primary school at bilingual institutions. I also studied Spanish to A level, and continued that study whilst at a French university, so I am happy working in combination with French, Spanish and my mother tongue, English. In my final undergraduate exams I achieved excellent grades in...

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Portfolio

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Skills (5)

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English-French Translation
English To French Translation Skills Test
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French-English Translation
French To English Translation Skills Test
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English
English Vocabulary Test (UK Version)
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (UK Version)
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French Vocabulary Skills Test
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Service Description

I can provide Translation services between French and English and from Spanish into English.
I have ITI Associate membership, and am currently studying my MA Translation.
My experience means I would be best placed to translate Third Sector fundraising documents, Hospitality & Tourism sector promotional materials, website content, apps and similar, but I am happy to discuss any job.
I will gladly complete a short test translation to demonstrate my skills, and for small charities I may consider pro-bono work.

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Employment

Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust
Retail and Projects Assistant
2009 - Present
Assisting the Retail Manager in all areas of Charity Retail shops; fundraising; volunteer and staff supervision; stocking of shops; stock control; Trialling and project management of eBay sales and...
Various Hotels
Housekeeper & Head of Housekeeping
2004 - 2009
Extensive experience working in housekeeping in the Hotel sector, from 2004 to 2009 at the following establishments; Gurnard's Head Hotel; Royal Hotel, Truro (Now Mannings); Pendower Beach House...

Education

University of the West of England
Masters in Translation Studies
2010 - Present
Truro & Penwith College
GSC Project Management for Business
2011 - 2011
University of Keele
BSC Dual Honours Forensic Science and French
2006 - 2010

Keywords

French
English
Translation
Apps
Tourism
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