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Siru Laine

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I am a professional Finnish linguist residing in Spain. My main languages are Finnish, English, Icelandic, Italian, Spanish, and Esperanto.
$30 USD/hr
13 reviews
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  • 95%Jobs Completed
  • 100%On Budget
  • 100%On Time
  • 9%Repeat Hire Rate

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Experience

Senior Internal Linguist

Feb 2014 - Aug 2017 (3 years)

- ensuring translated documents mirror the original source - detecting and correcting errors in the translated document - performing non-linguistic revisions and target checks - creating glossaries and updating translation memories - participating in conference calls with clients - coaching freelance linguists

Freelance Translator

Oct 2012

Translating files and subtitling

Assistant for International Students

Jun 2009 - Aug 2009 (2 months)

Providing 24/7 phone assistance for international students participating summer courses in Icelandic, tutoring, traveling, paperwork at the office

Assistant in an After-School Program

Sep 2008 - Jun 2009 (9 months)

Taking care of children in an after-school program, teaching and supervising various activities including arts and crafts and sports

Superior Cashier

Sep 2007 - May 2008 (8 months)

nventory, ordering goods, shelf-stocking, giving breaks to other cashiers, working as a cashier when needed, handling the turning in and accounting of cash; balancing cash drawer and receipts, training new cashiers, assisting in clean-up

Camp Counselor

Jun 2005 - Aug 2008 (3 years)

Teaching and supervising various activities including bible study, sports, arts and crafts, music and group-building activities

Education

Master of Arts in Translation Studies

2010 - 2012 (2 years)

Erasmus Exchange Programme

2011 - 2012 (1 year)

EILCs Intensive Language Course

2011 - 2011 (1 month)

Bachelor of Arts in Icelandic as a Second Language

2007 - 2010 (3 years)

Certifications

EILCs Diploma (2011)

EILC

A diploma awarded by the Università per Stranieri di Perugia, stating that I have completed a 4-week intensive course in Italian with a final grade of 29/30.

Publications

Frá Suvitupa til Rugxa Marcxo. Rýnt í þýðingar Sjálfstæðs fólks eftir Halldór Laxness á sex tungumálum

A Master's thesis about the novel Sjálfstætt fólk by Halldór Laxness and its translations in six languages; Finnish, Swedish, English, Italian, Spanish and Esperanto.

Certifications

  • Spanish 1
    100%
  • Swedish 1
    93%
  • Italian to English Translation
    88%
  • Italian 3
    83%
  • US English Level 3
    80%

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