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@sirulaine
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Member since November, 2012
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Siru Laine

I am a professional linguist My main languages are Finnish, English, Icelandic, Italian, and Esperanto.

$20 USD/hr
13 Reviews
4.9
  • 95%Jobs Completed
  • 100%On Budget
  • 100%On Time
  • 10%Repeat Hire Rate

Recent Reviews

  • image of beconfident Translate finnish €50.00 EUR

    “Great work and communication, hope to work with sirulaine again.”

    beconfident Flag of Finland 8 months ago.
    • Finnish
  • image of jewellerde Word translation to Finnish €680.00 EUR

    “great work .. we love to work with her”

    jewellerde Flag of Germany 1 year ago.
    • Translation
    • Finnish
  • image of Erick1984 Translation: Finnish Language - 05/08/2013 - sirulaine $31.00 USD

    “Siru is one of the good freelancers that I've worked so far. Very professional.”

    Erick1984 Flag of Philippines 1 year ago.
    • Translation
    • Hire me
  • image of Erick1984 Translation work: English to Finnish Language $8.00 USD

    “Siru provided high quality of work throughout the project. I will hire him again if given the chance.”

    Erick1984 Flag of Philippines 2 years ago.
    • Translation
    • Hire me
  • image of Erick1984 Translation Project: Finnish Language - sirulaine $90.00 USD

    “Had a great experience working with Sirulaine. Very professional. Highly Recommended! [15 April, 2013] Had a great experience working with sirulaine. Recommended!”

    Erick1984 Flag of Philippines 2 years ago.
    • Translation
    • Hire me
  • image of committed English to Finnish Translation/Localization. [Sealed]

    “Good and on time. Will get in touch for more work. [04 March, 2013] Good and on time. will work again. Thanks”

    committed Flag of Pakistan 2 years ago.
    • Translation
    • Proofreading
    • Technical Writing
    • Finnish

Experience

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)

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.

Badges

  • The Economist

    Complete 10 projects on budget.
  • High Roller

    Complete a project worth over $500USD (or equivalent) on Freelancer.com.
  • US English Expert

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 3)
  • US English Expert

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 3)
  • Nine-to-Fiver

    Win a project and accept the offer.
  • The Critic

    Post 10 Reviews.
  • Feedback Guru

    Receive 10 reviews
  • Perfectionist

    Receive 5-star ratings in 90% of your completed projects (minimum 10 projects).
  • Smart Money

    Create 10 Milestones.
  • Proven Identity

    Complete your Email, Phone and Payment verifications.
  • The Biller

    Create an hourly invoice.
  • US English Pro

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 2)
  • The Speculator

    Sponsor 1 bid.
  • Essential Credentials

    Update your account details 100%
  • Spanish Qualified

    Pass the Spanish Exam (Level 1)
  • Look-At-Me

    Highlight 1 bid.
  • All Star

    Receive a 5-star rating for a project.
  • The Adventurer

    Complete your first project.
  • Pro-Profile

    Complete your Profile 100%.
  • US English Qualified

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 1)
  • Straight A's

    Earned a score over 90% (Minimum 3 exams)
  • The Seeker

    Bid on 20 projects.
  • Spread the News

    Invite 10 friends to join Freelancer.com
  • The Perfectionist

    Edited a bid.
  • Grand Tourer

    Visit all recommended features that Freelancer.com offers
  • Know-It-All

    Pass a freelancer orientation exam
  • Swedish Qualified

    Pass the Swedish Exam (Level 1)
  • The Verified

    Verify your payment method
  • US English Expert

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 3)
  • US English Expert

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 3)
  • The Economist

    Complete 10 projects on budget.
  • High Roller

    Complete a project worth over $500USD (or equivalent) on Freelancer.com.
  • Perfectionist

    Receive 5-star ratings in 90% of your completed projects (minimum 10 projects).
  • Smart Money

    Create 10 Milestones.
  • US English Pro

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 2)
  • All Star

    Receive a 5-star rating for a project.
  • Straight A's

    Earned a score over 90% (Minimum 3 exams)
  • Grand Tourer

    Visit all recommended features that Freelancer.com offers
  • Know-It-All

    Pass a freelancer orientation exam
  • Nine-to-Fiver

    Win a project and accept the offer.
  • The Critic

    Post 10 Reviews.
  • Feedback Guru

    Receive 10 reviews
  • Proven Identity

    Complete your Email, Phone and Payment verifications.
  • The Biller

    Create an hourly invoice.
  • The Speculator

    Sponsor 1 bid.
  • Essential Credentials

    Update your account details 100%
  • Spanish Qualified

    Pass the Spanish Exam (Level 1)
  • Look-At-Me

    Highlight 1 bid.
  • The Adventurer

    Complete your first project.
  • Pro-Profile

    Complete your Profile 100%.
  • US English Qualified

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 1)
  • The Seeker

    Bid on 20 projects.
  • Spread the News

    Invite 10 friends to join Freelancer.com
  • The Perfectionist

    Edited a bid.
  • Swedish Qualified

    Pass the Swedish Exam (Level 1)
  • The Verified

    Verify your payment method

Exams

  • Spanish 1
    100%
  • Freelancer Orientation
    75%
  • Swedish 1
    93%
  • Italian to English Translation
    88%
  • US English Level 3
    80%
  • Italian 3
    83%

My Top Skills

  • Translation 17
  • Finnish 9
  • Proofreading 2
  • French 1
  • Copywriting 0
  • Research 0
  • Facebook Marketing 0
  • Powerpoint 0
  • Editing 0
  • Transcription 0
  • Voice Talent 0
  • Travel Writing 0
  • Amazon Kindle 0
  • Poetry 0
  • Cooking & Recipes 0
  • History 0
  • Windows Phone 0
  • German 0
  • Spanish 0
  • Italian 0
  • Swedish 0
  • English (US) 0

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