TRANSLATOR PROFILE FREELANCER  
First name, last name * Silvia Mazzobel  
Description of services * Professionally qualified translator and proofreader for the language combinations English into Italian and German into Italian.

Main working fields: technical documents, press releases, travel and tourism, e-learning and marketing materials. I am always available to discuss new projects and would never accept an assignment whose subject matter I don’t feel comfortable with.

I’m interested in literature and literary translation. In 2011 I co-translated ’Five Days that Shocked the World’ by Nicholas Best (EN>IT) and, in previous years, I informally collaborated on the translation of two fictional works.

Eye for detail, reliability and punctuality. Able to work within tight deadlines and a good communicator.

Equipped with the major industry standard hardware and software. CAT tools used: SDLX Lite and Trados 7.0 and Trados Studio 2014. Willing to use other translation platforms, such as XTM and Joom!Fish.

Always in touch with the cultural and linguistic developments in countries where my working languages are spoken through visits, reading etc.  
Country * United Kingdom  
Native Language of translator * Italian  
Education Scuola Superiore Universitaria per Mediatori Linguistici
110/110 cum laude, Interpreting & Translation
2000 – 2003

Modules included: Theory of Translation, Technical Translation, Literary Translation, English Literature, German Literature, Italian Grammar, English Grammar, German Grammar, Consecutive Interpreting, Simultaneous Interpreting 
Translation from Language(s) * English
German
 
Translation to Languages * Italian
 
Type * Translator
Texter
 
Translation Sectors * Standard text translation
Technical text and manuals
Website translation
SEO texting
Book translation / Fiction
Proofreading/Editing
Book translation Non-Fiction
 
References I underwent strict reference checks to become a member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists. 
Pricing forms accepted * Per word
Per hour
Flat rate
 
Price per word (in EUR) * 0.09  
Price per hour (in EUR) * 30  

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