Freelance translator ▪ Audiovisual translator ▪ Subtitling ▪QC, revision ▪ English - German ▪ Spanish - German ▪Media, marketing
 
I am an English/German/Spanish translator, proofreader and posteditor with an extensive background in literature and English. I previously worked as an English instructor for a wide range of professionals, including lawyers, engineers, actors and scriptwriters, giving me a wide perspective in my formal translation skills. I also love reading and writing poetry.
 
 
 

 

Worked with

I've had the amazing opportunity to collaborate with several international companies, diversifying my areas of expertise from marketing and product descriptions to contracts, web pages, and mobile apps.
 
Also, I am super interested in yoga, poetry and animal rights.
 
 

 

Experience

 
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Linguaserve

Translator Dec 2016 - Present (5 years 6 months) Madrid, Spain
 
  • Translate and proofread fashion content for international food and clothing chains: product descriptions, promotions and offers, terms of use, content for websites, and employee instruction manuals.
  • Postedit machine-translated (Language Cloud) Spanish public TV news articles published online.
 
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Mad English

Professional English Instructor September 2014 - February 2017 (2 years 6 months) VMadrid, Spain
 
  • Gave English as a Second Language classes to professionals: Acciona, Santiago Mediano, Cuatrecasas, Territorio Creativo and Ecoalf.
  • Exam preparation for the Cambridge Exams (FCE, CAE, CPE, etc.) and the IELTS.
 
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University of Georgia

Creative writer November 2009 - September 2010 (11 months) Athens / Georgia / Costa Rica
 
  • Instructed one section of Intro to Creative Writing with The University of Georgia’s Maymester in Costa Rica program.
  • Lead in-class discussions of Latin American magical realist novels, short stories, prose poems and essays. Teaching the genres of Latin American fantasy and magical realism.
 
 
 
 

 

Education

 
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Saint Louise’s University

Master’s degree, English Language and Literature
2010 - 2013
 
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Universidad de Alcalá

Master's degree, Master in Bilingual and Multicultural Education
2012 - 2013
 
 
 

 

Top Skills

  • Teaching
  • Proofreading
  • Copy writing

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • German
 

Certifications

  • Certificate in University Teaching Skills
  • Certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language

Projects

  • Presented “Adrienne Rich Constructing the Closet of Difficult Knowledge” – Minding the Senses, Sensing the Mind Symposium, Madrid, Spain.
 
 

Publications

  • The Wardrobe’s Best Dressed: "Extremadura"
 
 

 

Recommendations

 
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Pierse Goodwin

Spanish/German-to-English Translator with Master's in Translation Studies.
Lee is an incredibly dedicated translator who places a strong emphasis on quality. She has an eye for detail and will make sure targets are reached. Her strong language skills mean she is able to detect the tone of a piece of writing and maintain it clearly in the target text. She is a positive team member who is always available to lend a hand and never lets the client or her colleagues down.
 
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Cristina Fabré Rosell

Short-term Expert en FIIAPP
Lee Anne has been correcting and proof-reading some of the work I have done for the European Institute for Gender Equality.
Apart from her linguistic skills her accuracy should be mentioned. She is creative and innovative and manages to take into the account the "culture" and the subjects we are working on or into. She gets easily adjusted to the changes; manages to get the tight deadlines...