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Marcia Da Poian

DipTransIoLET

Translator (from English into Brazilian Portuguese)


Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Lives and works in London


SUMMARY

"I am a self–employed language professional, native speaker of Portuguese and I am commited to providing quality, reliable, affordable and fast services. I work with printed documents or eletronic files. My aim is to deliver the most cost-effective and efficient translation solutions possible."


LANGUAGES

Portuguese - Native speaker

English - Excellent knowledge, main working language


AREAS OF EXPERTISE AND RELEVANT INFORMATION

"I work as a contemporary artist since 1989 and have exhibited in New York, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, South Korea, Germany, England and Brazil. I have also worked in cinema, theatre, interior design, mosaic, film editing and web design. "


EDUCATION

2011/10 The Chartered Institute of Linguists – Diploma in Translation (English into Portuguese)

The University of Westminster, London–England

1985/89 Art College – Escola de Artes Visuais do Parque Lage, RJ–Brazil

1985/87 History College – Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro–Brazil


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Translation of music websites, CVs, biographies, sworn translations of Will, Grant of Letters of Administration, letters from solicitors, traditional Brazilian recipes, exam tutoring, art texts for catalogues and folders, advertising materials, newspaper articles and others.


MEMBERSHIPS

2011 to 14 (member) MCIL – Chartered Institute of Linguists

2010 to 11 (student) ITI – Institute of Translation and Interpreting