Member since Jun '19

Working languages:
English to Romanian
Romanian to English
French to English

Romanian/ENG/FR translator and subtitler

Local time: 05:12 EST (GMT-5)

Native in: Romanian Native in Romanian
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Subtitling, Transcription
Also works in:
Medical: Health CareMedical (general)
ReligionCertificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs
Education / PedagogySocial Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
PsychologyMarketing / Market Research
ManagementPoetry & Literature
Law (general)Law: Contract(s)
InsuranceFinance (general)
Cinema, Film, TV, DramaBusiness/Commerce (general)
ArchitectureAdvertising / Public Relations
Tourism & Travel
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 52, Questions answered: 19
Experience Years of translation experience: 18. Registered at Feb 2010. Became a member: Jun 2019. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Romanian (Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, GTS subtitling, Amara subtitling, Powerpoint
CV/Resume English (PDF)
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Learn more about translation / improve my skills
  • Learn more about the business side of freelancing
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
  • Help or teach others with what I have learned over the years

                                                            ELENA MITULESCU

                                               Native Romanian freelance translator

                                                             Toronto, Canada



                                                18+ years of combined experience

Language combinations: English<>Romanian * French > English * French > Romanian

Subtitler/ QCer
2008 - Present 
United States

Ongoing deliverables for SDI Media US
Assigned tasks: ENG>ROM subtitling for major media services provider and
production company (broadcast, streaming, theater) - features, TV series,
anime, documentaries
Linguistic QA: review style and terminology, create language glossaries, check
the texts for consistencys (with the style guides/ target audiences) * Check
spelling, syntax, typography, report incidences of truncation or context related
confusions * Generate error reports * Make sure the subtitles match the audio
In-house subtitler/QCer for the Toronto, Canada office 2008-2010
Freelance subtitler/QCer for SDI Media Sweden/ Scandinavia/ Poland/ Estonia
(Eastern European languages) 2013-2015

Freelance lexicographer - Online dictionary
2015 - Present 
United States

Online English-Romanian dictionary - dictionary compilation and editing
Vocabulary/grammar forums

Freelance Spanish-English translator
2010 - June 2019 (9 years 6 months)
United Kingdom
Spanish-English medical translations
Medical insurance claims, patient case reports, clinical research, surgical
procedures, package inserts and labels, informed consent forms, clinical
protocols and trials, pharmaceutical materials, health care dossiers, hospital
discharge papers

Centre for Education and Training
Freelance French > English Translator/ Linguistic QA
2016 - 2018 (3 years)
Mississauga, GTA, Canada

Able Translations Ltd.
French> English Translator and interpreter - medical/legal (Eng/Fr/Rom)
2009 - 2017 (9 years)
Mississauga, GTA, Canada

Interpreter in medical offices (orthopedic surgery assessments/ medical
appointments) and in law offices (litigation/insurances/collision settlements)
French/English translator

French/English/Romanian translator
2002 - 2007 (6 years)
Bucharest, Romania

Working as a freelance French/English/Romanian licensed translator in any
language pair combination
Language instructor
Avalon Media, Delcom, Cefin Romaniam SRL, Deltraceles, Itranslations
Group, Translate

Peace Corps
Language instructor and culture facilitator
1999 - 2003 (5 years)
Bucharest, Romania

Teaching Romanian to American volunteers - speaking practice assignments,
communications skills, intercultural competence, language proficiency testing


University of Pitesti
Junior teaching assistant

2000 - 2001 (2 years)
Faculty of Letters and History, English Department/Chair of Roman Languages
Teaching French and English to university students who majored in a
different field other than linguistics (biology/horticulture/engineering/

Endorsement as authorized translator and interpreter
Licensed translator/interpreter authorization issued by the Romanian Ministry
of Justice, French/English  · (2002)

University of Pitești * Faculty of Theology, Letters, History and Arts
University diploma, Major in French language and literature * Minor in English
language and literature · (1996 - 2000)

University of Cambridge
Literature, General · (2000)

Charles University in Prague
Scholarship * Student exchange program, Romance Languages, Literatures,
and Linguistics · (1999)

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Total pts earned: 52
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Top languages (PRO)
English to Romanian44
Romanian to English8
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences8
Top specific fields (PRO)
Law (general)12
Business/Commerce (general)8
Finance (general)8
Law: Contract(s)4
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