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English to German
Spanish to German

Christian Müller
German industrial engineer / MBE

Brake, Niedersachsen
Local time: 11:24 CET (GMT+1)

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Name                                Christian Müller

German Passport                       C4CKH7YVN

            Argentine ID-Card                     93.687.168



Date and place of birth               May 5, 1957 / Elsfleth, Germany

Street                                       Bismarckstraße 11

Place of residence                      26919 Brake (Unterweser), Germany

Citizenship                                German

Tax number (Germany)              DE317435284

Telefon (Cell phone)                  +49
173 9435447

E-Mail                                      chris@translates4you.com

WEB                                         www.translates4you.com


Profession                         Translator



I. EDUCATION

WEB                                         www.translates4you.com 


(a)   University

Master of Business and Engineering (MBE) with German diploma
(Diplom-Wirtschaftsingenieur)
Specialized for logistics and transport
technologies at Hochschule Bremerhaven, Germany. Thesis: Analytical Study of
the combustion times of different oxides
of class 5.1 conglomerated with cellulose. The thesis was part of a project of
BAM - Bundesanstalt für Materialprüfung to define standards for storage and
transport of dangerous goods class 5.1. Overall average grade: good.

 

        (a)   Courses


·     Trados online workshops

·     Memsource online workshops

·     Programme-Management, lectured by Dr.-Ing. Joachim
Miebach, Madrid, November 1999.

·      
Production Logistics, lectured by VDI (German
Association of Engineers), Stuttgart, November 1993

·      
IBM-Training for Hannover Fair, Sindelfingen, February
1989

·      
Rhetoric-Workshops, Hohnsteiner Seminare, May to July
1989

·      
Presentation-Workshop, Harzburger Akademie, April 1988

 

       (b)   Languages


·        
German       Mother-tongue

·        
English        excellent:
business fluent, preparation of tender documents,
contracts, and presentations.

·        
Spanish       excellent:
business fluent, preparation of tender documents, contracts and presentations.



II.  BUSINESS MANAGED / JOBS IN

Europe:                           until
1995

South America:                1995 to
2018 – Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay, Ecuador


Business travels abroad:  USA, Mexico,
Philippines, Canada, Costa Rica, Peru, Paraguay,

 

III. PROFESSIONAL CAREER

 

2005
- today
          Freelance Translation
Service
„chris@translates4you.com

2005 - 2018 in Buenos Aires
2018 - today in Brake, Germany


05/2005 - 07/2006      President, Bueno Bananas Buenoban
S.A., Machala, Ecuador, production and trade of fresh bananas.


02/2003 - 07/2006      International Retailer (Ecuaban), Buenos Aires, Export and logistic operation of fresh
bananas from Ecuador and Philippines.


10/2001 & 11/2003     Visiting Professor, UNLP (National University La Plata, Argentina) -
School for International Marketing (Master degree), lecture of: “Stock and cost
administration of different sales channels.”, 10 / 2001 and 11 / 2003.


02/2001 - 01/2003      Operations Manager, IFCO
Americalatina S.A. and IFCO Argentina S.A., Buenos Aires, Global Pool
Management of RPC’s (Returnable Plastic Crates). Responsible for three
Washing-center and
seven distribution centers in Argentina and
Uruguay. Feasibility Study for introduction in Mexico.


03/1998 - 01/2001      Senior Project Manager, Miebach
Logistica S.A., Buenos Aires, Logistic-projects
for Royal Ahold - Disco Supermercados (Actual CencoSud –
Chile), Unilever, Refinerías de Maíz (Actual Kraft), Casino Group -
Supermercados Devoto (Uruguay), Royal Ahold - Hortifruti (Costa Rica).


10/1995 - 02/1998      Senior Project Manager, Treptau y
Asociados S.A., Buenos Aires, Logistic-projects
for Continental-FATE, Papelera Sarandí, Moño Azul, Supermercados La
Anonima.


06/1995 - 09/1995      Senior Project Manager, Freelance
for BASF, Reorganization logistics in the
plant for color pigments in Köln-Mülheim.


09/1994 - 04/1995      Senior Project Manager, Freelance
for Integral,
Reorganization, and amplification of the Karstadt Distribution Center
Dortmund-Unna.


04/1990 - 04/1994      Senior
Project Manager
, TKS - Treptau, Kullen, Schlegel & Partner GmbH,
Berlin, Eningen, Düren.
Logistic-projects for Osram, Alcatel, Bosch-Siemens, Airbus Industries,
HHLA, Sika, Glasurit (Sao Paulo), Molinos Río de La Plata (Buenos Aires), Orbis
Mertig (Buenos Aires).


02/1988 - 03/1990      Sales-Engineer,
IKO Software Service GmbH, Stuttgart, WMS and SCM-Systems
for Deutsche Granini, Bertelsmann, Henkel - Schwarzkopf,
Festo.


05/1986 - 11/1987      Sales Manager, Amber Software
Deutschland, Düsseldorf, 4th Generation Natural Language Data Base for
PCs.


07/1984 - 04/1986      Regional Sales Manager, Rank Xerox
Group, Implementation of the
retail organization for PCs and Software.


09/1981 - 06/1984      Project-Engineer, Reinicke
International Consulting Group, Stuttgart, Logistic and technical projects
for Metro, Akerlund & Rausing (Actual Tetra Pac), GTZ
(Saudi Arabia), Karl Walter brick kiln (Iraq).


03/1980 - 02/1981      Tutor, Hochschule Bremerhaven,
engineering and strength of materials.


10/1976 - 09/1978      Soldier, German Air Force, 1. Missile-Defense-Battalion 24, Elsfleth/Weser,
Termination as technical Missile-Defense-Corporal.


08/1973 - 07/1974      Practitioner, Shipyard Gebr. Schürenstedt Kg, Bardenfleth/Weser. Practical works in
electrical tailor and ship construction office.

 

IV.                            PUBLICATIONS AND CONFERENCES

(a)   Publications
in trade journals (some)

Trade Journal Category Management, Argentine Supermarket Association: “The influence of
logistics on the quality of fresh fruits and vegetables,“ May 2001.

Trade Journal Supply
Chain Management
,
Argentine Supermarket Association: “Supply Chain Management, only a
Distributions Center?“, August 2000.

Trade Journal Énfasis Logística, “Best practices in logistics for
fruit and vegetables,“ July 2000.

Trade Journal Gestión Logística, “Smart Logistics - Important
tool for E-Commerce“, May 1998.

(b)   Lecturer
on conferences

2nd Logistic-Congress of Mercosur,
Montevideo, Supply Chain from the
supplier of a supermarket chain: Elimination of unnecessary process steps,
stock administration in the whole supply chain, sales units and quality, order
frequency, flexibility for changing customer requirements, a decrease in
unit costs; September 28, 2000.

1st National Congress of the
Supermarkets in Paraguay
, Asunción, “The Supply Chain - A
Vision,” November 11, 1999, to November 12, 1999.

9th Congress of ARLOG (Argentine Logistic Association), Buenos
Aires, Optimization of the Supply Chain for fresh fruits and vegetables of a
Supermarket chain with 75 points of sales in the Metropolis Buenos Aires;
September 30, 1999.

V. INFORMATICS Skill

(a) CAT-Tools
- SDL Trados Suite 2019, SDL Passolo, SDLX

(b) Mac/iOS - Pages, Numbers, Keynote 

(c) Windows
(95, 98, NT, 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 10) - advanced user up to installation of
networks

(d) MS-Office (95, 98, 2000, XP, 2007, 2013) Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook,
FrontPage - advanced user up to expert.

(d) Programming:
HTML and Wordpress

(e) Databases:
FoxPro, MS-Access, SQL-Server - Basic knowledge.

(f)  CAD:
Auto Cad - Basic knowledge

(g) Project
Management: MS-Project, Primavera, Project Planner - Expert

VI.  CLIENTS
        
          (Alphabetical order, main clients in bold, extract)

           Artonetranslation, Avistas, Bartsch, Boenke,
Bureau Translation, Delvin,

         Epsilon Translation, Euroscript, Green Translation,
Inter-LMP, Lingo24,      
                       Lingoconsult,
Lingua, Linguserve, Lingoservice, MLD, Panaligua, Posadas, Quill,
                 Roque, S1S,
Schnellübersetzer, Scott Evans, SPL
Translation
, STAR Servicios
                   Lingüísticos, Technicon, Thai, The Big Word,
Translated Net, Translation
                           Department, Translation India, Trusted Translations, Wazer,                                          Webcertain, Word by Word,
Worldtranslations, Zanner, Zavic, …




  
VII.  LANGUAGE PAIRS, FIELD OF EXPERTISE

In
the last years (until 2015) I have translated a lot of documents, websites,
manuals, etc. In this
section, I give you
a summary including the customer’s name (Please treat this part confidential,
contacts only with prior approval by Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Christian Müller). 

My language pairs are: English to German, Spanish to German
in the following fields:

                                                    Language
pair

(a) Software

·     
CAD-Software UIs                              EN - DE

·      WMS,
Software UIs
                           EN
- DE

·     
HR-Software UIs                                EN
- DE

·      HR-Software, Manual                          EN/ES - DE

·      Medical
Software UIs, Manuals
            EN
- DE

·     
Internet
IP-User Manual
                     ES
- DE

·      Thechnical Manuals                             EN/ES - DE

·      Internet UIs                                       EN/ES
- DE

·      SAP
Training Guides                            EN – DE

·      Websites                                            EN
– DE

(b) Technical

·      Car
safety systems
                             EN
- DE

·      Stainless
Steel, Pumps engineering,

Flyers, Website, Valves
                        EN
- DE

·      Measuring
instruments for laboratory
    EN-
DE

·      CompressorS                                       EN
- DE

·      Operations
Manual Wire Cut EDM System
                                                                                                                                        EN
- DE

·      User
Guide Measuring instruments for laboratory
                                                                                                                             EN
- DE

·      Packaging
lines, print machines
      &

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