Working languages:
English to German
French to German

Sarah Johnsen
Literature, Poetry, Kids & Beauty

Local time: 18:38 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: German 
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Website localization, Software localization
Specializes in:
Poetry & LiteratureCosmetics, Beauty
Media / MultimediaGames / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
Textiles / Clothing / FashionAdvertising / Public Relations
Computers (general)Internet, e-Commerce
Computers: SoftwareCooking / Culinary
English to German - Rates: 0.06 - 0.14 EUR per word
French to German - Rates: 0.06 - 0.14 EUR per word
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 43, Questions answered: 26, Questions asked: 12
Payment methods accepted PayPal, Wire transfer
Experience Years of translation experience: 8. Registered at May 2010. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to German (HHU Düsseldorf)
French to German (HHU Düsseldorf)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, html-tools, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
Training sessions attended Trainings
Professional practices Sarah Johnsen endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).


I am a freelance translator from Germany.

I translate from English and French into German.


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Personal Details

Date of Birth:
December 24, 1984
Place of Birth:
Tübingen (Germany)
German (native language), English and French
SDL Trados 2011
I'm a Certified PRO


Since 2004
Studies of "Diplom Literaturübersetzen" (Diploma Literary Translation) - languages: English, French and German at the Heinrich-Heine-University in Düsseldorf
October 2006 -April 2007
Semester abroad in Lunéville (France) as German language assistant at the Collège and Lycée Ernest Bichat
October 2007
Internship at the Translator's Council in Straelen
October 2008
Internship at the Translator's Council in Straelen
-April 2011
Training as a Make-up Artist, Hairstylist and Color Consultant at "Face it" in Essen

Work Experience

Teacher in the "Schülerhilfe" institution for private tuition in Düsseldorf
Student assistant at the Heinrich-Heine-University in Düsseldorf
Teacher for private tuition at the University Essen for children with migration background
Since March 2011
Freelance Make-up Artist, Hairstylist and Color & Style Consultant
Since July 2011
Freelance Translator

Special Fields
and Interests:

Literature, romantic novels, books for children, poetry,
(mobile) apps and games for kids & teens,
beauty, cosmetic, make-up, clothing and fashion, hairstyles, weddings,


Books for children available on Amazon:
(for example: Anna hilft dem Osterhasen: Ein Osterbilderbuch für Kinder; Der Monster-Almanach: Witzige, unheimliche Monster - nicht nur an Halloween; Anna und ihre Freunde feiern Weihnachten: Ein Bilderbuch für Kinder im Alter von 2 bis 4 Jahren; Hexe Hilles Brei für zwei: Zähl und reim von 1 bis 10)

Clients & Agencies
Betty Palatin; Sandie Lee Muncaster; Polyphonia; Anyword; A.C.T.; Sago Sago; plg-online; Toca Boca; Technicis; Babel Media; Intercontact; Today Translations; rstranslations; Lingosaur; WTS Translations; 101 Translations; Bavel Translation Services; Translation & Interpretation STSK;; Quick Lingo; USA Translation Services; SoundsWrite; Solvusoft Corporation; GoldenHighHeels Ltd; Christine Nicod; etc..
Several books for children written in rhymes; Several volumes of different romantic novels; Several fun apps for kids and toddlers; Beauty & Health magazine; Product descriptions of beauty products; Translation of several fun apps for kids (iOS & Android); Keywords for luxury accessories; PR website texts for luxury accessories; High fashion catalogue descriptions; User manual for hair products; Beauty procedure descriptions; PR text translation for a leading make-up brand; Translation of new hair & styling products; Beauty & cosmetic product descriptions; Instructions for a hair removal device; Fashion, style & trend forecast brochure; Quiz for smartphone app; Localization of software website; Several marketing related texts about beauty products & perfumes; Theater announcement for a new show; Newsletter concerning computers & Microsoft Windows; Fruit forecasts; Different surveys; Localization / translation of websites; etc.


Feel free to ask for my complete Curriculum Vitae via email.
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 47
PRO-level pts: 43

Top languages (PRO)
French to German28
English to German15
Top general fields (PRO)
Top specific fields (PRO)
Computers: Software8
Medical (general)4
Cosmetics, Beauty4
Internet, e-Commerce4
Ships, Sailing, Maritime4
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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects2
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Language pairs
English to German1
French to German1
Specialty fields
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion1
Cosmetics, Beauty1
Other fields
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama1
Keywords: german, Deutsch, literature, Literatur, novels, Romane, Belletristik, Prosa, prose, fiction, Fiktion, poetry, Lyrik, Gedichte, beauty, Schönheit, apps, kids, Kinder, books for children, children, Kinderbücher, literary translation, Literaturübersetzen, HHU Düsseldorf, Trados 2014, Make-up, make up, wedding, Hochzeit, cosmetic, Kosmetik, cosmetics

Profile last updated
Jan 7, 2016

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