Working languages:
Portuguese to English
German to English
English to Afrikaans

Manie van den Heever
Professional Language Practitioner

Local time: 09:47 SAST (GMT+2)

Native in: Afrikaans Native in Afrikaans, English Native in English
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
ReligionTourism & Travel
Printing & PublishingLinguistics


Rates
Portuguese to English - Standard rate: 0.12 USD per word
German to English - Standard rate: 0.12 USD per word
English to Afrikaans - Standard rate: 0.12 USD per word
Afrikaans to English - Standard rate: 0.12 USD per word
German to Afrikaans - Standard rate: 0.12 USD per word

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 108, Questions answered: 67, Questions asked: 66
Payment methods accepted Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Translation education Bachelor's degree - Potchefstroom University
Experience Years of translation experience: 22. Registered at ProZ.com: Oct 2010.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Portuguese to English (South African Translators' Institute / Suid-Afrikaanse Vertalersinstituut)
German to English (South African Translators' Institute / Suid-Afrikaanse Vertalersinstituut)
Zulu to English (South African Translators' Institute / Suid-Afrikaanse Vertalersinstituut)
Memberships N/A
Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Powerpoint
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Bio
Translator with solid academic background in various disciplines, including a PhD. Fourteen years of experience as freelance translator, five years of hands-on experience in language instruction at university level. Accredited by the South African Translators’ Institute. Seeking freelance jobs that offer the opportunity to serve clients by translating texts and ensuring the quality of their texts by using my skills as language practitioner. Skills and accomplishments include:

• Excellent command of English, as well as proficiency in various African and European languages (speaking, reading, and writing).
• SATI accreditation for translation: English > Zulu, Portuguese > English, German > English.
• Effectively putting theory into practice in the field of Bible translation and publishing. Oversees and advises Bible translation projects internationally.
• Developed and implemented new course content while lecturing at university. Authored and improved a number of study guides.
Keywords: translation, editing, proofreading, portuguese, german, french, zulu, afrikaans, english, latin


Profile last updated
Nov 13, 2019






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