Greetings future potential client,
I am a trilingual professional translator on the look-out for reliable, professional long-term clients on various platforms.
I specialize in the translation of legal/contractual documents in Norwegian, English, and French.
Of course, my linguistic skills apply for other areas as I have experience translating everything from medical and technical manuals to business articles and even e-sports.
I guarantee an error-free, manual translation, localized if needed be, while always respecting given deadlines.
My cosmopolitan background and analytical interests in other cultures, together with a command of several European languages, have also left me confident in handling localized content that require the reconciliation of different national approaches to otherwise common problems.
Reliable and efficient native Norwegian freelancer.
I translate English, Swedish, and Danish to Norwegian.
Extensive experience in various computer software, business profiling and signmaking.
Other areas of expertise are literature, nutrition, art and tourism.
Well organized and familiar with handling deadlines.
Demonstrated specific successes in managing direct, multiple and simultaneous projects
Demonstrated specific successes in managing change, influencing change, managing risk, and in leading negotiations
Demonstrated specific successes in collaboration, goal alignment, and customer advocacy
Demonstrated leadership qualities: integrity, credibility, professionalism, action orientation, drive, confidence, and the ability to thrive in a fast paced, ambiguous environment
Demonstrated outstanding communication skills, both verbal and written
I've been working as a freelance translator, editor, proofreader, copywriter, linguist and teacher for Norwegian and English since 2016. For translations, I have extensive experience with translation of websites and product descriptions, igaming, gaming and political topics.
Translates most documents, manuals, operating instructions and other texts from English to Norwegian, and from Norwegian to English.
Specializing in translations related to transportation, technology, the automotive industry, the transport sector and the handling of goods by road, sea and rail.
Has a norwegian and EU/EEA driving license class CE, the Norwegian Professional Driver Directive (YSK) and holds ADR/RID certification for handling and transportation of dangerous goods.
Total work experience as a freelance translator constitutes 4 years. Currently working as a personal translator for a Norwegian company, where I mostly deal with correspondence, legal documents and financial reports.
A background working in technology companies as a tester and QA, educated in the multidisciplinary field of Musicology, trained actress, and technology savvy gives me a wide range as a translator of both technical and cultural expertise. Having lived in London, UK for 13 years also gives me a strong grasp of the language and culture.
I have 20 years of experience as a tour leader, interpreter and translator for German and French-speaking tourists, presenting and marketing Scandinavia as a tourist destination, as a receptionist in hotels, as a customer consultant for an international tour operator and as a translator of technical texts, user manuals and commercial catalogs from English, German, French and Danish to Norwegian, using CAT-tools. I also have experience with website administration and web shops from many years of work with sales and marketing.
My mother tongue is Norwegian, I am fluent in English, German, French and Lithuanian.
My family, friends and colleagues know me as friendly, positive and active, but also as a person who enjoys working independently and purposefully. I have very good communication skills, I love challenges, and I am reliable.
Do not hesitate to contact me if you need translation, editing or proofreading in any of the languages mentioned above.
Sincerely Andreas Coldevin