Susan McMillan - Arabic > English translator and proofreader


Susan McMillan
Portland, ME 04101
United States

Description
Arabic to English translator and proofreader with a journalism background. After a decade in newspapers, I bring excellent writing and editing skills, a broad base of knowledge and top-notch research abilities to produce accurate, natural translations.

SHORTLIST OF 2018 PROJECTS
Certificates and IDs; court rulings; legislation, orders, decrees, and regulations; commentaries on administrative civil law; administrative appeal submissions; report on Egyptian parliamentary activities; newspaper/magazine articles; corporate organizational documents

WORK HISTORY
2017-present Freelance Linguist
• Specializations: legal, government, journalism/media, education, development
• Other working fields: business, finance, NGOs, history
• AR>EN services: translation, editing, proofreading, checking/review
• English-only services: editing, proofreading, quality control, transcription
2014-present Cryptologic Linguist, U.S. Army
• Duties: transcription and translation of written and audio materials
2011-2014 Education and Government Reporter, Kennebec Journal, Augusta, Maine
2008-2011 Education and Government Reporter, Sandusky Register, Sandusky, Ohio

EDUCATION
2014-2016 Associate of Arts in Arabic, Defense Language Institute, Monterey, Calif.
2004-2008 Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Journalism, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
· Graduated Phi Beta Kappa, with Highest Honors, GPA of 3.97


About this Linguist
Desired Job Category
Translation
Proofreading / Editing
Desired Employment Type
Freelancer
Desired Work Schedule
Freelancer
Education Level
Bachelor's Degree
Total Work Experience
10 Years, 0 Months
Currently Employed
Yes
Most Recent Job Title
freelance linguist
Managed Others
No
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