English is the predominant language for instruction in Kenya's Educational system, having been a British Colony. I’m skilled at verbal as well as written communication. I have the capacity to Translate, Transcribe and Subtitle from videos as well as audio files, for both English and Swahili. Moreover, I’m thoroughly consumed by the passion for Language with eight years of working experience.
I am a native Swahili/Kiswahili translator and editor with advanced English language proficiency. I have offered translation, editing or proofreading, transcription and summarization services in the language pairs English<>Swahili for more than 10 years. In addition, I can train, mentor and/or coach people; provide sub-titling and voice over services. My language translation/editing specialties are in Medical (General, Healthcare); Education/Pedagogy; Law (General as well as Certificates, Patents); Art, Literary/Linguistics; Business, Financial/Human Resource; Marketing/Market Research; Management; and Religion/Theology.
I am proficient in Memsource, SDL Trados Studio, Smartcat and XTM editor and willing to learn/and use new CAT tools should the need arise. Expected output per day is 3200 words (4000 words or more with CAT tools) for an 8-hour typical day including search and health breaks.
Am an experienced in data transcription,editor,translator(English to swahili),proofreading for over 5 years.I also web search project,academic writing.For further discussion offer me a project to experience expertise.I give good results in the shortest time possible.
I am an enthusiastic language services provider and have worked as a freelancer for a wide variety of clients as a lead Swahili and Luo LSP. I am trained in the fiel of translation and Interpreting, with a masters Degree in Conference Interpreting and Currently pursuing a PhD in translation Studies. I specialize in the translation of Consent Forms (English to Luo) and general documents (English<> Luo) . For Swahili, I translate general documents and have experience translating women reproductive health issues. I also translate general documents from French into English.