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Cecilia

Falk


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Cecilia Falk



Cecilia Falk, TransFalk AB
Translator/Project Manager with 27 years of experience. Motto: "Do it right the first time around." Also runs a popular web site for translators:
Cecilia Falk's Home Page - Information for translators.

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  • Personal Information
     Nationality Swedish
     Date of Birth 14 December, 1958
     Languages English (Danish/Norwegian) into Swedish
    Translator for 27 years
     Contact Information TransFalk AB, Malmö
    Sweden
    Cecilia Falk
    E-mail: cfalk@transfalk.se
    TransFalk: www.transfalk.se
    Information for translators:
    www.ceciliafalk.com/indexeng_en.htm

    Translation
     Translation and Localisation Translation of fiction and non-fiction, and medical translation.
     Subjects Medical devices / IVD Diagnostics
    Software/Operating Systems
    Telecommunications
    Hardware (Computers, Printers, etc)
    Financial Systems
    CD-ROM Products
    Web Sites, Press Releases
    Fiction (translated books)
    Gaming software (translated games)
     Examples of Projects Publishing Houses
    Kalla Kulor/Lavender Lit
    Printz Publishing
    Bokförlaget NoNa AB
    Norstedts
    Prisma
    Tivoli
    Egmont Richter
    Replik
    Stabenfeldt
    Damm Förlag
    Rabén & Sjögren
    Studentlitteratur
    Tukan Förlag
    Liber
    Läsförlaget
    Parakit förlag
    Massolit
    Medical
    Bayer Diagnostics, Siemens, OCD (Johnson & Johnson), Roche Diagnostics, Baxter, Applicare, bioMérieux, Kodak, Hill-Rom
    Software
    Microsoft, Sun, Adobe, Hewlett-Packard, Corel, FrameMaker, Macromedia, Wang
    Hardware
    Hewlett-Packard, Toshiba, Compaq, Lexmark, Nec, Ricoh, ViewSonic, Dell, Fujitsu, Brother, Olivetti, Omniprint
    Telecommunications
    Ericsson, Nokia, Motorola, Benefon, Philips, Robotics, Trio
    Finance
    Sparbanken Finn
     Teaching Experience Translation and Software:
    Practical translation from
    English into Swedish (Lunds University)
    Terminology Management (Lunds University, Malmö University)
    Computers for translators (Lunds University)
    Localisation (Malmö University)
    Customized courses in Trados software
    Courses in Word and Excel
     Other Areas of Interest Project Management
    Analyzing and organizing large, complex translation projects
    Effecient terminology management in large projects
    Scheduling and work flow
    Programming
    HTML
    Macro programming in Word

    Employment
     1994- TransFalk AB, Malmö, Sweden
    Self-employed.
     1993-1994 Softrans-Berlitz, Dublin, Ireland
    Technical translator. Planning translating projects, supervising external translators, translating, proofreading and editing technical texts.
     1991-1993 Freelance Translator, Dublin, Ireland
    Proofreading, translating and software testing for Microsoft among others.
     1988-1991 Richters Förlag AB, Freelance Translator, Malmö, (Dublin, Ireland)
    Books for children, detective stories and romantic novels, non-fiction, cookery-books.
     1983-1987 Kvällsposten (Evening Paper), Malmö, Sweden
    Proof-reader. Also publisher's reader for Richters Förlag AB, Malmö, Sweden.

    Memberships
     2007- The Swedish Writers' Union (SFF)
     2004- The Translators' Center (ÖC)
     1994- Swedish Association of Professional Translators (SFÖ)
    Cecilia Falk is a member of The Swedish Association of Professional Translators

    Grants
     2015 Swedish Authors' Fund, One-year working grant
     2015 Författarnas fotokopieringsfond (Swedish Association of Authors)
     2012 Swedish Authors' Fund, One-year working grant
     2010 Författarnas fotokopieringsfond (Swedish Association of Authors)
     1997 Författarnas fotokopieringsfond (Swedish Association of Authors)

    Technical Specifications
     Hardware PC
    CD/DVD Writer
    Scanner/fax
    Laser printer
    Broadband connection
     Software Windows XP
    Office 2003
    FrameMaker
    TRADOS 6.5
    Localisation tools
    Glossary tools
    Electronic dictionaries
    Indexing and search tools
    Proprietary macro tools

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