• USD
  • EUR
  • RUB
  • TRY
  • JPY
  • SGD
  • MYR
  • HKD
  • UAH
  • CNY
  • AUD
  • GBP
  • CAD
  • BRL
  • NZD
  • AED
  • CHF
  • KZT
  • English
  • Русский
  • Deutsch
  • 简体中文
  • Türkçe
  • 日本語

Laetitia Sullivan

Create an account to contact Laetitia Sullivan.

Translation services

English  —
  • English (United Kingdom)
  • English (Australia)
  • English (USA)
Afrikaans Native language
Services
Subject

Annual reports Arts and culture Banking and investment Business Contracts and reports Documents and certificates Education

Translation services

Afrikaans Native language  — English
  • English (USA)
  • English (United Kingdom)
  • English (Australia)
Services
Subject

Agriculture Annual reports Arts and culture Banking and investment Business Contracts and reports Correspondence

Translation services

Dutch  — English
  • English (USA)
  • English (United Kingdom)
  • English (Australia)
Services
Subject

Agriculture Arts and culture Banking and investment Business Correspondence General HR

Personal Details

Location
South Africa, Cape Town, 04:13 pm
Native language
Afrikaans
Work experience
18 years 2 months
About me
I’m a results-oriented freelance translator/language practitioner with 16 years’ hands-on experience in commercial translation (B2C/B2B) and an extensive background in book publishing. Two years travelling through Europe and speaking English as a home language honed my bilingual skills.

Education

Stellenbosch University

  • 2000
  • South Africa
  • English Literature

Stellenbosch University

  • 2001
  • South Africa
  • Specialist
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Translation

South African Translators' Institute

  • 2016
  • South Africa
  • Specialist
  • Accredited Professional Sworn Translator

Work experience

Accredited Professional Translator in TranslatorBee
from 2007 to Present
Translation/editing/proofreading/bilingual revision/localisation/project management of texts.
Project Manager & Translator in Folio Online
from 2014 to 2016
Managed multilingual translation projects (Google/YouTube UI, clinical trial documents, HR material, questionnaires, ad scripts, etc.) for international clients.
Proofreader in Berge Farrell
from 2011 to 2012
Proofreading of packaging material for FMCG clients (Pick n Pay, McDonald’s, SABMiller, etc.).
Managing Editor in Oxford University Press
from 2010 to 2010
Managed editorial and design processes of textbooks for Schools Publishing Department.
Language Practitioner in TNS Research Surveys
from 2005 to 2007
Translation/proofreading/editing of questionnaires, press releases, proposals, presentations and reports.
Project Manager in Struik Christian Books
from 2005 to 2005
Managed editorial and design processes of books from manuscript stage to final product.
Media Scanner in Newsclip Media Monitoring
from 2003 to 2005
Monitoring/translation of broadcast and print media for specific client profile.

Portfolio

Education Translation: Values Conversion Booklet for Schools

  • 2019

Sign up to view

document Education Translation: Values Conversion Booklet for Schools

Admittance Certificate to High Court as Sworn Translator

  • 2016

Sign up to view

document Admittance Certificate to High Court as Sworn Translator

Medicine Translation: Hospital Leaflet for Caregivers of Pulmonary Hypertension Patients

  • 2016

Sign up to view

document Medicine Translation: Hospital Leaflet for Caregivers of Pulmonary Hypertension Patients