I am a native Swahili speaker fluent in English with work experiences of over seven years in linguistic fields including translation, editing, proofreading and language teaching. Professionally I am a linguist, I have a Bachelor Degree in Language Studies specialising in English and (Ki)Swahili languages. I am capable in translating English<>Swahili.
I’m skilled at verbal as well as written communication. I have the capacity to transcribe/subtitle from videos as well as audio files, for both English and Swahili. Moreover, I’m thoroughly consumed by the passion for Language with hundreds of hours of working experience.
Of note I have experience in English Combined Dialogue, Action Continuity Scripts, Combined Continuity and Spotting List scripts as well as English subtitling and transcription.
In particular I have worked on UK English transcription/subtitling using the Aegisub subtitling software creating srt. files for SW19 Translations on the IET London conferences since 2017.
As for Subtitle Translations; most recently I did an accumulative 2.5 hours of English>Swahili transcription, translation and subtitling for both Localize Africa (South Africa) and Matinee Multilingual (U.K) and also a 2 hour video for Translate Media (task included transcription, translation and creating .srt files for both English<>Swahili).
I am a multi-skilled, reliable & talented translation consultant with a proven ability to translate written documents from a source language to a target language. I am a quick learner who can absorb new ideas & can communicate clearly and effectively with people from all social & professional backgrounds. Well mannered, articulate and fully aware of diversity and multicultural issues. I am very Flexible in the ability to adapt to challenges when they arise and at the same time remaining aware of professional roles and boundaries. I Would like to work as a translator for a successful and ambitious company that offers great opportunities for career development and progression.
Dedicated English-Swahili Tanzanian translator with 14 years of experience working in professional and linguistic communities. Exceptionally accurate translation skills, including simultaneous translation between all parties especially in-person meetings and courts. Diverse translation and educational work including proprietary linguistic materials. Experience in teaching other translators and Swahili speakers through internet platforms. I am passionate about facilitating productive cross-cultural relationships and have created extensive informational Swahili Grammar materials to help colleagues understand and develop interest in Swahili language with credentials on CSEE Exams of the United Republic of Tanzania and on job training for years since 2004.
I am a freelance translator trained by Translators Without Borders in their centre in Kenya. I specialize in ICT, Medical, Marketing, Legal and Educational content. My clients reviews for my work praise my excellence in maintaining high quality translations, punctuality to deadlines, quick turn-arounds and promptness in communication in all the phases of a project.
I began working as a freelancer translator + interpreter in 2015, having completed my undergraduate degree at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture & Technology, and Maters ongoing in Kenyatta University. I am currently working with a number of agencies including Day Translations Inc., Appen, Bible Society of Kenya, Leapforce and Upwork as a freelancer as well as working with private clients. During this time, I spent semesters studying at Kenyatta University which helped contribute to my well-rounded education as I could learn new skills and experience different teaching styles. I am passionate about languages and communication and, as such, have worked in a variety of roles where I can utilize these skills including a debating mentor for Debate Mate; an English tutor (English as Second Language); working as a nursery assistant in Kenya, Mombasa; teaching English and Swahili.
I have been Assistant Head of Translation with IBSA. Experience in working with and coordinating translation groups in East Africa including Swahili. Personally translated thousands of pages of books, brochures, magazines, tracts and websites.
Have been a trainer for Translation Techniques Course.
I am a native Swahili freelance translator based in Nairobi, Kenya, East Africa. I have 5 years of experience in translating, interpreting and transcribing. I am an extremely knowledgeable translator with a strong command over English, Swahili and very well versed with most Kenyan languages. Hands on experience in providing both written and oral translation services between concerned parties.
Areas of Translation, Proofreading, Transcription and Copy typing. Technical, Medical, General (letters, emails, articles…), Business related and Religious documents, Legal (patents, agreements…) with a daily output of at least 2000 words in translation.
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, London
Languages have been my passion since I discovered at college the exciting world of English, Swahili and Portuguese literature. As a freelance translator, I combine my passion for languages with my interest in technology and mostly focus on translations in the field of IT. But I'm also very much at ease at interpreting, transcribing, and doing voice-overs, which often require a lot of creativity and a very good feel for the language in order to have the same effect in the target language.
My name is George Ochieng Ouko. An Electrician who changed career in 2015 to Freelancing. After college, I was lucky to get employed as an Electrician.Through online learning and upgrading, I managed to change my career path to remote online in 2004 when I first joined computer college then joined online College learning freelancing. Since then, I have kept the learning trend to date to keep up with the ever evolving Industry.
I am eager to learn, Determined, Adaptable, patient, Hard worker, Problem solver, Quick learner and have Positive attitude.
my hobbies are Reading, Football and Watching movies.
I am a scientific and technical freelance translator and a voice over artist looking for work agencies and direct clients. I am always available to work with long time and urgent projects. I provide the following services: Translation, Proofreading, Interpretation (consecutive), Interpretation (simultaneous), Subtitling, Voice-over, Project Management, Copywriting, DTP, Programming, Web-Design, Advertising, Tour Guiding, Market Research, Consulting, Teaching (Language Courses), SEO.
I'm a Tanzanian Swahili native speaker, professional and experienced freelance translator. I'm looking for a translation job from English to Swahili and vice versa for the reasonable and negotiable rates.
Am a professional native linguists providing quality Swahili Translation services in Uganda. My services include; Translation, interpretation, Audio/Video Transcription subtitling, among others. i have worked with other translation agencies and up to date for Translation services. Besides, i also provide professional Translation services for other languages spoken in Uganda and Africa in general such as; Luganda/ Ganda, Dinka, Ateso, Kikuyu, Masai, lugwere, Lusoga, Runyankore, Lingala, Adhola, among others.
For high quality swahili and other language translation services in uganda and Africa Please get in touch with me by email with the details of your project or give me a call and we shall get in touch instantly.
Had the best grades in Swahili language on 2002 at high school. Joined Internationat Bible Students Association in 2011 as a translator. Took a Translation Techniques Course (TTC) and handled Swahili and other language groups in East Africa as a trainer.
Coordinated language teams at departmental level.
A multi-skilled, reliable & talented translator and transcriber with a proven ability to translate written documents from a source language to a target language. A quick learner who can absorb new ideas & can communicate clearly & effectively with people from all social & professional backgrounds.
Well mannered, articulate & fully aware of diversity & multicultural issues. Flexible in the ability to adapt to challenges when they arise & at the same time remaining aware of professional roles & boundaries.
Would like to work for a successful and ambitious company that offers great opportunities for career development and progression.
SWAHILI REPORTER/PRESENTER– NATION MEDIA GROUP – JUNE 2015 – JUNE 2016
• Generating ideas for stories and features and following leads from news agencies, the police, the public, press conferences and other sources.
• Researching, verifying and collating evidence and information to support a story using relevant information sources such as the internet, archives, databases, etc.
• Writing scripts for bulletins, headlines and reports and producing complete packages for broa
• Providing directorial input, advising crews on what to film or record.
• Preparing and presenting material 'on air' for both pre-recorded and live pieces.
• Identifying potential interviewees, briefing them, preparing interview questions and conducting both live and recorded interviews;
• Managing and updating all social media platforms.
• Advising supervisor on new trends in online tools, applications, channels, design & strategy.
• Executing & monitoring clients’ social media communication campaigns and monitoring revenue.
• Updating and maintaining Nation media Group websites on daily basis.