Iris Sastre-Rivero

PhDo

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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Projects

Projects credited in

Skills

  • Content Translation
  • Localisation
  • Photography
  • Training Delivery
  • Content Production
  • Subtitling
  • UX
  • Screenwriting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Interior Styling

Companies I’ve worked with

  • T

    Trinity College London

    • F

      Formamod

      • A

        Adjaye Associates

        • M

          Maxhosa by Laduma

          Work history

          Currently

          Jul 2015
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • I write content for online and print media including Trace212, World Investment News and Radio Africa Magazine. Some of my pieces are being read by 14.23K monthly users.

          Currently

          Transcriptionist, Translator and Subtitler

          Various (see description)

          Mar 2015
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • I transcribe, translate/localise and subtitle videos for Art21, TED, ARTE TV and more. Projects include the popular TED Talks and Conferences. My two most recent projects (for Art21) have been seen by 7k users in only two weeks since they were published.

          2018

          Translation Project Manager

          Maxhosa by Laduma

          Jan 2017 - Dec 2018
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • I created and managed a plan for the translation project (English to Spanish), kept my client updated on the progress of their translation and made sure that the translation being delivered was complete and true to original project terms. Maxhosa by Laduma is a South African knitwear brand founded by Laduma Ngxokolo, a South African textile and knitwear designer, best known for his men's knitwear range inspired by traditional Xhosa beadwork.

          2016

          Communications Assistant

          Adjaye Associates

          Jun 2016 - Nov 2016
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • As a communications assistant, I reported to the head of communications, head of graphic design and graphics manager. I managed all Digital Communications, Press Enquiries and assisted to the production of all Marketing materials. Additionally, I created the studio´s Instagram account from scratch, creating and implemented a content strategy. The account gained 6k organic followers in 4 months while I worked and succeeded on improving Twitter and Facebook engagement by 72%. I assisted successfully to the communications team on a daily basis, writing copy and producing/editing content, using InDesign, Photoshop, Acrobat and Illustrator. Sir David Adjaye OBE, is a London based architect who won international acclaim for his diverse designs and innovative use of materials and light.

          2015

          Mar 2015 - Mar 2015
          • Madrid, Spain
          • Freelance
          • I planned lectures based on my own research on African Textiles, created materials, conducted workshops, checked and assessed students' work.

          2015

          Translation Project Manager

          IMAN Cosmetics

          Feb 2014 - Jan 2015
          • Paris, France
          • Freelance
          • Created and managed a plan for the translation project (English to Spanish), kept my client updated on the progress of their translation and made sure that the translation being delivered was complete and true to original project terms.

          2014

          Copywriter

          IMAN Cosmetics

          Jan 2014 - Dec 2014
          • Paris, France
          • Freelance
          • I wrote copy for a training book targeting sales teams.The book contains product descriptions, usage and advice for sales advisors. IMAN Cosmetics is a beauty brand founded by Iman Bowie and it is the first beauty company that targeted all Women with Skin of Color™.

          2013

          English Language Instructor

          Formamod

          Apr 2013 - Sep 2013
          • Paris, France
          • Freelance
          • Following the Oxford University Press program, “English for the Fashion Industry”, I helped fashion design students develop communication skills they need for a career in fashion. I covered each element of the fashion industry from garment design and production, through to the communication and marketing of collections.

          2013

          Product Trainer

          Dermalogica

          Nov 2011 - Aug 2013
          • Geneva, Switzerland
          • Freelance
          • Planned and conducted new beauty/skin care advisors and product trainings for Dermalogica and IMAN Cosmetics. Implemented appropriate training measures to achieve retail performance and service excellence by creating and adapting training contents.

          2011

          English Teacher - Business

          Adecco Training

          Sep 2009 - Aug 2011
          • Madrid, Spain
          • Freelance
          • I developed training materials (e.g. flashcards, slides, charts, booklets, activities), assisted in delivering training to sales teams, conducted research to inform training strategies, helped plan training projects from start to finish, coordinated with internal teams to implement projects and monitored project progress, timelines. Clients: Airbus, Casa Loewe and L'Oreal Group

          2009

          English Teacher - Primary Education

          Trinity College London

          Sep 2008 - Jun 2009
          • Rivas-Vaciamadrid, Madrid, Spain
          • Freelance
          • The Trinity’s Graded Examinations in Spoken English (GESE) are one-to-one, face-to-face assessments of speaking and listening skills with a Trinity examiner. I was responsible for a group of 20 students at level 1-3. Client: Spanish Ministry of Education

          2008

          English Teacher - Sales

          Various (see description)

          Sep 2004 - Sep 2008
          • Madrid, Spain
          • Freelance
          • I developed training materials (e.g. flashcards, slides, charts, booklets, activities), assisted in delivering training to sales teams, conducted research to inform training strategies, helped plan training projects from start to finish, coordinated with internal teams to implement projects and monitored project progress and timelines. Clients: DB Schenker Oct 2006 - Sep 2008; Inditex-Zara Jun 2006 ;Promod Mar 2005: MANGO Jan 2005; TENDAM-Women’s Secret Sep 2004.