Katie Grant

Translator & Yoga Teacher

Level
Junior
Location
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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Skills

  • Yoga Teacher
  • Content Translation
  • Editing
  • Editing Proofreading
  • Social Media
  • Localisation
  • Tutoring
  • Yoga
  • Spanish
  • French

Companies I’ve worked with

  • K

    KG Translation

    Work history

    Currently

    Translator

    KG Translation

    Sep 2014
    • Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Translator, Editor & Proofreader (Spanish & French into English), KG Translation, Edinburgh 2014 – Present Specialisations: Tourism, Travel & Hospitality; Marketing, Press, Media and Communications; Sustainability; Sport & Fitness; Business; Contracts; Memorandum; Cover letters & Certifications. Key Projects include: Energy company rebranding communications toolkit; Telecoms company internal communications documents; Events press releases; Health and Safety Evaluation and Analysis; Consolidated Financial Statements, presentations and annual reports; Wikipedia entries; Gender equality in the workplace documents; Literature reviews; Environmental Plan of Action; Employment, Retail, Leisure and Legal contracts; Job applications and cover letters; Birth and death certificates; Meeting minutes; Hotel Marketing; Rental leases; Medical reports; Subtitling of Noam Chomsky documentary; FAQs for Train Operations; Water Treatment Company Newsletter; Technical Specification Sheets for valves and switches; Tourist Information Website for Holiday Resorts; Operations Summary Reports; Children’s Stories; Subtitling of Popular Online Series.

    Education

    2015

    MSc Translation & Computer-Assisted Translation Tools

    Heriot-Watt University

    Sep 2014 - Jun 2015
    • Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    • Translation Practice (Spanish & French to English); Translation Technologies; Theoretical Foundations of Translating, Interpreting & International Politics; German for Beginners; Localisation and Technical Writing; Subtitling; Translation and Interpreting Studies with Text Practices; MSc Dissertation: 'Nord's Four Function Model applied to a touristic text: Translation/Commentary of Madrid.org's Tourism pages'.

    2011

    MA Hons Spanish with integrated year abroad

    University of St Andrews

    Sep 2006 - Jun 2011
    • Saint Andrews, St Andrews, United Kingdom
    • Contemporary Spanish Language; History of the Spanish Language; Mexico in the 19th century, Spanish American Literature, Reality & Illusion; Honours dissertation (An investigation into “Modernismo”- as defined by Rubén Darío in his work Azul); Successful year abroad completed in Seville, Spain, as an English language assistant.