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Samuel Murray

Efficient English-Afrikaans translator

Country

South Africa

Native language

Afrikaans

 

Specializations

Technical
Engineering
Business
Marketing / Financial
Software / IT
Medical

 

Software

Microsoft Office
StarOffice/OpenOffice
Trados
Star Transit
Wordfast
OmegaT

 

Professional Memberships

ATA
SATI
VZV

 

   Career / Experience

 

Afrikaans > English
  - Translating
  - Proofreading

English > Afrikaans
  - Translating
  - Proofreading


Education:
National Diploma in Language Practice (3 years’ full-time translation studies), 1995

Experience:
2000-2006: In-house translator at national daily newspaper in advertising department, doing all kinds of translations e.g. auctions, financial translations, legal notices, private, small-business and corporate advertising, real estate, tourism, etc.
2007-2010: Full-time freelance translator for mostly European and United States translation agencies, in any subject field. I have ample experience in pharmaceutical texts, software localisation, and tourism and business related texts. In 2007, I was the Afrikaans translator for Microsoft Windows Vista.
2010-now: Full-time freelance translator, Netherlands.

Language combinations:
Afrikaans to English
English to Afrikaans

 

   Pricing / Other services

 


Translation:
EUR 0.09 / USD 0.12 per source word
Minimum rate = EUR / USD 25.00

Revision/Editing/Proofreading:
EUR / USD 0.04 per word or USD / EUR 25.00 per hour
Minimum rate = EUR / USD 25.00


Owing to the huge discrepancy between South African rates and internationally accepted rates, I am usually willing to give discounts to South African clients.

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