Lily Knyazeva

Sevastopol, Moscow, Russian Federation

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Lily Knyazeva

EXPERIENCED ENGLISH TO RUSSIAN TRANSLATOR & PROOFREADER

EXPERTISE AND SERVICES

- English-Russian Translation
- Articles and News in Russian
- Proofreading of Russian Documents
- Editing of Russian Books and Essays
- Website Localization in Russian
- Video Translation, Russian Voiceover
- Russian Labels and Packaging Spelling
- Transcription of Russian Audio

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2014–Present
Self-employed — Freelance
Translation for businesses, corporations, institutional organizations, governmental bodies, translation agencies, and individuals.

2013–2014
Koreefey Translation Agency — Russia
Senior Translator & Proofreader
Management | Translation | Localization | Proofreading | Consulting | Writing

2008-2013
Advance Translation Agency — Russia
Translator, Editor
Translation | Editing | Formatting | File Conversion


EDUCATION

2006–2007
National State University — Sevastopol, Russia
M.A. Philology
Thesis: Translation of epithets from English to Russian — A case study of The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde.

2002–2006
National State University — Sevastopol, Russia
B.A. Philology


COURSES

2001–2002
A pre-university English language course with a private tutor using the Oxford University Press Headway Upper-Intermediate textbook.


SKILLS

Languages: Russian (native), Ukrainian (second), English (excellent), Spanish (basic).
Software: Microsoft Office Package 2013, Adobe Reader, FineReader, Photoshop
CAT Tools: Trados, MemoQ, OmegaT
Additional: Some knowledge of WordPress, HTML, and SEO
Personal: very self-disciplined, focused, reliable, honest, punctual, with deep understanding and perfect command of the Russian language, excellent Russian writing
Capacity: The average number of words translated per day is 1,800.

PUBLICATIONS

- Russian language textbook for beginners ‘Learn Russian through English’– https://goo.gl/vbdDcF
- Russian translation of a psychology book – http://www.amazon.com/dp/B017UFDS9W
- Russian translation of a health book — http://ninaverkoeyen.ru/yoga_of_intention

Work Terms

Translation rate: USD 25 per 1,000 words.
Proofreading rate: USD 20 per 1,000 words.