Freelance translator profile for Angela Scarpantoni



Translator's name:Angela Scarpantoni
Lanaguage pair:English to Italian translator
Country of residence:Italy
Activity:Acitive since 2010
Membership status:Basic member

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PERSONAL INFORMATION

Name ANGELA SCARPANTONI
Address 110, via Firenze, 64011, Alba Adriatica, Teramo, Italy
Telephone +39 347 4809275
E-mail angela.scar@libero.it
MSN Messenger ID angela.scar@hotmail.it
Skype ID angela.scar

Nationality Italian

Date of birth 08 / 10 / 1982





WORK EXPERIENCE

• Dates (from – to) From March 2008
• Name and address of employer Gruppo Blu - Città del Web
Via Galileo Galilei, 25 • 64020 San Nicolò a Tordino (TE) • Italy
• Type of business or sector Web Agency, Visual Communications, Professional Management and Consulting Company
• Occupation or position held Web Marketing Manager; Translation Coordinator; Personnel Director
• Main activities and responsibilities Translation of websites; Creation and Management of Web Marketing Campaigns (keywords research, copywriting, link building strategies, pay per click); customer service; recruitment of web marketing employees to be employed by our customer hotels (posting of job offers, job interviews, tests, training courses)

• Dates (from – to) From April 2009 to June 2009
• Name and address of employer Genesi
Via Genova, 2 • 64021 Giulianova (TE) • Italy
• Type of business or sector Web Development & Search Marketing
• Occupation or position held Freelance translator and copywriter
• Main activities and responsibilities Translation of websites and articles

• Dates (from – to) March - April 2009
• Name and address of employer Microcinema
Piazza Raffaello, 11 • Perugia (PG)
• Type of business or sector Translation & Subtitling Agency
• Occupation or position held Freelance translator of subtitles
• Main activities and responsibilities Translation of subtitles for films, documentaries and sort movies

• Dates (from – to) March - April 2009
• Name and address of employer Microcinema
Piazza Raffaello, 11 • Perugia (PG)
• Type of business or sector Translation & Subtitling Agency
• Occupation or position held Freelance translator of subtitles
• Main activities and responsibilities Translation of subtitles for films, documentaries and sort movies

• Dates (from – to)
From June 2007
• Name and address of employer Gruppo Blu
Via Galileo Galilei, 25 • 64020 San Nicolò a Tordino (TE)
• Type of business or sector Visual Communications, Professional Management and Consulting Company
• Occupation or position held Freelance translator
• Main activities and responsibilities Translation of websites

• Dates (from – to) Summer 2005, 2006, 2007
• Name and address of employer Alimentari di Scarazza Massimo
Via Abruzzo - 64011 Alba Adriatica (TE)
• Type of business or sector Grocery store
• Occupation or position held Cashier
• Main activities and responsibilities I had to total bills, receive money, make change, and give receipts. I also dealt with suppliers.

• Dates (from – to) From 4 January to 1 February 2007
• Name and address of employer Tam Tam Communications
Via Flaiano, 35 - 65127 Pescara (PE)
• Type of business or sector Cultural association
• Occupation or position held Apprenticeship
• Main activities and responsibilities I had to find cultural associations abroad and contact them to promote theatre plays


• Dates (from – to) 18 May 2006
• Name and address of employer Decathlon
Via Pasubio, 144 - 63039 Porto d’Ascoli (AP)
• Type of business or sector Shop for specialist sports gear and equipment
• Occupation or position held Inventory taker
• Main activities and responsibilities I had to coordinate the French supervisors and the Italian inventory takers; I had to classify the goods

• Dates (from – to) From 2002 to 2005
• Name and address of employer Varoius
• Occupation or position held Part-time barmaid, baby sitter



EDUCATION AND TRAINING

• Dates (from – to) From January 2006 to November 2006
• Name and type of organisation providing education and training Libera Università degli Studi “S. Pio V”
• Principal subjects / occupational skills covered Master in Traduzione e adattamento delle opere multimediali per il doppiaggio e il sottotitolaggio – translation techniques of audiovisual works as documentaries, cartoons, serials, short films and films; translation techniques of subtitles; translation of literary works, short stories, theatrical works.
• Title of qualification awarded Translator-adapter certificate
• Level in national classification (if appropriate)

• Dates (from – to) From September 2001 to November 2004
• Name and type of organisation providing education and training Università degli Studi de L’Aquila
• Principal subjects / occupational skills covered Laurea in Mediazione linguistica e comunicazione interculturale – English and French literature; translation from English and French to Italian and from Italian to English and French
• Title of qualification awarded First level laurea
• Level in national classification (if appropriate) 110 / 110 e lode

• Dates (from – to) From September 1996 to June 2001
• Name and type of organisation providing education and training Istituto “A. Capriotti”
• Principal subjects / occupational skills covered Istituto Tecnico Commerciale
• Title of qualification awarded Diploma in Ragioniere, perito commerciale e programmatore – progetto Mercurio – book-keeping, accountancy and computer programming
• Level in national classification (if appropriate) 100 / 100


PERSONAL SKILLS AND COMPETENCES
Acquired in the course of life and career but not necessarily covered by formal certificates and diplomas. My daily duties include talking with customers, to understand their needs and plan a marketing strategy to boost their website visibility.
Next step is an analysis of their current position and a new proposal: my duties include content writing, creation of web marketing campaigns to increase visibility, organization of website translation, co-ordination of SEO. I am also the only responsible for the recruitment of web marketing employees to be employed by our customer hotels: posting of job offers, job interviews, tests, training courses.
From time to time, I collaborate as a freelance with some agencies to translate texts and subtitles.
Furthermore, from 29 October to 4 November 2006, I went through training at the Saturno International Film Festival. I learned how to organize a festival and have been helping to mount an exhibition on Mastroianni; I welcomed the international guests and acted as an interpreter during their meetings with the schools; I helped preparing the press review and participated in several conferences and presentations of historical books.


MOTHER TONGUE ITALIAN

OTHER LANGUAGES

ENGLISH
• Reading skills Fluent
• Writing skills Fluent
• Verbal skills
Fluent

FRENCH
• Reading skills Fluent
• Writing skills Fluent
• Verbal skills
Fluent

SPANISH
• Reading skills Good
• Writing skills Elementary
• Verbal skills
Elementary


SOCIAL SKILLS AND COMPETENCES EXCELLENT ABILITY TO WORK IN GROUPS. ENJOY TEAM WORKING.
GOOD INTERPERSONAL SKILLS AND STRONG INTEREST IN FOREIGN COUNTRIES AND CULTURES. I ADAPT TO NEW SITUATIONS QUICKLY AND I AM A QUICK LEARNER.
ABILITY TO WORK INDEPENDENTLY AND CAPABLE OF WORKING UNDER PRESSURE AND MEETING DEADLINES.

ORGANISATIONAL SKILLS AND COMPETENCES GOOD ORGANIZATIONAL AND PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS.
ENJOY WORKING IN A TEAM. GOOD PLANNING SKILLS. COORDINATION OF TEAM ACTIVITIES.
MY DAILY DUTIES INVOLVE CO-ORDINATING THE WORK OF OTHER PEOPLE WHO HELP ME PLANNING MARKETING CAMPAIGNS.

TECHNICAL SKILLS AND COMPETENCES MICROSOFT WINDOWS.
MICROSOFT OFFICE (WORD, EXCEL, POWER POINT, ACCESS).
INTERNET AND E-MAIL (OUTLOOK, MOZILLA THUNDERBIRD).
USE OF CMS.
USE OF WEB SITE TRAFFIC ANALYSIS SOFTWARE AND WEB POSITIONING SOFTWARE.
USE OF GOOGLE ADWORDS AND GOOGLE ANALYTICS.
LITTLE KNOWLEDGE OF PROGRAMMING TECHNIQUES.

ARTISTIC SKILLS AND COMPETENCES I AM VERY KEEN ON READING, NOVELS AND ESSAYS IN PARTICULAR.
I HAVE A GREAT PASSION FOR MUSIC, WHICH I LISTEN IN MY SPARE TIME.
I EXERCISE MY WRITING THROUGH MY OWN BLOG.

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