Freelance translator profile for David Marshall

Translator's name:David Marshall
Lanaguage pair:French to English translator
Country of residence:Canada
Activity:Acitive since 2014
Membership status:Basic member

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David Marshall
9 Camelot Court
Toronto (Ontario) M3B 2N4
phone: 416-449-3139 cell phone: 416-420-0349

Business Skills
Contract preparation
Calculation of pricing of products and services
Shipment planning
Handling of various files

Selling and Purchasing
Communication with customers (included many Quebec, French, Spanish and Argentine companies).
Communication with suppliers (included many Mexican and Argentine companies).
Sales and promotion of products and services.
Contract negotiation.
Follow-up with customers.

Communication Skills
Language skills: English: perfect oral and written capability; French: excellent oral and written capability; Spanish: excellent oral and written capability; Mandarin: studying.

Technical Skills
Software skills: Excel, PowerPoint, Internet Explorer, MS Word.

Work Experience
Marshall Commodities Ltd. 1986-2010
Broker/ Sales Representative
Marshall Commodities was involved in the brokering, import, and export of peanuts, dried fruit, seeds, and beans worldwide.
I performed a wide variety of functions, from sending samples to selling to the customers, to sourcing and buying the goods, arranging land and ocean shipments, contract preparation, and invoicing customers, among other duties.

Gibbs, Nathaniel (Canada) Ltd. 1981-1986
Sales Representative
Gibbs, Nathaniel was engaged in international trade of peanuts, dried fruit, seeds, and beans worldwide.
I performed a wide variety of functions, including invoicing, contract preparation, and sales.

Education and Professional Development
May 2013. Certificate Program in Spanish-English/ English-Spanish Translation, Glendon College, York University, Toronto.
June 2012. Accelerated B.A. in Translation (French-English), Glendon College, York University, Toronto.
August 2007. Certificate of Intensive Mandarin Chinese Language Course (12 weeks study) PRC Study (Zhong Guo Jiao Xue), Beijing, China.
April 2007. CIFFA Certificate Program in International Freight Forwarding Module 1, CIFFA (Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association), Mississauga, Ontario.
November 1981. B.A., University of Toronto, Toronto. (courses included several French and Spanish courses).
September 1981. Spanish course for Foreign Students, National Autonomous University of Mexico (Universidad Nacional Aut