Freelance translator profile for Irene Diaz-Reyes

Translator's name:Irene Diaz-Reyes
Lanaguage pair:English to Spanish translator
Country of residence:United States of America
Activity:Acitive since 2016
Membership status:Basic member

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60 Cooper Street, #2E
New York, NY 10034
(212) 569-9755

EDUCATION: Touro College, NY. A.A., 1991, Major: Interdisciplinary Liberal Arts
Columbia University, NY. B.A., 2005 Spanish Language and Literature

Skills: Word Processing Programs: WordPerfect, MSWord, AmiPro, TimeSlips; Presentations Programs: PowerPoint, Corel Presentations; Spreadsheet Programs: Excel, Quattro Pro.


➣Spanish language tutor. Tutoring high school and college students 2005 - Present

➣Administrative Assistant, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine,
Columbia University, NY 2000 - 2003

➣ Administrative Assistant, Div. of Pediatric Cardiology, Columbia University, NY 1997 - 1998

➣Administrative Assistant, Department of Neuroscience, Research Foundation
for Mental Hygiene at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, NY 10/94 - 8/96

➣Administrative Assistant, Department of Dental Hygiene, New York University
College of Dentistry, NY 10/92 - 10/94

➣Assistant to The Director, Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation, NY
9/89 - 3/92


➣More than 10 years experience tutoring Spanish to both high school and college students;

➣In the various departments of Columbia University I was charged with coordinating recruitment, admissions, registration process, and academic appointments and fellowships;. Here, too, I did proofreading and editing of manuscripts and scientific papers, proposals to public, corporate, and foundation sources, as well as the preparation of programmatic reports;

➣Competence in arranging scientific seminars and meetings, and maintaining day-to-day calendar, travel and hotel arrangements;

➣More than eight years experience working on NIH grant proposals;

➣Possess excellent oral and written communication skills;

➣ at NYU, I was charged with administering placement tests, setting up academic schedules; preparation of syllabi; proctoring;

➣Ability to interact with persons at all levels; proven skills in training and overseeing work of support staff and student workers;

➣Conscientious and detail oriented; able to establish priorities and expedite resolution of problems;

➣Proficiency in translating and designing promotional materials;

➣Substantial legal office experience: preparation of negligence, criminal, matrimonial, litigation papers for court submission.


Freelance Legal Secretary: John J. Janiec, Esq., New York, NY. General law work, including litigation, landlord/tenant, briefs, collective bargaining agreements and billing (1982 - 2000).

LANGUAGES: Thoroughly fluent in Spanish (read, write, speak); some working knowledge of French.