Freelance translator profile for Viktoria Nwajei

Translator's name:Viktoria Nwajei
Lanaguage pair:English to Hungarian translator
Country of residence:United Kingdom
Activity:Acitive since 2022
Membership status:Basic member

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Detail-oriented English-Hungarian Translator with 7 years of experience. Demonstrated success in legal settings providing range of document and text translation services. Versed in producing accurate documents for business, government and cultural application.

Legal translator 08/2015 - Current
Entrepreneur - Remote
Used industry-specific terminology to execute high-quality translations.
Reviewed submitted translations, proofreading to spot and correct errors in punctuation, grammar and word choice.
Translated technical documents, employing industry expertise to convey complex information clearly and effectively.
Revised submitted translations to increase accuracy and ensure user comprehension.
Quality checked uploaded client files, implemented amendments and provided linguistic feedback.
Successfully translated over 200,000 words, completing ahead of agreed deadlines.
Proofread and edited final translations to ensure optimal quality and adherence to company standards.
Attended training programmes to improve professional knowledge and interpretation skills on yearly basis.
Utilised professional legal experience to aid self-development, offering equivalent to native-speaking abilities.
Consulted specialised dictionaries, thesauruses and reference books, identifying closest equivalents for nuanced terminology, words and phrases.
Main contractors: - OFFI Zrt. (Budapest, HUNGARY) - F&T Translation Office (Budapest, HUNGARY) - Wordlights Translation, USA - Vocabridge Ltd., UK (“Vocalegal”) - DUX Translations, Ireland - ViceVersaGroup snc, Italy - providing translation services for companies via and

Civil Service Administrative Officer 11/2009 - 07/2015
Local Government Office of Budapest 17th district - Budapest, HUNGARY
Processed cases concerning management of properties owned by the local government.
Translated official documents from English to Hungarian and from Hungarian to English (resolutions, official requests, letters etc.).
Created and maintained compliance documents, ensuring constant conformance with laws and regulations.
Facilitated relationships between local authorities and the public by explaining policy objectives in meetings.
Guided and facilitated decision-making by formulating and implementing effective property management policies.
Provided information regarding social housing matters, handling up to 800+ service user enquiries.
Played a crucial role in policy formulating and implementation processes.

Volunteer Helper 01/2009 - 01/2010
Ebony African Cultural, Arts and Human Rights Organization - Budapest, HUNGARY
Provided free legal aid service for third-country nationals, refugees, asylum-seekers.
Produced promotional posters and content for charity fundraising events.
Executed community programmes aimed toward young children and promoting human rights and equality.

Volunteer Activist 01/2009 - 01/2010
Amnesty International Hungary - Budapest, HUNGARY
Provided legal aid.
Participated in campaigns, conferences (in the matter of domestic violence and violence against women).
Delivered translation services through fluency in English.

Trainee Lawyer 09/2006 - 10/2009
Krzyzewsky Law Office - Budapest, HUNGARY
Drafted legal documents (contracts, court petitions, other official documents).
Advocated in the courts and other authorities in the following fields of law: civil law, family law (matrimonial and child placement cases, succession cases), labour law, property law.
Shadowed lawyers to understand workloads, case management and network development.
Analysed and proofread legal documents to eliminate errors.
Participated in training events, meetings and briefings.
Maintained working understanding of current laws and legal processes, continuously striving to develop professional knowledge.
Compiled information, recorded key dates and completed legal applications.
Completed work with strict compliance to industry regulations.
Crafted written correspondence as requested by firm's solicitors to support external communication.
Provided administrative support involving file management, correspondence and reception duties.
Conducted legal research and drafted official documentation.

Volunteer Helper 12/2005 - 02/2006
Menedék – The Hungarian Association for Migrants - Békéscsaba, HUNGARY
Provided legal aid.
Drafted applications for asylum seekers.

Apprentice 07/2005 - 08/2005
Dr Magyarossy József, attorney - Szeged, HUNGARY
Drafted petitions, contracts – especially in the field of property law.
Visited court hearings (family, criminal and civil law cases).
Shadowed supervisors to gain understanding of property law.
Committed to 20 hours of work weekly alongside university studies.

Apprentice 07/2005 - 08/2005
Registration Court of Csongrád County - Szeged, HUNGARY
Drafted applications for registration or re-registration of companies
Gave legal advice.
Shadowed supervisors to gain understanding of company law.
Committed to 20 hours of work weekly alongside university studies.


Postgraduate degree: translator, 06/2013
Kodolányi János University of Applied Sciences - Budapest
Technical Translator with EU specialization.

Postgraduate degree: EU law, 06/2010
Pázmány Péter Catholic University - Budapest
Main courses completed:
The law and institutions of the European Union
Relationship between EU and national law
Economy of the EC-EU policy making
Regional policy of the EU
European Court of Justice
International private law
Internal market
EU competition law
Company law of the EC
Financial system and tax law of the EU
Human and minority rights in the EU

Juris Doctor: Law, 07/2006
University of Szeged - Szeged

dances (traditional African and Hungarian folk dances)
instructing yoga
craft (glass painting, traditional body painting)
crystal therapy