amandabasson
FREELANCE TRANSLATOR
My native language is Afrikaans.

Translation pairs:
Primary pair:  English Afrikaans
Secondary pair:  Afrikaans English

I have been working as a freelance translator since 2008.

I provide the following services:

Translation, Proofreading, Editing
Transcription & Graphic design
Formatting of images with captions/texts on top.

Translation
Translate source text into Afrikaans or English (proofreading included)
 Minimum rate:  ZAR 0,35 per word.

Proofreading
Check spelling, grammar, punctuation and general layout.
 Minimum rate:  ZAR 0,30 per word.

Editing 
Check spelling, grammar, punctuation and layout. 
Minimum rate:  ZAR 0,35 per word.

Text entry/Data capturing 
From hard copies or electronic format.
Minimum rate: ZAR0,25 per word/number.

Audio Transcriptions (Dictations only)
Minimum rate: ZAR15,00 per audio minute
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I do not use any translation software. 

I am best in the following fields:
Medical, Education (Biology, Art, Science, Afrikaans Home Language, Agriculture, Accounting, Mathematics, Computer Applications Technology, Home Economics), Law, IT, Insurance, Health & Safety, Bible Studies.

 File Formats and Software I use include:
MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook,PDF, Adobe Photoshop CS5/6.

I am a former member of SATI (South African Translators Institute).



I am available to work Monday to Friday.


References can be provided on request.



Please send an enquiry if you have questions.