SENSE Freelancers

Are you looking for an English-language professional? We can help! 

The SENSE freelance register lets you contact any one of our over 350 freelance translators, editors, proofreaders, copywriters and trainers working with English. Looking for someone with a distinct skill set, with work experience in a particular industry or from a specific geographical region? Simply toggle the search options and we’ll provide you with a list of matching freelancers to choose from. Find the best language professional for your job, hassle-free (see disclaimer).

Is this the first time you’re using our register? We’ve prepared some additional information for a smoother search experience.  Check out the Questions to expect from the freelancer and Criteria for choosing a freelancer (above) for some helpful pointers in finding a suitable professional for your assignment.

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Karin de Ruiter

Spijkenisse
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Services language teaching, training
Specialities business
Qualifications BA
Native English speaker No
Sworn translator No

Gordon Darroch

The Hague
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Services copywriting, editing, language teaching, journalism, proofreading
Specialities communications and media, literary, sports and recreation
Qualifications MA English Literature & German (University of Edinburgh); PgDip Newspaper Journalism (University of Central Lancashire), CELTA certificate
Experience 15 years' experience as a journalist with the Press Association, Glasgow Herald, Scottish Television and freelance.
Native English speaker Yes
Sworn translator No

Cis van Heertum

's-Hertogenbosch
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Services editing, translating
Specialities arts and culture
Native English speaker No
Language pairs English to Dutch
Sworn translator No

Ragini Werner

Thesinge
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Services copywriting, editing, proofreading, translating
Specialities arts and culture, business, communications and media, education, engineering and technology, government, health and medicine, information technology, social sciences
Qualifications SENSE/ITV Editing Skills. Proven expertise in the sensitive correction of 'Dunglish' (English with a Dutch accent).
Experience Before establishing NEEDSer in 2001, I worked for 20 years in scientific, medical and technical publishing at Elsevier Science, including 10 years as in-house journalist/editor of "Elsevier Science World" focused on corporate communications.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Michelle Wilbraham

Jena
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Services copywriting, editing, language teaching, translating
Specialities arts and culture, business, finance, natural sciences
Qualifications BA (Hons) Hispanic and Germanic Studies, Post-grad diploma Journalism Studies, PGCE secondary Modern Foreign Languages
Experience International correspondent with Reuters news agency, freelance language teacher (English, German, French, Spanish) since 1990, freelance translator/editor since 1990.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

John Edmund Hynd

Eindhoven
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Services copywriting, editing, indexing, interpreting, language teaching, journalism, proofreading, training, translating, subtitling
Specialities agriculture and fisheries, arts and culture, business, communications and media, education, engineering and technology, finance, government, health and medicine, information technology, law, literary, natural sciences, social sciences, sports and recreation
Qualifications BSc., BPhil., Mag. Theol.
Experience 15 years of translation and interpreting, 10 years of teaching and 5 years of editing.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator Yes

Jill Whittaker

Culemborg
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Services copywriting, editing, journalism, translating
Specialities agriculture and fisheries, business, communications and media, finance
Qualifications B SC. French & European Studies, Staatsexamen Vertaler NL-ENG,
Experience Several years experience as writer, translator and editor in corporate communications at major banks in Benelux. Specialisms include annual report writing and editing, food & agri research, web content creation.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator Yes

Tony Sheldon

Utrecht
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Services editing, journalism
Specialities arts and culture, health and medicine, literary, social sciences
Qualifications BA Hons History 2nd class Leeds University 1979, National Council for the Training of Journalists Proficiency Certificate (Graduate Entry) 1982
Experience I have worked as a reporter, news editor and sub-editor on newspapers and magazines since 1979. Since 1993 I have worked as a freelance correspondent in the Netherlands specializing in health and medicine. Over the last decade, I have also worked as an English native-speaking editor of, largely, academic medical texts. Since 2004, I have researched and written a history book on the experiences of Dutch civilians during the Second World War Battle of Arnhem. This was published, in Dutch, as De verschrikking van de nacht Ooggetuigen van de Slag om Arnhem, by Kosmos in 2015.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Mark Speer

Den Haag
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Services copywriting, editing, journalism, proofreading, translating
Specialities agriculture and fisheries, arts and culture, business, communications and media, education, government, literary, social sciences, sports and recreation
Qualifications BA, MA
Experience 15 years' experience as freelance translator and editor.
5 years' experience as magazine editor responsible for entire production process (The Broker, Capacity.org and ICT Update).
I also have experience covering conferences as a journalist.
I offer all services in the editorial production process, from editing to printing.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

JoAnn van Seventer

Zuidhorn
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Services editing, proofreading, translating
Specialities arts and culture, health and medicine, literary, natural sciences, social sciences
Qualifications BA, MA English
Experience Editing of graduation reports, Masters' theses, PhD dissertations on scientific subjects, and articles for academic and scientific journals.
Translation of websites, articles, texts for art books, workbook for elementary school children, subtitles for films on art and history.
English conversation lessons at UMCG,
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No