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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Willem Jan Gasille

Vlissingen
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Services training, translating
Specialities arts and culture, education, information technology, law, social sciences
Qualifications Bachelor of Communication
Experience I have been translating since 1996.
I am a teacher of translation studies English-Dutch at ITV Hogeschool since 1999.
Native English speaker No
Language pairs Dutch to English, English to Dutch
Sworn translator Yes

Susan Pond

Amsterdam
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Services editing, translating
Specialities arts and culture, communications and media, education
Qualifications BA (Hons) Open University
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Ruth Rose

Washington, DC
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Services editing, proofreading, translating
Specialities arts and culture, education, health and medicine, social sciences
Experience Over 25 years' experience translating and copyediting. Editing of dissertations and articles for publication in biomedical journals, book translations. Clients include Pan American Health Organization, Royal Ontario Museum, Hanze University Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Utrecht University.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

David Lee

Nederhorst den Berg
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Services editing, translating
Specialities business, communications and media, finance, government, law
Qualifications BA (Hons) European Studies (German)
Experience 25+ years' experience providing language and communications support in an international business environment.
Translator/editor at Houthoff Buruma (2004-2005)
Translator/editor at AT&T/Lucent Technologies (1990-1998)
MarComs Manager EMEA at Lucent Technologies (1998-2001)
English teacher at Van Dale Talen (1989-1994)
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Michael Olson

Amsterdam
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Services copywriting, editing
Specialities business, finance
Native English speaker Yes
Sworn translator No

Mundie Salm

Wageningen
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Services editing
Specialities agriculture and fisheries
Qualifications MSc
Experience My activities of the last two decades focus on communications and education about sustainable development. Topics of special interest are agriculture, food security, fair trade, social justice and HIV/AIDS. I have degrees in international development (BSc) and ecological agriculture (MSc). My work experience includes production of various publications (research, writing, editing and translating for educational resources, journalistic articles, policy papers, websites and magazines). A Canadian by birth, my countries of work experience are the Netherlands, Canada, Mozambique, Lesotho and Australia.
I was a member of SENSE from 1999-2004, and returned to the network in 2011 after a period of employment.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Julia Sandford-Cooke

Amsterdam
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Services copywriting, editing, proofreading, transcription
Specialities arts and culture, business, communications and media, education, engineering and technology, social sciences, sports and recreation
Qualifications BA Hons English Literature (Hertford College, University of Oxford); Postgraduate Diploma in Management Studies (Chartered Management Institute); International English Language Testing System (IELTS) expert user (band score 9)
Experience More than 20 years' editorial experience and self-employed since 2011.
Particular experience of non-fiction structural editing, including developing and project managing vocational and FE textbooks, T Level blended content and tutor materials.
Author of several textbooks in subjects such as business, media studies and plastering.
Specialist in content relating to construction and health and safety.
Copywriter of digital and hard-copy content for marketing agencies.
In-house experience:
Publishing and creative services manager, Construction Industry Training Board (CITB), 2004–11.
Senior editor, Harcourt Education (now Pearson), 2002–04.
Editor, AA Publishing, 2000–02.
Editing assistant, Endat Group (now ESI Ltd), 1998–2000.
Native English speaker Yes
Sworn translator No

Marjolein C Thickett

Ulverston
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Services copywriting, editing, language teaching, proofreading, transcription, translating, subtitling
Specialities agriculture and fisheries, arts and culture, business, communications and media, education, engineering and technology, finance, literary, social sciences, sports and recreation
Qualifications BA Hons • German & Russian • 2007 • The University Of Birmingham, Diptrans E-Learning Course • 2021 • Linguist Training, Localization Course For Website & Mobile App • 2021 • DP Translation Services, Proofreading & Copy Editing • 2020 • One Education, Integrated Business Planning • 2018 • Oliver Wight Eame Llc, I-to-I Teaching English • 2008 • The Tefl Org
Experience I offer Russian, German and Dutch to English translation, transcreation, localisation, project management and proofreading services.

My specialisms include -
Classical music
Education & e-Learning
Green Growth & Sustainability
Business & Manufacturing (specifically Pulp & Paper, Bespoke Packaging)
SaaS
Martech (SEO, Digital, etc)
Sports (outdoor/extreme)
Localisation (Web & App)
Supply Chain, Logistics

I help my clients communicate their message, sell their products, grow their brand and develop their reach into new and exciting English-speaking markets with a focus on the industries of SaaS, MarTech, Business & Manufacturing.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Zena Vollenberg-Jenkins

Heide
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Services translating
Specialities business
Qualifications Double Honours Degree in German, French and Linguistics (University of East Anglia)
Experience I have been working as a freelance translator of texts in Dutch and German since 2004. Before that, I worked in export sales and marketing positions for companies trading internationally for 15 years. I also have some experience of the tourism industry. The texts I translate are wide-ranging in subject matter, with the majority being for commercial purposes.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Victoria Kelly

Grou
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Services copywriting, editing, language teaching, translating
Specialities business, communications and media, sports and recreation
Qualifications BA (Hons) European Business Studies, HEAO Commerciele Economie, TESOL
Experience copywriting & editing English business texts since 2003
translating Dutch to English since 2003
taught business English & general English to speakers of other languages for 9 years
taught English in Dutch primary school for 2 years
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No