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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Lizzie Kean

Eindhoven
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Services copywriting, language teaching, translating
Specialities arts and culture, communications and media, government, sports and recreation
Qualifications BA Communications
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English, English to Dutch
Sworn translator No

Heidi Disler

Eenrum
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Services copywriting, editing, interpreting, language teaching, journalism, proofreading, translating
Specialities arts and culture, business, education, literary
Qualifications MA English Language and Culture, RUG
Experience Teaching English proficiency at the University of Groningen
Writing, editing, and translating of scientific articles
Writing and editing of research proposals
Writing, editing, and translating of scientific texts for a broader public
Native English speaker Yes
Sworn translator No

Neil Morrison

Barcelona
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Services editing, proofreading, translating
Specialities arts and culture, communications and media, finance, law, literary
Qualifications BA Linguistics and Languages, MA Translation and Lingusitics
Experience Experienced Dutch to English translator, editor and copy writer with a high attention to detail and excellent analytical and written skills. An independent and creative worker with well-honed critical faculties, who is takes pride in never missing a deadline.

I specialise in legal texts such as contracts and court documents, as well as commercial and marketing materials, B2B and B2C. I also work on localisation and transcreation.

I am originally from the UK and now live in Barcelona. I also translate from Spanish, Catalan and Portuguese.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Lorraine Copland

Zoetermeer
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Services copywriting, editing, training, translating
Specialities arts and culture, business, communications and media, finance
Qualifications LOI, Introduction to Legal Translation (Dutch-English); Diploma in Translation; University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada; Alberta College of Art, Calgary, Canada
Experience I was a freelance translator for over 3 years prior to working for more than 12 years at the in-house translation department of a major Dutch corporation. I have worked on a wide variety of documents and texts, mainly press releases, contracts, tenders, policies, brochures, presentations, technical user guides, software texts and websites. I have well-honed computer skills thanks to my work and my general interest.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator Yes

Josee Koning

Leiden
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Services proofreading, translating
Specialities communications and media, government, information technology, social sciences
Qualifications MA
Experience Have worked as an editor in chief for a trade paper. Wrote some non-fiction books. Now work as an editor (web as well), journalist and translator.
Native English speaker No
Language pairs Dutch to English, English to Dutch
Sworn translator No

Ann Scholten-Sampson

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Services proofreading, translating
Specialities health and medicine, natural sciences, social sciences
Experience My specialty is correcting academic writing submitted in English by non-native speakers, particularly in the natural and social sciences with emphasis on medical and public health topics. Medical articles proofread during employment at UMCG and later as freelancer. Over the years, several articles in physics.

I also proofread general texts, including (someone else's) autobiography. Irregularly, I do consulting for subtitling EN to NL (nonacademic texts.)
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Susan Hammons

Weesp
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Services copywriting, editing, translating
Specialities arts and culture, business, communications and media, education, social sciences
Qualifications Teaching degrees from Hogeschool van Amsterdam; Masters degree in English language and literature from Leiden University
Experience Translation 15+ years, both freelance and in-company.
Teacher in teacher education and media/communication at Hogeschool van Amsterdam; Teacher at ITV Hogeschool voor Tolken en Vertalers.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator Yes

Maria Sherwood Smith

Leiden
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Services editing, language teaching, translating
Specialities arts and culture, social sciences
Qualifications D.Phil. (Oxon.) Medieval and Modern Languages; B.A. (Dubl.) Modern Languages; SIGV
Experience Translation and language editing since 1996
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator Yes

Lynn Radford

Doetinchem
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Services copywriting, editing, proofreading, translating
Specialities agriculture and fisheries, arts and culture, business, communications and media, education, engineering and technology, information technology, literary, natural sciences, social sciences, sports and recreation
Qualifications BA (Hons) German & Business, DipM (Chartered Institute of Marketing)
Experience I've been working as a freelance translator and editor for numerous and varied clients since 2009. Customers include educational institutes, publishing companies (trade magazines and non-fiction books), manufacturers in the food and agricultural industry, logistics providers, and suppliers of retail technology and IT. Feel free to contact me for more details or references!
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Debbie van Baalen-Trevor

Maassluis
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Services editing, translating
Specialities communications and media, information technology, social sciences
Qualifications Bachelor of Applied Science (Information)
Experience Before becoming a translator I spent many years working as a librarian in Sydney, London and Rotterdam.
I've been working as a freelancer since 2014. Clients include Radboud In'to Languages, HAN-Talencentrum, UvA Talen and Saxion Translation Services. I've been translating and editing for a long-term project for Radboud University's Bachelor of Psychology and Bachelor of Artificial Intelligence programmes since November 2015.
The main body of my translation work includes course manuals, PowerPoint presentations, examination questions, lecture summaries, work group manuals, questionnaires, handbooks and general promotional materials.
My preferred CAT tool is SDL Trados; I also have experience with MemoQ and Memsource.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No