SENSE Freelancers

Are you looking for a translator, editor, proofreader, copywriter, trainer or other English-language professional? The SENSE freelance register provides the contact details of nearly all of the freelance members in the Society, as well as their skills, specializations and services. This user-friendly search tool will help you reach the best language professional for your job, quickly and easily. (SEE DISCLAIMER)

Before searching the freelance register for the first time, please read the sections about Questions to expect from the freelancer and Criteria for choosing a freelancer (see blocks above). This will help you find a suitable freelancer for your assignment.


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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

Rita DeCoursey

Leiden
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Services editing, indexing, proofreading, translating
Specialities social sciences
Qualifications University in Linguistics and Spanish
Experience Anthropology and Economic History are the fields I have done the most editing in. Scholarly articles and books for an international audience are my specialty. 20 years experience as desk editor with an academic publisher, KITLV Press.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Stuart Field

Southall
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Services editing, translating
Specialities finance
Qualifications BA 1st Class Natural Sciences; MSc Knowledge Based Systems; MA Social Banking and Social Finance; State diploma in Dutch as a second language, level 2
Experience I have translated a variety of texts, mostly from Dutch to English, including books, articles, financial documents, leaflets and brochures. I have many years' experience in community finance / social banking, including making loans, raising investment, quality assessments of financial institutions etc.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Lesley Langelaar-Thomas

Hellevoetsluis
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Services copywriting, editing, proofreading, training, subtitling
Specialities business, communications and media, engineering and technology, information technology, social sciences
Qualifications Erasmus University, Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication (“Faculteit der Historische – en Kunstwetenschappen”), Dickinson College, University of Maryland
Experience As an all-round English language (SEO/SEA) content specialist and interviewer, I have assisted various multinationals and organizations in achieving their internal and external communication goals. The writing I have done over the past years spans a wide range of media. When it comes to interviewing, I have experience in doing (in-depth) interviews for a variety of media. In addition to interviewing and writing content, I have project management experience.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Richard Thrift

Amsterdam
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Services editing, proofreading, translating
Specialities arts and culture, business, social sciences
Qualifications BA(Hons) Modern History and Economics, CELTA
Experience I have been editing and proofreading since 2012, and translating since 2013.

I also teach English as a foreign language in Amsterdam.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Cecilia M. Willems

Maastricht
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Services editing, proofreading, translating
Specialities arts and culture, business, communications and media, education, government, social sciences
Qualifications BA in Comparative Literature, B.Tr in Translation
Experience I have been working full time as a translator/editor since 1993.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No

Roger Staats

Rotterdam
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Services copywriting, editing, language teaching, proofreading, training, translating, subtitling
Specialities government, health and medicine, information technology, natural sciences, social sciences
Qualifications BSc Plant & Animal Biology, Sheffield University
Experience Roger Staats is a native English speaker, born in the UK and living in the Netherlands. He set up Aquire in 1992 to help business and academic professionals in the Netherlands improve English language communication skills, increasing their value to their own field.
He has worked in the pharmaceutical industry, for ICT companies (CRM & ERP), telco’s & business education as well as for many Universities and Higher Education Institutes.
Business & project management experience at senior management level includes roles in commercial/business development and marketing/communication for both local companies and multinationals.
Native English speaker Yes
Language pairs Dutch to English, English to Dutch
Sworn translator No

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

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

Marion Pini-Overberg

LONDON
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Services translating
Specialities business, communications and media, government, law
Qualifications Qualified member of the ITI
Experience I have been translating with my business partner Elizabeth de Zoysa for 6 years now. We work together under the name DutchLink.
Native English speaker No
Language pairs Dutch to English
Sworn translator No