The Scottish Network of the Institute of Translation & Interpreting

Siobhan Gorrie

 MITI MCIL CL

Contact details

Address line 1

21 Southfield Farm Grove

Town/city

Edinburgh

Post code

EH15 1SR

Country

Scotland

Tel (work)

07585838480

Tel (home)

07585838480

Tel (mobile)

07788 805514

Web

https://www.lktranslations.co.uk/

Professional profile

Current role

Professional in-house translator

ITI membership

Qualified member (MITI)

Qualifications

MA (Hons.) Modern Languages (French-German)

MA Translating

MITI

MCIL

Chartered Linguist (Translator)

Postnominals

MITI MCIL CL

Translation languages

German into English

General area of expertise

Commercial, Technology

Detailed subject expertise

Automation, domestic appliances, telecommunications, industrial and commercial press releases

Profile

I work as an in-house translator for a small team of German > English translators based in Manchester (although I work off-site in Edinburgh). We specialist in technical and commercial fields including industrial automation, domestic and commercial electrical products, and mechanical engineering. I have been working as a translator since 2006 and, in addition to holding undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in languages and translation, I am a qualified Member of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting (MITI). I am also a Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists and a Chartered Linguist (Translator).

I am a recipient of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting’s John Hayes Prize for excellence in translation, and the Association of Translation Companies’ Translator of the Year Award.

Software

Trados Studio 2021, Across

Fulltime

Full-time

Name

Name

Siobhan Gorrie