» personal data
Katerina Jachimska Małkiewicz
born in Cracow (Poland) in 1962
since 1987 living in Barcelona
» skills and abilities
fluency in Polish, Spanish and English; good and effective writing style
flair for research and learning, true interest in any studied subject; specialised knowledge of several business, scientific and technical fields (see: areas of specialisation)
self-motivation and ability to meet deadlines
interpersonal skills: good listener and communicator, experience in negotiation, natural empathy, patience, tact and diplomacy, respect for confidentiality
good IT skills (word processing, CAT, data bases, internet and websites, spread-sheets, presentations, etc.)
» work experience
Since 2006 I work as as freelance translator of Spanish, Polish, English and Catalan as well as sworn translator of Spanish and Polish. I also translate literature from Spanish for serveral polish publishers.
DANBRED ESPAÑA, S.L.: Part-time collaboration as translator. Business area: porcine genetics (Barcelona, 1998-2000)
FREELANCE TRANSLATOR: translator of the official Polish version of Pope John Paul II homilies, speeches and messages originally pronounced in Spanish (for L’Osservatore Romano); translation of all types of texts for Polish and Spanish companies and organisations: commercial contracts, brochures, computer programs, film subtitles, technical and scientific material, etc. (Cracow, Barcelona 1986-1989).
FREELANCE SPANISH TEACHER: private lessons and courses organised by the Spanish-Polish Friendship Association. (Cracow, 1986-1987).
» education and training
Master’s Degree in
Spanish Philology, specialisation in linguistics.
International Management Assistance (Spanish, English and French).
translation. Course preparing for the official exam for sworn
by the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs. International House,
Large number of courses, workshops and seminars related to company management, marketing, HR, etc.
areas of specialisation
Av. Meridiana, 34, 7, 3 tel. (34) 670 779 192 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org © Katarzyna Jachimska 2007-2011
08018 BARCELONA fax (34) 934 850 546