Paula Coto Translations

Translating since 2001

Background and specializations

Translating and language education

  • Oct. 14-Present: Official University Master in Language Science and Hispanic Linguistics, UNED (Spanish Open University).
  • Oct. 01-Jun. 05: Graduated in Translating and Interpreting (English, French and Italian), Universidad P. Comillas.
  • English: Near native.  Sworn and certified translator of English (Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 2006).
  • French: Near native. DALF (2005).
  • Italian: Near native.  Graduated with honours.
  • Portuguese: Proficient. 2005-2010, Casa do Brasil.

Translating domains of expertise

Business, marketing and legal

Specialized education

  • 2015: Writing in Internet, Miriada X – University of Navarra, 15 h.
  • 2015: Fundamentals of Digital Marketing, Actívate con Google – IAB Spain.
  • 2014: Digital Marketing, IE Business School, IE, 70 h.
  • 2013: Cross Cultural Management, IE Business School, IE, 3 h.
  • 2012: Executive Program in Strategic Sales Management, IE Business School, 20h.
  • Nov. 11-Dec. 12: Master in Digital Business Management, OBS, 60 ECTS.
  • 2011: Stock Exchange and Financial Markets, UNED Foundation-CNMV, 35 h.
  • 2010: Global Leadership for Women Executive Program, IE Business School, 30 h.
  • Jan. 07-Jul. 07: Master in International Business Management, ICEX, 600 h.
  • Oct. 05-Dec. 06: Master in Marketing Management, IE Business School, 1,600 h.
  • 2005: Official and corporate protocol, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 100 h.

Field professional experience

  • 2014-Present: Managing Director at  #DiarioArganzuela.
  • 2005-Present: Marketing, communication and internationalization consultant at Words & Metrics.
  • 2010-2014: Marketing and Business Development Associate Director at IE Business School.
  • 2006-2010: Product Manager for Spain and Portugal at Pearson.

Arts and Social Sciences

Specialized education:

  • 2016: Adobe InDesign CC, La Casa Encendida, 12h.
  • 2015: Photosop CC digital edition, Too Many Flash, 21 h.
  • 2014: Fundamentals of photography, Lens, 30h,
  • 2013: Workshop on creative writing, Fuentetaja, 6 months.
  • Oct. 09-Present: Bachelor in Sociology, UNED (Spanish Open University).
  • Jun. 06: Postgraduate Certificate in Education (CAP) (Spanish Ministry of Education).
  • May 04: TESOL 2004, education fair. Interpreter.

Literature and entertainment

  • Areas: Children, Fiction, Professional.
  • Books translated: Fame School series; Jefferies, Cindy; Anaya, 2007.
    • Cantante solista (Solo Star) and
    • Concierto de Navidad (Christmas Stars).
  • Videogames translated: for mobiles, computers and consoles.
    • Past projects by EA:
      • Sims,
      • FIFA,
      • Tiger Woods,
      • Harry Potter, and
      • Need for Speed .

CAT: OmegaT and SDL Trados Studio 2015.

Lived in Madrid, London, Paris, Strasbourg, Lyon and Rome.

Travelled around five continents.

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