GAMZE LADEN ACARLI

INFINITY LANGUAGE AND CONSULTING

Gamze Laden Acarlı

GAMZE LADEN ACARLI

EDUCATION

  • University of North Dakota Grand Forks, ND/USA
    Faculty of BA Department of Economics Major in Business Economics
  • B.Sc. Marmara University
    Faculty of BA Department of Economics
  • Istanbul Erkek Lisesi

CONTACT

  • Kadıköy, Nihat Kızıltan sok. No: 6/9, Caddebostan, 34728 İSTANBUL, TÜRKİYE
  • ☎ +90 216 459 7210
  • ☎ +90 532 230 3514
  • ✎ infinityceviri@gmail.com

EXPERIENCE

2014 December – Present / Infinity Language and Localization Services
COMPANY OWNER/PROJECT MANAGER/TRANSLATOR/EDITOR

  • Responsible for managing localization projects, including project planning, resource allocation, scheduling and reporting
  • Planning, executing, controlling and delivering translation projects from a wide range of customers operating in sectors such as fast consuming, retail, white goods, automotive, finance, medicine, legal
  • Allocating appropriate resource (translator and editor) for the project
  • Controlling translator and/or editor throughout the project to ensure timely delivery
  • Assessing the quality of translated text and editing before delivery
  • Invoicing after delivered job is approved by the customer
  • Recruiting local and international translators
  • Starting and sustaining business relations with existing and potential customers all over the globe

Some of the Projects Completed:

  • Parker: Translating and editing user manuals
  • UEFA: Translating and editing manuals, brochures, agreements for Super Cup
  • Mettler Toledo: Translating contents for CRM, brochures, tutorials
  • Expedia: Hotels.com website; editing sections such as User Interface, Hotel Content, Marketing and Merchandising, Language Generics
  • TripAdvisor: Tripadvisor.com.tr; translating and editing sections such as User Interface, Hotel Content, Marketing and Merchandising, Language Generics and Geography
  • Cohn&Wolf: Translating press bulletins of clients such as Samsung, Nokia, MediaMarkt, Dell

COMPUTER KNOWLEDGE

General Application Programs:

  • Microsoft (MS) Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Access, Adobe Acrobat

Translation Tools:

  • SDL Trados Studio 2011, Xbench, Passolo, MemoQ

Operating Systems:

  • Windows family

LANGUAGES

  • English, well spoken and written
  • German, intermediate spoken and written

PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCE

  • Financial Analyst (Certified by the Ottoman Bank’s FA program held in 1996)

INTERESTS

  • Swimming (1984-1988 Turkish National Swimming Team)
  • Sailing
  • Reading about history of music and musical instruments
  • Organizing International Prince Islands Swimming Championship since 1990, organizing all social events for
  • Kinaliada Aquatics Club

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Kinaliada Aquatics Club, Member of Board of Management, Head of Social Committee, Member of
  • Sports Committee
  • Alpha Beta Gamma
  • University of North Dakota Alumni Organization
  • Istanbul High School Alumni Organization
  • Greenpeace

REFERENCES

  • References are available upon request.
GAMZE LADEN ACARLI
2006 June – 2014 Apr.

ES Localization and Language Services, Inc.

Project Manager

  • Responsible for managing localization projects, including project planning, resource allocation, scheduling and reporting
  • Planning, executing, controlling and delivering translation projects from a wide range of customers operating in sectors such as fast consuming, retail, white goods, automotive, finance, medicine, legal
  • Allocating appropriate resource (translator and editor) for the project
  • Controlling translator and/or editor throughout the project to ensure timely delivery
  • Assessing the quality of translated text and editing before delivery
  • Invoicing after delivered job is approved by the customer
  • Recruiting local and international translators
  • Making suggestions and working effectively in order to evaluate the projects and to increase the company’s standards
  • Starting and sustaining business relations with existing and potential customers all over the globe
1999 Nov. – 2006 June

Freelance Translator

  • Translating manuals, brochures and business and finance articles for Fortis Bank
1996 Nov. – 1999 Nov.

Ottoman Bank

Financial Analyst

  • Preparing credit risk analysis of the companies applying for loans
  • Giving consultancy to the risk assessment committee of the branch to determine whether to give the loan or not
  • Preparing sector reports every month in a different sector
  • Substituting for Customer Representatives while they visit with customers
1995 Sept. – 1996 June

3M Turkey

Customer Relations Coordinator

  • Receiving new orders from customers
  • Placing the order to the system from the appropriate country
  • Following up the goods on the way
  • Delivering the goods to the customer upon arrival
  • Preparing the invoice
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INFINITY LANGUAGE AND CONSULTING

Infinity Language

Caddebostan mah. Nihat Kızıltan sok. No: 6/9 Kadıköy, 34728 İstanbul-Türkiye

TELEPHONE

+90 532 230 35 14
+90 216 459 72 10

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