I’m Charlotte Marston, an experienced and qualified German to English translation and proofreading specialist.

I help clients across Germany, Austria, Switzerland and South Tyrol to attract and retain English-speaking clients by turning their words into effective, engaging English.

In today’s fast-paced world, first impressions count. Working with a professional translator like me could be the difference between building credibility with your English copy or losing your reader’s attention and trust at the first hurdle.

Whether you need your website translated or want your existing English copy to be polished by a native English speaker, I can use my excellent writing skills, intercultural awareness and attention to detail to help. I love nothing more than contributing to my clients’ success and I look forward to developing a close, trusting and friendly relationship with you.

Qualifications and professional memberships
  • MA in Applied Translation Studies from the University of Leeds
  • BA in French and German (First Class Honours) from the University of Exeter
  • Career Affiliate of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting (ITI)
  • Member of the ITI German Network
  • Membership Secretary of the Wessex Regional Group of the ITI
Work experience and time spent abroad
  • Freelance translator since 2014
  • Two years working as an in-house translator in Freiburg, Germany
  • Project management internship at a large language service provider in London, giving me an in-depth understanding of the translation process
  • Erasmus year studying at the University of Tübingen, Germany
Recent CPD
  • Battery Storage: Understanding the Battery Revolution (online course with FutureLearn)
  • Go Solar PV: The Business Potential of Solar Photovoltaics (online course with FutureLearn)
  • Translating for the Travel and Tourism Industry (webinar)
  • Translating Corporate Communications (webinar)
  • Contracts and Contract Formation for Legal Translators (webinar)
  • Introduction to German Law (seminar run by the ITI German Network)
Software
  • SDL Trados Studio
  • memoQ
  • Microsoft Office
  • ABBYY FineReader
8+
years of experience

2200000+
words translated

1500+
hours of proofreading completed

What my clients say…

Contact

Charlotte Marston MA BA (Hons)
German to English Translator and Proofreader

Email: translations@charlottemarston.com
Telephone: +44 2380 575418
Mobile: +44 7721 036024