WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY

Chris Todd,
Managing Director

Claire translated a complex, technical Government tender document for us. In addition to a “standard” translation, Claire helped us understand the subtle tender requirements and added value by contributing proposal presentation ideas to improve the chance of success. Claire responded very quickly to the job and each subsequent request for help. I have no hesitation in recommending her.

Andrea Nease,
Project Manager

I am consistently impressed with Claire's work. She is highly responsive and never misses a deadline; she always accommodates my requested delivery time-frames and goes above and beyond all expectation. Her attention to detail is much appreciated. I would recommend Claire to anyone looking for a 5-star translator who is a pleasure to work with and a great addition to any localization/translation team.

Laura Snoeyink Musoke,
Staff Developper

Claire translated a market linkages guide from English into French, so that our staff and partners in West Africa could use it in planning programs with community groups. Claire asked all the right questions to frame the translation of this document for clear understanding and effective use by our staff. She was prompt in all her communication and completed the project on time. We will definitely keep Select French Translations in mind for our future translation work.

Jùlio Reis,
Webmaster

Claire’s translations from English to French were very clear and accurate, having a good sense of flow: they read as if the text had originally been written in French.

Tracey Christiansen,
Executive Assistant

Merci beaucoup for all your help with the tender for Tahiti. We certainly could not have completed without your help!

I highly recommend Claire, as a very responsible individual, who takes great pride in what she does. As a capable translator she is very organised, autonomous and reliable; a pleasure to work with.

Emilian Candrea,
Climate Change Training Associate

Barbara de Lange,
Biographer

Thank you very much indeed. That was super fast and looks perfect. I am very grateful and will certainly return to you if further translation work arises.

Nisa Solipo,
Senior Account Manager

Claire has just completed a very technical corporate English to French translation for us involving Fuels & Lubricants in record time. Highly recommend her professional and impeccable work. We will definitely be using Claire's expert services for all future translations.

Eulalie Guillaume,
Environmental Policy Analyst

I had the chance to hire Claire for a translation project and she provided a high quality and efficient work. She is punctual and very reliable, I recommend her without hesitation.

Giuliano Montanari,
Green Development and Climate Change

On this occasion, I would like to thank Claire very much for the smooth and professional collaboration as well as the quality delivery.

Claire Thiveyrat,
Marketing Consultant

Well-spoken professional translator, Claire offered an efficient, detailed and high quality translation service that I would highly recommend.

Neil Chauhan,
Director

It was a pleasure working with Claire, the translation of French documents was accepted by the New Zealand banks, which allowed our mutual client to buy his first home. Thanks for the good work Claire.

Omer Ghaffar,
Senior Project Manager

We always find Claire  very professional in her dealings with us, and in addition to her work being of a consistently high quality, we have always found her to be punctual with regards to deadlines and responsive to our queries. We look forward to continuing to work with her. 

Ilaria Gallo,
Climate Change Specialist

Claire worked under my supervision as Translator and Reviser for the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) in June 2015. Claire proved to be a very professional, diligent and dependable team worker. She demonstrated a sound command of both English and French languages and she managed to translate a text of great complexity and technical nature by maintaining good standard of consistency and faithfulness to the style and nuances of the original piece.

Emma Kim,
Managing Director

Claire helped us with translation of interactive learning resources from English into French and was wonderful to work with. She was very professional, communicated clearly and promptly, went out of her way to help us as we set up a new team of linguists, and delivered quality work that exceeded our expectations. We look forward to continuing to work with Claire in the future!

ATA Membership Logo
NZSTI Membership Logo
SFT Membership Logo
ITI Membership Logo

© 2020 Claire Sjaarda. All rights reserved.

claire[at]selectfrenchtranslations.com

 (+64) 22-190-7219 NZ Standard Time

  • LinkedIn