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Victoria Lee

14 Rainbow Rd
Benetton NSW 2344
T: (02) 000 1122
M: 4000 000 111
E: [email protected]

Professional Summary

Qualified professional Chinese/English translator with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Hard-working, friendly and very much a team player. Seeking a position in a professional business environment.


Professional Translator Accreditation
Sydney, NSW
National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters
Completed: 2012
Bachelor of Chinese Language and Business Studies
University of New England
Graduated: 2011

Employment History

November 2010 – Present: Translator
Asian Voices TV (Channel 13)
Sydney, NSW

Asian Voices is a Chinese community TV station.


  • Write Chinese subtitles for English language programs (news, films and chat shows)
  • Provide translation services for any documents, research or administration
  • Liaise with English and Chinese speaking staff, stakeholders and the public


  • Subtitled 30 programs in my first year
February 2009 – Present: Chinese Language Tutor
Private clients
Sydney, NSW


  • Provide tutoring services to students of Chinese and business professionals seeking proficiency in Chinese


  • Translated a major business report for one of my clients

Other Skills/Qualifications

  • Member of the Australian Institute of Interpreters and Translators (AUSIT)
  • Proficiency with MS Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint


Professor Jin Lei
University Professor
University of New England
T: (02) 9999 8888
E: [email protected]
James Tao
Executive Producer
Asian Voices TV
T: (02) 9233 4557
E: [email protected]
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