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Rie S. - Japanese Translator (native)

Rie S.

Japanese Translator (native)

$14/hr
1 hours
Germany
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Rie did a great job with the translation. Highly recommended!”
  • Transcription
  • Subtitling
Jack L. - Japanese translator

Jack L.

Japanese translator

$12.5/hr
0 hours
United Kingdom
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Good experience”
  • Japanese
Hitomi Y. - Translator/Graphic Designer

Hitomi Y.

Translator/Graphic Designer

$20/hr
519 hours
United States
96% JOB SUCCESS
“Another successful project completed. We couldn't be happier with the finished work. Highly recommended.”
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • HTML
Izumi K. - Marketing strategist

Izumi K.

Marketing strategist

$35/hr
253 hours
Japan
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Thank you so much, your assumptions were exactly correct as to what I wanted and needed for this job.”
  • Marketing strategy
  • Editing
Yoshi T. - Japanese Graphic Designer / Translator

Yoshi T.

Japanese Graphic Designer / Translator

$27.78/hr
45 hours
United States
98% JOB SUCCESS
“Yoshi was great to work with! She was fast and kept us informed on her progress. Great job!”
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • English
Grace G. - A freelance translator from China

Grace G.

A freelance translator from China

$20/hr
129 hours
China
99% JOB SUCCESS
“Our project was completed by this freelancer with high quality and all specification were met. We will be glad to work with her again.”
  • Cantonese
  • Adobe Photoshop
Hirohisa F. - Copywriter / Writer / Japanese-English Translator

Hirohisa F.

Copywriter / Writer / Japanese-English Translator

$40/hr
68 hours
Japan
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Hiro was great to work with. Very quick to understand what was needed and his output was to the point and insightful. Happy to work with him again in the future.”
Dana V. - Language Localization Specialist

Dana V.

Language Localization Specialist

$20/hr
39 hours
Uruguay
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Perfect! Re-hired Dana for additional translation work and will do it for future projects again, for sure. Very reliable and a great experience. Thank you so much!”
  • Translation
Hayataki M. - Experienced Native Japanese Web Translator, Writer and SEO Specialist

Hayataki M.

Experienced Native Japanese Web Translator, Writer and SEO Specialist

$45/hr
81 hours
Japan
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Masaharu has been a great asset to this project. He delivered a quick and high quality work. Highly recommended!”
  • Social Media Marketing
Akiko M. - Quality Japanese Translation by Native Japanese

Akiko M.

Quality Japanese Translation by Native Japanese

$22/hr
620 hours
Japan
91% JOB SUCCESS
“The job was completed on schedule and with good quality. Miura-san was very easy to work with and communicated well.”
  • Japanese
Kana M. - Graphic Designer / Illustrator / Lettering Artist

Kana M.

Graphic Designer / Illustrator / Lettering Artist

$30/hr
18 hours
Japan
97% JOB SUCCESS
“Great, as always”
  • Adobe Illustrator
Yasuto H. - Trust freelance Japanese translator here

Yasuto H.

Trust freelance Japanese translator here

$20/hr
285 hours
Canada

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English-to-Japanese Translators

Japan is home to more than 125 million people and is considered a modern technological powerhouse. Many different types of businesses and projects interact with Japanese consumers and companies regularly, and that interaction is dependent on clear communication to produce successful results. Whenever there is an interaction between cultures, communication has the potential to become muddled and difficult. This challenge is only magnified when different languages are used, at which point it becomes nearly impossible to proceed without a translator. Although the market offers software programs and natural language processors for the purpose of translation, these programs often fall short in their abilities, and currently very few, if any, are capable of assessing nuanced cultural aspects or topics like idioms or religion. A human translator can provide these services organically, empowering communication between both parties.

English-to-Japanese translators can be natural speakers, educated in language, or second-language learners. English-to-Japanese translators are professionals in interpersonal communication as well as both English and Japanese. They are capable of providing real-time speech translation through the application of video and voice Internet protocols, as well as translating printed or digital documents. The most important skill a translator possesses is the ability to help advise or choose the words that are most appropriate for your message and do not invoke any cultural faux pas. Working with an English-to-Japanese translator is a dependable and cost-effective way to make sure your company and business communicate easily with any Japanese entity.

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