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  1. Fabrice D.

    Fabrice D.

    French translator (English/German to French)

    France - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 7

    French native and professional translator with excellent writing skills and solid educational background (master's degree as a translator) providing translation and review services from English and German into French. I have gained experience and professionalism in a French translation agency and successfully completed projects for major clients like IBM and General Electric. I have translated many documents dealing with the different IBM product families (Rational/Websphere/Tivoli/Lotus) and also carried out software tests at the Localization Center in Paris. I have worked as a technical writer/translator for National Instruments. I was in charge of maintaining the corporate Web site and also translated technical documents relative to measurement and automation (LabView, CVI…). As a freelancer, I have developed a special expertise in localizing : • Web sites • Web applications/Smartphone applications I was recently a member of the Google localization team and translated online help articles for Google Drive and Google Maps. I have more than 15 years of experience and translated materials in different fields like : • Information Technology (Google, Mtechnology, Itdesign, Qubyx…) • Business/Marketing/eCommerce (USAMail1, Tirendo, GRI...) • Education (Coursera, L-Lingo, ALUeducation...) • Travel industry (Cashel Travel, Sightseeing...) • Food industry (Rainforest Foods, Santini Foods) I have lived/studied in England (1 year at the university of Sunderland) and in Germany (1 year at the university of Bochum). My objective is to create long-term relationships with clients by delivering high-quality translations and build mutual trust. Looking forward to working with you...

    Groups: Certified Translation Professionals, oTranslators

    $25.00 /hr
    484 hours
    4.97
  2. Mark Hofmann

    Mark Hofmann

    Translator, Graphic Designer, Video Editor, Videographer, Photographer

    United States - Last active: 7 hours ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 14

    I'm a digital artist specializing in videography, video editing, motion graphics, and graphic design. Additionally, I'm available for German/English translations (native German speaker - born and raised in Germany). Please have a look at my work posted here on oDesk, or visit my website to view the complete portfolio: http://www.mark-a-hofmann.com

    $35.00 /hr
    1,728 hours
    5.00
  3. David R Mier

    David R Mier

    Voice Talent / Audio Editor / Spanish Translator

    Venezuela - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 13 - Portfolio: 8

    I am a Voice Talent with experience in Audio and Video editing. I can bring quality sound to your project, using cutting edge software and the best recording equipment. I also provide Translation and Proofreading services since I speak 3 languages, English, Spanish and Français. The projects I have been involved includes Software, Marketing, Music, Animation, Oil & Gas Industry, Finance, Advertising, Voice Overs, Audio Books and Apps. My experience as project manager allowed me to successfully complete many projects and my job success demonstrates my commitment to each one of them. I like new challenges, so if you have an idea, project, question or you want a sample, just let me know, send me a message (English / Español / Français). In my portfolio you will see/hear the result of some my work.

    $25.00 /hr
    269 hours
    5.00
  4. Julia G.

    Julia G.

    Eagle eye for presentations and formatting

    Germany - Last active: 17 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 3

    I'm a German ecologist / sustainability expert with experience in implementing GIS for nature conservation. Moreover, I'm a skilled graphic designer and MS Office expert with comprehensive English skills. I offer advanced presentation skills in PowerPoint as well as professional formatting in MS Word and Excel. I'm well-versed in the use of Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign and have a skilled eye for aesthetics as well as content, spotting flaws and inconsistencies when others don't. Being a reliable and efficient worker, I'm also a bit of a perfectionist with great attention to details and high quality standards. GIS & data visualization: - comprehensive GIS, data analysis, and mapping skills - ArcGIS, QGIS - Programming skills: JavaScript, HTML, CSS, R - Interactive data visualization: CartoDB, Leaflet Graphic Design & Presentations: - print & online design with Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign - excellent PowerPoint skills including: slide master creation and adaption, template design, professional charts, smart art, animations, slide transition, effective fonts and styles, custom colours, engaging graphics, illustrations, logo integration, footers, spacing, tables, slide timings, audio integration, etc. - great sense for design and aesthetic appeal - focus on consistency - creative and professional - great attention to detail - design and presentation experience from both university and professional life Formatting skills: - excellent formatting skills in MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc. - MS Word whiz: e.g. styles, fonts, pagination, header, footer, spacing, indexes, cross-references, custom colors, graphics, anchoring, templates, smart art, charts, tables, bookmarks, cover sheets, citation, linking, forms and more - focus on a clean and professional look as well as overall consistency in layout and content - the devil is in the details! - experience with long documents/presentantions with hundreds of pages (plenty of bachelor's and master's theses, research reports, annual business reports, etc.) Language skills: - Native German speaker with comprehensive English skills - 15 years of English learning - excellent with grammar, spelling, punctuation in German & English - experienced proof reader in German & English The rest: - TYPO3, QuarkXPress, MailChimp - project management experience - fund raising and sponsoring management experience - organisation of international events and congresses

    $38.50 /hr
    81 hours
    5.00
  5. Balazs D.

    Balazs D.

    Top Quality Designer

    Hungary - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 17

    "I do like to cooperate with Balazs and just can recommend his work 100%. Nice and satisfying in communication and he is a professional in this job. Even we were just communicating by e-mail, he got my idea and style at once and made it right to the screen. Wonderful!” Thomas Wolf, Managing Director - Xanadoo My experience: 12+ years in IT. 7 years in design, 5 in video editing, 8 in translations, 5 in video&audio editing, 6 in data recovery, 4 in IT HelpDesk and Customer Service. My services: Brochures, flyers Corporate identity Logo Layouts for publications and reports Digital image editing Presentations Web design Video Editing Translations Video and audio editing, conversion Data recovery IT HelpDesk Customer Support Data Entry

    $31.76 /hr
    148 hours
    4.89
  6. Marius Anthonisen

    Marius Anthonisen

    Marketing Manager

    Norway - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

    My name is Marius Anthonisen, and I am a 21-y.o guy from Norway. I have expert experience within social media, digital marketing and B2B.I am also an excellent Norwegian writer/reader, so if you need any help with translation, don't hesitate to initiate contact. I am also a huge soccer fan, and have in dept knowledge of every aspect within European football. In have also a great track record in the crowd funding world, both reward-based and equity crowd funding. Contact me for tips & tricks regarding CF.

    $50.00 /hr
    14 hours
    4.74
  7. Morano ElKholy

    Morano ElKholy

    English & Arabic Translations.

    Egypt - Last active: 23 days ago - Tests: 3

    Dear client, It would be my pleasure to work with you on translation & transcription projects. I am an Egyptian English<>Arabic freelance translator & transcriber. I am a reliable, accurate, hardworking and enthusiastic freelance translator. I am a certified translator from (ATN APTS): Arab Translators Network—Arab Professional Translators Society, certified number: 10658 - http://www.arabtranslators.org/certified_members_601_700.asp Member of: Proz.com, Translators Cafe.com, an o Desk verified translator, WATA: World Arab Translators Association, ATIDA: Arab Translation and Intercultural Dialogue Association, Translators without Borders. I am specialized in: Technical/Mechanics/Manufacturing/Engineering/ Literature /Science/Education. Looking forward to working with you, Morano ElKholy. Location: Egypt Website: http://www.proz.com/translator/1209749 http://www.translatorscafe.com/cafe/member118145.htm *I am a Proz.com Certified PRO in Arabic to English & in English to Arabic. *I am helping to localize Proz.com into Arabic. http://www.proz.com/?sp=localization&sp_mode=team&lang=ara *I am helping to Localize TranslatorsCafe.com into Arabic. http://www.translatorscafe.com/tcterms/translators.aspx?page=1 Credentials: Arab Translators Network—Arab Professional Translators Society, World Arab Translators Association, Arab Translation and Intercultural Dialogue Association.

    $30.00 /hr
    188 hours
    5.00
  8. Heidi A.

    Heidi A.

    A native Finnish translator

    Finland - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 1

    ABOUT ME HHA Translation Service is owned by Heidi Alatalo, professional chef and a native Finnish translator. I have helped small and not so small companies from all around the world with their visions of communication for Finnish audience. At this moment I’m already doing translations for OneSky, Global Listings, Finixtech OÜ, One Hour Translation, VIP Group Bulgaria and other translation companies. My job is my passion because it is crucial to understand and to be understood! All my translations are carried out after careful research. EDUCATION All my education from elementary school to vocational school has been influenced strongly by coming into contact with English and studying it. Because I’m a professional chef my expertise is food industry. 08/03-03/07 From LAO (Lapin Ammattiopisto), The School Of Tourism And Hospitality Management, graduated as a CHEF. 1994 – 2007 I have been studying English from elementary school to vocational school. LANGUAGE Mother tongue; Finnish. Fluent English; speaking, writing and understanding. Language pairs; English-Finnish vice versa SERVICE HHA Translation Service provides quality language solutions, such as translations, localisations and quality checks for individuals, companies and other societies. I have provided translation services in a wide range of areas but I'm specialized in gastronomy, online gambling, tourisms, marketing and apps. Office support, Research and data entry JOBS Example of previous projects Product descriptions and user manuals (home appliance, electrical, hair and beauty products, furniture etc), App descriptions, Advertising materials (flyers, home appliance, electrical, hair and beauty products, furniture, food companies, online dating etc), Questionnaires & results, Websites (online dating, travel, hospitality, tourism, beauty, banking, casino, sports betting, subscription service for films and tv programmmes etc.). ​ ​ Example of previous office support projects Data entry, research for Finnish companies, online data reviewer for maps etc. Example of previous clients MorrisCooke, Drey, Zinio, Touch Press, WeFi, Sygic, Triplandia LLC, Afar Media, Optimal Workshop, Jongla Oy, FilmOn, Viasat, Vuelos Baratos Limited, The App Ward, Line, Loop, Gear Games, Cloud TV Inc., Freshdesk, Jottacloud, moarbile, City Club Casino, Crown Europe Casino, Casino Las Vegas , Casino Action, Casino.com, Mansion Casino, Noble Casino, Roulette Bot Plus, Winnings.com, Be2, FlirtFair, MyDatingSite, skinChemists, Dermalogica, SEACRET, Kidoz, Fooz Kids, The EZ Street Company, Gameloft, Karatbars International GmbH, MeDoll, NetFlix, NewYork60.com, Popz Holding LLC, New Store Europe, Payoneer, SodaStream, DisplayNote, Monkey Experience Ltd., Pose.com, 6 Wunderkinder GmbH, Flatiron Apps, Opinion Health, Esobi Inc., Travelscan AG, Health In Your Hands Pte Ltd. I like to do manual translations so I can be sure that quality is good and my translations are carried out after careful research. PRICING AND AVAILABILITY Each translation job is unique so pricing depends on various factors including the length, urgency, difficulty of the original text and format. I’m available to work weekdays and also weekends. Please don't hesitate to contact me at any time if you’re having some questions about my services or if you’re having a project to be done! If you want to have a free quate, please send me an email and indicate information about word count, deadline and area. And also because I want to be sure that I can provide you quality translation, I would appreciate if you would send me the files so I can review those before accepting the job. Look forward to hearing from you and feel free to ask samples of my previous work! Best Regards, Heidi

    $33.33 /hr
    22 hours
    4.98
  9. Khurram S.

    Khurram S.

    Web Researcher, Curator, Translator (Urdu/English/Punjabi)

    Pakistan - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 13 - Portfolio: 20

    I have a vast experience in web search, data scraping, documenting, editing, translating, proof-reading, writing and re-writing. I accommodate, innovate, focus, develop prudence and mount passion for excellent quality of work. My final output is always adapted to target environment and grammatically correct. I am looking forward to be on your board.

    $33.33 /hr
    572 hours
    4.99
  10. Alex A.

    Alex A.

    Technical Translator: English, Russian, Ukrainian, German. Skype tutor

    Canada - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 8

    *** 5 STAR feedback score for each and every job I take! *** Professional and experienced translator, I am a native Ukrainian and Russian speaker with fluent English. I hold a Master`s degree in Economics (which includes marketing, business English, article writing and proofreading, IT, advertising, business strategies, planning, SEO, coaching and many more fields of study). I have passed the IELTS General test with an overall score of 7.5 out of 9, I also hold the TOEFL IBT certificate with a score of 98 out of 120. I placed first in the U.S. English spelling test and English to Russian skills test. Since 2011 I have been working in retail sales as a sports clothing store manager. My primary duties are: training and supervising employees, assisting customers and handling complaints, keeping track of inventory, doing research & planning and many more. I also have experience in online sales and promotions, I`ve been eBay user since 2007 with a 100% positive feedback score.

    $27.78 /hr
    55 hours
    5.00