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  1. Xiaobao F.

    Xiaobao F.

    freelancer

    Canada - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 6

    Dear Madam/Sir A retired senior scientist (native Chinese) would like to offer service. I am interested in something attractive and beneficial. My scientific background and expertise, as well as the culture accomplishment, made me a good translator. You are invited to cast a glance on my portfolio, the wide spectrum of which reflects my versatility and reliability. Please allow me taking a trifle of self-adulation to cite feedback from a rigorous client that "the best English to Chinese translator I've worked with, hands down!" :-) I deem it as my great honor if we have chance to cooperate. My best regards! ****************************** Bonjour, Je suis un chinois natif et étais un chercheur sénior. Récemment, j’ai quitté la carrière de scientifique R&D où je travaillais depuis plus que vingt ans. Commençant ma retraite, je crois que j’ai encore beaucoup d’énergie pour accomplir des choses bénéfiques. Traduire des textes (anglais à chinois; français à chinois; chinois à anglais) est un emploi que je me sens comfortable à accomplir et d’effectuer à la maison. Je serais très content de vous offrir mon service dans cette tâche. Veuillez agréer, Monsieur, mes salutations très distinguées. Xiaobao Fan

    $33.33 /hr
    3 hours
    4.99
  2. Tais Calado

    Tais Calado

    Writer

    Spain - Last active: 07/31/2014 - Tests: 4

    I'm a brazilian, with a lawyer degree, currently living in Europe. I have more than ten years work experience in public law and six years experience as a portuguese teacher and as a text reviewer in portuguese. My job experience includes the production of media and internet press reviews about legal matters. Nowadays i work as a legal consultant freelancer for a brazilian lawyers office, and also, with my real passion: creative writing, in portuguese, to several customers and websites, producing articles of general matters, traveling guides, and others. I am also an experient researcher and I have great investigation skills. I have experience in market research and public relations.

    $33.33 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  3. Zeenatullah Khan

    Zeenatullah Khan

    Translator and writer, legal advisor and finacial consultant

    Pakistan - Last active: 6 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 9

    I have a vast experience in editing, writing and re-writing. I retired from Govt. services as “Senior Joint Secretary to the Govt. of Pakistan”. This job consisting of writing summaries for submission to Prime Minister and Cabinet and reports on various subjects of public importance. This also involved legislation and interpretation of law. Translated books from Urdu into English and vice versa including dictionaries. Translated an Arabic/Urdu book on religious law, about 4000 printed pages/20000 handwritten pages. I have contributed several articles on economics and management in national news papers. I am very good in English expressions.

    $11.11 /hr
    74 hours
    5.00
  4. Rizal Muhammad

    Rizal Muhammad

    English into Indonesian certified legal translator

    Indonesia - Last active: 10 hours ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 2

    Hello, I am a native Indonesian, I live and work in Indonesia, so if you need any help from a native Indonesian in order to accomplish for what ever your project is; I believe I can help you. For education background; I have two bachelor degrees (in English Literature and Indonesian Business Law), and one master degree (in Indonesian Notary Law). My job experiences in the past were as an English private teacher, college lecturer, part-time translator and interpreter. While my current job now is as a legal staff for a multinational company in Indonesia. In my current job; although my position is as a legal staff, however my daily work activities includes translating document from English to Bahasa Indonesia and vice versa. Most of the document that I translated are legal documents; such as agreement, MoU, letter of intent, notary deed, court decision and etc. However I also accept assignment from my superior to translate business letter, announcement, memo and other non-legal document. I only work from Monday to Friday since 07.30 am to 04.30 pm (Indonesian time or GMT +7); therefore I still have plenty of time to accept any part-time or freelance assignment from you my dear clients. I prefer to accept translation assignment or project from my future clients (English to Bahasa Indonesia and vice versa), however I am also open for any other assignment or project, as long as I believe that I have the knowledge and ability to accomplish it. I am also a certified English into Indonesian legal translator by the Association of Indonesian Translators (HPI). I appreciate that you have spending your time reading my profile. Regards, Muhammad Rizal

    $16.67 /hr
    1,145 hours
    5.00
  5. Fabiana Branco

    Fabiana Branco

    Translator, proofreader, copywriter and teacher, architect urbanist

    Brazil - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

    *Translator Postgraduated on Translation English-Portuguese-English and skilled on Spanish-Portuguese-Spanish. Starting working on books´ translations at Babelcube.com; Abstracts; Scientific articles - Escola Superior de Sustentabilidade and RIC Platform (UERJ); support to legal documents translations and others. English and Spanish teacher; proofreader and copywriter for web content. *Virtual assistant/receptionist/sales representative. *Member of Kontax for press release translations. *Architect and urbanist experienced on programms and projects for local communities´ sustainable development

    $50.00 /hr
    19 hours
    4.94
  6. Enrique F.

    Enrique F.

    Experienced Business Planner and Translator

    Venezuela - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 5

    Fluent in English and Spanish, both of which I have excellent writing skills in. I specialize in Financial and Technology projects. Diligent and Driven. I have a successful business in Financial Consultation, and have around 20 to 30 hours a week where I can dedicate myself to new venues. I have a personal office, with plenty of resources to put to use, including support personnel for research. I specialize in business in emerging markets, mainly in Latin America. Through my career, I have worked in many fields, including Mass Media, Tourism, Construction, Industrial (Oil) Development, Entertainment and Fashion, among others. My client's projects become my passion, and more often than not I find myself involved in the whole process, from conceptualization to break-even and beyond. Having a Master's Degree in System's Engineering makes the scope of my expertise an ever-evolving spectrum, since I have to learn every aspect of my client's business needs and processes.

    $14.00 /hr
    46 hours
    5.00
  7. Emerson Cruz

    Emerson Cruz

    Hardware Technical Support // Paralegal Research

    El Salvador - Last active: 10 hours ago - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 3

    Years of experience providing hardware tech support for US and Latam customers in English and Spanish therefore able to translate text with more accuracy, handle emails and documents, data bases also sales (placing and processing orders). Experience with two important companies Dell and Stream Global Services, Oriented to provide solutions and deliver excellent results. I´m the kind of person who likes to do things right at fist attemp even if that requieres an extra effort. As lawyer in my country I practice law and understand commom law system so I can translate texts to spanish with real native sense and legal meaning if requerired, also technologic-computer related texts, of course I translate to English too. As paralegal I have experiencie submitting legal petitions to US gov agencies (FOIL/FOIA) Im very use to work under metric parameters. I enjoy the work not because it´s funny but because you can feel proud when you do it right I am always available for a hire test so you can see the great results I can provide you

    $8.89 /hr
    1,144 hours
    5.00
  8. Natalya S.

    Natalya S. Agency Contractor

    English Russian Translation English Ukrainian Translation - Translator

    Ukraine - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 15

    Certified professional English - Russian - Ukrainian translation expert with more than 17 years of experience! My native languages are Russian and Ukrainian and I am fluent in English. My university education was law. I worked as a corporate lawyer and translator for 14 years including working in English - Russian - Ukrainian with foreign firms doing business in Russia, Ukraine, and former USSR countries. If perfect translation and superb customer service is important to you then look no further! Russian translation / Russian translator - Ukrainian translation / Ukrainian translator TRANSLATION - TRANSCRIPTION - SUBTITLING English to Russian - Russian to English English to Ukrainian - Ukrainian to English Russian to Ukrainian - Ukrainian to Russian DTP/Graphic design English - Russian - Ukrainian I can translate inside any editable graphics files and/or PDF files as I also have extensive DTP/graphic design skills. PROOFREADING English - Russian - Ukrainian VOICEOVER Russian - Ukrainian MARKET RESEARCH (Russia/Ukraine/former USSR countries) English - Russian - Ukrainian SEO KEYWORD RESEARCH Russian - Ukrainian SEO URL name optimization Russian - Ukrainian Websites, Letters/Correspondence, Speeches, Books/Novels, Legal documents, Marriage/birth/death/divorce certificates, School transcripts, User Guides, Menus, Travel Guides, Audio Files, Software localization, Website localization, Movies, TV programs, Technical documentation Projects completed cover a wide spectrum of topics including: law, business & finance, oil & gas, computer software & hardware, hotels & resorts, wine lists, restaurant menus, medical, gambling, mobile phone apps, real estate, marketing, marriage/birth/death certificates, highly technical industrial product manuals/websites and much more. My top priority is a satisfied customer because I want to have your repeat business. Regards, Natalya BEST Translations - Market Research - Keyword Research English / Russian / Ukrainian Rusian Ukranian Translater

    Groups: oTranslators

    Associated with: BEST

    $15.00 /hr
    1,636 hours
    4.93
  9. Shehata A.

    Shehata A. Agency Contractor

    Engineer, Professional translator & proofreader, Data Entry

    Egypt - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 6

    I am a fast and accurate data typing professional. I can complete required tasks before or in time. I have outstanding English language skills. I am able to translate from English into Arabic or reverse in no time. I have a perfect Arabic language that is a rich language with a deep knowledge of culture and history. I translated books, research papers, and different sheets on different topics in many fields. Also, I am very committed to deadlines and I am very accurate and organized. I am also able to work within a team, under pressure and deliver required jobs on/before time. I am also certified by the American University in Cairo as a professional translator. I can grasp the full meaning of what I translate and delver it in a qualifying product. I do believe that translation is all about full understanding and accurate transferring into another culture. I can also help in projects related to chemical/petroleum refining engineering. Also, I am able to deal with all office programs including Excel, Word, Power point and Access databases.

    Associated with: Arabian Specialists

    $30.00 /hr
    75 hours
    4.84
  10. Petya Petkova

    Petya Petkova Agency Contractor

    5 y experience in Legal assistance,Consultant,Data entry professional

    Bulgaria - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 4

    I have worked mostly as an administrative and legal assistant for over 5 years and my objective is to provide accurate, precise and dependable legal research, document writing and editing, and general support in a wide variety of legal and many other areas. My expertise is in administrative support, scheduling and planning. I have solid experience in preparing and translating contracts, letters of attorney and other documents in English and Russian. I am extremely conscious of deadlines. I form excellent relationships with clients and they can always rely on me to be there when they need assistance. Loyalty and confidentiality are guaranteed.

    Associated with: ODESK LEGAL SERVICES

    $12.00 /hr
    20 hours
    5.00