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  1. Emerson Cruz

    Emerson Cruz

    Hardware Technical Support // Paralegal Research

    El Salvador - Last active: 4 days 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
    1,313 hours
    5.00
  2. Jun R.

    Jun R.

    top 5% oDesk contractor award for 2013, expert researcher, paralegal,

    Philippines - Last active: 23 hours ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 6

    Delivering finished projects with excellent quality, always on time and at a very reasonable rate. With extensive work experience in insurance casualty adjustment, administration, experienced paralegal, property & project management, procurement & materials management, recruitment & personnel administration, liaison & coordination, data encoding, proofreading, accounting, very good negotiation and excellent research skills. Prospective clients will find that my skills compliment each other. I can also assist clients/investors who want to locate and open their business here in the Philippines by processing their business registration with the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC), Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Board of Investments (BOI), local government units (LGUs) and other government entities such as the Social Security System (SSS), Philhealth, Pag IBIG Fund, etc. Can assist in the registration of trademark or patent applications with the Intellectual Property Rights Office (IPO), and process passport applications with the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), can draft and prepare legal contracts and documents, and a host of other services for investors wanting to promote their business in the Philippines.

    $11.11 /hr
    7,149 hours
    4.80
  3. Oscar Arredondo

    Oscar Arredondo

    Translator, article-writing, costumer service

    Mexico - Last active: 23 hours ago - Tests: 4

    I am 25 years old, I studied International relationships in one of the most prestigious Mexican universities. I am a native English, German and Spanish speaker with several years of experience in the translation field with high quality standards . I have worked in some international projects like the creation of new business models, social media, Facebook marketing and costumer service. Responsible. Able to cope with stress. Capable of meeting deadlines. Good problem solver. Confident communicator.

    $15.00 /hr
    820 hours
    5.00
  4. Cristiane S.

    Cristiane S.

    Brazilian Portuguese - Lawyer / Translator

    Brazil - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 2

    Summary: - Brazilian Portuguese Native Speaker; - Lawyer with a postgrad in business law. - English fluent, IELTS certified; - Experienced in working with translations, transcriptions, social media, apps, beta testing, creative writing, contracts and business law. - Specialized on translating english to brazilian portuguese; - Worked as freelance creative writer for a music blog sponsored by MTV; - Can work up to 6h/day if necessary; - Easy to get in touch with (is a fast replier); - Easy minded person, is genuinely interested on understanding the client needs and asks whenever has doubts; - Available for interviews via Skype, also won't mind doing a test before the job; - Hard working, punctual and committed professional. I am a Portuguese (Brazilian) native speaker living and working as an international business lawyer in the city of Porto Alegre - Brazil. I'm english fluent and consider myself a committed and punctual professional able to translate a wide range of materials, from English to Brazilian Portuguese and vice versa. I would like to translate apps and web content, anything related to social media will interest me as well. I have a lot of experience on using social media platforms, hence i have 6.5k followers on my own instagram (if you want to check it out, please ask me and i'll send you the url). I also have a blog and run a Facebook page (6.8k likes). I used to do online clothing sales, on my own i've made +70 sales on 6 months, having developed strong marketing skills. I have worked as an app beta tester for Google, Superplayer and Facebook, so, i'm familiar with these kind of jobs. Also, i worked as a freelancer creative writer for a music blog sponsored by MTV, ask me the url if you want to. I lived in London as an exchange student at Twin Training International, a British Council Accredited English Center, where I engaged on studying English Advanced. Back to Brazil, i started to lecture English classes to children. I'm a grade 8 IELTS student and have experience translating legal documents and general paperwork.

    $7.00 /hr
    21 hours
    4.79
  5. Rizal Muhammad

    Rizal Muhammad

    English into Indonesian certified legal translator

    Indonesia - Last active: 23 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
    1,174 hours
    5.00
  6. Zeenatullah Khan

    Zeenatullah Khan

    Translator and writer, legal advisor and finacial consultant

    Pakistan - Last active: 3 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
    4.99
  7. Goran Pavlovic

    Goran Pavlovic

    Training Specialist

    Serbia - Last active: 13 days ago - Tests: 8

    My main goal is to provide excellent service according to client's specific needs and to develop my knowledge and skills. I'm communicative, well organized, systematic and reliable person. Over the last 9 years of my professional experience I developed my competencies in counselling, training development and delivery, presentation skills, communication skills and creative thinking. Proficient in MS Office (Word, Power Point, Excel). Also, leading a rock band, composing, arranging, writing lyrics and performing I offer creative solutions in music. I'm proficient in Fruity Loops, Cakewalk, Sound Forge.

    $6.67 /hr
    1,736 hours
    5.00
  8. Karma Basket

    Karma Basket

    Proficient English-Chinese translator/interpreter

    China - Last active: 4 days ago - Portfolio: 12

    Hi, I am a foreign company English-Chinese(Mandarin) interpreter/translator living in Shenzhen China. When my boss is in China(nearly half a month in China and half a month in India) , I stay almost 24 hours with him as an interpreter and assistant and after he goes back to India I help with sourcing, processing progress following up and QC inspection. We purchase various of electronic parts and accessories in China and most of the time we prefer non-English speaking factories to get a better price. I translate all these detailed legal articles and provisions in our purchase contract. I am freelance English-Chinese(Mandarin) translator at the same time. Since 2012, I have been supplying English-Chinese(Mandarin) translation service to others when my boss is away from China and after I finish my assignment, and in my spare time as well. I just really hope that I can help you, too.

    $16.00 /hr
    26 hours
    4.93
  9. Fabiana Branco

    Fabiana Branco

    Translator, proofreader, copywriter and teacher, architect urbanist

    Brazil - Last active: 23 hours 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
    22 hours
    4.95
  10. Enrique F.

    Enrique F.

    Experienced Business Planner and Translator

    Venezuela - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 12

    Fully Multilingual (English, Spanish and French), with excellent writing skills. I specialize in Legal, Financial and Technology projects. Diligent and Driven. Degrees in System's Engineering and Law. I have a successful business in Financial and Legal 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.

    $14.00 /hr
    96 hours
    4.82