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  1. Milagros Teixido

    Milagros Teixido

    English - Spanish Translator and Online Marketeer

    Argentina - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 1

    I'm an innovative and proactive professional, with excellent multitasking and interpersonal skills. Able to perform efficiently in fast–pace environments. I have extensive knowledge and experience in Translations, Customer Care, Marketing, Online Advertising and Ad Serving Tools. Great organizational, analytical and problem solving skills, fully committed to achieve and maintain high quality standards. For the past 10 years I've been working on: - Standardization of commercial documents (in both English and Spanish). - Development of training documentation (in both English and Spanish). - Production of promotional copy on Web sites, newsletters, and training assets for the English speaking market. - Coordination of outsourced translation services for other languages (such as German, Chinese, Russian, Dutch, French, Portuguese) including resource selection, copy approval and QA. - Facilitation between Account Managers, Customer Care and Development to decrease turn-around and delivery times. - Web solutions and Internet marketing consulting: including bilingual copy writing and SEO - Customer support and consulting on ad serving tags implementation, best practices and problem solving.

    $27.50 /hr
    1,492 hours
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  2. Pilar V.

    Pilar V.

    English into Spanish translator

    Chile - Last active: 1 month ago

    My native language is Spanish and I’m an English to Spanish translator. A profile in http://www.translatorscafe.com/cafe/ES/member4728.htm and also a profile in proz http://www.proz.com/translator/1014101 My fields of expertise are IT/telecomunnications, computer science, finance, accounting, mining/metals, mechanics, electronics, health care forms, general journalistic texts, marketing, among others with an age daily output of 2,800 words. My CAT skills include Trados 8 (full command), Tag Editor (full command), Multiterm, as well as knowledge in Office 2007 and Windows 7. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION My academic record includes a BA in Translation, awarded by Universidad de Playa Ancha.

    $28.89 /hr
    143 hours
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  3. Mauricio Luja

    Mauricio Luja

    Localization Specialist/Translator (Latam Spanish)

    Mexico - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 1

    More than 10 years of experience in the production area of Internet (interface and QA of services for users). More than 10 years of experience in localization/translation for Spanish in Latinamerica. More than 10 years of experience in editorial (content editor, proofreader, copywriter). Spanish Language Specialist Fluent English conversation, reading, copywriting, editing and translation (English to Spanish) 100%. Able to travel and relocate.

    $27.78 /hr
    22 hours
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  4. Marguerite Ferrieu

    Marguerite Ferrieu

    Translator - Interpreter - French, English, German

    France - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 1

    Graduated from ISIT (Paris http://www.isitinternational.com/ )  3 years experience in translating and interpreting, notably: INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS CONSULTANT at SEITOSEI since 10/09/12 (Corporate and Financial Communications) - Shareholder Relations Management for AIRBUS GROUP - Translation & Creation of communication tools - Proofreading of financial documents and business publications - Creation of technical glossaries (French/German/ English) technical translation (Finance/aerospace industry) - Benchmarking for various customer of the CAC 40 (Vilmorin, Lafarge, EDF, Veolia, L'Oréal) - Communication strategies - Management of publishing projects - Customer relations INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER at Van Ameyde France April – August 2012 - Trilingual project management, client relations - Translation from/into French, English, German - Trilingual glossaries (insurance, law)  INTERPRETING MISSION at CCFD (NGO) April 2011 - Consecutive, simultaneous, whispered interpreting for an English-speaking NGO representative (Thai Child Protection Association) IS PROJECT MANAGER: INTERCULTURAL WEB ADAPTATION at AREVA March – September 2011 - Adaptation of web contents to users from Germany, USA, UK - Creation of technical trilingual glossaries - Management of translation projects TECHNICAL AND CREATIVE TRANSLATOR at Küster Übersetzungen June – August 2009 - Management of translation projects - Creation of technical trilingual glossaries (French / German / English) - Customer relations  AUDIOVISUAL TRANSLATOR at Cinecim-Videocim June – August 2008 - Subtitling and dubbing (English/German) of videos and TV reports

    $25.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  5. Laura Sono

    Laura Sono

    translator, photographer, executive producer, musician and composer.

    Germany - Last active: 1 month ago - Portfolio: 3

    I work with translation from English to Portuguese and the other way around too. I have lived in the USA for a year and I also travel a lot outside Brazil. Now, I am living in Berlin, Germany. For exemple, I am currently working on a translation for this website: www.ogangorra.com.br from Portuguese to English and I made the interpretation for a group of young artists led by Crossway Foundation, an English Foundation, in Brazil. I also have a Bachelor's degree on Photography at SENC University in São Paulo, and like very much to work with portraits, photoshop, creative projects and basic design. I have worked for some magazines and websites in Brazil, as you can see on my photography portfolio website: www.laurasobenes.com.br I also play the flute for 17 years now, and had two bands: in one of them we played electronic music in which I used to make one of the vocals, lyrics and a few drum tracks, and the other one I used also to make the vocals and played the flute: https://soundcloud.com/gspuppets. This is just a basic non-fully-mixed rehearsal recording, but at least you can hear how the band used to sound like. In both of then, I did composition too. In music and composition, I also participate of the creation and execution for this soundtrack: https://vimeo.com/28043252 I can be full-time dedicated to oDesk jobs here in Berlin, as I am a freelancer. I am interested in Translations PT-EN/EN-PT, soundtracks composition and recording, photography and executive production. So, if you need anything, just write and I will answer very quickly. Thank you very much for the contact.

    $46.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  6. Scarlette Elizee

    Scarlette Elizee

    Consultant in Global Communications & PR- Bilingual French and English

    France - Last active: 2 months ago - Portfolio: 3

    With 5+ years in PR in the U.S. as well as in France, I offer a full range of international communications and public relations services to get your message across to broad audiences. I am bilingual in French and English and also bicultural. Having worked for private-sector and public-sector organizations (including the OECD, U.N., NGOs, Public Affairs agencies and for government offices), I can easily adapt language for specific audiences. I also offer editing, technical writing, speech writing, translation and communications strategy services. I have a Master's Degree in International Relations and International Security from Sciences Po Paris and a Bachelor's Degree in Government and Politics from Saint John's University.

    $35.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  7. Giorgia Renosto

    Giorgia Renosto

    Translator, Proof-reader and voice over talent

    United States - Last active: 1 month ago

    TRANSLATIONS Extensive experience as a mother-tongue translator - English-Italian and French-Italian - in a large variety of professional settings and fields (medical, legal, technical, educational books and grammar lessons). VOICE OVER Italian voice over artist and trained actress with a clear, friendly and articulate voice. Voice profile: range 20-40 yo, lively, upbeat, versatile, friendly and clear. No regional accent. Specializations: E-Learning, Corporate, Commercial, Narration, Audiobook, Audioguide, IVR, Movie Trailers, Characters, Documentaries in Italian and English with Italian accent.

    $35.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  8. Flavia Andrea Drago

    Flavia Andrea Drago

    Certified Spanish-English Translator

    Argentina - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

    I have a degree in translation awarded by the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina. I have over 10 years of experience translating from English into Spanish and vice versa. I have done translations of varied and complex issues, mainly legal documents. In addition, I work as a freelance teacher of adult EFL learners, especially in-company.

    $30.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  9. Chiara Ferrara

    Chiara Ferrara

    Translator

    Italy - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 4

    I am an Italian native speaker and I am currently attending the University of Pisa, Translation Studies ( English-Italian, French-Italian). I took a degree in International Communication in 2013. I also wrote articles for blogs and have experience with translation: I worked for an Italian magazine's online format and several hotels and b&b's web sites.

    $25.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  10. Camille Poudens

    Camille Poudens

    French marketing translator / Copywriter

    United Kingdom - Last active: 29 days ago

    My background: Passionate about languages, I have been very hands on with regards to localisation for the past six years with work including translation and copywriting for some major global brands on many ATL advertising campaigns. My agency background gives me the edge and a clear understanding on clients’ needs in terms of timings, quality and confidentiality. Services I provide: transcreation, copywriting, subtitling, editing and proofreading. Field of expertise: Marketing (press releases, brochures, websites, apps, social network content, apps, interactive media, etc.) List of brands I work for available on demand. What do clients say about my work? "Did an excellent, creative and highly-articulate V1 on a recent transcreation job. Very impressed by the calibre of her work." Jan, 2014 "Camille worked on a couple of leaflets for us recently (btw, with a very short turnaround time) and managed to further improve the quality of copy that was already to a very high standard. She made some minor changes that made the copy sound truly idiomatic. That final touch that makes all the difference and leaves no possibility of it being seen as a translation." Apr, 2014 "Excellent translator. Good communication and a pleasure to work with!" Jun, 2014

    $55.00 /hr
    0 hours
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