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  1. Paweł P.

    Paweł P.

    Professional experienced NATIVE Polish technical/general translator

    Poland - Tests: 4

    Over the last 3 years I've developed my skills as professional translator at Computer Arts magazine (I got to grips with applications as Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, but also photography, design, software). I've over a year experience in media research and analytics. I hold engineer's degree in Management and Production Engineering at University of Economics in Cracow and a bachelor degree in Business Administration at University of Mälardalens in Sweden. Currently I'm studying Finance. I'm accurate and I deliver the content in a timely fashion. During my career I've never missed any deadline.

    $11.11 /hr
    7,885 hours
    5.00
  2. Cristiana S.

    Cristiana S.

    Project Manager, Graphic Designer, Experienced Virtual Assistant,

    Romania - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 9

    For the past 8 years, I have worked as a Virtual Assistant and Project Manager for many online companies. I have learned SEO from scratch and I keep learning with the aim of becoming an expert in the field. As a Project Manager, I recruited and lead teams of SEO managers, Marketing Assistants, web designers, web developers, video producers etc. The responsibilities included: - setting up projects and tasks in Teamworkpm - communicating with the team members on a daily basis, following progress and making sure that dead lines are met - writing and implementing procedures designed to make the work flow run smoothly - making budgets for each project and making sure we stay within the budget As a Virtual Assistant, I assisted online business owners with tasks such as: - setting up and maintaining their WordPress sites - designing the graphical part required for the WordPress sites, products advertising, FaceBook covers, Twitter and YouTube backgrounds, ebooks, flyers, business cards etc. - setting up Newsletters and sending them to the emails lists - setting up email campaigns and their optins and autoresponders - editing ebooks - creating and scheduling posts in Hootsuite

    $16.67 /hr
    5,446 hours
    4.89
  3. Vasilis T.

    Vasilis T.

    Experienced Software Translator and Data Entry Specialist

    Greece - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 2

    I am a student in software engineering with experience in open source software localization. I was part of the Greek translation team for the Gnome project localizing mostly documentation files and I am the lead translator of the open source QupZilla web browser & Popcorn Time application to Greek. Other experience: Some animation with Adobe Flash CS6, Data Entry, HTML, CSS, Javascript, Wordpress.

    $11.11 /hr
    4,298 hours
    5.00
  4. Veronika Repikova

    Veronika Repikova

    Linguistic and Cultural Competence!

    Czech Republic - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

    I am a translator and local culture expert for the Czech Republic. I know how to produce a smooth translation of your texts. My translations are transcreations that make an impact on the local market. I can also provide initial market analysis in an area of your interest using various qualitative tools. My fields of linguistic expertise are: website localization, business, advertising, marketing, research and survey, EU affairs and public administration, social sciences, art and literary. Further details available upon request.

    Groups: Certified Translation Professionals, oTranslators

    $50.00 /hr
    17 hours
    5.00
  5. Lukasz Wierzgon

    Lukasz Wierzgon

    Web Designer, Graphic Designer, Translator

    Poland - Tests: 14 - Portfolio: 25

    I have been working as web developer (HTML, JAVAScript, CSS, PHP, SQL, JQUERY, CMS - Wordpress and Joomla and many other) over years. Meantime, I ran small company on my own dealing mainly with hardware. The same time, I started practising and taking courses with graphic designs - Adobe Family Software - lots of graphical designs inculiding: printing stuff, banners, ui, web graphics and many others. I work remotly, having flexible hours. Keeping the deadlines, well organised timetable and good contact with the customer is the key in my work.

    $10.00 /hr
    928 hours
    4.96
  6. Marija Grincuka

    Marija Grincuka

    Translator, technical and creative writer

    Latvia - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 2

    I have more then 10 years experience in sales, marketing and promotion, translations and creative writing. Currently working in ecommerce promoting number of specialised Internet stores. I am very attentive to details, can work to the tight deadlines, able to establish great communication with the customer to accomodate his wishes regarding the job.

    $20.00 /hr
    6,784 hours
    5.00
  7. Vinicius Ribeiro

    Vinicius Ribeiro

    Vinicius Ribeiro

    Brazil - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 2

    Hello, I'm Vinicius, I'm a Brazilian translator who can also write some fiction! Translating was my first job, when I was 17 years old, I've been doing that since then, but along the way I thought I could also be a writer, who knows, people (my mother) say my stuff is good...

    $15.00 /hr
    6,490 hours
    5.00
  8. Huiqing H.

    Huiqing H.

    Expert English-Chinese /Chinese-English translator (Top Rated)

    China - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 7

    Full time dedicated English to Chinese /Chinese to English translator, skillful researcher and multi-talented assistant ; Studied foreign languages from university at Beijing; Excellent English, proficient in written and spoken; With Teacher's Qualification Certificate; Many years' experience in lecturing and translation field, specializing in translating websites, documents, technical, literary books, sales and marketing, legal, finance and general ; Guaranteed high quality and accuracy; Project management of an international languages team: Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, French, Russian , German, Czech and Dutch. All our translators are native speakers with good feedbacks in translation field.

    $20.00 /hr
    1,131 hours
    4.98
  9. Jakob E.

    Jakob E.

    Expert Norwegian Translator & Marketer

    Norway - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 7

    I am a native Norwegian translator, proofreader and copywriter with six (6) years of experience. Besides that, I also work as online marketing consultant as I am a certified Google Partner. It might be noteworthy that I am a member of the Upwork's All-Star Golden Freelancer Club, with nearly 3.000 hours tracked and over 200 successfully completed jobs. I believe I possess a broad set of skills, where the key services I can provide include: • Translation • Proofreading • Copywriting & Creative writing • Online marketing (PPC, SEO, web analytics, conversion rate optimization, , landing page optimization, social media, email marketing) • Research TRANSLATION: Languages I speak at the highest level include Norwegian and English. I hold Certificate of Proficiency in English issued by Cambridge Institute. Secondly, my command of German is decent as I have been learning this language for the past 8 years. Swedish and Danish are two languages very close to Norwegian, and I can speak both of them conversionally. Source languages: English, Norwegian, German, Swedish, Danish Target languages: English, Norwegian I can translate all kinds of material – from mobile applications to legal documents. COPYWRITING: Considering my proficiency in Norwegian, I am a fairly qualified copywriter as well. Many tasks of mine include writing blog posts on a weekly basis for several clients. I have a great knowledge of SEO, so the articles I have written generate a lot of traffic and reader interaction as well. I write within the most categories, please contact me with more details about your project. Alternatively, I provide content writing in English, too. ONLINE MARKETING: I am a certified Google AdWords and Google Analytics expert with three years of experience with interacting with big customers in whole Scandinavia. I have a specifically good knowledge of the Norwegian market that is key to success of my campaigns. My expertise within the field of digital marketing is also a great asset when it comes to translation and copywriting. I create tailor-made AdWords campaigns with a high CTR (typically around 4 %) that are based on insights from traffic reports. I do campaigns on Facebook, too. SEO: My technical knowledge of several coding languages is followed by decent skills within Search Engine Optimization, especially on-page optimization, link building and content writing. SALES: I have been working as a sales consultant for the last twelve months and reaching out to customers on telephone. === In the past 6 years, I have translated over 200 mobile apps, 250 websites, and hundreds of blog posts, press releases and other documents. You can see a selection of my previous work here: http://bit.ly/Pujvt2 My weekly availability is 30 hours, so please do not hesitate to contact me. I will be more than happy to assist.

    $35.00 /hr
    3,088 hours
    4.97
  10. Christine S.

    Christine S.

    Experienced CSR & QA supervisor

    Egypt - Tests: 3

    Experienced CSR and QA supervisor speaking Arabic, English and German Overview Arabic is my mother tongue Had a great experience in translation from ِArabic to English and German and vise versa ... Passed many tests .... Also had a great experience in Public relations and working as an English and German instructor. For now working as professional CSR and QA supervisor in an international company and recently got promoted to be company's Trainer.. I have been in this field since May 2013. I have great social skills ... I have also accounts at Skype , gmail, Yahoo , ... Facebook and Twitter . Simply .. can communicate with you whenever and however you want. Just promise you that, "whatever you want ... will be done as good as you want on time . Best Regards

    $12.00 /hr
    535 hours
    4.96