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  1. Patrick Ojigbani

    Patrick Ojigbani

    German - English Translator,Virtual Assistant, Researcher

    Germany - Tests: 1

    I am a Native English speaker,i have studied,lived and worked in Germany for 21 years. I have translated several documents,both medical,legal,political and have helpled local newspaper columnists translate their works from German to English.I also work with several language institutes that send bilinguist to court hearings. I curently work with a charity organistion that helps English speaking asylum seekers in my city.I am also a regular bilingual speaker at events that require the public to be addressed in both English and German.

    $16.67 /hr
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  2. Cristina Giannetti

    Cristina Giannetti

    English to Italian - French to Italian Translator/ Proofreader

    Italy - Tests: 6

    Hello, I am an Italian mother-tongue translator, with excellent writing skills in my native language. I am fluent in both English and French. I have been working as a freelancer for thirteen years, working in the following areas of specialization: textile & fashion, art & tourism, furniture & design, mailing systems, business & legal, marketing, lighting engineering, shipping and stone sectors. I provide a professional, reliable, accurate and on-time service and customer satisfaction is my top priority. I have a Master Degree in Foreign Languages and Literatures from IULM University (Milan) and a Graduate Diploma in Translation from Scuola Superiore Interpreti e Traduttori (Milan). I also have a Certificate of Proficiency in English both in the standard exam and in the ITA>ENG and ENG>ITA translation with grade A pass.

    $18.00 /hr
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  3. Antonella G.

    Antonella G.

    Professional, reliable, trustworthy EN-IT translations

    Spain - Tests: 7

    I am an Italian native living on the Canarian Islands, with over 20 years long experience in office work, accounting, translation and customer service. Since two years I am a qualified EN-IT translator and proofreader for an US web site. I am used to supply fast, reliable and well done works. With my strong background and professionalism I am quite confident to meet your highest expectations. I'd be delighted to get the opportunity of assisting you in your daily work or in part time projects. Just try me out, you will not be disappointed!

    $7.78 /hr
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  4. Melanie Wressnigg

    Melanie Wressnigg

    Experienced Graphic Designer and Illustrator

    Austria - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 2

    The Graphic- & Art-Me: After more than six years of education ("dieGraphische" in Vienna) and experience* as a graphic designer I can offer the following skills: - fluent work with all major Adobe programs such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fireworks and Flash - natural talent and passion for illustration and calligraphy - reliable, fast communication with clients and project finishing * some of my projects in the past: - corporate design for a fashion designer (see Behance link) - corporate and webdesign for a freelance architect The Writing-Me: I have been a passionate writer since I mastered the alphabet. Creative Writing, Storytelling (short and long) as well as article, resume, essay and other forms of the written word. As you can learn from my portfolio translation test (german to english) I certainly have the ability to assist you with my bilingualism as well!

    $22.22 /hr
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  5. Julianna Bowie

    Julianna Bowie

    Translator, Editor, Linux Administrator, Artist, Model

    United States - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 13

    Performed Spanish interpretation for clients and performed text translations on a regular basis German translation has been for my own purposes and for school Skilled proof-reader for editing English documents - both technical and creative. Currently mostly self taught in Linux Administration. Can complete basic tasks such as user and group management; virtualization on KVM, VMware, and Oracle VM VirtualBox; and system installation and uptdating. Specialized experience and training in Oracle Linux, RHEL, and Ubuntu. Artistically, I primarily focus on pencil and ink illustration, but am also talented in water-color, photography, and some digital artwork using Adobe Photoshop. I do a variety of modeling, from fashion to editorial, and more.

    $22.22 /hr
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  6. Mihai Alexandrescu

    Mihai Alexandrescu

    Writer, Translator, Transcriber

    Romania - Tests: 6

    I am an aspiring novelist, currently looking for freelance jobs involving creative writing ( mostly articles and blog posts but can also work on bigger projects, English language only ). In the past years I worked as a freelance translator (English-Romanian, Romanian-English) along with writing a number of academic papers for myself and others. I also have some experience in transcribing projects (English and Romanian) related to one of my previous workplaces. For those I would prefer higher amounts of transcribing material. For any future collaboration, please contact me by email or Skype

    $5.00 /hr
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  7. Laura Veide

    Laura Veide

    English, Latvian, Russian language translator.

    United Kingdom

    I offer a friendly service and fast results for customer satisfaction. My knowledge and experience provide the ability to translate from and into English, Latvian, Russian languages. Available written or oral translations in person, phone or via e-mail. Can help with access of services, filling in documents and any other enquiry were a translation is acquired. I don't hold any professional translators diploma. Experience is my asset. The fact that my home is in English speaking country for more than 10 years and primary language in a home is English gives me daily practice. Born and raised in Latvia, my native language is Latvian. The Russian language is second language learned from childhood. I've been chosen from school and took part in national Russian language olympiad. At the moment, learning Arabic and just undertook French. I am teaching my children that any language is valuable asset and can come very handy whatever you choose to do in your life. My experience mostly comes from personal than professional level but never the less it gave me the confidence to become a translator. Customer service experience was the biggest learning curve for my language skills. It required to translate and communicate with customers in person, via e-mail or phone. The role included translating materials to promote business services in media and improve overall customer service. I am a people person who wants to make sure that after receiving service customers are satisfied and would return next time as well as recommend service to others. Word of mouth is the best advertisement anyone could want. As a home stay Mum I can manage and plan my work to suit everybody. Flexible hours gives me the edge to have enough time to do and present my job to highest standards. Multitasking, attention to detail and time management is incorporated in day to day routine to make sure that all runs smoothly. Thank you very much for taking time and reading my overview. Feedback would be much appreciated. If you have any other question, please do not hesitate to contact me. Best Regards, Laura Veide

    $10.00 /hr
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  8. Alina Panchenko

    Alina Panchenko

    Japanese, Chinese Translator

    Ukraine - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 1

    Translator is not only about tranlate from one language to another, mostly, is present correct the all meanings and goals, which were mentioned in first language. My goal is to help you to explain in correct way your work to other country; keeping the features of languages in mind every step of the way. Firstly, I make analysis of topic of work that I need to translate, to understand clear my goal of translation. Secondly, I start to translate ,focusing all knowledge of this topic + people, to whom I should translate this work. I'm translator of Japanese, Chinese, Russian and English laguages.

    $11.11 /hr
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  9. Artem Kushnirenko

    Artem Kushnirenko

    Translations, Technical Support, Admin Support, Technical Writing

    Ukraine - Tests: 8

    Hi, my name is Artem! I provide following services: - Admin Support ( Data Entry, Personal / Virtual Assistant) - General and Technical translation (Russian - English, English - Russian) - Customer Service (Customer Service, Technical Support) - Technical writing, Copywriting My personal qualities are diligence, high motivation, desire to learn and self-development. I have high communication skills and I will do my best to complete any job qualitatively.

    $3.00 /hr
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  10. Daniel Hyams

    Daniel Hyams

    Experienced Writer, Editor and Translator

    United Kingdom

    I am a writer and editor with 5 years experience, both working in the Publishing industry in England, and completing a wide range of freelance projects for companies based around the globe. These freelance projects have been within the travel, tourism, marketing and academic areas. I work quickly and efficiently. I am very adaptable, and can quickly learn new skills, and I can write about any subject and in any style. I have a high level of Spanish, and can translate any text or web into English.

    $11.11 /hr
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