Brazilian-American experienced with translation, localization, transcription, subtitling, voice-overs. Translation memory tools, proofreading and editing. I am a dual-citizen of Brazil and the United States and I consider both Portuguese and English my native languages. Besides my solid career working with languages, technology and multimedia, I have a Masters Degree in Philosophy of New Media and New Media Design. My skill set includes digital research. If you are searching for top quality in the ENG - BR PT language pair, look no further. I have the top score on oDesk, 1st Place! This is some of my translation experience, which exemplifies the quality and level of commitment of my work. • Freelance translator at 24translate, Germany. • Approved in tests to perform game localization and game Q/A for two global clients. • Babbel.com proofing Brazilian Portuguese language for Brazilians learning Italian. • Translating (ENG-PT) and subtitling a series of Microsoft Virtual Academy videos of various programming language tutorials. • English>Portuguese translation and localization for iPad and iPhone apps. • Spanish>English transcription and subtitling for a video series for Panasonic. • Portuguese>English long format teleconference call transcription and translation in various subject areas. • English>Portuguese translation (localization) for the Brazilian website of the MINI E car. • Transcribing and translating a series of video tape interviews in Portuguese for National Geographic. • English>Portuguese, Portuguese>English translation for the RedHot Organization AIDS grant project for Brazil • Various documentaries. • Voice over in Portuguese for various clients on long-term projects: Dukascopy TV, and software companies. My extensive experience in multimedia includes video production and editing, audio synching, editing, music licensing, multilingual desktop publishing in English, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian and German. After Effects animation, DVD menu design and DVD production. Complete multimedia studio for graphics and A/V work. Voice-Overs in the Brazilian Portuguese language. My expertise ranges from analogue media to cutting edge digital production and integration. I've worked with TV, start-ups, and top ad agencies and I'm interested in building long-term relationships with clients. I am detail-oriented, reliable and a fast-worker without compromising the quality of deliverables. My capacity can be reflected on my test scores at oDesk as Number 1-ranked among 2,000 to 3 million test-takers in the various capacities: from English-Portuguese translation to English language skills, to the oDesk readiness test. My rates are not the lowest up front, but I'm a professional who will save you money after the job is completed. If you'd like your project to be treated with care and look the best to your own clients without the delays and added costs caused by lower-standard labor, then I might be the right person for your project. References available upon request. I look forward to contributing to your success.
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A graduate of Secretarial and Management with an experience of 6 years in layouting of books, broadsheet and almost all forms of desktop publishing jobs (such as flyers, brochures, magazines, calling cards, etc.). Expert in Indesign, Quark, Microsoft Office applications, Illustrator and Photoshop. With these educational backgrounds and experiences, I can say that I am confidently competitive with other contractors. Quality assured of job's detail is my priority at less time taken.
I am a degree holder in Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Major in Management and have a 6 years’ experience in Typesetting or Desktop publishing job like layouting of books, newsletters, brochures, catalogues, business cards, etc. Have the skills also in transcription of documents, data entry and web research. I’m an expert in Indesign, Quark Express, Illustrator, Photoshop, MS Word, MS Publisher, Excel and Powerpoint. With my educational background and expertise, I can say that I am competitive enough with other contractors. I am hardworking, detail oriented, dedicated, easy to work with, dependable and honest person. My main objective is to give/share my knowledge and skills and serve the best quality on every job.
I am looking to expand and polish my technical abilities while doing something I thoroughly enjoy...design of all kinds. My work experiences have taken me from print production to graphic design and into the world of interior design and contract furniture. I enjoy working on all different kinds and sizes of projects and I hope that by becoming a freelance designer, I can gain exposure to a broader variety of clients.
To pursue an career in International Affairs focusing on women's political and legal empowerment through combining my skills in website administration, creative writing, film productions, management, and database management. I bring with me extensive support staff experience that provided me with advanced skills in MS Office and database programs. This experience was followed by two years of website management in which I ran my graduate program's website and listservs and managed two employees. These experiences with my background in theatre make me a resourceful, efficient and creative employee.
I would like to procure a writing, editing, or administrative position that highlights my current skills while providing an opportunity to learn new skills. I have more than ten years' experience in various administrative roles in which I developed proofreading and copy-editing skills, as well as a typing speed of over 70 wpm, and knowledge of most typically used software programs.
My objective is to find work that will allow me to utilize both my college degree and writing skills and create something that will be read by many people. I have written, edited and self-published two books and have 13 years of experience writing for various newspapers. My degree is a master's of science in managerial science from Amberton University in Garland, TX.
I have worked as a multimedia editor, reporter, and copy editor since graduating from Emory University with a B.A. in English/Creative Writing in 2001. My versatility and ability to produce clear, accurate, reader-friendly content for well known multimedia publications have been recognized by previous managers throughout my career. I have vast experience in writing and editing, specifically for print and web publications in Associated Press and Chicago Manual styles. I am also well versed in creative writing, copy writing, proofreading, and copy editing for the web. Other skills include Adobe InDesign, Google Docs, MS Word (including work with Track Changes and Comments), Photoshop, QuarkXpress, and web research and fact checking (including work with TNG). I am currently teaching myself website development with WordPress and SEO with the help of a private tutor. Please, feel free to ask me for any examples of my writing and references, or feel free to Google me -- "Nathalie Winch" -- to read examples of my work.
I am able to assist with any of your administrative needs, including writing, proofreading, document creation, communications, social networking, records management, policy and procedure review, training, project management, research, and other areas. I have a Master's Degree in Public Administration and a second Master's in Library and Information Science.