Australian-born native English speaker living in France since 2011 and fluent in French, I have a PhD in literature from the University of Melbourne and a degree in journalism from RMIT University. I am the author of a monograph published with Bloomsbury in 2013, in addition to numerous academic and general articles. I am experienced in French to English translation; I specialise in literary and academic topics within the humanities, but I also adapt easily to new subjects and styles. I also excel in editing and proofreading English. New to oDesk (as of April 2015), I am seeking to expand my repertoire of translation and editing projects. Using American, British, or Australian English, I have an eye for detail and aim for perfection.
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Native speaker of both French and English with a Master's degree in literary translation. Fourteen years of experience in translation, to and from both languages. Books, movies (both subtitles and dubbing), screenplays and production documents, websites, video game localization. Currently working as a freelancer for French film production companies and international websites such as Amazon.
I am 32 years old native French, recently relocated in the US. Over the last 10 years, I worked in an English speaking environment and traveled around the world. I am confident in my skills to deliver a quality job. Thank you
An experienced, professional and conscientious translator, I have been working in the translation business since 2002, and specialise in French to English texts. I also correct academic texts written in English by non-native speakers and destined for publication, and translate subtitles for online videos. - Qualified with the Chartered Institute of Linguists, London, in 2001 - Employed full-time in a translation agency 2002-2003 - Freelance since September 2003
I am a native French speaker who has been living in Canada for 5 years. As an academic researcher working in a bilingual (English-French) environment, I am used to write and translate document in both languages. I can translate text from English to French with a high quality, as the results of my skill test show. I am looking for job opportunities in English-French translation. Moreover, I have a 7-year experience in research (writing scientific papers, creating Powerpoint presentations, data entry and statistical analysis). I do peer-review for international scientific journals, so I am also interested in editing and proofreading jobs.
I'm a qualified translator with 20 years' Spanish to English experience and five years' experience translating Norwegian to English. I have a 20-year track record in financial editing, and have worked for several leading financial institutions. Recent freelance translation projects from the Spanish have included subtitles for award-winning Mexican documentaries, "El lugar más pequeño" by Tatiana Huezo Sánchez and "Las Patronas" by Artur González Villaseñor. My Norwegian translation skills earned me second prize in the 2013/14 John Dryden Translation Competition, which recognises excellence in literary translation. Qualifications: BA Hons in French Studies from the University of Manchester Institute of Linguists Diploma in Translation, Spanish to English NHH Translatøreksamen, Norwegian to English (state-authorised translator)
Product Marketing Manager with global manufacturing/distribution experience in commercial and consumer markets. I have managed furniture, hardware, plumbing, and electrical product lines. Expertise in category/product management, marketing, project management, branding and team leadership. Strengths include creative problem solving and product life cycle management. Track record of launching winning products and improving profits.
I'm a qualified and experienced French-English translator, proofreader and English language coach with over 6 years of experience helping private individuals, professionals and companies achieve their goals. A native English speaker from the UK, I have always been fascinated by language and culture, and bring my passion to every job I undertake. I'm self-motivated, rigorous and adaptable, and I make sure that I throughly get to know the projects of each of my clients so their specific needs and objectives are met every time - be it proofreading, translation work, coaching, or simply some friendly advice! I'm fluent in French after living and working in France for over 5 years, and I currently run my own French-English translation business for French small business owners and solopreneurs. In my spare time I enjoy travel and writing fiction.
Looking for light assignments-20 hours per week or less (I already work full time and wish to supplement my income). Passions include Effective Communication, Business Analysis, Language, Writing, Music, and above all, the Pursuit of Excellence. Currently employed full time as a Buyer (Government Sector, Infrastructure) Degreed (B.A. Economics) Experience includes: Professional Buyer 13 years Experience Purchasing Experience: Construction (Materials and Contracts) and Engineering (Contracts) Instructor of English (mainly for Business Proficiency) 8 Years Experience, All Overseas (Burundi, France, Thailand) - Extensive Instruction background- Strong focus on Business Applications (Detailed Summary of courses taught available upon request) Competencies entail: Business Communication Business Analysis Business Process Flowcharting Spreadsheet Design Reports and Presentations Classroom and One-on one Instruction Lesson Planning Superior Oral and Written Communication Skills Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) Competency navigating African, European, East Asian cultural sensitivities Fluent in French Hobbies include Playing with my 6 year old son, Music and various Home Improvement Challenges
Passionate about culture, languages and marketing, I specialize in marketing and commercial translation. I worked in the field of marketing and customer service in Montréal, Québec for over 14 years before starting my own translation business. My GOALS Provide accurate, high quality translations that read as though originally written in the target language whether it be Canadian French or English. Offer exceptional customer service and carry out projects according to client requirements, on time and on budget. My SERVICES Translation (French to English and English to French) Comparative Revision (English and French) Transcreation (translating and recreating a text or marketing tool) I offer a free, no-obligation estimate for each project and a 20 % discount to registered non-profit organizations. Please feel free to contact me for additional information and to discuss any future projects. I look forward to hearing from you!