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Fabrice D.

Fabrice D.

French translator (English/German to French)

France - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 7

French native and professional translator with excellent writing skills and solid educational background (master's degree as a translator) providing translation and review services from English and German into French. I have gained experience and professionalism in a French translation agency and successfully completed projects for major clients like IBM, General Electric, National Instruments, Hewlett Packard, Google... I have a special expertise in localizing : • Web sites • Web applications • Smartphone applications I have more than 15 years of experience and translated materials in different fields like : • Information Technology (user manuals, UI, specification sheets...) • Business/Marketing • Education • Travel industry • Food industry I have lived/studied in England (1 year at the university of Sunderland) and in Germany (1 year at the university of Bochum). My objective is to create long-term relationships with clients by delivering high-quality translations and build mutual trust. Looking forward to working with you...

$25.00 /hr
481 hours
4.97
Lucie Aidart

Lucie Aidart

Experienced English-French translator, writer, blo...

France - Last active: 6 days ago - Tests: 10

Experienced French native translator and writer, I am looking to work with you on translation, writing, blogging and proofreading projects. I am bilingual French-English. I have been working in English for the past three years and I have lived in four different countries, as well as travelled around the world for the past year. I am now starting a career as a freelancer, in the hope of becoming a digital nomad. I am currently based in France. I am currently writing regularly for two travel websites, besides my own travel blog. In the past, I have worked for three years as a technical translator in a publishing company, where I was promoted in a year as Translation Coordinator. I translated university manuals from French to English and English to French in various fields (chemistry, physics, electronics, geography, maths, medicine...), all the while managing a team of 20 translators and their projects and reviewing the quality of their work. I have also worked in three different French publishing companies, working on book layouts, proofreading, copyediting, working on illustrations and equations, writing various documents and so on. Two of those companies were focusing on literature, while the last one was scientific. I am a prolific travel blogger and my blog has become one of the most influential French travel blogs. I can write blog articles and provide content (articles, interviews, series, photography, video) related to travel and tourism in French and English. I have two masters, one in publishing and one in political science. Please let me know how I can help you on your different projects and if you have any questions. I value communication and will be fully available by email and Skype for future projects. I work as a fulltime freelancer and can dedicate the time and attention needed to successfully bring about your various projects.

$25.00 /hr
42 hours
4.96
Martin Coffee

Martin Coffee

Editing to Make Your Vision a Reality

United States - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 3

As an Editor, I am a Communications Facilitator. To explain, I will assist you in finding the best words with which to express your thoughts and ideas. My goal is to make your writing stand out from the rest of the pack. I have extensive experience substantively editing works of fiction and nonfiction, and also academic writing. I am exceptionally adept at proofreading and copyediting. I complete projects in a timely and professional manner. I strictly adhere to deadlines and invest projects with the utmost my talents and abilities have to offer. I am very accessible and stay in close contact with clients throughout the duration of a project.

$25.00 /hr
532 hours
4.73
Lara Nakazawa

Lara Nakazawa

Detail- Oriented ESL test and training materials

Japan - Last active: 18 hours ago

An American national living in Japan, I focus on cultural awareness and international communication. My background as an ESL teacher and as an interpreter for a travel agency gave me the opportunity to work with individuals from around the world. These experiences help in writing concise, clear ESL teaching materials and practical tests with logical explanations for the answers. Now I work from home so that I can take care of my young son. I take pride in professionalism; high-quality, level-appropriate English; and attention to detail. I have a black belt in judo and am interested in textile arts. In addition to academic work, I enjoy writing about my hobbies and about Japan; not flat stereotypes, but real experiences from living in a foreign culture today.

$30.00 /hr
528 hours
4.99
Thomas Klemens

Thomas Klemens

Writer, Editor w/ Design/Construction Experience

United States - Last active: 9 days ago

Early in 2014 I left a magazine staff position to pursue freelance writing and editing full-time. I love to explain things, which I've been doing professionally for 25 years, using words, pictures and drawings. In addition, I am a registered Professional Engineer. My experience includes design and construction, with both field and office assignments, as well as writing and editing numerous articles. I also developed the curriculum for an introductory class on Programmable Logic Controllers, subsequently revising it several times, and have taught that class on a continuing basis since 1997.

$35.00 /hr
91 hours
4.83
Cristina Popa

Cristina Popa

Translator / Writer / Editor

Romania - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 6

Expat in France & Switzerland, I offer tailored communications services including copywriting and translating in both English and French. I am specialized, but not limited to: Accurate English-French and French-English translations; Production of copies reflecting the client's brand, strategies and audiences; Ghostwriting blog articles, user manuals, eBooks, press releases; Proofreading and editing services for any type of content. Quality output only.

$25.00 /hr
106 hours
4.97
Eric Baron

Eric Baron

Creative Writer

United States - Last active: 18 hours ago

I'm all about telling stories. My academic background is in English, Economics and Psychology. And as a professionally published writer of fiction and poetry I believe I can help make your content better. Whether it's an assignment, book, website, article or blog, I can help with creating original work or editing what you already have.

$33.00 /hr
38 hours
4.98
Jeffrey Bacon

Jeffrey Bacon

Published Professional Writer

United States - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 9

Do you want text that will attract and hold readers to your product? I write research-backed, original, effective texts while working shoulder-to-shoulder with clients. With more than 30 years of publishing experience under my belt, I'm now available on oDesk and Elance. I provide Copyscape-guaranteed content that connects my clients to their customers. My portfolio includes material varying from original scientific research through short, catchy social media posts, and my readership ranges from fishermen through investors, CEOs, scientists, and top-level administrators. Check out my portfolio for a few samples.

$44.00 /hr
144 hours
5.00
Maria Brodine

Maria Brodine

Creative editor, researcher, writer, & consultant

United States - Last active: 18 hours ago

I am a professional writer and social science researcher living in New Orleans, Louisiana. I specialize in editing, proofreading, writing, and research. I have an M.A. in Anthropology from Columbia Univ., as well as a B.A. in Honors English from San Diego State Univ. I have versatile skills and interests and can cover a wide range of topics in the arts and sciences. As an anthropologist, I am well versed in cross-cultural perspectives, enabling me to write for diverse audiences. In addition, I have over ten years of experience as a freelance proofreader, editor, and tutor. On the creative side, I love to work with horror, science fiction, and fantasy, though I am certainly open to other genres. I am skilled at breaking down and paraphrasing highly technical language, which is advantageous for technical and science writing. In all areas, I have a meticulous editorial eye for grammar, spelling, formatting, and content.

$40.00 /hr
530 hours
4.91
Sadeem Lodhi

Sadeem Lodhi

MBBS (MD), Medical writing, Referencing, Editing

Pakistan - Last active: 1 day ago

I am a freelance article writer, with a particular expertise in the field of biological sciences. I have several years experience in medical sciences and research. The beauty of being a science writer is that I never know what subject I am going to be working on my next project. I have had the privilege to learn and write about a wide range of areas.

$34.00 /hr
18 hours
4.80