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Hire a freelance translator for the professional skills you need to translate your content from one language to another. A professional translator can take your content and translate it accurately while remaining true to its meaning and tone.

From websites to personal letters, a professional translator can help you reach out to potential customers in their own language or learn what someone else is trying to communicate to you. Some of the most common translation languages are Spanish, French, German, Chinese, Japanese, but you can find a professional translator for any language into English, or vice versa.

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Milagros Teixido

Milagros Teixido

English - Spanish Translator and Online Marketeer

Argentina - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 1

I'm an innovative and proactive professional, with excellent multitasking and interpersonal skills. Able to perform efficiently in fast–pace environments. I have extensive knowledge and experience in Translations, Customer Care, Marketing, Online Advertising and Ad Serving Tools. Great organizational, analytical and problem solving skills, fully committed to achieve and maintain high quality standards. For the past 10 years I've been working on: - Standardization of commercial documents (in both English and Spanish). - Development of training documentation (in both English and Spanish). - Production of promotional copy on Web sites, newsletters, and training assets for the English speaking market. - Coordination of outsourced translation services for other languages (such as German, Chinese, Russian, Dutch, French, Portuguese) including resource selection, copy approval and QA. - Facilitation between Account Managers, Customer Care and Development to decrease turn-around and delivery times. - Web solutions and Internet marketing consulting: including bilingual copy writing and SEO - Customer support and consulting on ad serving tags implementation, best practices and problem solving.

$27.50 /hr
1,406 hours
Edita Husic

Edita Husic

Customer Service/Translator/Administration Support...

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2

I am fluent in five languages​​, German, English, Serbian, Bosnian and Croatian. I would like to work as a translator. Providing support, help and advice to customers who use the companies products or services. Also responsible for arranging appointments, meeting with potential customers, explaining our products, answering questions, writing up orders, and asking for recommendations

$8.89 /hr
2,213 hours
Alexandra Kolupaeva

Alexandra Kolupaeva


Russia - Last active: 16 hours ago - Tests: 2

Proactive and enthusiastic Humanities postgraduate who combines strong organisational skills and an eye for detail with excellent interpersonal communication skills. Accustomed to analysing and disseminating large volumes of information and offering recommendations for improvements. Recognised for the ability to analyse and improve key business documents while managing own business as usual tasks and negotiating with key business stakeholders. Comfortable working in Russian, Arabic and English add to an already dynamic skill set. A strong team member who is willing to go the extra mile; demonstrates solid office management and strong administrative skills.

$12.22 /hr
1,845 hours
Sergii Kuznietsov

Sergii Kuznietsov

Responsible Quality

Ukraine - Last active: 7 days ago

I'm happy to help you with: - Data Processing - Ukrainian-English-Russian translation - OpenOffice/LibreOffice, Microsoft Word Macro creation - Web-site creation (Drupal) - ...any other work (see my skills) From my side I will put my efforts into a project until you get what you want.

$11.11 /hr
1,999 hours
Jasmine M.

Jasmine M.

Translator - Proofreader - Writer - Transcriber -...

France - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 2

A Masters degree holder in Visual Arts Esthetics and Practices. I am a natural bilingual speaker of both, French and Arabic. I have been living in France for 10 years. I can professionally and knowledgeably deliver jobs in the following domains: 1) TRANSLATION: I can translate from and to Arabic and French in all fields such as arts, literature, technology, legal and scientifc etc. ---- Translation average turnaround: 2500 words per day. 2) PROOFREADING and EDITING: I can professionally edit and proofread your documents with varying lengths, ---- Proofreading average turnaround: 5000 words per day. 3) TRANSCRIPTION: I transcibe audio/ video files in Arabic or French with the following turnaound: ---- Transcription average turnaround: 30 minutes per day. 4) WRITING: Willing to write content in different specialties ---- Writing average turnaround: 1000 words per day. Happy hiring!

$5.56 /hr
1,611 hours
Caroll Pates

Caroll Pates Agency Contractor

Data Entry Professional

Philippines - Last active: 16 hours ago - Tests: 2

I have a degree in electronics and communication engineering. I'm hardworking, time conscious and very diligent. I have no problem meeting deadlines and I can work under pressure with no supervision needed. I write blogs and articles for leisure as I aspire to become an author.

$3.33 /hr
2,026 hours
Alessandra Monti

Alessandra Monti

Architect, ebook writer, translator

Canada - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 5

Almost 8 years experience in architecture field, working in architecture firms and at University. As architect, I developed several projects in Italy and abroad, being involved in different phases of the project, from the concept design to the working design. Two years ago I started working as freelance, broadening my competences in graphics, illustration and editing, as part of rm2 Architettura & Grafica. Thanks to my humanistic background, I also love writing and have experience as author, translator and collaborator for several published books. I am Italian but at the moment I'm living in Vancouver, Canada.

$16.67 /hr
1,288 hours
Reynaldo S.

Reynaldo S.

VA, Data Entry, Expert (Word, Excel, OneNote), Res...

Philippines - Last active: 16 hours ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

My goal is to apply my experience and knowledge in data entry, web research, and writing to help employers with their various needs. I also have proficiency in customer support, quality assurance, and document proofreading/editing. I am a researcher and a blog writer. Expert in data entry/coding/proofreading. My other goal is to become an expert in web development and in SEO.

$4.44 /hr
5,844 hours