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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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Translation oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.91.

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Jolanta K.

Jolanta K.

Polish Translator & Researcher

Poland - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 1

Native Polish Translator, Interpreter, Researcher and Recruiter Services provided: - translation to Polish - software translation, website translation, business translation, travel, insurance, market research questionnaires. - proofreading - interpreting - face to face and telephone interpreting, interpreting business meetings - market research and telemarketing - B2B and B2C, qualitative and quantitative research - business research in Poland - media research, researching statistical data, telephone research - communication with clients, potential clients or suppliers based in Poland providing cultural insight - product sourcing, looking for suppliers in Poland - searching business directories. I've been using Alibaba.com website for 6 years. - attending conferences Qualifications: - postgraduate diploma in conference interpreting - postgradudate diploma in translation - MSc in Environmental Management from a UK University - MSc in Geography from a Polish university - fully FPC (Financial Planning Certificate) qualified - UK qualifications Job experience: - translation, interpreting and proofreading of websites, software, market research questionnaires and surveys, business meetings, travel. - sales support in the insurance and banking industry - market research and telemarketing I am looking for long term relationships with quality employers. More information on: http://businessinpoland.pl.tl/

Groups: oTranslators
$22.22 /hr
1,571 hours
4.99
Wendy W.

Wendy W.

Successful Contractor: 21st Cent marketing Startup...

United States - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

I am of US origin; however, I reside in Uruguay. Currently, I have a 0.0% rejection rate pertaining to my freelance writing. I have successfully written over 2,000 business plans, product descriptions, SEO articles, website content, and much more. My business plans have currently raised over $9 million. I spend part of most days translating from Spanish to English, as well as performing analytics, data science analyses, and market or industry research. I have published eBook short stories and an eCookbook through Amazon. And, I have performed several market research projects and social media and video marketing strategies for various industries such as global shipping and multimedia. I am a former International Business professional with specializations in international trade, customs compliance, and global logistics with a master's degree in international business management. Even though I live is South America, my Midwestern culture is still very much at the core of my work ethic.

$33.33 /hr
545 hours
4.93
Benjamin G.

Benjamin G.

Native French - Certified English to French Transl...

Thailand - Last active: 21 hours ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 6

▪ Committed Translator ▪ 3,000h+ Translation Services on oDesk ▪ I am a freelance French Translator/Proofreader/Reviewer/Localizer, with more than 10 years experience in using my language skills. My clients are my top priority, and their satisfaction is what drives me. I am versatile and can adapt quickly to any guidelines, demands, technologies, etc. As needed, I am able to translate/provide Trados files or any other common formats. I look forward to helping you reach your translation goals!

$19.00 /hr
3,581 hours
5.00
Daniele T.

Daniele T.

Experienced, professional English to French transl...

Ireland - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 2

To provide a fast and 100 % accurate professional translation service from English into French.Over the years, I have built a close rapport with my personal clients, and I work with prestigious private and public establishments (Council of Europe, universities, large multinationals), and also with individuals who require officially certified translations.My areas of specialization are the following: financial reports, marketing, academic articles, tourism, agri-food, websites, semi technical documentation, etc...

Groups: oTranslators
$16.67 /hr
3,352 hours
5.00
Marisa Pragier

Marisa Pragier

Portuguese and Latin Language Specialist

Portugal - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 9

I am a Portuguese (Brazilian & European) Language Specialist, with a bachelor degree in Portuguese, Latin and Greek and a Master Degree in IT and Education. I provide translation, localization, proofreading, editing and linguistic services, both in Portuguese from Brazil and Portugal, in any format (docs, app strings, e-learning and video scripts, website localization (with HTML language). I translate Latin diplomas, letters and mottoes for tattoos and companies.

$16.67 /hr
3,106 hours
4.98
Tatiana M.

Tatiana M.

Translator and Interpreter

Peru - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 3

Hi I am Tatiana, natural from Peru, I am a translator and interpreter in the languages of English, French and Portuguese. Currently, I am pursuing a Master's degree in Translation and Interpretation in English. Im looking to start working as a freelance translator and develop my knowledge in this field. I really like languages and discover new cultures by writing and meeting people from abroad.

$11.11 /hr
49 hours
4.92
Camilla Michelle

Camilla Michelle

Linguistic College Grad. with a love for the Engli...

Denmark - Last active: 21 hours ago - Tests: 10

Hello there! Thanks for taking a look at my profile. I'm a native Dane who speaks and writes English and Danish on a daily basis. I'll be able to assist you with any kind of English-To-Danish / Danish-To-English; • Translation, • Proofreading/Review, • Copy-writing, • Interpreting and almost anything in between. I strive to deliver Fluent, Natural and Top-Quality Translations! I'm a young woman from Denmark who has recently graduated from college, where I primarily studied English and Danish(native language). I have done a lot of different translations and worked with many kinds of content, including Websites, Apps, Hotel pamphlets, Manuals, Bank papers, eCommerce and product descriptions, SEO and media-related texts. I check my mail daily, so please don't hesitate to contact me. I can also be made available via Skype if nessesary.

$16.60 /hr
46 hours
5.00
Maria jose G.

Maria jose G.

Experienced Recruiter, Team Lead and Program Manag...

Bolivia - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 7

Looking for someone reliable to work with? I am a very versatile professional with different skills that can help you and your company. Native Spanish speaker from Bolivia, I have excellent English skills. Over the last 7 years I've been able to work on different projects and work on different tasks ranging from simple data entry to translations and team management, among other things. During my most recent long-term job (5+ years) I was Head of Certification and Onboarding, in which I helped recruit, train and on-board a large number of people for the different teams that the company has. Should you consider me to work with your company, you won't regret it. I am a very dependable, honest and hard working person that delivers high quality work.

$12.22 /hr
10,269 hours
5.00
Dung Nguyen

Dung Nguyen

Experienced Vietnamese Translator/Data Entry Speci...

Australia - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 8

Dzung Nguyen is a highly qualified and experienced freelancer on oDesk and Elance for her services as below: - Translation from English into Vietnamese - Web research in both Vietnamese and English - Data Entry (manual typing, copy and paste) - Recruitment *Outstanding completed projects and jobs: Data Entry/Virtual Assitant: - Screen companies' websites, type and copy and paste certain information into an Excel spreadsheet (volume: 2000 entries with 8 columns) - Enter 500 entries of services by truck shops in the US into an Excel spreadsheet - Research and recruit 20 writers, sound designers and illustrators for an French client - Sydney based virtual assistant: scan, filing and emailing documents Writing, Translation and Localization: - Engineering and construction: 30,000 words about builder-owner certificate course in Australia - IT: 40,000 words about Desktop, Android and iOS games and applications; - Education: 20,000 words about English studying courses for international students - Dictionary: 10,000 popular words with examples translated into Vietnamese - Vietnamese learning lessons: 8 lessons about Vietnamese for *Degree and Certificate obtained: BA from Translation and Interpreting Division, English Department, University of Foreign Languages and International Studies under Vietnam National University Certificate III on Business Administration from Western Sydney University

$13.33 /hr
336 hours
4.94
Giuseppe Tovar

Giuseppe Tovar

Writer/Translator

Mexico - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 12

My objective is to impress my clients with the quality, efficacy and timeliness of my work. To achieve that objective I posses the following skills and experience: Writing and Translation: Perfect command of all aspects and stylistic levels of both the source and the target language. A capacity to understand texts in the source language and to render them correctly in the target language, using a style and register appropriate to the purpose of the text. A capacity to research topics and terminology quickly and efficiently. Creative Marketing & Design A highly creative mind, capable of writing original and impactful copy. Logo creation, production of high quality audio visual material, including stop motion animation, short films, and documentaries. I provide: Script writing, Story-boarding,Graphics, Animation, and V.O. [Native English (Non regional U.S.) and Spanish (Mexico), with the ability to portray any accent to perfection in either language. Industry Experience: Web Content, Copy writing, Real Estate, Chemistry, Articles, Travel & Tourism, Technology, Physics, Legal documents, Marketing, Stock Market, Genetics, Medical Records, Scientific Journals, Biology, Fiction, Books, Mining, Biotechnology, Non-fiction, Movie Subtitles.

$20.00 /hr
1,301 hours
4.92