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A & M Translation and Writing | Elance
 
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A & M Translation and Writing

Translation and Writing services
   Italy
  |   firenze, firenze

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $10

Andrea and Marie have been working as a team for translation and writing for years- ranked in the top 20% for Italian and translation and the top 5% for English they are ready and available to start working!

Marie is a native English speaker (American). She did her bachelor's degree in Spanish and German at the University of Portland, and has lived for extensive periods of time in Spain and Austria, and is currently living in Italy. She has experience translating from Italian to English professionally, and Spanish to English, and German to...

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Jun 27, 2014|Translation|Private|Working
May 22, 2014|Resumes & Cover Letters|Private|Completed
May 21, 2014|Translation|Private|Working
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Portfolio

This is a compilation of pieces of several Italian to English translations done in...
This is a compilation of pieces of several Italian to English translations done in the...
This is one of the articles written by Andrea published in L'Indro. This is an example...
This is a compilation of pieces of several English to Italian translations done in...

Skills (10)

Tested
Italian
Italian Grammar Test
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Italian Proofreading Skills Test
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Italian Sentence Structure Test
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Italian Spelling Skills Test
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Italian To English Translation Skills Test
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Italian Vocabulary Skills Test
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English
English Language
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English Sentence Structure
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English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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U.S. Word Usage Test
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Italian-English Translation
English-Italian Translation
English To Italian Translation Skills Test
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Italian Article Writing and Blogging
Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Making Subtitles
Joomla!
WordPress
Spanish-English Translation

Service Description

Marie has extensive experience translating in the field of travel and tourism, such as for the travel site Abruzzo Up'n'Down (http://blog.abruzzoupndown.com/) and the travel applications such as Florence Delice. Scholastically, she completed courses on commercial and business translation, as well as basic legal and medical translation in both Spanish and German.

Andrea has worked as a freelance journalist for years, working for such papers as Affari Italiani, La Repubblica and Corriere della Sera. He also maintains and writes for an ecological website Il Monito del Giardino, as well as managing their international ecological award and the associated Facebook page. In the course of his career as a writer, he has had extensive experience using wordpress and joomla, the later of which he currently uses to maintain the website for which he writes.


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Employment

Private English Lessons
Private English Tutor
2012 - Present
Marie gives English lessons to students of all levels and ages, ranging from children to advanced adult speakers.
Il Monito del Giardino
maintain website, content writing, managing award
2011 - Present
Andrea's responsibilities include: researching and writing the content of the website, the maintenance of the website itself, the promotion and managing of the ecological award, and managing and...
Poliglot Traduzione
Italian to English translator
2013 - 2014
Freelance translator for the international translation agency Poliglot Traduzione. Type of translations include technical, nature oriented, tourism, and minutes of business meetings. Frequencey...
Abruzzo Up'n'Down
Translator and proof reader
2012 - 2014
This site is a tourism site the region of Abruzzo of Italy. Some of the blog had been translated before Marie came abroad. These posts were proof read and the rest were translated. Whenever there...
G & J Service srl
English teacher, orienteering leader
2013 - 2013
English and orienteering teacher at a summer camp for Italian children. All lessons were held in English.
School of the Carabinieri
English Teacher
2013 - 2013
Marie worked as an english teacher at the local training center for the Carabinieri in Florence, Italy. This was an intensive English course that was eight hours a day for 5 weeks. This took the...
Affari Italiani (affaritaliani.it) newspaper
Freelance Journalist
2012 - 2013
Andrea writes articles for the Tuscany page, as well as editing articles. http://affaritaliani.libero.it/toscana/movimento-5-stelle-parla-il-primo-eletto-alla-camera-in-toscana010313.html
DGG Consulting
Internship/Stage
2012 - 2012
This is a communications company that specializes in political consulting and marketing. Andrea's responsibilities included: consulting and implementation of projects for private individuals and...
Claudio Antonio Pinto
Translation
2012 - 2012
Translation of website and biography into english- http://www.claudioantoniopinto.com/bio/
Winnet Solutions
Application translator
2012 - 2012
Marie and Andrea translated a tourism application that covered from gastronomy and restaurants to sightseeing in Florence, Italy.
L'Indro newspaper
Freelance Journalist
2011 - 2011
Andrea wrote both national and international political articles. http://www.lindro.it/societa/societa-news/societa-news-italia/2011-10-24/4303-una-nuova-lingua-per-fare-politica
Studio Fotografico Mannucci / La Repubblica
Photographer
2010 - 2011
Andrea worked as a photographer for private clients as well as photojournalism for Tuscan edition of La Repubblica. http://firenze.repubblica.it/cronaca/2010/11/25/foto/lo_studente_ferito-9489574/1/
University of Portland-Salzburg Campus
Librarian
2010 - 2011
Marie worked in as a librarian at the library on the University of Portland campus in Salzburg, Austria. She was in charge of check out and returns of books as well as reshelving, maintaining the...
University of Portland
Spanish Tutor
2009 - 2010
Marie worked as a Spanish tutor for the University of Portland for the scholastic year of 2009-2010. This included helping students understand the material, complete homework and proof read essays...
Uniroma Network, Uniroma TV
Redactor
2009 - 2010
This is the magazine and Web TV of the University of Rome. Andrea's responsibilities included: deciding content, correction and article naming, layout and choice of photographs, press office
DOC Toscana magazine
Editor, redactor, Journalist
2005 - 2010
This is a culture magazine. Andrea's responsibilities included: deciding content, correction and article naming, layout and choice of photographs, press office, writing...
Sunset Program
Math and Physics Tutor
2008 - 2009
This was a program in which college students were placed in local low income high school to work as math and science tutors. Marie worked in this program for the scholastic year of 2008-2009.
Metro newspaper
Sports Correspondent for Tuscany
2008 - 2009
Andrea's responsibilities included: Conception, choice and writing of the Tuscan sports pages; collaboration for the national sports pages...
La Voce Nouva di Rovigo newspaper
Journalist, Editor and political reporter
2008 - 2008
Andrea was in charge of conception, choice and writing of news stories from local institutions and local current affairs, editing and layout of the national pages (via Adnkronos) for the editions...
Electoral Office
Consulting and campaign implementation
2008 - 2008
Andrea worked at an electoral office of a candidate for the provincial council of Palermo. His responsibilities included: Design and implementation of the electoral level, management of contacts,...
Epolis Firenze newspaper
Reporter-national newspaper, Florentine edition
2006 - 2007
Andrea's responsibilities included: Conception, choice and writing articles (mainly health, university news and current affairs)
Testimonianze
journalist
2006 - 2007
This is a cultural association and a historical journal. Andrea's responsibilities included: editor of the magazine, press office, secretarial
Corriere della Sera (Florentine Edition) newspaper
Freelance Sports reporter
2003 - 2004
Andrea's responsibilities included: Conception, choice and writing articles for the sports pages

Education

UniversitÓ degli Studi di Firenze
Magistral in Political Communication and Marketing
2010 - 2013
University of Portland
Bachelor's of the Arts in Spanish Language
2008 - 2012
University of Portland
Bachelor's of the Arts in German Language
2008 - 2012
UniversitÓ degli Studi di Firenze
Bachelor's of Journalism and Media
2002 - 2006

Keywords

translation
italian
spanish
blogging
writing
articles
tourism
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