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Fernanda Rocha | Elance
 
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Fernanda Rocha

Passion for translating and researching
   Brazil
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I am a ProZ.com Certified PRO (English to Portuguese).
I am a Brazilian Portuguese native speaker, fluent in English, living in Brazil (State of Rio de Janeiro), with a BA in translation.
I have been working as a translator for 12 years, as a proofreader/reviser for 8 years, as a localizer for 5 years and as a transcreator for 2 years and I have experience in several fields, including Business/Commerce (general), Marketing/Market Research, Medical (general), Education/Pedagogy (I worked as an English Teacher from 1999 to 2008 and I have an...

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Professional Background

I have worked in many different areas. From 1999 to 2011 I worked as an English teacher, a bilingual attendant, an administrative assistant, a management assistant and, of course, as a Translator/Interpreter.
Nowadays, I am a full-time freelance translator.


EN x PT(BR) Translator

I have translated, edited, localized, transcribed and proofread several types of documents, such as: manuals, abstracts, articles, literary texts, technical documents, certificates, researches, contracts, reports, menus, folders, curriculums, SEO, Adwords, websites, e-mails, presentations, movies, games and books (novels).

These jobs were done for different companies/clients, among them:
Unilever
Kraft Foods (Milka)
Sun/Oracle
NVivo
Montblanc
GFK
Lilly
GlaxoSmithKline
Abbott Laboratories
Geokinetics Inc.
BHP Billiton Brasil
AngloGold Ashanti
Triumph International
Bertrand Brasil
Galera Record
Holcim Brasil S.A.
Voice Brazil Versao Brasileira

In 2004, I worked as a voluntary interpreter for Rotary Club in Mariana (M.G.), with ophthalmologists that came to Brazil to help poor communities.
I have also worked as an interpreter in meetings.


Additional Information

1) I have a Bachelor's Degree in Translation and a Teaching Degree (English x Portuguese).

2) While I was at the University, I took part in some research projects related to English and Brazilian Portuguese phonetics.

3) I have helped to localize the ProZ.com website into...

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Education

Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto (UFOP)
Bachelor's Degree in Translation
2002 - 2006
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Brazilian
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English
traducao
localization
editing
proofreading
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