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Jessica Van Riper | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 19, 2014

Jessica Van Riper

Experienced Translator (English, Spanish, Catalan)
   United States
  |   Tallahassee, FL
  |  1:04 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

Experienced with translations for;

-Business Documents (Employee Handbooks, HR Materials)
-Marketing/Advertising (Product description as well as Advertising Theory)
-Self Help/Advice Columns
-Travel Articles

My translation experience with companies in the U.S. as well as in Spain has not only refined my skills as a translator, but has also given me the cultural perspective that I believe is necessary to truly understand a foreign language.

Translating is not only about relaying meaning, but preserving the essence of a phrase, expressing...

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Skills (8)

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Translation Spanish English
Spanish - English Translation
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Catalan to English Translation
Translation English Spanish
English To Spanish Translation Skills Test
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Spanish To English Translation Skills Test
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English to Catalan Translation
English Teacher
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop

Employment

Freelance Translator
English/Spanish/Catalan Translations
2014 - Present
Freelance work for a variety of businesses and individuals. (See portfolio for samples.) Spanish-English, Catalan-English, English-Spanish.
Event Photography Group
Customer Service Manager & Translator
2012 - 2014
-Translator for all MarathonFoto marketing material and website information. (English to Spanish) -Interpreter as needed for phone calls with Spanish speaking clients. -Liason for European...
Manuel de Falla High School (Madrid, Spain)
English Teaching Assistant
2011 - 2012
-Create and implement lessons for high school classes -Teach afterschool English classes for teachers -Assist with translating as necessary
All Pro Landscaping
Translator & Administrative Assistant
2011 - 2011
Sole translator for both offices. Interpreter for meetings, interviews, legal appointments. Translated employee handbook and office documents as necessary. (English to Spanish) Assistant to Field...
Best Buy
Camera Sales
2010 - 2011
-Camera and electronics sales -Camera demonstrations -Company event photographer -Interpreter as needed for all sales departments
Recreo Communicación (Valencia, Spain)
Graphic Design Intern
2010 - 2010
-Assistant to Graphic Designer and Photographer -Responsible for working with clients to arrive at design solutions -Translator
621 Gallery
Graphic Design & Photography Intern
2009 - 2009
-Design all print media for gallery (Opening Invitations, Advertisements, Catalogues) -Photograph all shows, openings, and events -Assist with hanging shows and giving tours
Rowland Publishing
Photography Assistant (Intern)
2009 - 2009
-Assist Photographer with on location and in-house shoots -Arrange schedule and meetings -Organize office and equipment -Second shooter as necessary

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Translator
Spanish
español
espanyol
Catalan
català
English
inglés
anglès
Native English
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