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Howard B. | Elance
 
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Howard B.

Experienced and expert translator
   Jamaica
  |   Montego Bay, Saint James
  |  4:59 pm Local Time

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I am a freelance translator specializing in the two way translation of documents in both Spanish and French. I hold a degree in modern languages where I minored in translation. My writing skills were meticulously developed in the writing of business letters and literary pros, My speaking skills were developed while living in France, the Dominican Republic and Cuba at different periods in my life after leaving University. Since that time I have worked with the international seabed authority and volunteer with the UN online volunteer...

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Translated a UN document for global distribution
Translated this document from original language to target language in English
Original french document to be translated
Translated French document to target language in English

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Spanish To English Translation Skills Test
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English To French Translation Skills Test
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Modern, academic translation of documents into English from Spanish or French. No use of computer generated translations, guaranteed results with real world accuracy.



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Employment

UN ONLINE VOLUNTEER PROGRAM
FREELANCE TRANSLATOR
2010 - Present
ENGLISH TO SPANISH, ENGLISH TO FRENCH DOCUMENT TRANSLATION FOR MEDIA RELEASES, ARTICLES, NEWSLETTERS ON TOPICAL UN RELATED ISSUES.
Jamaica Conference Centre
French liaison officer
1998 - 1998
Worked with varying groups coordinating special projects and acting as translator
LYCEE VAUCANSON
ENGLISH TEACHER ASSISTANT
1997 - 1998
ASSISTED FRENCH TEACHERS OF ENGLISH AT THE "BAC" LEVEL IN FRANCE.

Education

Florida International University
Masters inHospitlaity Management
2007 - 2009
UNIVERSITY OF THE WEST INDIES
BACHELORS DEGREE IN MODERN LANGUAGES
1993 - 1997
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Translation
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French
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Spanish to English
French to English
English to Spanish
English to French
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