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Paulo L. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 11, 2013

Paulo L.

English/Portuguese Translator and Consultant
   United States
  |   Orlando, FL

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

Over the last 11 years, I have developed a wide range of language and communication related skills, and invested my time on studying English, Portuguese and Translation.

I'm seeking opportunities to work with employers who need translation, editing or proofreading, as well as writing projects. I'm used to doing field research and am always up for challenging projects.

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Portfolio

Translation of press release for the Brazilian gospel band Trazendo a Arca.
Translation of a short article for the website Windows of the Heart. Original text in...
Translation of the file Allianz Gift Policy, for Companhia de Idiomas and Allianz.
Version into English of a Brazilian resume. Real names omitted.
Translation to Portuguese of the corporative text "Calibration Process", for...
Press release and individual resumes in Portuguese for the Brazilian band Bourbons, in...
Version to English, from Portuguese, of the text BB General Policies, for Brazilian...
Translation to Portuguese of the Singularity University Business Program Hard Copy Manual.
Translation to Portuguese of a manual on Health & Safety Operation Standards, for a...
Translation to Portuguese of a manual on Environmental Operation Standards, for a...
Projeto elaborado para captacao de recursos e viabilizacao do cd musical "Estrela...

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English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Translation English Brazilian Portuguese
English To Brazilian Portuguese Translation Skills Test
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Service Description

My experience includes translating different types of text, from Portuguese to English and from English to Portuguese; writing articles for magazines and websites; proofreading and editing text in both languages; working as a language consultant; performing proficiency tests -interviewing future prospects for recruitment processes of multinational companies; copywriting; etc.

I also have a 20-year experience in Music, in different segments including performing, recording and producing. I attended Music college for 2 years, studying Music Theory, Vocal Practice and Singing.


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Employment

First Baptist Church of Orlando
Translator / Interpreter / Independent Contributor
2010 - Present
First Baptist Church of Orlando is one the largest churches in Florida, with an average Sunday attendance of 3,800 people, more than one hundred full-time employees, and a huge infrastructure that...
BrazilUsa Magazine
Article Writer / Reporter
2010 - Present
BrazilUsa Magazine is a magazine written and published for the Brazilian community in the Orlando (FL) area, with articles about culture, language, social events, leisure, etc....
Companhia de Idiomas
Teacher, Translator & Consultant
2007 - Present
Companhia de Idiomas - is a Brazilian language company that operates in different communication market segments - such as in business English teaching with personalized programs; translations and...
CELLEP - English School
English Teacher
2008 - 2009
CELLEP has been one of the most important Brazilian English schools for speakers of other languages (ESOL), for more than 40 years in the market. http://br.cellep.com/ I worked as a full-time...

Education

UNESP (University of the State of Sao Paulo - Braz
Masters Degree in Literary Theory
2000 - 2004
UNESP (University of the State of Sao Paulo - Braz
Licentiateship in Languages & Literature
1996 - 1999
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English
translation
proofreading
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