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Kris U | Elance
 
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Kris U

Language and Research
   Germany
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Overview

German Chamber of Industry and Commerce certified translator (English/German) with over 15 years of translating and interpreting experience and a background in research, sales and customer service.

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Nov 25, 2011|Translation|Private|Completed
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Oct 28, 2010|Translation|Private|Completed
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My research was used in the January 2010 issue of Mother Jones
http://motherjones.com/politics/2010/01/real-size-bailout-treasury-fed
Researched and analyzed key banking statistics and proofread and edited a 26 page...
http://demos.org/publication.cfm?currentpublicationID=338E9E95-3FF4-6C82-5F6675465EEDD0F2
Researched, verified, analyzed and visualized the "real" size of the American...
http://nomiprins.squarespace.com/storage/bailouttallyoct2010.pdf

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English To German Translation Skills Test
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Service Description

Creative and out-of-the-box thinker will not only translate your content but localize it to ensure fluidity and vibrancy of your source texts; assist you on national as well as international research projects with an acute attention to details; enrich or lead your sales team with a strong can-do attitude; win your clients over with a charming but persistent demeanor and/or provide your customers with excellent tri-lingual customer service.

My professional experience entails:

* Translation and localization of over 400,000 words (websites, press releases, marketing material, manuscripts, business correspondence)

* More than 500 hours of interpreting from and to German and English (business meetings, recordings and interviews for radio and television shows)

* Leading and managing an international sales team of Account Managers handling a customer base of over 3,000 customers and annual recurring revenue in excess of $50 million USD

* Providing customer service to one of Germany's biggest mail order companies

* Journalistic research and fact-checking of several manuscripts (fiction and non-fiction), over 5 dozen published high profile articles and a financial policy paper

* Market and legal research for small businesses

* Salesforce CRM administration and customization (SFDC)

* Establishing workflows and processes

* Deal origination (M&A) in the technology/software space



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