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Working languages:
English to Portuguese
French to Portuguese
German to Portuguese
Spanish to Portuguese

Ana Vozone
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Local time: 14:46 WEST (GMT+1)

Native in: Portuguese (Variant: European/Portugal) Native in Portuguese
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Nov 27, 2016:  Just finished 7,000 words, manual on Employee Performance Assessment ...more, + 8 other entries »
User message
On the same page with my clients: responsive, reliable, quick to deliver, truly your business partner!
Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Software localization, Subtitling
Expertise
Specializes in:
Advertising / Public RelationsMarketing / Market Research
ManagementInternet, e-Commerce
International Org/Dev/CoopGovernment / Politics
General / Conversation / Greetings / LettersFinance (general)
Business/Commerce (general)Retail

Rates
English to Portuguese - Rates: 0.08 - 0.10 EUR per word / 40 - 40 EUR per hour
French to Portuguese - Rates: 0.09 - 0.11 EUR per word / 40 - 40 EUR per hour
German to Portuguese - Rates: 0.11 - 0.13 EUR per word / 45 - 45 EUR per hour
Spanish to Portuguese - Rates: 0.10 - 0.12 EUR per word / 42 - 42 EUR per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 3697, Questions answered: 2804, Questions asked: 45
Translation education Other - ISLA - Instituto Superior de Línguas e Administração (1973)
Experience Years of translation experience: 38. Registered at ProZ.com: Mar 2008. Became a member: Jun 2010.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Portuguese (Institute of Translation and Interpreting, verified)
German to Portuguese (Instituto Superior de Linguas e Administração )
Memberships ITI
Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Wordbee, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordbee, XTM
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Training sessions attended How to Become a Successful Financial Translator? [download]
Terminologia de petróleo e gás: noções básicas [download]
Translation for environmental organizations. [download]
Shirts, shorts and shoes: fashion translation at a glance [download]
Asset Management and Investment Funds: The highest-paying field of Financial Translation [download]
Professional practices Ana Vozone endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
About me
Translator and proofreader/editor freelancing since 1979 from my native Portugal.
Localisation.
Subtitling.
Audio recordings.

CONTACTS

Email: anavozone@gmail.com
Skype: anavozone

QUALIFICATIONS

• Specialized Translator Course (BA) – ISLA – Instituto Superior de Línguas e Administração – Class of ’73 – English and German - Lisboa, Portugal
• Certificate of Proficiency in English (with Honors – May 1975)

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

• Qualified Member of ITI – Institute of Translation and Interpretation (UK) since 2008
• Associate Member of ATA (USA)
• Proz.com

LANGUAGE VARIANTS

• European Portuguese.
• Also Portuguese spoken in Angola, Mozambique, Guinea Bissau, Cape Verde, São Tomé e Príncipe (PALOP countries), and East Timor


AREAS OF EXPERTISE Government & Politics, European Union Bodies

(Over 5 million words /15,000 pages translated for EU Bodies alone) since 1990:

Cooperation and development, finance projects, competition/state aids, culture, employment, social affairs, education, training, vocational training, youth, health and consumer protection. European Commission programmes and websites, European Parliament legislation documents. Also technical assistance, emergency assistance, social security.

Current freelance contract with the European Central Bank (ECB).

International Organizations

OECD, Eurobarometer/Flash, WHO (malaria)

Corporate

Marketing and Advertising (25 years with leading multinational advertising agency McCann-Erickson), many other communications and advertising agencies in Portugal and abroad. Creative copy, legal (contracts), business reporting, in the above areas.

Employee and customer satisfaction surveys.

Press releases, e-letters, corporate communication, corporate magazines, sales leaflets, corporate brochures.

Courier services.

Lotteries.

Codes of Conduct. Anti-Corruption. Compliance. CSR - Corporate Social Responsibility. Corporate Environmental Policy.

Employee manuals. Travel policies.

Oil and Gas industry – Contracts, recruitment, injury reports, training, health and safety at work.

Packaging (aluminum, plastic, paper, fresh and frozen, liquid and solid)

Fire alarm systems

Food industry: food labels, recipes

Automotive coatings (Sikkens - AKZO)

Hotel industry/hospitality/catering

Recruitment

Fashion: clothing, shoes, accessories

Finance

Investment Funds – Annual reports, prospectuses

Listed companies - Investor relations, corporate governance, corporate responsibility, compliance.

Banking

Credit cards (Visa)

NGO’s

Human Rights, Children’s Rights, Women in Development, HIV/AIDS, Housing, Refugees – Working directly and via agencies with Amnesty International, Save The Children, Jesuit Refugee Service. Fragile Countries

Pro bono work for AJAN - African Jesuit AIDS Network - www.ajanweb.org and JRS, Jesuit Refugee Service.

OTHER AREAS / SKILLS

Press searches (for instance, "bad press" searches on companies and individuals).

Linguistic evaluations, such as brand and product names

Cultural consultancy

Fitness
Archaelogy
Wild life
Quizzes
Household appliances - catalogues
Apps

CV’s and Certificates
Educational DVD’s
Children's books

Sports: Sailing, Football, Tennis


SOFTWARE

• MS Office 2010
• Trados 2007 / Studio 2011 / Studio 2015
• Wordbee
• AbbyFineReader

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Total pts earned: 3798
PRO-level pts: 3697


Top languages (PRO)
English to Portuguese1758
Portuguese to English780
Spanish to English457
French to English199
English to French161
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Top general fields (PRO)
Other1117
Bus/Financial834
Tech/Engineering503
Law/Patents375
Marketing297
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Finance (general)361
Business/Commerce (general)262
Law (general)242
Marketing / Market Research195
Law: Contract(s)182
Other117
Education / Pedagogy101
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Profile last updated
Mar 23