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

Rafael Mantovani
Communication above all

Germany
Local time: 17:52 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Portuguese (Variant: Brazilian) Native in Portuguese
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Feb 19 (posted via ProZ.com):  DE - PTBR Whole website translation for major German hotel chain, ca. 25k words. ...more, + 3 other entries »
Total word count: 38800

Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Transcription, Copywriting
Expertise
Specializes in:
Business/Commerce (general)Marketing / Market Research
Advertising / Public RelationsEngineering (general)
Automotive / Cars & TrucksMedical: Health Care
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.Media / Multimedia
Cinema, Film, TV, DramaPoetry & Literature

Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 153, Questions answered: 103, Questions asked: 476
Payment methods accepted PayPal, Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Translation education Graduate diploma - Linguistics - Universidade de São Paulo (FFLCH)
Experience Years of translation experience: 20. Registered at ProZ.com: Aug 2001. Became a member: Feb 2015.
Credentials English (University of Cambridge, verified)
German (TestDaF Institut, verified)
Portuguese (Universidade de São Paulo, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Across, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, STAR Transit
Professional practices Rafael Mantovani endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
Bio
Working since 1998 as a freelance translator specialized in Marketing, Communication, Humanities, Health Care, Vehicles and Industrial Engineering.

18 years of experience working directly or indirectly for clients such as Ford, Volkswagen, BMW, Porsche, Lufthansa, Motorola, Telefonica, Procter & Gamble, Pfizer, AbbVie, Campari, Starbucks, BorgWarner, Hettich, Liebherr, Zimmermann, Sarstedt, Zeiss, Samedi, Leuze, Voith, Lanxess among many others.
Worked for LARC Pesquisa de Marketing in São Paulo as a Translator Supervisor. Many years of experience reviewing and editing documents by other translators.

Currently part of the WordReference team that is building an extensive English - Portuguese dictionary.

More than fifty books (fiction and non-fiction) translated into Portuguese for major Brazilian publishers such as Companhia das Letras, Objetiva, Globo, Saraiva, Moderna, Cobogó, Rocco, Record, Instituto Moreira Salles.

TYPES OF DOCUMENTS TRANSLATED/TRANSCREATED:
websites, marketing/advertising material; newsletters and press releases; company catalogues, portfolios and presentations; questionnaires and screeners for market research; subtitles for media; academic papers; artists' portfolios; texts for exhibitions and art shows; menus and product lists; instruction manuals; and more.

Currently living and working in Berlin.

native Brazilian Portuguese --- fluent English, German and Spanish

CERTIFICATES:
Linguistics graduate --- USP (University of São Paulo)
Cambridge CPE - Certificate of Proficiency in English - grade "A" pass
TestDaF - Deutsch als Fremdsprache - 5/5/4/5

LINKS TO A FEW BOOK TRANSLATIONS:
At Night We Walk in Circles, by Daniel Alarcón / The Namesake, by Jhumpa Lahiri / The Power of Habit, by Charles Duhigg / The Origins of Sex, by Faramerz Dabhoiwalla / Stern Men, by Elizabeth Gilbert
Keywords: humanities, literature, fiction, non-fiction, marketing, market research, marketing research, telecom, surveys, polls, screeners, verbatim, demographics, websites, academic, social, anthropology, philosophy, advertising, business, commercial, editorial, arts, poetry, editorial, publishing, publishers, educational, children's literature, sociology, history, museums, healthcare, wellness, therapies, pharmaceuticals, nutrition, food, menus, recipes, vehicles, automotive, campaigns, articles, papers, conferences, abstracts, summaries, subtitles, catalogues, factsheets, portfolios, transcripts, research, localization, translator, Brazilian, Portuguese, English, German, Spanish, Geisteswissenschaften, Literatur, Geschichte, Marktforschung, Werbung, Gesundheit, Medizin, Pressemitteilungen, Kataloge, Übersetzung, Untertitel, Portugiesisch, Fahrzeuge, KFZ, Maschinenbau




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