Working languages:
English to Urdu
English to Hindi
Hindi to English

Yakoob Sayed
One source for all South Asian languages

Local time: 15:07 EST (GMT-5)

Native in: Hindi Native in Hindi
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What Yakoob Sayed is working on
Jun 6, 2017 (posted via Translators without Borders):  I finished an ENG to HIN project, Medical, 6965 words for Translators without Borders I used Matecat. Psychosocial issues in palliative care ...more, + 3 other entries »
Total word count: 19561

Account type Freelancer and outsourcer
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, MT post-editing, Transcription, Training, Desktop publishing, Project management, Copywriting
Specializes in:
Advertising / Public RelationsCinema, Film, TV, Drama
Investment / SecuritiesJournalism
Internet, e-CommerceMarketing / Market Research
Media / MultimediaBusiness/Commerce (general)
Computers (general)

Volunteer translations

Volunteer professional humanitarian translation services-

Translators without Borders

Words translated: 42,562

English to Urdu - Rates: 0.10 - 0.20 USD per word / 30 - 40 USD per hour
English to Hindi - Rates: 0.05 - 0.10 USD per word / 25 - 30 USD per hour
Hindi to English - Rates: 0.05 - 0.10 USD per word
Urdu to English - Rates: 0.05 - 0.10 USD per word
Panjabi to English - Rates: 0.20 - 0.30 USD per word

Company size 4-9 employees
Year established 1999
Currencies accepted U. S. dollars (usd)
Experience Years of translation experience: 38. Registered at Aug 2003. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, CafeTran Espresso, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Urdu Inpage, Powerpoint, QuarkXPress, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Enabling clients develop and implement strategies to harvest niche ethnic markets.
Creating original communications & copywriting in Hindi and Urdu based on client objectives.
Dubbing & transcreating TV & Radio commercials.
Localizing web content.
Creative writing for film & TV.
DTP & graphic designing in multiple languages.

Three decades of experience localizing advertising campaigns and marketing programs in India, North America and the Middle East.

Creative & Account Management positions held in multinational advertising agencies - Lowe (Lintas), LLT Advertising, Fortune Advertising, Tihama, Clarion DMB&B.

Created local advertising for South Asian audiences for Bell Canada, Levers, P&G, Johnson & Johnson, HSBC, Western Union, Canadian Tire, TELUS Mobility, Federal Auction Service, the Ontario Liberal Party... and more.

Worked on leading brands in diverse product categories - Durables, Consumables, Packaged Goods, Pharmaceutical, Automotive, Jewellery, Telecommunications, Banking, Insurance, Retail, Technical, Computers, IT
Keywords: advertising, copywriting, localization, marketing, radio, television, broadcasting, translation, dubbing, voiceover, recording, producing, production, commercial, film, script, hindi, urdu, panjabi

Profile last updated
Jun 11

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