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English to Portuguese
Portuguese to English

Beatriz Souza
Making the world smaller since 1978

São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Local time: 23:11 BRT (GMT-3)

Native in: Portuguese (Variant: Brazilian) 
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- Experience in Portuguese <> English translation s. 1978.
- 12 years' experience as In-House Diplomatic Translator.
- Certified / Public English<>Portuguese Translator -
Tradutora Juramentada (July 2000).
- Full-time Translator for General Electric Corporate Audit
Staff in 1982 (SADE Engenharia, Sao Paulo).
- Multicultural and multidisciplinary work experience and
- Seasoned researcher, fact-finder, and fact-checker.
- Skilled in independent and team work.
- Glossary building very much appreciated.
- Exposure to environmental issues since the 1992 U.N.
Conference on Environment and Development (Rio Earth
Summit - ECO 92).
- B.S., Business Management, PUC São Paulo (1981).
- Extracurricular courses in Hotel & Restaurant
Management (Convênio SENAC/CEATEL/Cornell University,
São Paulo, and Center for Professional Development,
School of Hotel Administration, Cornell University, USA
(1978/80 & 1982).
- Will travel; may relocate on contract basis;
24∕7 availability; rush jobs accepted.

- Other languages: French, Italian, Spanish.

- CV / résumé and references upon reasonable request.
- boutique.translator at
- Proz member since December/2003;
paid member from January/2011 to December/2014.

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