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Member since Jun '08

Working languages:
English to Spanish
Spanish to English

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Patricia Fierro, M. Sc.
Spanish
Ma.Elena Carrión de Medina
Reliable, high-quality translation!!

Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Local time: 15:27 ECT (GMT-5)

Native in: Spanish Native in Spanish
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"Translation enriches my life!"
Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
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Affiliations Blue Board: GRUPO SCRIBERE
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Transcription, Training, Copywriting
Expertise
Specializes in:
LinguisticsSocial Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
Poetry & LiteratureReligion
Education / PedagogyCertificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs
Medical (general)

Volunteer translations

Volunteer professional humanitarian translation services-

Translators without Borders

Words translated: 7,848
Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 94, Questions answered: 89, Questions asked: 115
Project History 39 projects entered    28 positive feedback from outsourcers

Blue Board entries made by this user  5 entries

Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Glossaries Christianity, Elena´s Personal Glossary
Translation education Bachelor's degree - UTPL (Private Technical University of Loja)
Experience Years of translation experience: 22. Registered at ProZ.com: Jun 2008. Became a member: Jun 2008.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials English to Spanish (Cálamo&Cran, Spain)
Spanish to English (Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja)
Memberships ATA, IAPTI
TeamsKINGDOM: Global Network of Christian Translators and Interpreters
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, AutoCAD, Indesign, MemoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Adobe Audition, Dragon Naturally Speaking 9.5, Libronix, PC Study Bible, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
Forum posts 72 forum posts
Website http://www.gruposcribere.com
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Conference participation Conferences attended
Training sessions attended Attended 23 training sessions

Translation news stories 1 new story

Professional practices Ma.Elena Carrión de Medina endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines.
About me



EDUCATION:
- Bachelor of Arts in Education, with a major in English, from the Private Technical University of Loja, Ecuador
- Certificate in English > Spanish Literary Translation from Cálamo&Cran, Spain
- Several translation courses and webinars attended (some are listed below)


EXPERIENCE:
- Seventeen years of translation experience (12 part time, 5 years full time)
- Twelve years of Spanish and ESL teaching experience


MEMBERSHIPS:
- American Translator's Association. Member No. 264177
- International Association of Professional Translators and Interpreters. Member No. 796
- Certified Proz Network. Affiliation No. 875826


SUBJECT MATTER:
- Biblical and Christianity related material: Sermons, Sunday School teaching materials, Bible Studies, Praise and Worship, Outreach, Evangelism, Missions, Woman/Man´s Ministry, Bible School Curriculum
- Literary projects (novels, theater, poetry, essays)
- ESL, EFL, Spanish teaching
- Certified legal translation of Birth/Marriage certificates, School transcripts, Bank/Financial statements, Diplomas, Certificates, Official documents, Health Care Forms
- User manuals of hardware and home appliances


LANGUAGE PAIR:
English < > Spanish
- Spanish - Native speaker. Born in Loja, Ecuador, South America. Have lived in Ecuador for over 20 years.
- English – US High School exchange student. Have been to the USA both as an student and a visitor. Bachelor of Arts in Education Sciences: specialization in English/EFL Teaching.


RATES:
***TRANSLATION***
Our rates can vary depending on:
- working languages
- degree of complexity and technicity of the text
- size of the project
- delivery format of the source and target text
- deadline
Upon request, rates can also be quoted per target word. For a quote on your project, please contact me through Proz.

***INTERPRETING***
Half day: $
Full day: $
Overtime: $ per hour


PAYMENT METHODS:
Within 30 days from the date of invoice, unless otherwise agreed upon:
- (International) Bank wire transfer
- Western Union


AVERAGE DAILY OUTPUT:
2,000 - 2,500 words
I take urgent projects according to my availability (urgent project fees are applied according to the complexity and urgency of the project).


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
- All of my translation projects are submitted to a strict proofreading process by a second person.
- High quality and professional services
- Ongoing training and specialization
- Competitive rates
- Available from midday to midnight (GMT)
- Available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Ecuador time)

As a professional translator I´m aware of the fact that honesty and meeting deadlines are crucial facts in the translation industry, therefore I keep a clean record of on time delivery with all of my clients.


I'm using SDL Trados Studio 2017!

Proud member of Quality in Translation, a campaign which strives to raise awareness amongst translation buyers of the value of quality translation!





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Total pts earned: 118
PRO-level pts: 94


Top languages (PRO)
English to Spanish70
Spanish to English24
Top general fields (PRO)
Art/Literary36
Other22
Social Sciences8
Medical8
Science8
Pts in 3 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Religion32
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs16
Education / Pedagogy8
Poetry & Literature8
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters6
Other4
Finance (general)4
Pts in 4 more flds >

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects39
With client feedback28
Corroborated28
100% positive (28 entries)
positive28
neutral0
negative0

Job type
Translation31
Editing/proofreading3
Website localization3
Interpreting2
Language pairs
English to Spanish37
2
Spanish to English2
Specialty fields
Religion25
Marketing / Market Research4
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.2
Law: Contract(s)2
Law (general)1
Human Resources1
Linguistics1
Poetry & Literature1
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs1
Other fields
Engineering: Industrial2
Retail2
Construction / Civil Engineering1
IT (Information Technology)1
Petroleum Eng/Sci1
Music1
Other1
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