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Username: silkec

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Location: Bracknell, United Kingdom

Member since: December 2010



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  • $50.00 USD
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    Mar 14, 2014

    After a first draft we discussed the project and already the next morning I received an excellent article! Recommended!

    Project Description:Hello, I am setting up a fashion ecommerce site and I am searching native German speaker. I speak German at a B1 level myself. Project: 1. Proofread a document of approximately 450 words. 2. Write a blog post:How to take care of your leather bag – 430-500 words...
  • $200.00 USD
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    Feb 25, 2014

    Silke, you're the best! Be sure that we'll do business again soon! 3rd project with her and everything is always professional and smooth! Great communication and extremely reliable :)

    Project Description:Dear Freelancers, The following job requires a natural, native German speaker. The articles are about cleaning, home care, and maintenance of overall cleanliness. We're looking for a candidate with exceptional German and English language skills to be able to translate this content fluidly...
  • $180.00 USD
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    Oct 11, 2013

    Silke, we'd be hopeless without you! Well done and we'll keep in touch :) You're the best!

    Project Description:Dear Freelancers, I'm looking to have the content of this folder rewritten in the best German possible. We'll be testing to make sure that there's quality. We only accept native German speakers, all other bidders will not be considered...
  • $150.00 USD
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    May 27, 2013

    Silke is a terrific wordsmith, her writing talent is unprecedented and her diligence to language is so clear. Her professionalism is outstanding and we are honoured to work with her again in the future.

    Project Description:Dear Freelancers, I thank you for taking the time to review this freelancing job posting. We want to translate this contract from German to English (British). We are looking for individuals either native in German or English with a high capacity for translation and the written word...
  • €30.00 EUR
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    Mar 3, 2013

    Done a great job very fast and very precise, thanks for your work, would defiantly hire again.<br/>

    Project Description:Hi there, i am looking for human (not machine) to read through my website in Spanish, French and German and to check the content makes good sense in the three languages. And to submit by email any corrections...
  • $100.00 USD
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    Feb 6, 2013

    Very quick and professional. Thanks a lot!

    Project Description:I need a list of the 500 most used English verbs in all it&#039;s conjugations (present, future and different past forms), together with the proper German translation. It should have this form: know - wissen,...
  • €262.50 EUR
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    Mar 30, 2012

    Very good translater. On time delivery and good and quick follow up on questions. Will work with her again for sure.

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  • $160.00 USD
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    Feb 7, 2012

    all ok , good work , on time,

    Project Description:We are looking for a competent English translator for German products. All products of this page ( should be translated from German to English.
  • €50.00 EUR
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    Jan 5, 2012

    Highly recommended. Very efficent and good work quality.

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  • $30.00 USD
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    Jan 3, 2012

    Great work - understood my requirement EXACTLY - will use again

    Project Description:I have a site under development – I require translations in the following languages. Portuguese Italian German My preference will be towards freelancers who speak a language as their Native Language – I will review your profile and feedback from past jobs...
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  • $170 USD Jan 19, 2014

    I have 20, 8 to 10 min. audio files which need to be transcribed into MS Word doc.

  • $16 USD/hr Oct 7, 2013

    Check PMB.....Thank&quot;s alot!Check PMB.....Thank&quot;s alot!Check PMB.....Thank&quot;s alot!Check PMB.....Thank&quot;s alot!Check PMB.....Thank&quot;s alot!

  • $80 USD Dec 10, 2012

    Looking for a translation to translate from English to Germany. Looking for people with experience in the Financial sector.

  • $60 USD Sep 30, 2012

    HiI need some documents to be translated from english into german languageFor a long profesional relationship,I am looking for contractors who provide the best quality respecting the deadline with interesting rateThanks

  • [Sealed] Nov 6, 2011

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  • [Sealed] Feb 26, 2011

    Looking for a marketing assistant who can do ongoing projects such as:* thoroughly research topics such as, vendors, industries, products, markets, etc.* write business plans, marketing collateral, articles and blog posts* manage and grow social media accounts, primarily LinkedIn and Twitter* maintain/manage online CRM database* create graphics (optional)* manage website updates (optional)This individual must have extensive marketing experience and excellent English writing skills. Please do not apply if that is not the case.

  • £1500 GBP Feb 20, 2011

    We need someone to send out 5-10 letters per day to our customers, receive letter responses and send in bulk to us. Answer few phone calls per week with simple questions. Pays well! Please bid your hourly rate PER 10 hours!

  • $150 USD Dec 17, 2010

    We have built a website in german language and we need someone to edit the text/ paragraphs. This is because as a group of amateurs and new learners we know that there can be a lot of mistakes we are unaware of.If you are fluent in german we require you to edit all the pages and correct them of the website .You may also refer to , this is our original website(in english) which was translated.

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Joseph-DuMont-Berufskolleg Köln-Bilderstöckchen



State University of New York at New Paltz


1. Exam

Freie Universität Berlin


Veterinary Practitioner and Homoeopath




Chamber of Industry and Commerce, Cologne

Official certification as marketing specialist.


Jsoef-Du-Mont Business College

Marketing Degree<br />Results in detail:<br />German: excellent; Political Science: excellent; Accountancy: excellent; Data Processing: good; General Economics: good<br />

International Communication Degree

SUNY New York

Results in detail:<br />English for International Business Communication: excellent; Marketing: excellent

Veterinary Practitioner

BTB Germany