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Flag of Portugal Evora, Portugal
Member since January, 2012
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Vítor Cortes 

I have a PhD in Languages, Literature and Cultures as well as 12 years of experience in Translation, Proofreading, Editing, Website Localization and Copywriting. I give my greatest enthusiasm, accuracy and liability in each work as well as focus for detail is a priority. Language Pairs: English > Portuguese (European) Spanish > Portuguese (European) Portuguese (European and Brazilian) > English All my services are provided within the Regulation BS EN-15038 European Quality Standard.
$25 USD/hr
26 Reviews
5.3
  • 84%Jobs Completed
  • 100%On Budget
  • 94%On Time
  • 23%Repeat Hire Rate

Recent Reviews

  • image of LoggerH Translate App Description $17.00 USD

    “I am so happy that I came across Vitor. He is a very reliable translator who is very.. very cooperative, very conscientious and extremely sensitive to his client's needs and deadline. I am very happy with Pablo, and won't use anyone else in Portuguese.”

    LoggerH Flag of Thailand 2 years ago.
    • Translation
    • Hire me
  • image of georgyros English Manual translation to Portuguese - repost $166.00 USD

    “I would personally recommend this freelancer as it was a good experience to work with him , he did great work, worked hard to meet the time frame and ended the translation before that. He updated me on his progress and the communication with him was great. Overall great freelancer experience. will hire again for translation jobs.”

    georgyros Flag of Israel 2 years ago.
    • Translation
  • image of kickstartsearch Portuguese Blog Post - June $30.00 USD

    “It was great working with him! He followed instructions very well and delivered earlier than expected.”

    kickstartsearch Flag of United States 2 years ago.
    • Translation
    • Blog
    • Technical Writing
    • Articles
    • Academic Writing
  • image of josetesaluda Short Essay Proofread Apr 15 2013 21:58:34 £30.00 GBP

    “Really great to work with, excellent communication and result!”

    josetesaluda Flag of United Kingdom 2 years ago.
    • Editing
    • Hire me
    • Portuguese
  • image of LoggerH Translate description of mobile application. $10.00 USD

    “He does an excellent job. Start working with him and yourself immediately see this.”

    LoggerH Flag of Thailand 2 years ago.
    • Translation
    • Spanish
    • Dutch
    • Portuguese
    • Turkish
  • image of northernlinks English to Portuguese (Eurpean) translation - 550 words $54.00 USD

    “Quality service, good communication and prompt delivery... what else can you ask for! I recommend Cheia without reservation.”

    northernlinks Flag of Canada 2 years ago.
    • Translation

Experience

Translator/Linguist

Apr 2012

Translation of books and/or e-books from Portuguese (European and/or Brazilian) and Spanish to English.

Translator in Translation Department

Jan 1998 - Oct 2008 (10 years)

Translation of all sort of documents, from English, German, Spanish and Italian into Portuguese and vice versa.

Education

Languages, Literature and Cultures

2008 - 2011 (3 years)

Certifications

Language and Society 5 (Mastery) (2011)

LSE Language Center

The course aim: improve language skills across a range of speaking, reading, listening and writing activities throughout study in increasingly greater detail aspects of society, politics, economics and media, as well as encouraged to develop both linguistic and research skills.

Professional Credential Translator (2012)

LEXIS

Best professional in providing language services.

Publications

Critical Recension of "A Modernidade Superada Arquitectura, Arte e Pensamento do Século XX"

Review of the book "A Modernidade Superada Arquitectura, Arte e Pensamento do Século XX" by Josep Maria Montaner associated with contemporary architecture and the non-places (Augé Marc theory). A modernity, always contradictory and predatory, which can only renew its validity if abandones the dogmas and ethnocentric schemes, and accepts the diversity and quality of both, fragmentary and local experiences.

Badges

  • Speedy Hire

    Award 15 projects within 24 hours of posting
  • Simply the Best

    Complete 5 or more projects, with a 95% completion rate.
  • Backup plan!

    Verify a backup payment method
  • The Verified

    Verify your payment method
  • The Regular

    Log in every day for 1 week.
  • Nine-to-Fiver

    Win a project and accept the offer.
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Reporting a user who violates our terms of service
  • Proven Identity

    Complete your Email, Phone and Payment verifications.
  • High Roller

    Complete a project worth over $500USD (or equivalent) on Freelancer.com.
  • Grand Tourer

    Visit all recommended features that Freelancer.com offers
  • Portuguese Pro

    Pass the Portuguese Exam (Level 2)
  • Pro-Profile

    Complete your Profile 100%.
  • Essential Credentials

    Update your account details 100%
  • The Spartan

    Bid on 300 projects.
  • Smooth Operator

    Complete 10 projects on time.
  • Mover and Shaker

    Create 50 Milestones.
  • Insta-Hire

    Use Hire Me to employ a Freelancer.
  • Feedback Guru

    Receive 10 reviews
  • Perfectionist

    Receive 5-star ratings in 90% of your completed projects (minimum 10 projects).
  • The Investor

    Post a featured project.
  • US English Qualified

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 1)
  • The Economist

    Complete 10 projects on budget.
  • The Critic

    Post 10 Reviews.
  • The Trader

    Convert more than $1000USD (or equivalent) to another currency.
  • Quick Pick

    Award your project within 24 hours of posting
  • Know-It-All

    Pass a freelancer orientation exam
  • Portuguese Qualified

    Pass the Portuguese Exam (Level 1)
  • Smart Money

    Create 10 Milestones.
  • Fast Responder

    Bid within 2 minutes of a project being listed.
  • The Enforcer

    Reporting a project or contest that violates our terms of service.
  • The Seeker

    Bid on 20 projects.
  • All Star

    Receive a 5-star rating for a project.
  • The Adventurer

    Complete your first project.
  • The Perfectionist

    Edited a bid.
  • The Giver

    Award your project to a Freelancer.
  • The Prospector

    Post your first project.
  • Mover and Shaker

    Create 50 Milestones.
  • Speedy Hire

    Award 15 projects within 24 hours of posting
  • Simply the Best

    Complete 5 or more projects, with a 95% completion rate.
  • Backup plan!

    Verify a backup payment method
  • High Roller

    Complete a project worth over $500USD (or equivalent) on Freelancer.com.
  • Grand Tourer

    Visit all recommended features that Freelancer.com offers
  • Portuguese Pro

    Pass the Portuguese Exam (Level 2)
  • The Spartan

    Bid on 300 projects.
  • Smooth Operator

    Complete 10 projects on time.
  • Perfectionist

    Receive 5-star ratings in 90% of your completed projects (minimum 10 projects).
  • The Economist

    Complete 10 projects on budget.
  • The Trader

    Convert more than $1000USD (or equivalent) to another currency.
  • Know-It-All

    Pass a freelancer orientation exam
  • Smart Money

    Create 10 Milestones.
  • All Star

    Receive a 5-star rating for a project.
  • The Verified

    Verify your payment method
  • The Regular

    Log in every day for 1 week.
  • Nine-to-Fiver

    Win a project and accept the offer.
  • Neighbourhood Watch

    Reporting a user who violates our terms of service
  • Proven Identity

    Complete your Email, Phone and Payment verifications.
  • Pro-Profile

    Complete your Profile 100%.
  • Essential Credentials

    Update your account details 100%
  • Insta-Hire

    Use Hire Me to employ a Freelancer.
  • Feedback Guru

    Receive 10 reviews
  • The Investor

    Post a featured project.
  • US English Qualified

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 1)
  • The Critic

    Post 10 Reviews.
  • Quick Pick

    Award your project within 24 hours of posting
  • Portuguese Qualified

    Pass the Portuguese Exam (Level 1)
  • Fast Responder

    Bid within 2 minutes of a project being listed.
  • The Enforcer

    Reporting a project or contest that violates our terms of service.
  • The Seeker

    Bid on 20 projects.
  • The Adventurer

    Complete your first project.
  • The Perfectionist

    Edited a bid.
  • The Giver

    Award your project to a Freelancer.
  • The Prospector

    Post your first project.

Exams

  • Freelancer Orientation
    90%
  • Portugese 2
    88%
  • US English Level 1
    88%
  • Spanish 1
    90%

My Top Skills

  • Translation 26
  • Articles 8
  • Academic Writing 7
  • Technical Writing 6
  • Blog 4
  • Proofreading 2
  • Ghostwriting 2
  • Data Entry 1
  • Editing 1
  • Medical Writing 1
  • Research 0
  • Powerpoint 0
  • Report Writing 0
  • Arts & Crafts 0
  • PDF 0
  • eBooks 0
  • Fiction 0
  • Web Search 0
  • Reviews 0
  • Wikipedia 0

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