Miembro desde Dec '06

Idiomas de trabajo:
portugués a inglés
inglés a portugués
ruso a inglés
español a inglés

Ben Kohn - Quesco Brasil
Client-oriented chartered linguist

Sheffield, England, Reino Unido

Idioma materno: inglés Native in inglés
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13 positive reviews
Preferencia del traductor
para volver a trabajar (LWA)

Past 5 years
(12 entries)
Last 12 months
(1 entries)
Total: 18 entries
What Ben Kohn is working on
Mar 13, 2020 (posted via ProZ.com):  Just finished Coronavirus guidance documents for Brazil ...more, + 1 other entry »
Total word count: 0

Mensaje del usuario
Dedicated and reliable translator, interpreter and PM
Tipo de cuenta Profesional autónomo agencia/empresa, Identity Verified Miembro con identidad verificada
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Servicios Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Software localization, Transcription, Project management, Transcreation
Se especializa en
Derecho: contrato(s)Mecánica / Ing. mecánica
Arte, artes manuales, pinturaDeportes / Ejercitación / Recreo
Medioambiente y ecologíaMedicina: Salud
Cine, películas, TV, teatroFinanzas (general)
Negocios / Comercio (general)Ciencias sociales, sociología, ética, etc.

Actividad en KudoZ (PRO) Puntos de nivel PRO 308, Preguntas respondidas: 172, Preguntas formuladas: 74
Historial de proyectos 27 proyectos mencionados    16 comentarios positivos de clientes

Payment methods accepted Transferencia electrónica, Giro
Year established 2003
Currencies accepted Brazilian reais (brl), Euro (eur), Pounds sterling (gbp), U. S. dollars (usd)
Muestrario Muestras de traducción: 1
Glosarios Ben's Oil, Gas & Offshore Glossary, Ben's Port>Eng Glossary
This company Offers job opportunities for freelancers
Formación en el ámbito de la traducción Bachelor's degree - University of Leeds (UK)
Experiencia Años de experiencia: 21 Registrado en ProZ.com: Aug 2006 Miembro desde Dec 2006
Credenciales portugués a inglés (Associação Brasileira de Tradutores, verified)
portugués a inglés (Sindicato Nacional dos Tradutores)
portugués a inglés (Chartered Institute of Linguists)
inglés a portugués (Chartered Institute of Linguists)
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, ABBY Fine Reader, Filemaker Pro, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Wordfast
URL de su página web http://www.quesco.co.uk
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Prácticas profesionales Quesco Brasil apoya ProZ.com's Directrices profesionales.

I am a certified Portuguese<>English translator and interpreter with over 20 years' experience, and also translate from Russian and Spanish into English. A passionate linguist, I am skilled and experienced in both written translation and interpreting, as well as audiovisual translation/transcription and proofreading. I pride myself on delivering a high quality service in a timely fashion and with a friendly attitude, guaranteeing fluent, faithful translations and proactive solutions for all my customers' needs.

I was born and raised in the UK, but moved to Brazil after graduating in Portuguese, and speak and write Brazilian Portuguese as if native. Over the years I have specialised in legal and technical translation, but am also well-versed in several other fields including sports and television, oil & gas, logistics, health care, art and cinema.

I am a Chartered Linguist (Translator) and Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists, and also accredited as a professional translator (Portuguese to English) by ABRATES (Brazilian Translators' Association) and an approved member of SINTRA (Brazilian Translators' Union - associated to FIT).

In 2004 I opened my own translation company, Quesco Brasil, which has Brazilian and UK offices. I provide services to all kinds of clients, from high profile multinational companies to law offices, translation agencies and individuals who need an academic text or CV translated. My company also maintains a network of translators to provide services for various other languages, including all European languages as well as Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Hindi and Arabic.

In addition to traditional language services I have also provided extensive local support and TV fixer services in Brazil and Russia, including work as the main local support contractor at the 2013 Confederations Cup and 2014 FIFA World Cup (in Brazil) as well as the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, where a Quesco Brasil team of 60 fixers, runners and drivers successfully supported the operations of three major broadcasters: BBC Sport, Channel Four (UK) and Channel Seven (Australia). I was also the Russian translator-fixer for the BBC's lead commentary team at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

For more detailed information on projects and experiences please don't hesitate to contact me.

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Este miembro obtuvo puntos KudoZ al ayudar a otros traductores a traducir términos de nivel PRO. Haga clic en total(es) de puntos para ver los términos traducidos.

Total de ptos. obtenidos: 328
Puntos de nivel PRO: 308

Idiomas con más puntos (PRO)
inglés a portugués180
portugués a inglés128
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Campos específicos con más puntos (PRO)
Publicidad / Relaciones públicas20
Poesía y literatura20
General / Conversación / Saludos / Cartas16
Medicina: Cardiología16
Mecánica / Ing. mecánica12
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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects27
With client feedback16
100% positive (16 entries)

Job type
Language pairs
portugués a inglés16
inglés a portugués11
Specialty fields
Ciencia/ Ing. del petróleo9
Cine, películas, TV, teatro5
Mecánica / Ing. mecánica5
Arte, artes manuales, pintura3
Transporte / Fletes2
Derecho: contrato(s)2
Química, Ciencias/Ing. quím.2
Negocios / Comercio (general)2
Finanzas (general)2
Energía / Producción energética2
Medicina: Instrumentos1
Gobierno / Política1
Electrónica / Ing. elect.1
Derecho: (general)1
Medicina: Salud1
Mercadeo / Estudios de mercado1
Poesía y literatura1
Medioambiente y ecología1
Other fields
Palabras clave: Translation, translations, transcriptions, Portuguese translator, Portuguese interpreter, portuguese translation, interpreter in Brazil, Russian, technical translations, legal translations, sworn translations, Oil & gas translations, turbomachinery, business, law, sports, television, cinema, accredited by ABRATES, project management, logistics, major events

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