Roberto Guerra

Freelance Spanish Translator & Editor

Location:Hollywood, Florida, United States
2 Skills
Hollywood, FL 33021 • 954-744-6843 •


• Enthusiastic bilingual and bi-cultural U.S Armed Forces veteran with a Bachelor´s Degree in Communications and Journalism pursuing a unique opportunity to utilize interpretation and translation abilities in a professional environment.

• Excellent communication skills coupled with bilingual skills. Adept at reading, writing and speaking in the English and Spanish languages at the college education level with native speaker fluency and accent in both tongues.

• Highly skillful in the area of translation and interpretation with extensive experience in this field. Well organized with proven ability to multitask in demanding work environments. Familiarity with Trados and other translation software.


Freelance Translator, South Florida 5/2013- Present
• Translation of a diverse array of documents and material (English/Spanish).
• Translation of critical documents for MIOA (Market Information Organization of the Americas).
• Translation of the novel We Survived…At last I speak, from English into Spanish.

Access Medical Solutions, Weston, FL 8/2011- 05/2013
International Sales Coordinator
• Establish and maintain long term business relationships with clients in Latin America.
• Create effective publicity materials conveying them in Spanish and English.
• Proofread written material in English and Spanish.

The Edge English Language Exchange, Bogotá, Colombia 9/2010-5/2011 Translator/English Teacher
• Translated official company documents from Spanish to English and vice versa.
• Instructed one on one conversational and written Business English to top Executives of major international
Corporations in Colombia, clients included General Motors and Nokia.

University de la Sabana, Bogotá, Colombia 1/2005 – 11/2010
Translator/Interpreter for the IX World Media Economics and Management Conference
• Translation of University documents from Spanish into English.
• Verbal interpretation (from English to Spanish and vice versa) for foreign conference attendants.
• Produced articles for event website, local newspaper and social networks in Spanish and English.

Cyntrist Diabetes Care 5/2006- 10/2009
• Translation of patient handbooks from English to Spanish.

University de la Sabana, Bogotá, Colombia 1/2005 – 11/2010
Journalist, Reporter, Freelance English Tutor
• Produced articles for En Directo newspaper.
• Conducted freelance English tutoring for college students taking English courses.

United States Air Force, Wright Patterson Medical Center, WPAFB, Dayton, Ohio 10/2000 – 10/2004
Medical Technician/Translator/Interpreter
• Interpreted from English to Spanish and vice versa for Latin American military personnel.


University de la Sabana, Bogotá, Colombia
B.A. Degree: Social Communications and Journalism, November 2010
• Major subjects included: Production (Newspaper, Television, Radio), Spanish Grammar, Media Relations, International Relations, Business Communications, Creative Writing, Public Speaking, Website Production, Advertising and Publicity, Consumer Psychology, among others.

• Course in Creativity and Audiovisual Writing.


• Author of four published novels, three in English and one in Spanish.
Skills (2) Rating
Spanish Translation