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Natalie Murphy - Freelance Admin Support & Proofreading
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I am a highly organised and adaptable administrator, PA and secretary, with over 20 years’ experience in both private and public sector in a variety of specialties including legal, clinical, education and project management. I am also qualified as a Holistic Therapist and in Manicure & Pedicure.
Somerset, United Kingdom

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Sarit Baran Tarafdar - Freelance Video Production & Video Editing
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5.0
2 Skills
$18
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Hello! I am an experienced cameraman & Editor with own expertise and a modern post production studio; facility include FULL HD editing suit, FCP as well as Microsoft platform Adobe Premiere pro CS4, capable to edit AVCHD native files. I use Sony HVR-NX5 full HD camcorder(native AVCHD recording). Presently partcipating in "Emarging Film-makers programme" at Howcast Media, USA.I also contributed nearly 500 videos for Demand Studios,USA. Is there any online work opportunity? Please watch my portfolios and 'How To' videos at www.howcast.com/users/sarit VIDEO EDITOR/CAMERAMAN/WEB-FILM PRODUCER: Exceptional, creative video editor and graphic designer with 6+ years worth of experience in editing, directing and producing short films, television and internet advertisements, Event Coverage and documentaries. Other skills include setting up light and operating camera for production shoot. PROFICIENCY: Main Skills: Video Editor with own post production studio facility. Software used FCP as well as Adobe Premiere Pro CS4 on windows platform. Sony sound forge, Photoshop, Sony Vegas,etc. Cepable to edit native AVCHD files. Video photographer with own FULL HD professional Sony NX5 camcorder. Other shooting gear include ProAim dolly, Jib arm crane, Steadycam, advanced lapel & boom microphones, Reflectors and lighting arrangements. Editing Software = Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro CS4 Design = Adobe Photoshop,Adobe Illustrator, Avid Express Pro, Adobe InDesign Motion Graphics = Adobe After Effects OTHER SKILLS: Photographer and Sales Associate. Responsibilities include taking professional quality portraits of children and families, and selling photo packages to customers. Gained skills in frame cropping, photo editing software and sales techniques. Strong in written and spoken English and interpersonal skill. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Freelance filming and editing for customers who ordered personalized professional videos. Worked on many commercials and short films and eventually collaborated on commercials for company CEO Michael Pand. Freelance filming and editing commercials for various offers. Commissioned for several commercials of professional quality. Presently participating on "Emarging Film-makers programme" at Howcast Media, USA.I also contributed nearly 500 videos for Demand Studios,USA. Is there any online work opportunity? Please watch my portfolios and 'How To' videos at www.howcast.com/users/sarit *Responsible for editing television programs that were aired weekly. Oversee all the labeling and filing of the raw footage. *Met with clients before during and after production to assist and visualize the concepts that they are looking for, and helped to give ideas on the finish product. *Notable clients included: Howcast Media, USA. Demand Studios, USA Vegabond Studio, USA Equestrianlife.com,USA Michael Pand Production, Austria Doordarshan India NIPM, India CONTRIBUTION AS A CAMERAMAN: Worked for new media company that focus on producing and delivering high quality entertainment videos across the internet, that were to be stream through the internet. The final products were fine-tuned by the producer of the company. *Created high quality, up to the time, title and lettering graphics, to be used as intro and lower thirds on feature products. *Responsible for checking and maintaining camera equipments before a shoot. Operated camera for interviews. EDUCATION: *Associate Degree of Applied Science in Digital Film and MultiMedia. *Graduate in science (B.Sc.) from the University of Calcutta, West Bengal, India. *Training on Advanced Documentary Film-making from Sender Freies Berlin.Germany. *Certificate on Computer Application from DPS, Delhi,India. • Clubs/Activities: Film Club, TV Production Club, Freelance Video Production and editing. Featured Writer on popular College-Life magazine, Freelance Commercial work. •Awards and Honors: Silver memento from Confederation of Indian Industries, CII for outstanding media coverage. PERSONAL DETAILS: Name: Sarit Baran Tarafdar Religion: Hindu Height: 5'10", Body: Well Built. Weight: 82kg. DOB: 17th day of July 1974. Can read, write & speak in English. Emigration clearance not required. Citizen of India. Hold an Indian driving license for Light & Medium motor vehicles. WEBSITE: http://www.howcast.com/users/sarit http://www.youtube.com/saritbarantarafdar#p/u/2/jRoFq8PbvS8 http://www.videolicca.com/videos/3lrtR3zldjY/how-to-breed-and-train-homing-pigeons---breeding-racing-pigeons Regards, Sarit
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Kris O'cain - Freelance Art & Drawing
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4.0
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$10
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My name is Kristopher OCain. I attend Murphy Highschool in Mobile, Alabama. Singing is my passion, along with acting, modeling, fashion, and drawing. I am unemployed at the moment. I need money to pay for school fees. I am a senior in this year and i can not graduate without my fees being paid. If you read this, help me out please.
United States
Ginger Robinson - Freelance Annual Report Writing & Blog Writing
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Ginger Robinson 4390 El Paso St Beaumont TX 77703 409-347-8863 ginger_robinson@hotmail.com specia24.wordpress.com Qualifications: ? Highly effective writing skills with the ability to multitask while keeping in stringent compliance with deadlines and individual customer goals ? Over fifteen years experience proofreading, editing contracts, newsletters, booklets, and other documents. ? Blogging experience along with editing of those blogs. ? Loyal, honest, driven and committed to a job well done. ? Experience drafting legal documents, affidavits and orders. ? Over fifteen years administrative, clerical, accounting, and legal experience ? Leadership and interpersonal skills: keeping the lines of communication open and operational ? Expertise in writing in a wide range of genres including book reviews, meditaions, children, and inspirational Freelance Clients VIP Magazine MomSense Seed Sasee Guide Magazine Signs of the Times Conceit Magazine Beaumont Enterprise Evangel Celebrate Life Columbia Daily Tribune Truth Magazine Gazebo Gazette Living Atlantic Publishing Vista Dorrance Publishing Centralia Fireside Guard Martha Hills – book editing Accelerated Physical Therapy Bay St. Louis Senior Center Encounter Staff Experience: ? 2000 – present GinGins – freelance writing, brochures, blogging, newsletters, etc. ? 2007 – 2009 – Gerdau Ameristeel – writing and editing of reports, correspondences, contracts, strategic plans, and databases while maintaining professional content. ? 2008 - Atlantic Publishing – writing and editing of book reviews and posting to websites ? 2000 - 2008 - Rob-n-Son’s Landscaping and Carpentry – creation , proofreading and editing of contracts, brochures, flyers, and proposals. ? 1997 – 2000 – Office of Minority Health – construction of contracts, research and creation of weekly newsletter, proofreading, editing, brochures, flyers, reports, etc. ? 2006 – 2008 – Accelerated Physical Therapy – Independent contractor who performed transcription, proofreading and editing of confidential physical therapy health reports in compliance with HIPPAA regulations. ? 2005 – 2007 Waters Mark Apartments – writing, editing, and proofreading of contracts, reports, residential leases for content and approval by management. In addition, editing monthly newsletter for publication in apartment complex. ? 2004 – 2005 Terracon Company – constructing, editing, and proofreading of contracts. Writing proposals and contructing databases in compliance with State of Missouri construction and engineering regulations. ? 2003 – Bay St Louis MS Senior Center – Independent contractor who edited existing contracts, reports and grant applications to be submitted for approval with the State of Mississippi as well as writing, proofreading, and editing new contracts, grant applications, and proposals with the State of Mississippi. ? 2002 – Coastal Rehabilitation – Writing, editing, researching, weekly health newsletter, correspondences, grants, and reports. Also transcription and editing of health reports for numerous therapists in compliance with HIPPAA regulations. ADDITIONAL SKILLS Proficient in a wide array of computers programs including all Word programs, able to set up and utilize databases and spreadsheets. Computer programs include (but not limited to):Windows, Word, Access, PowerPoint, Excel, Lawson, Maximo, MP3, and other programs centralized to specific companies.
Bridge City, Texas, United States
Vince McGinley - Freelance Children's Book Illustration & Illustration
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4.5
2 Skills
$50
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Relevant Skills: -Illustration (traditional/digital), presentations, marketing collateral, product development, print ads, page design, logo design, package design, apparel and post production -Experience with HTML, CSS, PHP and JavaScript -Attention to detail (text and visual), while also considering the big picture -Self-starter and self-motivated -Seeks out opportunities to broaden knowledge and skills -Enjoys conceptual and artistic problem solving -Shrewd fiscal awareness -Strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills -Ability to manage and prioritize projects -Positive attitude and outlook Experience: Re-Think It, Inc. Winter Park, FL 2004-Present (Infant and Toddler Products) Responsibilities: -Original illustrations and design for inhouse brands and licensed products -Managed product development through all stages from concept to finished goods including promotional and marketing -Created all marketing collateral including presentations, brochures, magazine ads,? trade show material, web advertising, postcards and more -Web design including front end design and peripherals (i.e. social media, shopping cart) -Upgrade and manage the quality of the brand -Copywriting for children’s books, advertising, marketing and online -Product and lifestyle photography including digital manipulation and touchup Secondary Responsibilities: -Sales, Consumer Outreach, Customer Service, Product Safety, Product Assembly and Warehouse Pace Products, Inc. Apopka, FL 2003 (Educational Products) Responsibilities: -Original illustrations and package design for children’s educational activities, books, and banking programs K12, Inc. McLean, VA 2000-2003 (Curriculum for K-12 homeschooling and virtual charter schools) Responsibilities: -Created original artwork for print books, activity sheets, online screens, lesson art -Worked with team to develop initial look and feel of K12 printed materials at launch -Quality control and style guide Carter’s Morrow, GA 1999-2000 (Children’s Apparel) Responsibilities: -Original artwork and pattern development for Boy’s Playwear -Prep approved art for printing
Orlando, Florida, United States
Matthew Sanna - Freelance Sculpting & Caricature Art
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I am a 3D clay sculptor and mold maker. I have worked as character and prosthetic designer in the film industry for 8 years. My work is designed and modeled using a wax based clay, which allows me to make a mold of what I have created and casted into the final product. For enquiries please contact me at Info@dragonflyworkshops.co.za
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Oliver McClean - Freelance Graphic Design & Photo Editing
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3.5
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$20
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Career Goal I’m a marketing graduate with a passion for film and video production. I am currently seeking a career in the entertainment industry from directing, editing, cinematography, or graphical design. My ultimate career goal is to be a professional music video director. Education Wharton County College: Associates Degree in General Studies 2009 Columbia College Hollywood: Film Directing 2011 University of Texas at Dallas: Bachelor of Science in Marketing 2013 Proficient Skills ? Photo Editing, Video Editing, Cinematography, Film Production, Graphic Design ? Microsoft Office and Adobe applications (Final Cut Pro, Premier, Camtasia, InDesign, etc.) ? Professional writing and verbal communication skills ? 6 years’ experience in Customer Service ? Extensive training in Sales (National Competitions with UT Dallas) Project Experience ? Video Production assistant for “Sand Sharks” (2011) and music video “Mirror” (2013) ? Creation of a marketing plan with on campus food truck services that included a team setting, projected costs, competitive analysis, expected revenue, health and safety regulations, and company web interface. The project was created as an idea to enhance student life at UT Dallas. Further details can be provided. ? Implementation of an entrepreneurial design in cloud gaming services. Project consisted of a web design interface, projected cost/ revenue, marketing the product, analysis of the competition, and an emphasis on the needs and wants of our new product. ? Various prospecting guides, Video Editing, Photo Editing, and Presentation Organization with NICE Systems. National Sales/ Marketing Competitions for UT Dallas International Collegiate Sales Competition (ICSC) at Florida State University: Trained and participated for National Sales Competition World Collegiate Sales Open (WCSO) at Northern Illinois University: Participant in National Sales Competition Work Experience ? Intern at NICE Systems/ IEX (2012 - 2013). Reference: Erin Stubing (Solutions Marketing Manager) 932-983-5444 ? Production Intern/ Actor for film, Sand Sharks (2011). Reference: Anthony Frankhouser (Producer) 323-868-1254 ? Darden and Laundry’s Restaurants (2010 – 2013). Reference: Matt Locke (General Manager) 469-330-0152 Link to Video Production Experience (Utopia won front page status on Newgrounds.com): http://vimeo.com/olivermccean
Plano, Texas, United States
Martin Whissell - Freelance Project Management & Quality Assurance
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5.0
2 Skills
$120
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SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER / QA • IS/IT Project Realization • Total Quality Management • Operations Management • Budget Administration • Change Implementation • Human Resources Leadership • Product Development • Management Information Systems • Strategic Planning • Business Development Business and technology professional, expert in driving strategic directions, negotiations, and projects. Positive, results-driven, and innovative individual with proven success in balancing operational efficiencies and business growth with client satisfaction, offering more than 21 years’ progressive and stable experience in large and mid-size organization. Take pride in ability to effectively combine corporate objectives and values with personal and professional goals and work ethics. Employ proactive management and strong leadership techniques to generate accomplishment-driven workplace environment, resulting in employee loyalty. Build and foster strategic business relationships with executives, maintaining customer satisfaction at all levels. Possess strong capabilities in the areas of: CAREER ACCOMPLISHMENTS • Conducted company’s vision to become a key player in the e-commerce solution. Led market-entry and project-managed the integration from concept through turnkey solution handover for reward programs and membership program implementation resulting in the implementation of these programs for most of all major financial institutions in Canada and some other in USA. • Led start-up of large rewards program for financial institution, developing and implementing innovative solutions. Generated over $15M in new revenue FY2005. • Steered online business transactions implementation, resulting in a saving of over 50% in operating cost on $6.5M operating budget. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE METRO INC – Consultant (2013 – present) Senior Project Manager – Digital Strategy, ISIT • Directed the design, development and the implementation of the Coupons platform (API) that manages coupons from multiple external sources. The coupons platform allows the customer to view, clip and redeem them in store using web and mobile technologies. • Managing the design, development and the implementation of the customer management platform Saleforce solution connected with Metro backend systems, web and mobile platforms. This allows Metro to have a simple customer repository and leverage proficiency and effectiveness of customer service. YELLOW PAGES GROUP – Consultant (2011 – 2013) Senior Project Manager – Digital Consumer Experiences, ISIT • Directed the design, development and the implementation of a Deals and Coupons Repository (DCR) platform that import deals and coupons from multiple sources, allow deals moderation and publishing, web dashboard to monitor imports and an API to let YPG web sites (yellowpages.ca, redflagdeals.ca, canpages.ca) and native mobile applications to connect and retrieve geo localized deals and coupons information around you. Project teams based in Montreal and India. • Managed the redesign, development and the implementation of the redflagdeals.com, forums.redflagdeals.com and m.redflagdeals.com web sites incorporating deals and coupons from the DCR platform. These sites allow the customer to browse, search and share deals and coupons from most popular, by category around you and much more. Project teams based in Toronto and Montreal. • Managed the development and implementation of new Redflagdeals and ShopWise (iPhone and Android) applications allowing consumers to browse, find and share deals and coupons around you from most popular to by category. The ShopWise iPhone application has been rated Application of the week by Apple and is now rated 5 stars. • Managed the SEO migration and redesign of the canpages.ca web site keeping traffic accuracy and the migration of the old web site structure to the new web site structure. • Directed the design, development and the implementation of the new Customer First iPhone application allowing Yellow Pages Group sales representatives to search and view advertising product inventory and prices, reserve advertising products and manage appointments with their clients. • Manage the implementation of a new Real Estate section in canpages.ca web site introducing property listings for new home & condos, for rent and resale allowing consumers to find property listings around you, view all information about listing floor plans. The site also allows creating a list of your favorite properties, view nearby commodity and much more. • Manage the SEO migration of hometrader.ca to canpages.ca, preserve current traffic and ensure a complete translation of web site structure/directories. • Managed projects using Agile/Scrum methodology with Jira (using GreenHopper plugin) with multiple teams in multiple locations. B2T AFFAIRES & TECHNOLOGIES (2010 – 2011) Director – Information technology • Managed and maintained innovative software solution Columbotm for risk management about Act Proceeds of crime and terrorist financing. This software is distributed to financial institutions such as National Bank of Canada and other professional organizations allowing transaction monitoring, analysis, case management, investigation and declaration to authorities and CANAFE/FINTRAC (Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada). • Enhanced product development strategy that will allow the solution to be expended and offered to other markets (insurance, real estate, precious goods, etc.). • Manage the development and implementation of the corporate site of B2T using Umbraco CMS and offering online enrollment for courses about risk management. • Managed the development and the implementation of Eckankar Quebec Foundation web sites using Umbraco CMS. These sites are offering online enrollment to seminars, online orders for books, booklets and other items, information about Eckankar activities and integration with the other Eckankar sites. • Directed responsibility for IT department infrastructure, research and development, project management, implementation and quality. • Managed project activities for 15 personnel in many locations for project software development, daily operations and IT infrastructure support for clients. • Managed key research and development (R&D) initiatives for product enhancements. COVERDELL CANADA CORPORATION (2000 – 2010) Senior Director – Information technology • Designed, developed, enhanced and maintained state-of-the-art technology platform solution for the management of over 60 reward and membership programs with over 5 million members for large financial institutions and retailers such as HSBC, Capital One, Royal Bank, Scotia Bank, MBNA Canada, Air France, National Bank of Canada, Bank of America, TD Bank of Canada, Visa Desjardins, HBC, Victoria Secret and more. Reward programs encompass point accumulation and redemption for retail products, gift cards, charities, travel and more. Membership programs include savings and discount for credit scoring, monitoring, road assistance, travel saving and more. • Directed responsibility for development and implementation of e-commerce and strategic Web projects: o Reward programs Web portals offering online purchase order with points for rewards products, gift cards and charity donation, order tracking, points statement and history and more; o Extranet Web portal offering our clients and partners a reward product management, partner special offers management, member points statement, program management reports and others; o Travel Reward programs Web portals offering travel specials advertise, online travel booking with points for (flight, hotel, vacation package, car and other packages); o Secured Web Services solution for our clients and partners offering real time point transactions and access to member information and much more; o Backend Framework and dashboard for secured electronic file exchanges with our clients, partners and vendors. o Data Warehouse containing all transactions, orders and more allowing customer data analysis and BI reporting resulting to new marketing strategies point usage stimulation. • Managed the evolution and change management of the platform solution of reward programs in direct collaboration with product management, operations, sales and marketing groups. • Conceived and implemented state-of-the-art Web solution from call centre member services for over 100 agents allowing member profile recognition from the interactive voice response system (IVR), member management, reward orders management, travel search and booking engine solution for the rewards programs and membership programs. • Designed and implemented the first Web solution in market of an online auction using rewards points for special events and travel packages. • Directed responsibility for information technology group, IT operations, infrastructure, research and development, security and quality. • Led activities for 10-70 personnel in areas of information technology for strategic Web projects and daily operations. • Managed many key research and development (R&D) initiatives resulting to product enhancements and tax credits. • Built, led, and fostered highly qualified multi-tasking, cross-functional teams capable of meeting timelines and bringing project to completion while remaining within budget and scope specifications. • Served as the project executive in Omaha, NE (USA) of teams with over 100 people for design, development and implementation of a warehouse management system. Over 1.2 millions of benefit orders per year. • Led and implemented security processes and changes allowing the acquisition of the PCI (Payment Card Industry) certification required by the industry. • Developed, implemented and maintained Disaster Recovery Plan and Business Continuity Plan for all critical business services securing the business operations and meeting clients requirements. • Managed all aspects of production printing, technical equipment and application viability, product and customer support services, environmental configuration consultation, and training. CGI (1993 – 2000) Senior Consultant – Consultant Served as a key member for the management, design and implementation on the following clients / projects. • Laurentian Bank of Canada for the “Prêt Marchand” project (1999-2000) Led the overall functional architecture for online credit application system that is now used across all major merchants in Quebec. • Teletech for the “Credit Conciliation” project (1999) Designed the functional architecture and proposed innovative solution allowing efficient credit collection and conciliation process resulting to significant cost savings. • CompUCard Canada for the “Membership Management System (MMS)” project (1997 - 1999) Managed the project and performed the functional architecture of the rewards and membership program management system (over 5 millions of members in Canada and USA) • SPC, Salem, NH (USA) for the “Steel Management System” project (1996 - 1997) Led the project management, functional architecture of the management system for mills for steel order/processing for clients in USA and Thailand. • Immigration et Communautés culturelles Ministry of Quebec “INTIMM” project (1994 - 1996) Performed analysis and design of the sponsors and sponsorship program for immigration • Ontario Pension Board, Toronto for the “PRISM” project (1994) Achieved Analysis and design of the pension programs for the Ontario province. • Immigration et Communautés culturelles Ministry of Quebec “INTIMM” project (1993 - 1994) Completed Analysis and development of the new immigration modules based on the immigration program changes. TECHNICAL SKILLS OS/Environments: Windows NT, Windows 7, Windows Server, UNIX, Ubuntu, Apache, DOS, WEB, Apple-OS, MAC-OS, VMS, Virtual Servers Platforms/Protocols: .NET Frameworks, IIS, Client/Server, Servers (DELL, SUN, COMPAQ, IBM, HP), Personal Computers, Router, Hubs, Switches, Bridges; Ethernet, TCP/IP, IPSEC, Frame Relay, VPN, VoIP Software: Salesforce, Jira Agile, MS Project, PowerSteeting, RightScale, NewRelic, Visual Studio .NET, SQL Server, Oracle, Business Objects, VMWare, Umbraco, SiteCore, Dovico, Microsoft Project/Server, SharePoint, BizTalk, DotNetNuke, Sabre, Turbo Sabre, Visio, Office Suites (Microsoft, Lotus), Rational Rose, Crystal Reports, Empirix Test Suite, Clarity PPM On Demand, Abobe (Photoshop, Acrobat, Flash, Illustrator) Architecture/Web: Cloud Computing, .NET, SOA/Web Services, J2EE, SEO Database: Oracle 11g, SQL Server, MySQL, Sphinx, Sybase, Interbase, Access Languages: PHP-Symfony, JAVA, C++, C#, C, Visual Basic, SQL, PL/SQL, HTML, XML, XSL, XSLT, JQuery, UML, Perl, SAX, AJAX/Java Script, XHTML Methodologies: Agile/Scrum, RUP, ITIL Hardware: PC, Servers, Printers, Scanners, and various peripherals Networking: LAN, V-LAN, WAN, VPN, W-LAN, SAN, TCP/IP, IPSEC Security: Firewall, Crypto Accelerator, IDS, Anti-Virus/Malware EDUCATION DEC • Information Technology Management – 1990-1993 Lionel-Groulx College TRAINING Agile/Scrum Methodology • Managing People and Processes • Quality Improvement Project Management Professional • Measures of Quality • Advanced Management Leadership through Quality • Problem Solving Process • Effective Listening Skills Rational Unified Process • J2EE Technology • .NET Technology MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS Member, Project Management Institute • Member, Computer Security Institute
Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Paul Lewis - Freelance Journalistic Photography & Videography
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4.5
2 Skills
$50
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Background Born in Manchester Lived and worked in Holland, Corsica, French Alps and London Art qualifications Fine Art foundation degree (Manchester) HND media production (Plymouth) BA (Hons) photo media (Plymouth) Career Photographic assistant with Hedgecoe, Spain, Knox, Zarrins, Lopez (Sony), Dunkley Freelance photographer Started and managed London photography hire studio: Clients included Talkback Productions, BBC, Sky, Heat, Brighter Productions Arts Council funded project on identity Taught artistic process in comprehensive school Featured in Big Issue North, DXN magazine, Mohammed Iqbal Trust calendar, Urban Life, AXM magazine Exhibitions in Manchester Town Hall and Barbican Centre, London
Altrincham, United Kingdom
Atef Elsahlah - Freelance Arabic Translation & Language Translation
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Atef Elsahlah Arabic Linguist/Analyst (Levantine - Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine, MSA, Iraqi, Gulf, Saudi, Sudanese and Egyption dialect) Secret clearance - Final Immigration Custom Enforcement – ICE - DHS 2898 Union Ave San Jose, CA, 95124 Home: (408)-559-3401 atefharb@yahoo.com Objective: To provide operational Arabic language support/ Protective security service to US GOVERNMENT. Provide general linguistic support for Government operations. Interpret and translate written and spoken communications. Transcribe and analyze verbal communications. Perform document exploitation. Scan, research, and analyze foreign language documents for key information. Ability to conduct oneself in accordance with the local culture and customs of Arab countries. Experience: Linguist / Security Liaison June 2012- Present BDSC- RSO Arabic Linguist /Cultural Advisor April 2011- August 2011 Technatomy Corporation (Cat II) U.S. Department of State, Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) • Translate foreign language documents in support of the United States Diplomatic Mission in Iraq. • Simultaneously interpret conversations during high level meetings, interviews, and televised live conferences. • Provide cultural advice during engagements with Iraqi officials from the Provincial Government and judicial officers. • Manage the local subject matter experts and the atmospheric sources for the Rule of Law Section. Torres Advance Enterprise Solutions (AES) Cat II Jan 2010-April 2011 Arabic Linguist, U.S. Department of State, Provincial Reconstruction Team • Prepare reports on project proposals. • Conduct research and analyze foreign language documents for key intelligence information. • Simultaneously interpret during interviews, meetings, and televised live conferences. • Analyze documents and conversations for patterns, trends, or cultural implications to discern more information than the translation would provide. • Monitor the local and international media outlets. • Manage the local staff and the atmospheric sources. Global Linguist solution ( GLS) April 2008 –Jan 2010 Arabic Linguist, Department of Defense (DOD) Cat II. • Provide Linguistic support for United States Military operations. • Interpret during engagements with local government and tribal officials. • Perform document exploitation: scan, research, and analyze foreign language documents for key information. • Provide input for reporting purposes to the military chain of command. Torres AES April 2006-April 2008 Arabic Linguist , Department of Defense • Provide operational contract linguist support to U.S. Army operations in various locations. • Provide general linguistic support for military operations and interpret during interviews, meeting, and conferences. • Interpret and translate written and spoken communications. • Transcribe and analyze verbal communications. • Perform document exploitation. Scan, research, and analyze foreign language documents for key information. • Translate and review foreign language documents. Identify and extract information components meeting military information requirement list criteria. Provide input to reports. • Interpret for high ranking military personal and translate sensitive documents for the key information. Translator 4 all April 2005-April 2006 Online Freelance Linguist, Kent, Washington • Transcribed and translated documents, official record, and recorded conversations. Sehda, Inc. Jan 2003-Jan 2004 Translation Consultant, Mountain View, CA • Work on a team of twelve linguists to create a talking dictionary for the DOD. United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees 1996-2002 Administrative Officer Amman – Jordan • Manage operations at the international aid organization's headquarters. El Seif Allied Contracting Company 1989-1991 Liaison Officer Tabuk, Saudi Arabia • Mediate between employees and management in order to increase productivity while reducing costs. GAMA, Ltd. 1982-1989 Administrative Officer Tabuk, Saudi Arabia • Coordinate the firm's administration which resulted in increased cooperation and coordination with local residents. Professional Development: Bachelor of Science, Business Administration 1996 Training: 9 mm licensed M4, M16 know how to handle weapon AK47 good knowledge. Bomb Threats, Crowd Control, Workplace violence, and Customer Service Management Securitas Academy Memberships: Arab Professional Translation Society Arab International Studies Arab American Association Awards: Certificate of Appreciation U.S Ambassador Certificate of Appreciation PRT Team leader Computer Skills: Proficient in using Microsoft Office, Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint Arabic Typing Skill 45 wpm Security Clearance: Secret- Final TS eligible. Analytical/Interpersonal Skills: • Well organized, hard worker, team player • Strong Analytical experience • Strong attention to detail and follow-through skills in any a fast paced environment.
Washington, District of Columbia, United States