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Stacey K.
$35/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Proofreading
  • eBay Listing
  • Google Slides
  • Administrative Support
  • Google Sheets
  • Error Detection
  • Editor
  • English
  • Academic Editing
  • Copy Editing
  • English Tutoring
  • Google Docs
  • Google Forms

Hi! I'm Stacey, a native English speaker with a M.A in Organization and Leadership from the University of San Francisco and a B.A in Sociology from the University of California at Davis. My thesis focused on the experiences of first-generation college students in relation to academic writing. I have experience working as a writing tutor at both universities for a total of over four years and have helped hundreds of students with a wide range of writing. This includes cover letters, scholarship essays, personal statements, academic essays, blogs, articles, graduate theses and dissertations, etc. I can help you with APA formatting,...

Megan M.
$50/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Sales
  • Event Management
  • Business Development
  • Project Management
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Outbound Sales
  • Price & Quote Negotiation

I am an account executive for an event production company and have an extensive background in event management. I enjoy anything related to sales, events and project management. - Keen eye for detail and knack for organization and fine-tuning processes. - Proficient with CRM software, Google and Microsoft platforms. - Ability to learn new skills quickly and efficiently.

Veronica L.
$50/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Presentation Design
  • Proposal Writing

Hello! I am a creative, operations minded professional with 8 years of experience thriving in fast-paced, collaborative environments. I've worn many hats over my career (proposal writing, visual design, experience design, research, project coordination, HR operations) and excel at empathizing and designing for my clients' needs.

Katharine S.
$65/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Content Writing
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Legal
  • Operations Management
  • Contract Law
  • Product Development
  • Creative Strategy
  • Event Management
  • Marketing Operations & Workflow

I help entrepreneurs and mission-driven organizations build and nurture communities through in-person events & experiences. Specialty: Transitioning companies to remote operations while increasing efficiency, output, and employee experience. Experienced in operations and project management with growing companies. Specializing in experiential learning, inspiring impactful events in order to build powerful relationships, and maximize impact. I love the flexibility of being location independent and have seen the increase in efficiency and output that I and organizations experience when they transition to remote. :) I am passionate that the...

Mark M.
$18/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Organizer
  • Project Management
  • Administrative Support
  • Virtual Assistant
  • Executive Assistant
  • Travel Planning
  • Data Entry
  • Accounting

I am a detail-oriented and highly organized professional with 3+ years of experience in providing Administrative, HR and business operations services. I have a diverse background working at tech companies that range from virtual and in office roles. I am skilled at multi-tasking and communication with a proven ability to support business operations that range from managing and owning processes to data entry. I also have research, event and travel planning experience too. I am a reliable, enthusiastic and professional worker that pays strong attention to detail and project deadlines. I focus on efficiency whilst also retaining high quality....

Emily S.
$25/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Time Management
  • Audio Production
  • Budget Plan
  • Project Management
  • Video Production
  • Social Media Content
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Customer Service
  • Hospitality & Tourism

I have excellent organizational and time management skills. I work well in team settings, as well as alone. I always give 110%. I'm a jack of many trades and master of none. Do you have a job for me? Let's connect!

Andrea C.
$250/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Photography
  • Lifestyle Photography
  • Storytelling
  • Portrait Photography
  • Commercial Photography
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Photojournalist
  • Content Production
  • Photo Impact

Photographer, who specializes in documentarian style photography. Looking to tell impact driven stories, about the people, places, and things that are changing the world.

Denise B.
$100/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Event Photography
  • Event Marketing
  • Corporate Event Planning
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Event Management
  • Copywriting
  • Photo Editing

I produce small and large-scale corporate events in the San Francisco Bay Area and both corporate and personal destination retreats around the world. My clients have included Google, Slack, SanDisk, Salesforce and many more. My strengths are idea generation, detailed logistics, and creative, engaging solutions. I am also a professional photographer with a BFA in Photography and represented by San Francisco Women Artists Gallery. View my one pager at denisevents dot com.

Elizabeth W.
$10/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Design Writing
  • Logo Design
  • Photo Editing
  • Sticker Design
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Canva
  • Procreate
  • Photography
  • Event Management

I recently graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelor of Science in Tourism, Hospitality, and Event Management. I received minors in Business and Marketing through the Kelley School of Business and a minor in Education through the School of Education. I have a passion for traveling and am currently planning trips for this post-graduation period. Afterward, I hope to work in the wedding industry as a wedding planner. I hold extensive knowledge in photo editing, as well as design and logo/pattern creation. I have been selling my designs and work online for a few years, which has helped me grow in my design creation capabilities....

Ashley S.
$50/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Community Outreach
  • Fundraising
  • Communication
  • Community Relations
  • Community Engagement
  • Outreach Strategy

I have more than a decade of experience in community engagement, community relations, outreach, communication, and event planning. Projects i have worked on range from small community events to large public outreach processes. I am adept at writing copy that is clear and understandable, and I am skilled at using social media and other media for outreach purposes. I have a background in landscape architecture and urban planning as well as a keen understanding of public policy and government processes.

Christopher M.
$45/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Feature Writing
  • Blog Writing
  • Content Writing
  • Essay Writing
  • Letter Writing
  • Memoir Writing
  • Travel Writing
  • Fiction Writing
  • Speech Writing
  • Comedy Writing
  • Lyrics Writing
  • Training
  • Photography

I have a BA in Radio/TV Communications. While earning my degree, I wrote scripts for a regular news broadcast and read them on the air and wrote and presented a weekly theater review program. I also wrote the script and did the voice over for a recruiting video. I've written about a dozen short plays, all of which have been produced, as well as directing several plays, both short and full length.

Saira F.
$75/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Project Management
  • Event Management
  • Management Skills
  • Operations Research
  • Administrative Support
  • Online Research
  • Brand Research
  • Time Management
  • Travel Planning
  • Business Management
  • Communication Skills

Highly efficient results driven and capable operations coordinator with a proven ability to effectively develop, manage, and control relationships between the company and its target audience and vendors. Having a proven track record of quickly understanding a project's mission, vision, and objective and then communicating this to potential customers. Enjoying challenging briefs & able to work to an excellent standard under considerable pressure whilst presenting a positive image to clients & colleagues.

Kourtney Y.
$45/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Microsoft Office
  • Scheduling
  • Recruiting
  • Employee Onboarding
  • Staff Orientation & Onboarding Materials
  • Executive Assistant
  • Executive Support
  • Office Administration
  • HR & Business Services
  • Applicant Tracking Systems
  • Administrative Support
  • Corporate Event Planning
  • Purchasing Management
  • Purchase Orders

Passionate about creating an exciting and warm work culture. Dedicated to contributing to organizational successes while exhibiting my talents as a tenacious, creative, and adaptive team player.

Sarah P.
$40/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Arts
  • Google
  • Master Production Schedule
  • Full Production
  • Database Development
  • Google Sheets
  • Google Docs
  • Management Skills
  • Communications
  • Google Slides
  • Production Planning
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Employee Onboarding
  • Music Production

If my experience working for high-profile principals will tell you one thing about me, it is that I know how to make decisions quickly and eƀectively in a dynamic, fast-paced environment while ensuring my client and his/her needs are my top priority. I have a keen eye for detail and a passion for logistics - mostly in the form of Excel spreadsheets and Google Docs. Though I love to manage a team of people, I also enjoy being a key player on a team across a wide spectrum of ages, backgrounds, and professions. I have a "no job is too big or too small mentality" and I am happy to jump in wherever I'm needed most and utilize my creative prowess...

Cynthia L.
$25/hr
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  • Knitting
  • Clay
  • Ceramics
  • Sewing
  • Data Entry Clerk
  • Drafting
  • Embroidery
  • Pottery
  • Drawing
  • Teaching
  • Painting
  • Potter's Wheel
  • Data Entry
  • Travel Planning

I am a detail-oriented and self-starting individual looking for creative projects to do in my spare time.

Gabby B.
$63/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Translation
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Microsoft Office
  • Adobe Acrobat
  • Graphic Design
  • Content Creation
  • Contract Drafting
  • Media Kit
  • Research Assistant
  • Social Media Management
  • Digital Media
  • Copy Editing
  • Community Engagement
  • Strategic Planning

I’m a communications strategist and content creator that focuses on Beauty/Wellness, Sustainability and Personal Styling

Josh B.
$100/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Accounting Report Creation
  • Event Management
  • Accounting Principles & Practices
  • Editing & Proofreading
  • Business Operations
  • Accounting Software
  • Nonprofit Organization

I'm a leader in operations and accounting systems, event planning and management, editing and proofreading technical and business writing, and fiscal sponsorship systems. * I have over ten years of proven success in nonprofit operations. * I love managing projects and events from start to finish. * I know how to build systems, processes, and templates that you can use to streamline your operations for years to come. I look forward to working with you on taking your nonprofit or for-profit business to the next level of sustainable growth!

Danielle M.
$34/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Microsoft Office
  • Figma
  • Calendar Management
  • Resolves Conflict
  • Meeting Agendas
  • MacBook
  • Windows App Development
  • Management Skills
  • Customer Service
  • Administrate
  • Calendar
  • Web Application
  • Office Design
  • Google Suite

With over ten years of administration and customer service experience, I thrive by effectively communicating with all levels of people from c-level execs to strategic partners. I have 5+ years of Administrative and customer service background in roles such as Personal Assistant, Guest Management, and Administrative Assistant. My extensive background in support roles has afforded me a well-rounded and diverse skillet. Managing and maintaining schedules, confidential information, travel, office space, and budget with accuracy and attention to detail, I have had the opportunity to develop and design company retreats and hack week programs....

Casey D.
$40/hr
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  • Medical Transcription
  • Logistics Management
  • Medical Terminology
  • Nursing
  • Time Management
  • Server
  • Academic Writing
  • Customer Service
  • Project Logistics
  • Sales
  • Event Management
  • Teaching
  • Writing
  • Proofreading

I'm a registered nurse and a well-rounded worker with experience working in a variety of professional environments including Hospitals/Patient Care, Retail, Production, and Event Planning/Logistics. If you're looking for a fast learner with excellent organization, communication, and computer skills, I am here to help. - I'm experienced in customer service, and can help you manage client or patient relations. - I'm well versed in medical terminology and charting, including proficiency in Epic and Cerner. - I have experience in production and event planning, and I can help you make projects/events a reality from start to finish....

Ariel R.
$35/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Project Management
  • Microsoft Project
  • Legal

Creative executive assistant with a background in legal/compliance within private equity and commercial litigation departments. I provide around the clock access and dependability with the understanding of key business drivers and needs. SF, NY, UK, Asia friendly time zones and experience supporting executives across multiple time zones.

Jiaqi L.
$25/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Cantonese Dialect
  • Mandarin Dialect
  • Accounts Receivable Accounting
  • Mathematics Tutoring
  • Lyrics Writing
  • Sound Recording
  • Time Management
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Schedule

I know both Cantonese and Mandarin and I write lyrics in Mandarin. People around me said that I have a good voice, so I’m interested in recording. I type very fast and I believe I can do more than you expected. I did some transcriptions in college when I was doing research, but I’m still at entry level for this skill. I’ve been doing accounts receivable for 5 months now. My major is math and I have both tutoring and student teaching experience at public school for middle school and high school math. I’m a good planner, so I would like to have a chance to do event planning. I know how to manage time wisely, so I can help you manage your...

Lexii J.
$150/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Visual Art
  • Event Management
  • Photography
  • Food Photography
  • Cooking
  • Travel
  • Travel Planning
  • Lifestyle & Travel
  • Lifestyle Photography

Expert Vetted, top 1% of Upworkers. Experiential marketing and strategy for brands such as RXBAR, KeVita and Mamma Chia, coupled with the Professional Photography experience for brands such as Camelbak, Clif Bar, Lonely Planet and Visit Breckenridge. I'm open to opportunities from lifestyle photoshoots and product photoshoots, to helping your brands strategy with my creative services.

Natalie K.
$25/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Data Entry
  • Researcher
  • Customer Service
  • Virtual Assistant
  • Office Administration
  • Typing
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Salesforce CRM
  • File Management
  • Accuracy Verification
  • Salesforce Lightning

Motivated with experience in data entry, resume building, customer service, contract creating and as a researcher . Independent enthusiastic worker with an emphasis on customer service and background in office administration and management. Skills: Salesforce, Microsoft 365, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, In design, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, QuickBooks, Goggle Suites, PC, Mac, social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumbler, WordPress)

Alexandria K.
$19/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Environmental Science
  • Office Administration
  • Military & Defense
  • Scheduling
  • Maritime Law
  • Editing & Proofreading
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Organizational Plan
  • Writing
  • Manager
  • Administrate
  • Data Entry
  • Public Speaking
  • Animals & Pets

I’m a Coast Guard officer looking to pick up jobs for unique experiences and to save money for Veterinary school. I am a hard-worker with a can-do attitude, who has in-depth, firsthand experience in a wide range of work. I am particularly fantastic at planning, scheduling, and administrative organizing. The ideal job for me right now is some type of administrative assistance that is remote with flexible hours. I am looking forward to working with you!

Morgan L.
$40/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Office Design
  • Salesforce CRM
  • Filing
  • Customer Service
  • Marketing
  • Community Engagement
  • Event Management
  • Corporate Communications
  • Communications

I love being creative, thinking outside the box and practicing my strong communication skills through coordination and construction of events, interviews, and large gatherings. I can create something special for someone with specific needs and develop based on what they’d like for their clients or audience. While I work my 9-5 in biotech, I love being creative and would love to help with specific projects as needed to support savings for grad school. As a growing professional, I perform best independently or in team-based environments centred on collaboration, innovation, and a shared interest in supporting the greater community. Thank you...

Leena A.
$30/hr
  • Trophy Icon Event Planning
  • Critical Thinking Skills
  • Administrative Support
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Expense Reporting
  • Receptionist Skills
  • Calendar Management
  • Customer Onboarding
  • Executive Assistant
  • Customer Experience
  • Email Communication
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Employee Onboarding
  • Problem Solving
  • Travel Planning

I'm an executive assistant with experience managing high level managing directors at a global consulting firm. I have also had experience with event planning. I am reliable and work well under pressure. I am here to help with any administrative needs!

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