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Wai Wa W.
  • Startup Consulting
  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Business Consulting
  • Financial Forecasting
  • Legal Research

Brief introduction of Hong Kong tax and accounting framework including Hong Kong tax scope, principle, allowable deductions and tax strategies allowed; and general tips on book-keeping & financial forecasting

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Consultations from $100
Alexander K.
  • Startup Consulting
  • General Legal Advice
  • Legal Applications & Registration
  • Legal Documents & Contracts
  • Legal Research

I work with clients listed on all of the world’s major stock markets and I'm the adviser of choice for many of the small and middle private tech companies. My main focus is on building a sustainable business structures. The following topics are currently in a focus: 1. General Tax and Legal Advice; 2. Corporate: Investors' Term Sheets, Subscription, Issuing NFT/Tokens, and Securities 3. Shares Option Plans and Incentives; 4. Shareholders' Agreements and Related Documents; 5. Online Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policies; 6. Data Privacy Audits, GDPR/CCPA; 7. Commission, VAR, Resale Agreements; 8. General Commercial: Sale and Purchase, Services, Lease, Logistics, Transportation, Energy, Health Care; 9. Gaming and Entertainment Industries; 10. Due Diligence, ensuring complex transactions; 11. Building Sustainable Business Structures. If you'd like to talk to me about how to activate your sustainability journey - or to learn more about services offering - please contact me directly

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Consultations from $100
Bharat V.
  • Startup Consulting
  • Financial Analysis & Valuation

As an Excel consultant, I can provide guidance and answer questions related to a wide range of Excel functionalities and tasks. Here are some areas where I can assist you 1. Formulas and Functions: • Assistance with creating complex formulas. • Explanation of various functions and their applications. • Troubleshooting formula errors. 2. Data Analysis: • Pivot table creation and customization. • Data sorting, filtering, and grouping techniques. • Data validation and cleaning. 3. Data Visualization: • Creating charts and graphs to effectively present data. • Customizing chart elements for clarity and impact. 4. Data Import and Export: • Importing data from external sources. • Setting up data connections and refresh options. 5. Advanced Excel Features: • Conditional formatting for visual data analysis. 6. Collaboration and Sharing: • Protecting sheets and workbooks with passwords. 7. Custom Templates and Dashboards: • Designing customized templates for specific purposes. • Creating interactive dashboards for data monitoring. 8. Troubleshooting and Error Resolution: • Identifying and fixing common Excel errors. 9. Training and Skill DevelTraining and Skill Development:

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Consultations from $10
Harshadkumar M.
  • Startup Consulting
  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Financial Analysis & Valuation
  • Financial Forecasting

Greetings to all Owners: Let's connect to discuss any of the following: • Financial Modeling • Budget Preparation • Variance Reporting • Financial Statements Preparation • Cash Flow Statement • Pitch Deck • Financial Projections • Valuation Working and detailed report • Financial Analysis • Management Reports and Presentations

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Consultations from $20
Raghavendra P.
  • Startup Consulting
  • Ecommerce Marketing
  • Social Media Marketing

I am a professional & fast-growing eCommerce service provider based in India with clients around the world. I specialized in eCommerce services and data feed management with high levels of customer service to maintain an array of high-profile clientele. I can help you to create & deliver seamless customer experiences on leading eCommerce platforms including Amazon, Walmart, eBay, Shopify & more. From auditing your existing eCommerce store to creating a roadmap to enhance customer engagement and boost sales to recognizing omnichannel opportunities – I can help trace your online business drawback points. I can offer my clients, aimed at enhancing their business RoI with minimal disruption:- • Products Development • Account Setup • Product Cataloguing Management / Product uploading • Category Approval and Brand Registry • FBA Program • Orders Execution • Pricing and Inventory Management • SEO and PPC Management • Sales Analysis & Reports • 24*7 Account Monitoring • A+ content (EBC) I offer full time account management as well as consultation. Kindly contact me If you are looking for end-to-end eCommerce consulting support to drive your business in the right direction.

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Consultations from $10
Mr. H.
  • Startup Consulting
  • Ecommerce Development
  • IT Support & Services
  • Web Programming
  • Website Builders & CMS
  • WordPress

Are you ready to transform your e-commerce presence and elevate your online sales to new heights? Partner with an experienced e-commerce consultant to unlock the full potential of your online business. I offer comprehensive consulting services tailored to help businesses of all sizes achieve their e-commerce goals. My Expertise: • Shopify, Bigcommerce, WooCommerce • E-commerce Marketing Strategies • E-commerce Analytics and Data-Driven Decision-Making • E-commerce Strategy Development and Implementation • Analysis and give your Report about Store what to do and don't • Product listing optimization • Social media marketing • Customer engagement • Sales growth strategies Your E-commerce Success Starts Here: • Comprehensive E-commerce Assessment: Gain a clear understanding of your current e-commerce operations, identifying strengths, weaknesses, and opportunities for growth. • Tailored E-commerce Strategy: Develop a customized strategy aligned with your specific business goals, target audience, and competitive landscape. • Effective E-commerce Marketing Campaigns: Drive traffic, increase sales, and enhance customer engagement through data-driven marketing campaigns.

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Consultations from $40
Tommy Z.
  • Startup Consulting
  • Business Consulting
  • General Legal Advice

I specialize in providing guidance on sourcing, procurement, and logistics for businesses looking to expand or optimize their operations. Whether you need assistance with finding reliable suppliers, obtaining competitive quotes, managing packaging, or overseeing the shipping process, I can offer valuable insights and strategic advice. My goal is to help you navigate the complexities of product procurement and logistics to ensure a smooth and cost-effective process for your business. Please feel free to share specific details about your project or any questions you have in mind, and we can tailor the consultation to meet your unique needs.

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Consultations from $30
MD Sohan F.
  • Startup Consulting
  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Business Consulting
  • Nonprofit Industry Consulting
  • Online Financial Trading

My Services: 🟢Setting up a new company 🟢Setting up Chart of Accounts 🟢Updating banking feeds 🟢Creating invoices & Bills 🟢Bank & Credit Card reconciliation 🟢Accounts Receivable & Payable Management 🟢Ongoing Monthly Bookkeeping 🟢Preparation of Financial Statement 🟢Amazon, Shopify, E-commerce Bookkeeping 🟢Clean Up messy transaction #Bookkeeping #Bookkeeper #Accounting #Accountant #BankReconciliation #QuickBooks #QuickBooksOnline #Cleanup #Catchup #BalanceSheet #ProfitandLoss #IntuitQuickBooks #QuickBooksReconciliation #AccountReconciliation #QuickBooksBookkeeping #QBO #XERO #XeroAccounting #XeroBookkeeping #ChartofAccounts #WaveAccounting #ZohoBooks #AccountingSoftware #TransactionDataEntry #QuickBooksPayroll #AccountsPayable #AccountsReceivable #Upwork #QuickBooksCleanup #Amazon #Shopify #AmazonBookkeeping #RealEstateBookkeeping #upwork.com #FinancialAccounting #Excel #EcommerceBookkeeper #FinancialReporting #Payroll #English #TaxPretaration #RemoteWorker #Freelancer #RealEstateBookkeeper #PropertyManagement #Spreadsheet #Bookkeeperqbo #Freelancing #RemoteWorker #RemoteWorking #RealEstateBusiness #RealEstateBookkeeper #PropertyManagement #WaveBookkeeping #quickbooksExpert

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Consultations from $7
Emtiaj Jahan I.
  • Startup Consulting
  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Business Consulting
  • Financial Analysis & Valuation
  • Financial Forecasting

Will provide Consultation on your all accounting and bookkeeping needs. Areas of expertise are: -Initial Setup Of XERO, and QuickBooks -QuickBooks online/desktop, XERO, Wave -Catch up & Cleanup Transactions -Bank and credit card reconciliations -Expenses and Income Entry/Tracking/Categorizing -Cost Management -Inventory management, Invoicing -Receivable & Payable -Financial Reporting -Import a Large number of Transactions Into QuickBooks and XERO #Bookkeeping #Bookkeeper #Accounting #Accountant #BankReconciliation #QuickBooks #QuickBooksOnline #QuickBooksDesktop #IntuitQuickBooks #QuickBooksReconciliation #AccountReconciliation #QuickBooksBookkeeping #QBO #XERO #XeroAccounting #XeroBookkeeping #Tax #TaxPrepare #ChartofAccounts #upwork #QuickBooksCleanup #Cleanup #Catchup #Amazon #Shopify #AmazonBookkeeping #WaveAccounting #WaveBookkeeping #ZohoBooks #AccountingSoftware #TransactionDataEntry #QuickBooksPayroll #AccountsPayable #AccountsReceivable #RealEstateBookkeeping #upwork.com #BalanceSheet #ProfitandLoss #FinancialAccounting #Excel #usa #EcommerceBookkeeper #FinancialReporting #Payroll #Gusto #Payroll #English #TaxPretaration #RemoteWorker #Freelancer #RealEstateBookkeeper

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Consultations from $15
Obaid  u.
  • Startup Consulting
  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Business Consulting
  • Financial Analysis & Valuation
  • Financial Forecasting

We can have a discussion about the current issue the client is facing and what are the limitations if client has identified leading to that problem Then I can suggest the relevant course of action or an action plan if the task involves some greater amount of time. But will try to solve any minor issue while on call

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Consultations from $5
Gitesh B.
  • Startup Consulting
  • Accounting

I can provide guidance on the best bookkeeping and accounting practices to follow. I have done accounting via Tally and SAP, Zoho, QuickBooks right from Posting entries to Finalization of Books for both Corporate and Non-Corporate clients. My professional qualification CA itself suggests an accounting expert. Therefore, I could help you in 1. Posting journal entries 2. Preparing Income Statement/ Balance Sheet & Cashflow 3. Preparing Forecast/Budget 4. Do Vendor Reconciliation, Bank Reconciliation, etc. 5. Accounts Receivable & Payable Management 6. Forex Management and Hedge Accounting 7. Prepare MIS Reports for Top Management

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Consultations from $18
Vinci Z.
  • Startup Consulting
  • Business Consulting
  • Legal Documents & Contracts

Legal consultation for contract drafting (such as NNN agreement, ODM/OEM agreement), trademark and patent filing in China etc.

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Consultations from $100

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Startup Consultants Hiring FAQs

What is a startup consultant?

By offering their experience in management, finance, strategy, marketing and development, startup consultants provide the expertise necessary to bring an entrepreneur’s dream to reality. A startup consultant can review your business plan, compare it with your goals, and suggest ways to improve your chances for success.

How do you hire a startup consultant?

You can source startup consultant talent on Upwork by following these three steps:

  1. Write a project description. You’ll want to determine your scope of work and the skills and requirements you are looking for in a startup consultant.
  2. Post it on Upwork. Once you’ve written a project description, post it to Upwork. Simply follow the prompts to help you input the information you collected to scope out your project.
  3. Shortlist and interview startup consultants. Once the proposals start coming in, create a shortlist of the professionals you want to interview. 

Of these three steps, your project description is where you will determine your scope of work and the specific type of startup consultant you need to complete your project. 

How much does it cost to hire a startup consultant?

Rates can vary due to many factors, including expertise and experience, location, and market conditions.

  • An experienced startup consultant may command higher fees but also work faster, have more-specialized areas of expertise, and deliver higher-quality work.
  • A contractor who is still in the process of building a client base may price their startup consultant services more competitively. 

Rates typically charged by startup consultants on Upwork are:

  • Beginner: $56 per hour
  • Intermediate: $97 per hour
  • Advanced: $150 per hour

Which one is right for you will depend on the specifics of your project. For more information on startup costs, check out our free startup cost calculator which can help you estimate the cost required to set up a startup business.

How do you write a startup consultant job post?

Your job post is your chance to describe your project scope, budget, and talent needs. Although you don’t need a full job description as you would when hiring an employee, aim to provide enough detail for a contractor to know if they’re the right fit for the project.

Job post title

Create a simple title that describes exactly what you’re looking for. The idea is to target the keywords that your ideal candidate is likely to type into a job search bar to find your project. Here are some sample startup consultant job post titles:

  • Business plan consultant needed to help with company launch
  • Consultant needed for help developing launch plan for toy company
  • Seeking startup consultant to provide finance expertise

Project description

An effective startup consultant job post should include: 

  • Scope of work: From business plan development to marketing expertise, list all the deliverables you’ll need. 
  • Project length: Your job post should indicate whether this is a smaller or larger project. 
  • Background: If you prefer experience with certain industries, phases of startup, or post launch consultation, mention this here. 
  • Budget: Set a budget and note your preference for hourly rates vs. fixed-price contracts.

Startup consultant job responsibilities

Here are some examples of startup consultant job responsibilities:

  • Review and refine financials in business plan
  • Help define business goals and objectives
  • Identify potential sources of funding and handle initial outreach
  • Develop go to market strategy

Startup consultant job requirements and qualifications

Be sure to include any requirements and qualifications you’re looking for in a startup consultant. Here are some examples:

  • Experience improving business plans for startups
  • Existing relationship with financial institutions and funding resources
  • Track record of taking businesses from concept to launch
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