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Anthony S.
$40/hr
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  • Copywriting
  • Engineering Design
  • CAD
  • General Transcription
  • MATLAB
  • 3D Design
  • Mathematics
  • Editing & Proofreading
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Researcher
  • Content Writing
  • Health & Fitness
  • Physical Fitness
  • SEO Writing
  • Article Writing

I'm a graduate engineer with a wide variety of skills that can be applied to a number of tasks. I have experience in proofreading, editing, and formal and informal writing. The vast majority of my portfolio consists of article and blog writing. As a result of my background, I also love conducting research work, particularly into engineering topics. I cope very well with challenging tasks and thrive when working both under pressure and with longer-term projects. I hold my work ethic in high regard, which reflects in every project that I devote myself to. I look forward to working with you!

Natasha G.
$50/hr
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  • Creative Writing
  • Blog Content
  • Blog Writing
  • Content Writing
  • Gaming

Being dyslexic and working in this industry is a challenge, but it has helped me improve my problem. I work on and off with a senior proofreader and copy editor as a junior freelance assistant. I am self-taught in content writing and I am still learning. Now, I would like the opportunity to test my skills. I absolutely love writing and gaming in my spare time. I am good at rewriting and I can do transcription work (entry level), small translations from Portuguese to English (entry level), and closed caption (entry level) (do not have software but will write it in word). Unfortunately, I can't disclose the company I help my senior with. My...

Sarah A.
$35/hr
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  • Blog Writing
  • Website Content
  • Website Copywriting
  • Editing & Proofreading
  • Copywriting
  • Ghostwriting
  • Virtual Assistant
  • Executive Assistant
  • Calendar Management
  • Administrative Support
  • Email Support
  • Multiple Email Account Management
  • Meeting Notes
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I'm an experienced Virtual Assistant and content professional with a strong background in customer-facing content editing. I have experience working for large global brands, maintaining extremely high standards and producing high volumes of content to tight deadlines. My background in hospitality has nurtured my ability to build relationships, while working towards targets and deadlines has taught me how to work both in a team and independently. I'm a self-starter who adapts easily to change and I love taking on new challenges.

Nelia M.
$35/hr
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  • Word Processing
  • Editor
  • Copy Editing
  • English
  • Proofreading
  • Editing & Proofreading
  • Education
  • Linguistics
  • Quality Assurance
  • Data Entry
  • General Transcription

"Quality work delivered in time". Quality Proofreading, Editing, and Transcription $30.00/hr Hi there, my name is Nelia. I'm new to Upwork, but I have 19 years of experience in my chosen field of language practice, which includes English proofreading, editing, and transcription. I am in the process of expanding my freelance business as a professional proofreader and editor. I am a native English speaker with a formal background in education. My love for the English language has brought me to governmental and non-governmental editing, checking academic articles, transcribing debates and hearings, and doing quality assurance for various...

Réne C.
$15/hr
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  • Data Entry
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  • Graphic Design
  • Book Cover
  • Poetry
  • Digital Illustration
  • Editing & Proofreading

Are you looking for that original poem that expresses your ideas on paper? You can't find the words to express yourself or capture that moment. I am a published Author and Illustrator of a children's rhyming book amazon.com/author/rene.curtis. Do you need someone with great Photoshop skills to do a book cover or layout? With many years of graphic design experience and writing poetry, I pride myself on my original lines of rhyme. My creativity and high work standard and the ability to collaborate and work with clients, to make their ideas visual. I'm flexible with an eye for detail. I can design both practical, engaging eBook covers as well...

Patrizia Maxine P.
$25/hr
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  • Typing
  • German
  • Voice Over German
  • German Proofreading
  • English
  • English Spelling
  • English Punctuation
  • English Proofreading
  • Data Entry
  • General Transcription
  • Subtitles
  • Administrative Support
  • Virtual Assistant
  • LinkedIn Plugin
  • Customer Support

I have over 10 Years working experience. English and German are my native languages. I pay great attention to detail and always ensure complete accuracy. I double check my work before final submission and will always ask the right questions, to ensure the job is done correctly. I have done German Voice Overs (voice recording, when a customer calls the airline) for a European Airline. I have done Proofreading for both German and English. I have subtitling experience in both English and German and have experience using a subtitle tool. I also have transcription experience in both English and German. I have experience with Excel, Word &...

Kim W.
$25/hr
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  • SEO Writing
  • Content SEO
  • Content Creation
  • Blog Content
  • Article Writing
  • Creative Writing
  • MS Excel
  • Spreadsheet Software
  • Data Entry
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I am a native English writer with extensive experience in SEO and Keyword writing. I enjoy creating valuable, lead-generating content which is meaningful and captivating to the consumer audience. I am focused with great attention to detail. I have worked in a Quality Assurance environment for many years, assisting writers to improve the quality of their writing and assessing articles produced before publication. My main area of focus throughout my corporate journey has been online gambling and online betting. Now that I am freelancing I would like to expand my focus to include topics which interest me such as (but not limited to):...

Elana R.
$20/hr
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  • General Transcription
  • Typing
  • Administrative Support
  • Data Entry
  • Event Management
  • English Proofreading
  • English
  • Caption
  • Proofreading
  • English Spelling
  • English Grammar
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Word
  • Accuracy Verification
  • PDF Conversion

Experienced, organized Senior Secretary / Office Administrator, with 15+ years of experience who provides an advanced level of secretarial and administrative support—proven ability to manage multiple projects while meeting challenging deadlines. AREAS OF EXPERTISE Transcription Typing Excel Spreadsheets Powerpoint Presentations Data Capturing Content Research Proofreading and Editing Internet Research Administrative support KEY SKILLS & COMPETENCIES Microsoft Office Skills Self-motivated with a flexible attitude Adaptive to change Strong planning and organizational skills Analytical thinking Effective time management Report Writing Skills...

Julia A M L.
$30/hr
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  • Copywriting
  • Copy Editing
  • Proofreading
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  • Blog Writing
  • Article Writing
  • Audacity

I am an experienced copywriter for a company that provides web copy for various platforms. I have experience writing articles, blogs, reviews, home pages, and even short fiction. My particular specialty is in lifestyle topics and buying guides, but I can turn any topic into something fun and catchy, engaging and interesting, and always highly polished. I am experienced in SEO principles and can write high volumes under tight deadlines. I also have experience in copyediting, proofreading and speech transcription. I am proficient in speech transcription and analysis software, such as Audacity, Elan and Praat. My Bachelors degree was in...

Francis W.
$20/hr
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  • Data Entry
  • Databases
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  • Computer Hardware Installation
  • Wix
  • Content Writing
  • Copywriting
  • Technical Writing
  • Qualitative Research
  • Web Design
  • French English
  • Quantitative Research
  • Computer Science
  • English
  • Blog Writing

Qualified IT technician and Bachelor in Computer Sciences student with Background in Web development . Skilled in Microsoft Word, Team Building, WiX, Fashion Design, and Teamwork. Strong engineering professional with a Higher Certificate in Information Technology focused in Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services from Pearson Institute.

Casey F.
$20/hr
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  • Proofreading
  • Data Entry

I am a reliable, hard-working professional with strong attention to detail. I am determined to provide you with high quality work in the shortest possible time. I graduated with an Accounting Degree in 2019, Postgraduate Honours in Accounting in 2021 as well as an English qualification. Therefore I have relevant, professional knowledge and communication skills, both written and oral. I have a reputation for accuracy and client satisfaction.

Khanyo N.
$5/hr
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  • Microsoft Word
  • Proofreading
  • English Proofreading
  • Typing
  • Data Entry
  • General Transcription
  • Microsoft Office
  • Mathematics Tutoring
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Construction Estimating
  • Construction Management
  • Estimator

I am a determined, hard working and disciplined Freelancer who is able to write intelligent, exciting copy about a wide range of subjects. I have the journalistic curiosity needed to analyse complex issues, generate ideas for new content and work independently. I possess excellent writing skills, a graphic eye and an exceptional attention to detail. On a personal level I am someone who is prepared to think the unthinkable and put forward novel approaches and viewpoints. I am also a superb communicator who can adapt my writing style to target a specific audience.

Daniel L.
$25/hr
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  • Microsoft Word
  • Typing
  • Data Entry
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  • Databases
  • Internet Research
  • Google Docs
  • MS Excel
  • Forex Trading
  • ESL Teaching
  • English Punctuation
  • English Proofreading
  • Language Tutor
  • Tutoring
  • English

Hi there, My name is Daniel. I am a 25-year-old currently residing in South Africa. I work from home as I am an English teacher (3 years) and a daytrader. (5 years) I am busy for 1-2 hours in the morning with my trading before having the rest of the day free to do my English teaching or work on any freelance work. I have set a fixed 6 hour window period in my day to allow an efficient and timeous response on my English lessons and any other work/projects I might be working on. I look forward to assisting you!

Lyndsay P.
$15/hr
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  • Databases
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  • Data Entry
  • Typing
  • Lead Generation
  • Administrate
  • Yoga
  • Invoice Managemement
  • Invoice Processing
  • Social Media Account Setup
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Researcher

I am a confident, vibrant, outgoing person who is determined to succeed in every endeavour. Throughout my studies, I maintained administrative positions and client relations, which lead to a permanent position managing a busy office with finance and administration responsibilities. I have a keen interest in working with people and helping others to better themselves and their lives which lead me to start my own mobile yoga business as well as a few other things along the way. I have very strong interpersonal and organisational skills and am more than willing to try and complete tasks that are unfamiliar to me.

Kelley B.
$10/hr
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  • Microsoft Word
  • Typing
  • Internet Research
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Data Entry
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  • Databases
  • Google Docs
  • English
  • Virtual Assistant

I am a literate individual, adept at reading well and typing fast. I worked efficiently and effectively under pressure and is also detail orientated.

Sisipho M.
$5/hr
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  • Communications
  • Typing
  • Xhosa
  • Zulu
  • Audio Transcription
  • General Transcription
  • English
  • Microsoft Word
  • Call Center Agent
  • Customer Service

I will ensure work is completed as per agreement in a timely manner. I pride myself on producing work of the highest quality guaranteed to meet your requirements and delivered on time. I have over 3 years of experience as a transcriber, also I have worked as a call centre agent since 2020 on different platforms therefore I can assure you that you will get the best quality of work from me. My skills are as follow: 80WPH Submitting accurate work Submitting work on time Communication Customer service

Shan-De D.
$35/hr
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  • Virtual Assistance
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
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  • Transcription Timestamping
  • Mathematics Tutoring
  • Virtual Assistant
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Amazon Transcribe
  • Hospitality
  • Civil Engineering

"I'm a civil engineering student with construction experience." I've produced a number of on-site documentation for cost analysis on a micromanagement level. If you require any documentation for cost-related operations, I can gladly assist you. Furthermore, I am a specialist in transcription of video and audio files, so I will be able to relieve you of that duty so that you can focus on other vital aspects of growing your business. - I am proficient in the use of all Microsoft software - I value time and deadlines and complete jobs on time - I have all of the necessary qualifications to produce amazing work - I believe communication is...

Danine S.
$100/hr
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  • Legal Assistance
  • Video Transcription
  • General Transcription
  • Legal Writing
  • Estate Planning
  • Legal Drafting
  • Legal Research
  • Audio Transcription
  • Legal Pleadings
  • Legal Transcription
  • Personal Injury Law
  • Trust, Estate & Will Agreement
  • Legal Documentation
  • Legal Consulting
  • Legal Agreement

I am a law graduate with 17 years' post admission experience in a variety of legal subjects. I specialize in deceased estates and personal injury claims. I am a FISA member

Caitlin-Lee N.
$5/hr
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  • Microsoft Outlook Development
  • Policy Development
  • Database Management System
  • Data Management
  • Policy Analysis
  • Policy Writing
  • Computer Skills
  • Information Management
  • Management Skills
  • Microsoft Word
  • Asset Management
  • Task Creation
  • Task Coordination
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  • Data Entry

Senior Administration Clerk I am currently in my first year online studies for a BCom in Public Administration at Rosebank College. I am a highly motivated and goal orientated individual who works well with time sensitive deadlines and under high pressure.

Natinah J.
$50/hr
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  • Data Segmentation
  • Medical Billing & Coding
  • Medical Procedure Coding
  • Video Transcription
  • Medical Condition Coding
  • Audio Transcription
  • General Transcription
  • Medical Terminology

I am an experienced medical accounts clerk and have a wide range of knowledge about various medical specialists terminology and would love to assist you with your transcribing and/ dictations. My long term roles speak for itself and proves I have the skills to assist you in making your company thrive without the stress of training

Kat K.
$24/hr
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  • Proofreading
  • Copy Editing
  • General Transcription
  • Editing & Proofreading

"Ridiculously efficient" - cosmetic surgeon, London. "An excellent job, going beyond expectations in terms of quality and timely delivery. 10/10 would hire again." - UpWork client. "Thanks for being so quick and responsive." - EU marketing firm. I've been freelancing for more than a decade, most of my work revolving around copy-editing, proofing and transcribing, over a broad range of subjects. My diverse work history, eye for detail and high standard of native English make me perfectly suited for this kind of work. I have a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, am a qualified veterinary nurse and, before my freelance life, had...

Mia R.
$30/hr
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  • Copywriting
  • Article Writing
  • Creative Writing
  • Proofreading
  • Editor
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I am a freelance travel writer and editor on a full-time basis. I have a BA Languages and Literature degree, specialising in journalism and have worked in the publishing/print industry for over 20 years. I have worked as the Chief Copy Editor for Glamour magazine, as well as Managing Editor for One Small Seed magazine. I have worked for several websites and online travel companies, writing all their website copy for destinations around the globe. I also write for non-travel sectors, such as the design and architecture industry, fashion and general news, I have an exemplary work ethic, excellent organisational and time management skills...

Zanne S.
$23/hr
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  • Voice-Over
  • Voice Talent
  • Writing
  • Editor
  • Proofreading
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I have a Masters Degree in Drama and am also a professional voice artist. I have a professional home studio and have much experience in recording and editing sound. I am also an excellent writer, editor and proofreader (having majored in English at university level; written a Masters thesis; and being a creative writer myself). And I have extensive experience in transcription and data capturing. I also have a BSc degree in Dietetics, and am therefore have a comprehensive knowledge about nutrition, health, physiology and human science; as well as academic writing.

Ariella R.
$15/hr
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  • Writing
  • Data Entry
  • Statistics
  • Data Modeling
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Proposal Writing
  • Data Science
  • Data Analysis

Hi there Thank you for viewing my profile. I am studying towards a PhD in Ecological Statistics. I have a strong drive for acquiring knowledge, and am interested in learning about diverse academic and technical fields. Working as a freelancer on the Upwork platform has presented me with this opportunity – I get introduced to a range of interesting topics through taking on fascinating jobs! I am keen work in as many fields as possible, with the goals of continually building on my existing skills and acquiring new ones. I am adept at: - Academic writing - Grant writing - Academic and general research - Data wrangling and analysis in R and...

Sonia J.
$13/hr
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  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration
  • Writing
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  • Web Design
  • WordPress
  • Microsoft Office
  • Vector Graphic
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • CorelDRAW
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Vector Graphic
  • Vector Art

My current Specializations include Graphic Design, Vector Recreation, Illustration, Simple 2D Animation, Concept Artist for character design, HTML and Wordpress Website setup. Starting our as a designer, over a span of around 12+ years, Ive been exposed and had the pleasure of working in various fields of design. Ranging from printing presses to local newspaper and magazine companies, all the way to managing marketing and product websites, today I understand the process of starting from something on paper and taking it all the way to print, web and how to market that product in advertising and alike. As studied, my greatest strength still...

Courtney K.
$10/hr
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  • Administrative Support
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  • Academic Proofreading
  • Proofreading
  • Translation

I am a certified transcriptionist who loves the English Language, whether Linguistics or Literature. My love for the language makes the jobs I take become fun and easy to perfect. I am also a Human Resource Administrator which is an attribute to consider, because I will do my best to provide you with the respect you deserve. I'll fully manage your brief from start to finish. Regular communication is of utmost importance to me, so please keep in touch.

Kingston C.
$25/hr
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  • Social Media Advertising
  • Data Analysis
  • Copywriting
  • General Transcription
  • Technical Support
  • Logo Design
  • English Proofreading
  • System Security
  • Desktop Support

I am a digital marketing and content creation specialist with years of progressive experience in all aspects of digital marketing and design, including proven results in content strategy, email marketing, social media marketing, SEO, design, and more. I am proficient in several platforms, including Adobe Creative Suite, WordPress, Hubspot, Final Cut Pro, and a host of other creative and production-based software. I help small businesses turn concepts into profit with empathetic and clever writing. My creative approach is informed by research and results. As an additional bonus, I'm willing to assist with Data Entry tasks as I am...

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