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  1. Victoria Andre King-Voreadi

    Victoria Andre King-Voreadi

    Innovative content for web or print publication.

    Greece - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 3

    Raised and educated in southern California I have worked as a freelance English language scriptwriter, editor and translator in Greece since 1992. Since 2010 I have also provided original S.E.O. web content primarily for tourism related businesses. I specialize in application specific text so I am able to create informative, entertaining and/or promotional text related to a wide array of fields and disciplines; from composing the users' manual for a travel product database, creating promotional flyers and lyrics for advertising,to writing broadcast program scripts and voice over narration. In the fall of 2015 my first novel will be published by an American publishing company. I am characterized by my belief that a true understanding of the clients vision and goals is the key to successful work. In the summer of 2016 I will be relocating to Toronto, Canada.

    $16.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  2. Brittany Carter

    Brittany Carter

    Personal Assistant, Organizing and Planning

    United States - Tests: 2

    To deliver results on all my assignments (small or large) that will surpass your expectations by employing my 7 years of experience of strong administrative, organizational, multitasking and personal assistant skills, my professional hands-on experience, as well as my ability to learn and adapt quickly. I will provide you with an exceptionally reliable, professional worker, able to perform with minimal supervision, quickly and efficiently. Many of my services set me apart from other virtual and personal assistants. These skills include my eye for detail, my positive and personable nature, and my ability to perform to your highest standards. I succeed and perform my best in a demanding, fast-paced environment and am highly self-motivated and have a strong drive to achieve personal and corporate objectives. Kevin Fell of KevinsOffroad.com says "I've contracted with Brittany multiple times over the last 3 years, and she has done an amazing job with everything I give her, and also did a fantastic job helping me organize my office as well. As a small business owner, unable to hire a full-time person for one job, it's great to have Brittany available to help me with special projects that she's MUCH better at than I would be." My valuable skills include, but are not limited to: - Competent, problem solver, adapts well to any environment, flexible about working overtime. - Exceptional written and interpersonal communication, customer service, organizational, and multi-tasking skills. - Highly motivated, detail oriented, and eager to accept new challenges. - Excellent planning skills with attention to detail. - Strong commitment to team performance and excellence with the ability to contribute and follow directives when appropriate. - Highly effective leadership, communication, and motivational skills. - Proficient at developing and maintaining administrative processes to improve accuracy and efficiency. - Able to identify goals, prioritize and resolve issues. - Effective at meeting deadlines and working under pressure.

    $18.52 /hr
    101 hours
    0.00
  3. Jonathan Albert Uy

    Jonathan Albert Uy

    FREELANCER

    Philippines - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 3

    I intend to do my best in any way I can and to be a responsible and efficient affiliate adhering to company's policies and standards. I've been working for almost 5 yrs now. Currently working in a BPO company current position is Recruitment Officer and Home Based Email Marketer. Also worked at a Lending and Investment Company. Also worked as a Graphic Designer. Handled phone calls for both inbound and outbound. Trained to handle interviews for applicants and interns. Encoder. Etc...

    $5.56 /hr
    1,149 hours
    0.00
  4. Tara Geer-Leiker

    Tara Geer-Leiker

    Professional Curriculum Developer, Writer, Researcher, and Consultant

    United States

    With a MA and Ed.S. in Counseling Psychology and certification in K-12 School Counseling, I have extensive experience and a strong skill set in a range of areas inclusive of Psychology and writing of curriculum and content, as well as program development. In addition I am an excellent researcher. I attended a Research I institution and have a large amount of experience in the research field and writing of professional and academic articles. I can help you by meeting your needs. I am in the Psychology field, but have incorporated so many other areas into my work and life. I will attach my vitae with each of my proposals so you can explore my detailed background and see that I am likely a great match in what you are looking for if you are seeking a solid professional to help. I am a hard-worker who is responsible and dependable. I also am independent, driven, and detail-oriented. My field experience is extraordinary and I will provide you with high quality original work.

    $50.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.67
  5. Felix O.

    Felix O.

    Grants/content and article writing/Research

    Kenya - Portfolio: 1

    Are you in need of high quality and authentic content, then with me you have a competent and diligent partner. I work with a motto where I don't only provide a service to my clients but a solution. I am a dedicated, fast, accurate, efficient, reliable, detail oriented and flexible full time freelancer. I have expert knowledge on Content Writing, SEO, Marketing, Creative Writing and Website Design. This has made me to be featured in more than 5 top ranking magazines and news papers in Kenya. I believe that I have what it takes to provide superior quality work to all my clients. I have great skills in grants management, administrative work and excellent in Microsoft Office. I'm an expert in Word, PowerPoint, PDF, Excel, data entry, research and analysis. I believe in accuracy, timely and giving of honest feedback and taking my work seriously. I am a finance officer by profession. Am willing to work in long term contracts.

    $14.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  6. Mylene grace R.

    Mylene grace R.

    Wardrobe Stylist/Consultant, Fashion Buyer, Social Media Analyst

    Philippines - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 1

    I have worked as a fashion blogger, recruiter, writer and social media partner for contractors here in odesk. I am currently an Assistant General Manager in our family business, an ISO certified company, that has been running for more than 30 years. I was connected with a Mall here in our place as a Junior Buyer/Purchaser of the Accessories Department. I actually am a Registered Nurse in the Philippines by profession.

    $8.00 /hr
    194 hours
    4.73
  7. Amber G.

    Amber G.

    Creative Content Writer and Human Resources Specialist

    Canada - Tests: 5

    From website blog posts to creative short story pieces, I am a multifaceted freelance writer looking to assist you through effective communication. My extensive experience in office administration has crafted me into a professional, timely individual who loves to do things correctly and quickly. I can effectively communicate any topic through the power of written word, from ergonomics articles to fictitious work. I am thrilled to be a part of your vision, and hope to partner with you soon! Regards, Amber

    $10.00 /hr
    18 hours
    4.80
  8. Gladys B.

    Gladys B.

    Customer Support, Seasoned Writer, Financial Adviser, & HR Specialist

    Philippines - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 4

    Thank you for viewing my profile. I am a seasoned worker with multitude of skills. I have experience in the following: • Call Center – 3 years, Customer Service, Technical Support, Corporate/Sales in Voice/Email Support • Law Office – 4 years, Secretary • Hotel and Restaurant Management and Poultry Operations/Livestock/Feeds – 3 years, years, Executive Assistant and Human Resource Specialist/Partner/Recruiter/Trainer • Insurance – (AIA/AIG) – 2 years, as a Financial Adviser/Insurance Sales Agent I am passionate to organizing things. I am a natural leader with strong work ethic, have excellent attention to details, motivated and diligent. I can work in minimal or even no supervision at all. I am a Writer since 5th grade. Currently, I do minimal part-time editing, writing and proofreading from various SEO companies. I write 40 wpm. I am in love about today's technologies and loves accomplishing tasks taking advantage of them. I have experience using/doing the following: • MS Office – Word, Powerpoint, Excel • Wordpress • Adobe Photoshop and Acrobat • CRM • Web Browsers such as IE, Safari, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome • Office Outlook • Basic Accounting – Balance Sheet • Website Management – Store and Blog site With a mix of skills in human-relations, admin. work, communication, and customer service, I remain enthusiastic to contribute to any undertakings.

    $8.89 /hr
    225 hours
    4.60
  9. Elizabeth Stamour sosa

    Elizabeth Stamour sosa

    Independent Contractor

    Dominican Republic - Tests: 14 - Portfolio: 3

    Hello, my name is Elizabeth. I have over ten years in the customer service field, including being a Team Leader over seven co-workers. I have over six years of experience as a Test Plan Engineer. I have experience with both automatic and manual testing in QC and QA, which makes me very detailed oriented. I am a reliable, self-motivated individual. I work hard in any task I'm given. I am fluent in English, French, and Creole. I have good office skills and work well in fields such as translation, typing, internet researching, data entry, and various customer services. I type 65 wpm with a 98% accuracy. I enjoy working with customer support and love working with data and information.

    $11.11 /hr
    3,816 hours
    4.99
  10. Deepthika P.

    Deepthika P.

    Accountant / Creative Writer

    Sri Lanka - Tests: 6

    My passions are taking on challenging accounting work and creative writing. Highly contrasting interests, but equally enjoyable to me!! I am good at writing about anything and everything but writing fiction is at the top of my list. I love creating interesting and witty stories based on any story outline given to me and also developing plots for books, myself. I like to write stories that can be enjoyed by a wide audience. From the accounting aspect, I use my professional knowledge as a fellow member of The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants of UK and my comprehensive work experience to submit hundred percent accurate assignments to my clients within the scheduled time frame as I understand the importance of accurate and timely financial reporting and analysis to companies. I have 20 years experience in accounting work and have used Xero, QuickBooks, MYOB, Access Data Bases, Excel and other related software during the course of my work. I have worked in Australia and Sri Lanka.

    $16.67 /hr
    705 hours
    4.67