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  1. Ivory G.

    Ivory G.

    Experienced and Educated Executive Admin Assistant

    United States - Tests: 1

    In my past 10 years I have been an executive assistant that also performed the role of an assistant office manager, a receptionist, a customer service representative, a customer service trainer in and out of a call center environment, efficiently worked out of my home office setting appointments, and have had the experience of being teller/member service rep. I have managed budgets, kept company calendars, answered multiple phone line system, planned events, developed marketing ideas, kept logs of my hours and appointments set in my home office, and accurately organized office documents to keep things running smoothly as an assistant office manger. With my recent marketing degree I have a thorough knowledge of successful marketing techniques and familiarity with the complete MS Office Suite. I pride myself in the ability keep things organized to maintain a streamline and effective home office. Overall, I am an experienced, energetic, sharp, friendly, goal oriented, quick learner with a track record of unmatched customer service and people skills that led to success in meeting and excelling company goals. I acquire a knack for leaving a good impression in business relations, therefore, adding to the customer base throughout my employment history. I have received recognition for a creative marketing idea that increased the company’s overall bottom line. Motivated and ambitious with excellent interpersonal communication, creative marketing techniques, relationship management, and presentation skills, a proactive leader with a passion to execute goals, deliver customer satisfaction, and improve the financial outlook for whomever I have the pleasure of working.

    $16.67 /hr
    123 hours
    4.96
  2. Sarah Coots

    Sarah Coots Agency Contractor

    Rockstar Virtual Assistant & Founder, Distance Assistants

    United States - Portfolio: 1

    Before joining the at-home work force, I worked as a legal assistant in a management position for a busy law firm. I enjoy fast-paced, challenging work, and I pride myself on my professionalism. I have experience in handling every facet of business operations from simple data entry and calendaring to client meetings and drafting professional letters and contracts; and from debt collection and human resources to property management. I have some limited experience with HUD preparation, as the firm I worked for specialized in real estate transactions. Additionally, I am proficient with Quickbooks, Excel, Word, Practicemaster, and Tabs; and I have experience with Citrix.

    Associated with: Distance Assistants

    $35.00 /hr
    394 hours
    5.00
  3. Aileen P.

    Aileen P.

    Experienced Content Moderator

    Philippines - Tests: 4

    I was a link builder and a virtual assistant for an advertising company from Canada. I do different tasks given to me like being a content creator for their site, scanning files and researching keywords. I have worked there for almost two years. I I have good command in English language both written and oral. I also have a good internet connection at home.

    $4.44 /hr
    6,257 hours
    4.68
  4. Orvi M.

    Orvi M.

    Top 5% of Successful oDesk Freelancers (Administrative Assistant, VA)

    Philippines - Tests: 13 - Portfolio: 7

    The typhoon hit our place last December 2011 and destroyed most of the things I worked hard for as an entrepreneur. May 2012, that's the time I became active working online as a: -Business Consultant, - Website Content Writer, - Virtual Assistant, - Administrative Assistant, - Researcher, - Human Resource/ Outsourcing Assistant, -Marketing Assistant, - Customer Service Representative, -Transcriptionist; - ESL Tutor; etc and have since turned it into my full time job. I have had clients from around the world, and I have worked on projects using my knowledge and skills in - Research; - Microsoft Tools (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.); - Bookkeeping/ Accounting; - Recruiting; - Business Analysis; - Google Docs; - Email marketing - LinkedIn/ Facebook, etc; - MYOB; - Sales and Marketing; - Project Planning; - English, etc. From the beginning, I have remained punctual, communicative, and cooperative with every client I have worked with. I have initiative and I am very resourceful. I make my job my passion, and that is reflected in the output I develop. Feel free to contact me if you think I can help you with any project. Good day! :)

    $7.78 /hr
    6,980 hours
    4.71
  5. robelle ann divino

    robelle ann divino

    Professional Transcriptionist/Photographer/Telemarketer

    Philippines - Tests: 6

    I have been working online for five years now. My first job was an Online Math Tutor in the year 2010. Then I became a transcriptionist for a particular website before I came to Odesk. I have worked with them for over a year. I have good listening skills and I believe I am proficient in the English language both oral and written. I know how to use Photoshop as I have an active contract as a DIY Photographer for an anonymous internet site. I am time conscious and I can get the job done on time except for some instances of power interruption here in our location. I can work well under the least supervision. I always try my best to deliver quality work at all times. Also, I have been hired as a telemarketer in one of the outsourced companies here in the Philippines. So I can also do part time telemarketing jobs.

    $5.56 /hr
    856 hours
    4.77
  6. Almira Bianca Galibut

    Almira Bianca Galibut

    Human Resource Officer

    Philippines - Tests: 2

    I am currently working online as a Human Resource Manager for almost 2 years now. I handle recruitment, payroll, team management, project management, and other administrative tasks. As for my previous online job experiences: I was an Online Transcriptionist for 3 months under MRT Babbletype. On the other hand I was also a Virtual Assistant for almost a year under Jaiya Co. I handle Wordpress management and marketing. I am searching for a new job wherein my hard work will be much appreciated. I would like to work in a healthy and productive environment wherein everyone is treated fair in all circumstances.

    $4.44 /hr
    25 hours
    4.11
  7. Nomcebo Gumede

    Nomcebo Gumede

    Virtual Assistant/Content Writer

    South Africa - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 2

    I am a Virtual/Personal Assistant and Content Writer with 4 years experience outside oDesk, I have key competencies in Office Administration, Project Management, Editing, Writing and Internet Research. My skills in Communication, particularly the English language – both verbal and written – are excellent. My work experience on oDesk is working on Voice Overs, Transcriptions, Office Administration and Writing Kindle Book Reviews.

    $7.00 /hr
    109 hours
    5.00
  8. Chloe Bahal

    Chloe Bahal

    Customer service, communications, email response handling, Zendesk

    United States - Tests: 8

    I am a University graduate with a B.A. in Art History. My language and descriptive skills have earned me academic scholarships and recognition on national levels. I am well organized, efficient, and self motivated. The key to my success has been to learn quickly and to then reach for a higher personal and professional standard by seeking additional responsibilities. I have a genuine interest in helping people find what is truly best for them [whether it’s a product or a service]. My goal has always been to exceed the expectations of both my employer as well as my customer. Although the above is only a brief snapshot, this philosophy has served me well in my professional career.

    $22.00 /hr
    2,660 hours
    4.98
  9. Mareone M.

    Mareone M.

    Experienced Virtual Asst/Customer Service Rep/Social Media Expert

    Philippines - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 1

    Over the last four years, I have worked as a customer assistance representative and personal assistant for various individuals, delivering various tasks with quality and efficiency. Moreover, I have written and rewritten a multitude of informative contents for SEO purposes during my early years in the business. Additionally, I have managed various social media accounts for sales and promotion purposes. With the variety of tasks I have handled over the years, I assure you that you won't regret hiring as part of our team. My abilities and skills have enabled me to be on top of everything I do. My core competencies lie in professionalism, high quality customer service, English proficiency, fast turnaround time, meeting deadlines and most importantly CUSTOMER SATISFACTION. I have worked with countless individuals all across the globe which has further enhanced my communication and interaction skills, not only with my employers, but to my team members as well. Investing your time with me will never be a regret, and that I guarantee you.

    $6.00 /hr
    4,212 hours
    4.84
  10. Alistair Sonaram

    Alistair Sonaram

    Executive | Consultant | Recruiter | Assistant

    Guyana - Tests: 15 - Portfolio: 3

    Alistair Sonaram is a youth entrepreneur whose broad based work experience comes through his non-profit, non-governmental and friendly society organizations and groups he has allocated and requested of him to be part of. In the last four years Alistair has evolved to be a strong LGBTI advocate in his home country, while doing so achieve awareness from international entities which he has part taken with on this issue among, education, social security and employment. Additionally to his experience he has assisted in the recruitment of employees and volunteers for specific projects and undertaken the role of supervisor and manager for some projects also. Alistair has proven himself as a responsible, reliable man to take charge of duties bestowed upon, uses initiative and innovative. Apart from his drive, he is also an aspiring linguist in the languages of Spanish and Portuguese.

    $7.78 /hr
    19 hours
    4.01