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Roy W. Rimmer CMC

Roy W. Rimmer CMC

30 yrs of Sales & Marketing Experience Certified Business Development

United States - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 4

In my well over 30 years in the business environment, I have gained experience in a wide range of businesses needs. Business Development and training sales and marketing professionals in numerous businesses. Working with start up companies as well as established businesses. Looking for an organization that will allow me to enhance and use all my current skills and abilities to their fullest. The opportunity to increase the profitability of your business and motivate others to succeed and build a successful business.

100% Job Success
$16.32 /hr
870 hours

Steven D.

Steven D.

Marketing and Sales Expert, Business Plan and Strategy Development

United States - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 1

Not long ago I heard someone say, "If you think it's expensive to hire a professional, just wait until you hire an amateur". If you have an immediate need put me on it to bring solutions to you quickly. Every project you hire me for deserves a winning strategy. I live to create win-win-win scenarios because it brings you not just new repeat clients but many champion advocates. I am: * Highly resilient and persistent. * Focused and determined. * Friendly and amiable. * Interested and interesting. People tell me again and again I am a breath of fresh air. Steve

80% Job Success
$43.00 /hr
1,337 hours

Predrag Milenkovic

Predrag Milenkovic

Sales, telemarketing, financial analysis, business development

Serbia - Tests: 8

I have been working in financial industry, sales and customer relationship over 15 years. During this period I improved my communication skills, being fully capable to successfully connect with different partners and provide them hassle free service. I also learned a lot about financial management, real-estate financing, corporate finance, business development and management, as well as about banking. Clients’ satisfaction is of utmost importance to me, so I am always ready to go the extra mile in order to provide best result. I am proficient in different softwares, like MS Office package, Adobe Photoshop and web-development tools.

$11.11 /hr
0 hours

Rudolf Jerome Ragay

Rudolf Jerome Ragay Agency Contractor

Founder at Bestgreat Service Outsourcing | Expert in Sales & Marketing

Philippines - Tests: 13 - Portfolio: 50

Founder and Proprietor at Bestgreat Service Outsourcing, a consultancy company registered in the Philippines and an online business solutions provider at (formerly known as with dynamic and efficient professional contractors committed to perform and meet clients' needs with excellent service. Skills: deliver world-class and great service in sales, marketing, business development, business management, project management, financial consultancy, insurance underwriting, staffing, recruitment, hiring and customer service.

Associated with: Bestgreat Service Outsourcing

89% Job Success
$11.00 /hr
7,244 hours

Michael C.

Michael C. Agency Contractor

Operations Manager, Project Manager, Six Sigma Master Black Belt

Philippines - Tests: 24 - Portfolio: 4

Recognized throughout my career for being a visionary and innovative leader, leveraging knowledge of reporting, feedback, engagement and planning to significantly increase productivity and achieve targets and long term goals and seeking a position in your company, bringing 12 years of working experience, management and leadership. I will be able to help you with the following: - Operations Management - Project Management - Lean Six Sigma / Process Improvements - Call Center Consulting / Call Center Setup / Campaign Broker - Crowdsourcing & Crowdfunding - Business & Management Consulting - Reporting & Business Analysis - Customer Service, Sales Training & Quality Assurance - Workforce and Scheduling - Admin Setup (Salesforce, Five9, Zendesk, ZohoCRM, etc) - Technical Training & Product Training - Training Modules and eLearning Courses Author - Technical Skills (Level 1 - 3 Tech Support Expert) - Internet Marketing (Adlinkr, Response360, Constant Contact, PureSend etc) - Web Development (Wordpress, Joomla, etc) - Web Design, SEO, Web Hosting, VoIP, Call Center and other services Glad to be of service!

Associated with: Performance 360 Solutions OLD, Performance360 Solutions Inc

100% Job Success
$22.22 /hr
7,411 hours

Usman Ghani

Usman Ghani Agency Contractor

General Manager, Sales and Customer Service GURU

Pakistan - Tests: 16 - Portfolio: 2

I have 7+ years of experience in sales & customer service industry and worked as a project manager in call center for 4 years. Below are a few jaw dropping reasons why I am the best fit. 1- I have taken upwork customer service skills test and got FIRST position out of all (more than one lack twenty thousand) test takers. 2- My upwork feedback score has been 5/5 throughout. 3- My client satisfaction and job success rate is 100% (approved and certified by upwork). 4- I am among elite upwork freelances group. 5- I speak (+write) flawless English in American accent. 6- I have been doing email customer support for 3+ years. 7- I also have managerial experience and can easily manage multiple teams and projects. As a project manager I was personally responsible for, 1- Developing and implementing sales plans and customer service policies. 2- Managing multiple customer service and sales projects with associated teams and clients simultaneously. 3- Hiring and firing of staff. 4- Training new employees on sales and customer service skills. 5- Quality assurance. 6- Account management. 7- Business development. 8- Negotiating and finalizing deals with clients. 9- Other Admin tasks.

Associated with: Info-Tec

100% Job Success
$16.67 /hr
3,726 hours

Siegmond T.

Siegmond T. Agency Contractor

Telemarketer, Appointment Setter and Sales Closer

Philippines - Tests: 8

I am a telemarketing professional. I have 8 years of experience handling campaigns for US, Canada, UK and Australia. I specialize in appointment setting, product demos and closing sales. I do email marketing and social media marketing as well. The largest contract I have delivered for a client was worth $30,000. I also do customer service through phone, email and live chat. My goal is to make every campaign I work with grow and to establish long term relationships with companies that knows how to treat their employees right.

Associated with: Stallion Outsourcing Ltd

98% Job Success
$8.89 /hr
2,680 hours

Ryan Y.

Ryan Y.

Payroll, Accounting, HR, Business Development, Data Entry, Sales

Jamaica - Tests: 6

A highly resourceful, flexible, innovative, and enthusiastic individual who possesses a considerable amount of knowledge regarding Administrative and Office Procedures, Payroll, Accounting, Business Development, Operations Management, Sales, Telemarketing & Customer Service. I am a quick learner who can absorb new ideas and is experienced in coordinating, planning and organizing a wide range of administrative activities. I am well organised and an excellent team player with a proven ability to work proactively in a complex and busy environment. I am looking to develop my career in a fast moving environment, and is currently looking for a suitable position with a company that values passion, integrity and hard work. I am proficient in using systems such as ORACLE, Peoplesoft, Kronos, ADP, Quickbooks, Peachtree, Turbo-payroll, Great Plain, Central Reservation System (CRS) and many other software packages.

85% Job Success
$11.11 /hr
103 hours

Laura W.

Laura W.


United States - Tests: 5

I would like to find consistent work. I have a background in telemarketing, email marketing, sales, lead generation and appointment setting. I have 20+ years experience in a call center environment. I am also a licensed Insurance agent in Texas, Florida and California. I have done technical support and sales in the telecommunications field. I believe in a good work ethic. Discipline and dedication.

$22.22 /hr
1,750 hours

Nitin D.

Nitin D. Agency Contractor

International Marketing/Sales,Sourcing,Business Consultant

India - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 8

I am having vast experience in global sourcing, marketing of various products and providing business consultancy. Having specialization in Foreign Trade along with working experience for reputed organisation in globally sourcing , finding buyers and developing new market for the different types products has helped to develop deeper insight in Foreign Trade. I have worked extensively on the following (1) International Marketing & Sales (2) Marketing Research (3) Sourcing Products (4) Business Consultancy Besides this I have experience in the Export/ Import with focus on the following: (1)Export/Import potential of different market, products & services (2)Tariff & Non Tariff Barrier of different countries (3) International Treaty for marketing of product. I have worked for different sectors like Engineering,Electrical & Electronics, Logistic, Food Processing,Agriculture etc Having worked on many projects in International Marketing & Sales, my core expertise is on : (1) International Marketing & Sales of products. (2) Potential Market Research & Developing New Markets (3) Analysis Competitors Product & Marketing Strategy, Tariff/Non Tariff Barrier for Product & Treaties with Potential market Country. (4) Developing Business Plan (5) Increasing Product Sales - Internet Marketing & Lead Generation, Other Marketing Promotional Activites. (6) Sourcing Products. (7) QMS Implementation & Audits (8) Providing Business Consultancy

Associated with: Neosource

92% Job Success
$11.11 /hr
885 hours