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  1. Jenny Allport

    Jenny Allport

    Master's Degree / Project Controls

    Canada

    I have a Master's Degree in Environmental Design (urban design, green design, natural disaster redevelopment), a BA in History (microhistories and storytelling), and a Diploma in Visual Communication (art, photography, graphic design). I am an avid traveller and have been to 46 countries so far! My work experience in primarily in Project Controls - planning, scheduling, cost control and client reporting - being the Senior Project Controls Lead on projects between $5 million - $100 million. I have 10 years experience in construction / oil and gas industries. I have decided to move to an island in the tropics and am interested in freelancing and contract work. I am also writing two book. Feel free to contact me if you have questions or projects you need assistance with. Thanks! Jenny

    $27.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  2. Janise D.

    Janise D.

    Multi-faceted Writer

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 3

    A student for many years I've traveled America, Canada, and Europe. Now it's time to settle down and bring the skills and knowledge I've gained to others. I'm self-motivated, detail oriented, as well as willing and able to complete most tasks given to me.

    $16.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  3. Shawn V.

    Shawn V.

    Creator//Exceler

    United States - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 15

    Columbia MBA. US Army veteran. Ranked in top 0.02%. Tested top 1% in multiple skill areas. I am the founder, owner and sole operator of Red Nov Consulting, a firm that specializes in Excel consulting and financial analysis. I help businesses and individuals optimize their spreadsheets and create user-friendly, efficient, dynamic and unique solutions for their needs. I am fluent in visual basic (VBA) and have 15+ years experience working with Excel's advanced functions and features. I am a freelancer you can trust. I have performed 60+ jobs and received a perfect 5-star rating with multiple repeat clients. What clients are saying: - "Extremely responsive and knowledgeable." - "I can wholeheartedly recommend him." - "Went above and beyond." - "Shawn rocked!" - "Best you are going to find...period." - "One of a kind." - "Fast and professional." I hope to help you today.

    $50.00 /hr
    1,341 hours
    4.96
  4. Shilpa Verma

    Shilpa Verma

    MBA, Independent Research and Writing

    United States - Portfolio: 5

    Research and analysis: Extensive experience in company and industry analysis using secondary research resources available. The combined background of engineering and finance, gives me the tools needed to understand the details of a business both from a manufacturing and business side. In addition to conducting in depth industry research reports, I have also worked with clients to research financial trends, and create company specific projects. Maintain an active blog as a passion for writing at www.shilpaverma.com

    $45.00 /hr
    4 hours
    4.47
  5. Kathryn Hitt

    Kathryn Hitt

    Operations Mgr, Editor, Blogger & Marketing Specialist

    United States - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 1

    Excellent data entry and grammar skills. Extensive customer service experience. Attention to detail. Current employment is a Buyer/Purchasing Agent for 5 years. Previous was Operations Manager for an over 100,000 sq ft retail store. Extensive Administrative Experience and Human Resources, including payroll entry and records keeping. Confidential record keeping experience. I relish fast paced, quick turn projects and am a self starter, self motivated and do not quit until the project is completed. Rate stated below is due to over 20 years experience. It is negotiable depending on the project and whether short or long term.

    $10.00 /hr
    2 hours
    0.00
  6. KAMALESWAR BORO

    KAMALESWAR BORO

    Researcher For a Life

    India - Portfolio: 1

    A self dependent individual honed with multi-skills, quick learner, eye for a detail, expert researcher and a writer. I have joined Ph.D not for a degree but my curiosity and enthusiasm to undertake research and research related activities. I love to research all sorts of astonishing facts from all disciplines because I believe that no matter how short or long one's life is it's always best to learn and unlearn things and relate them with real life. I assure of consistency in work and communication, 100% guaranteed satisfaction and diligent work ethics.

    $16.00 /hr
    33 hours
    4.80
  7. Jeremiah H.

    Jeremiah H.

    Design & IT Sage

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 4

    The Communications Specialist/Electronics. Writes text, obtains approval and sends various electronic communications, including but not limited to fax blasts, phone blasts, e-mail blasts, surveys, intra-organization e-mails, and responses to e-mail requests.Posts new information on the website (events, reports, photographs and other content). Writes and prepares text for website entries.Maintains and updates the website. Uses web site analytics to track site usage. Organizes effective external e-mail communications system. Coordinates e-mail and fax lists. Integrates web site with organization’s computer system. Develops new features and functionality for website. Assists with graphic design projects, as needed. Develops interactive media projects such as list serves, blogs and bulletin boards.Manages all social media platforms, including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Tumbler, and YouTube. Plans and implements social media campaigns.

    $11.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  8. Rakibul I.

    Rakibul I.

    Wikipedia - SEO - Web Research - Marketing

    Bangladesh - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 12

    Top Rated Wikipedian! I'm proud to be an Wikipedian . I have over 4 years professional experience of Wikipedia article writing ( Creation), Restoration & Syntax coding. I'm a member of AFC and recent changes petroller in Englsih Wikipedia & MediaWiki Foundation. Also i'm a Rollback Admin. I would like to help you with - Wikipedia, SEO, SMM, Data entry, Administrative support & Marketing! I'm Rakibul I Khocon a responsive Freelancer who aspires to utilize strong Freelance work and deep knowledge to deliver top high quality results that helps my clients.

    $10.00 /hr
    251 hours
    4.92
  9. 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
  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