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  1. Thomas T.

    Thomas T.

    Programmer/Analyst/Content writer/Transciptionist

    India - Tests: 3

    Being brought up in a country where English is quintessentially the official language, I am well versed and proficient in both US and UK versions of the English language. I have had extensive proof reading and editing experience. I am skilled in all versions of MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Being trained to be an engineer, I have also acquired programming skills of a modest level. I prefer to work with clients who are looking for good quality work at a reasonable rate. Rest assured, I will deliver what is needed, when it is needed.

    $5.00 /hr
    27 hours
    4.60
  2. Shila Kumar

    Shila Kumar

    Article Writer, Hindi Translator, Math Worksheets

    India - Portfolio: 12

    An experienced author with 10 books published in my name and professional service provider with 200+ satisfied customers across the world. Successfully completed around 425 projects on a wide variety of topics. 20+ years of professional & teaching experience as a College Principal. I provide specialized services in the areas of academic writing, eBooks, tutorial, content writing, article writing on personal finance, investment & stock market analysis, quiz, recipe, case studies, assignments, internet research, Hindi translation, transcription, typing in MS Word, mathematical and technical typing, PDF to WORD, editing, formatting, HTML, PowerPoint Presentation, cut and paste, data entry in website, and other back office services. I always ensure high quality service and on time. I provide 100% original work. I check all my works through CopyScape premium software to avoid any plagiarism issue later.

    $10.00 /hr
    266 hours
    4.69
  3. Jake C.

    Jake C.

    Professional Editor and Writer

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 5

    Jake is a professional editor and content writer with a Bachelor's degree in English and Creative Writing. He has written; website content, press releases, non-fiction, fiction, poetry, reviews, recipes, how-to's, academic research papers and has experience with Wordpress, Submittable, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram as well as all MSoffice applications. He has edited; literary journals, website content, press releases, academic research papers, and all genres of creative writing. He has a diverse working background that ranges from ranch-hand to Chef de cuisine. His specialty is versatility. From chainsaw maintenance, to how to make the perfect beurre blanc, he can write professional articles on a wide spectrum of activities.

    $22.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  4. Sarah Muliadi

    Sarah Muliadi

    Blog writer and editor

    United States - Portfolio: 6

    I have been managing the comic strip blog "Oh Mercy MiMi" since its launch on Jan. 31, 2014. For this blog (which I co-own), I write reviews of comic books and edit reviews written by the blog's other owner. I also prepare interviews of comic authors, artists, and animators for posting by editing the completed interviews and writing introductory material for them. Here is the blog URL: http://ohmercymimi.tumblr.com/ I have always had a natural inclination to easily express myself through the written word. All through my years in college and graduate school, I received high grades and commendations from my professors regarding the quality of my written assignments. My writing and editing skills enhanced my work in scientific research and teaching, and they continue to be an invaluable asset in my responsibilities as a co-owner of an arts and education business. I am proficient in a variety of writing types and styles, and honing my craft is an ongoing venture of mine.

    $22.22 /hr
    1 hours
    5.00
  5. Brianna L.

    Brianna L.

    Policy and Communications Professional

    United States - Tests: 1

    As an avid reader, ambitious writer, and award-winning public speaker, I further honed my communications skills at an Ivy League school by reporting for the student paper and teaching writing workshops for fellow classmates. Through hard work and academic achievement, I earned several merit-based scholarships and received a prestigious award from the history department before graduating near the top of my class. Now, as a policy analyst with background in public communication, I have applied my skills to writing speeches, policy proposals, legislative briefs, white papers, newsletters, and press releases. In my spare time, I enjoy writing fiction and literary analysis as well as coaching students in public speaking and debate.

    $15.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  6. Anna G.

    Anna G.

    Journalist, Blogger, Editor, Creative Writer

    United States

    Native English speaker with a Bachelor's of Science in journalism and a minor in philosophy. Pursuing a master's degree in visual and media anthropology with a focus on Hawaiian studies. Trained ESL teacher. World traveler, fluent in Serbo-Croatian with a working knowledge of Spanish. I will proofread your writing with great care; and compose copy eloquently and succinctly. I have over twelve years of experience writing, researching and editing. I have written predominantly for travel blogs, health magazines, and cultural publications, as well as project proposals, company profiles, and other areas of business writing. I am an avid researcher and a voracious reader. I will work with you until you are 100% satisfied with the job.

    $25.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  7. Calista C.

    Calista C.

    "Professional service and committed to quality"

    China - Tests: 1

    Elancer Top 20% for English Grammar & Spelling. UK native speaker. Legal graduate. Experienced in AUDIO VISUAL TRANSCRIPTION, ARTICLE WRITING, PROOF READING (& EDITING) and VOICE OVER. I am also an experienced TEFL teacher (UK and Abroad). I also have a law enforcement background and experience in writing legal reports for presentation at court (UK). My particular focus is on grammar and spelling and punctuation. I am also familiar with American and British English. 63 word per minute average typing speed.

    $16.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  8. Amanda G.

    Amanda G.

    Professional, timely, and quality work.

    United States - Tests: 3

    I offer exceptional English writing, proofreading, and transcription services, as well as high quality customer support services. I am a 28 year old mother of 2 living in Las Vegas, NV. I hold a M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from UNLV and a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Media Studies from UNLV. I have been a teacher with the Clark County School District for 7 years, teaching 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade through those years and specializing as a Literacy Site Leader. I am also certified as a Teacher Mentor. I am taking a break from teaching to spend more time with my two children and am looking to work more from home. I am a very professional and outgoing individual whom is goal driven. I am a motivated female who is looking to provide my expertise in education, writing, and customer service to those in need.

    $16.00 /hr
    4 hours
    4.58
  9. Michelle O.

    Michelle O.

    Researcher, Writer, and Creative Problem Solver

    United States - Portfolio: 9

    High performance, detail, and results oriented person possessing leadership qualities, problem solving capabilities, organizational skills, and the ability to effectively communicate information.

    $16.00 /hr
    1 hours
    5.00