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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Jivah Therese Judilla

    Jivah Therese Judilla Agency Contractor

    Experienced in Customer Service and Guest Relations / Writer

    Philippines

    PROFILE Technical Communication Skills (fluent in written and spoken English) Sales & Marketing Skills (drafting quotations and forecasting sales reports) Negotiation Skills Computer Skills (Literate in MS Excel, Word, & PP; QuickBasic Programming) Organizational Skills Leadership Skills Excellent in Opera Version 5.0 Behavioral Interpersonal Skills Customer Relations Skills Team Work/Team Effectiveness Balancing Work and Personal Life CAREER GROWTH I. Guest Relations Executive Ramada Hotel Dubai Al Mankhool Road, Bur Dubai P.O. Box 7979 August 7, 2011 up to July 15, 2013 II.Professional Medical Sales Representative Winthrop Sanofi-Aventis Group June 20, 2010 – April 15, 2011 Job Description: -Achieving maximal sales and market share through personal promotion that is targeted for costumers. -Creating and executing a territory plan resulting in priority customers contracted with appropriate frequency and efficiency. -Implementing promotional strategies through patient – focused discussions. -Planning, Organizing and implementing special events in supporting the territory plan. -Drafting quotations &formulating monthly sales forecast to ensure target potential. III.HR Associate/ Company Nurse Human Resource - BENEFITS ePerformaxContactCenters& BPO 3/F JY Square Mall, IT Center, cor. Salinas Drive Lahug, Cebu City, Philippines April 4, 2008 – June 15, 2010 Job Description – HR duties: -POC for Leaves Monitoring. -Validates and/ Invalidates Leave Application Forms of employees. -Updates Leaves Monitoring Tracker. -Sweeping of 201 Files. -Facilitates completion of requirements that includes Government-Initiated and Company-Initiated Benefits. -Updates Tracker for Requirements Monitoring. -Assists New Hires for the NEO (New Employee's Orientation). -Prepares and completes Requisition of Supplies. -Completes Employee Background Check of newly hired employees. -Prepares nurse’s schedule. -POC for Company's Medical Emergency Salary Loan. Job Description – Company Nurse: -Facilitates Pre-Employment Medical Examination of New Hires. -POC for company's HMO provider that includes Enrollment, Plan Upgrade, Account Transfers, Deletion and other concerns. -Plans and Facilitates Human Resources Wellness Programs. -Attends to medical-related concerns of employees. -Prepares quotation, sales invoice, purchase orders and payment requests for company medical supplies IV. Staff Nurse Medical-Surgical Ward CebuVelezGeneralHospital F. Ramos Street, CebuCity August 2006 – September 2006 V. Staff Nurse Scrub Nurse/Circulating Nurse/Recovery Room Nurse Operating Room & Post Anesthesia Care Unit CebuVelezGeneralHospital F. Ramos Street, CebuCity September 2006 – November 2007 ACHIEVEMENTS / INVOLVEMENTS Philippine Nursing Licensure Examination June 2006 Passed Philippine Dept. of Labor & Education Voluntary Nursing Licensure Examination October 2007 Passed IELTS (International English Language Testing System) September 2009 Passed Top 1 (Female Category) – Converse Youth Achievers Circle June 2004 Philippine ChristianGospelSchool (PCGS) – Student Council Secretary SY 1999-2000 PhosAlethia Asst. Editor-in-chief – School Magazine Writer SpeechArtsCenter Graduate in Public Speaking Summer 2000 Young Image Course Course completed – summer 1999 Star Employee awarded May 2012 Employee of the Month – November 2012 , January 2013 Ramada Hotel Dubai SEMINARS/TRAININGS Sanofi Aventis – Winthrop IMPACT Program Sales & Marketing Strategy Training May 24-June 4, 2010 Dept. of Labor & Employment 5S Workshop and Installation February 17, 2009 Basic Life Support Training Epifania Mendoza Velez Memorial Hall CebuCity 51st VNAA Founding Anniversary with the theme: "Upholding Professionalism through Charm and Confidence" Epifania Mendoza Velez Memorial Hall CebuCity Member of Velez Nurses Alumni Association Member of Philippine Nurses Association Member of Operating Room Nurses Association of the Philippines

    Associated with: Virtual E-ssist

    $7.00 /hr
    454 hours
    4.60
  6. Sarah R.

    Sarah R.

    Expert technical and creative writer, data entry and all Microsoft

    United States - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 4

    I am a 30 year old, United States Army Veteran who has traveled the world and would love to share my writing expertise with you. I have a Bachelor's Degree from Northwood University in Michigan and am a current graduate student at Cleary University, majoring in nonprofit management. I recently founded a nonprofit called The Torch, which utilizes a food truck to travel to areas of need and cook freshly prepared food and then serve to people free of charge. I have taken numerous writing courses and written about every subject matter from weight training, to historical figures, to nature. I am knowledgeable and experienced with Microsoft Word, Excel and Power-point, have created and edited many websites, done data entry, as well as had many jobs spinning articles. I am extremely skilled, highly motivated, and am willing to whatever is required and will always go above and beyond what is expected of me. If you are looking for a reliable, fun-loving, easy going person, with a perfectionist attitude and disciple, I am the right person for the job.

    $16.67 /hr
    98 hours
    4.83
  7. 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
  8. Samantha E.

    Samantha E.

    Language and Education Enthusiast

    United States - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 5

    I have a great deal of experience working with children, through employment, volunteering, and university interships. As well, my organizing and leadership skills have been honed by the extra curricular activities I have participated in throughout the years, including Relay for Life, and Pi Beta Phi~the first fraternity for women, dedicated to children's literacy. I have over 100 hours of documented community service and each of these experiences, along with the places I have been employed, has broadened my knowledge and expertise. It has also molded me into a well-rounded individual, who knows something about quite an array of topics. My strengths are grammar, writing, reading (I'm a speedy lady), organization, technology (simple HTML, certain programs, internet use, blog/website updates and changes, etc.) and a strong dedication to the tasks I put myself to.

    $12.00 /hr
    2 hours
    4.95