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Julie B.

Julie B.


Philippines - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 3

Seeking a position where my existing skills in the areas of administration and customer service can be utilized by a progressive and innovative company. I am proficient with Data-Entry, Data-Encoding, Fast-Typing, MS Excel, Word, Web-research, Data collection and research, Bookkeeping, Administrative Assistant, Order-processing, Customer Chat and Email Support, English-Filipino Translator/Transcription and Basic English Teaching. I'm professional, organized and always efficient to meet deadlines.

100% Job Success
$5.00 /hr
2,982 hours

Ryan M.

Ryan M.

Customer Support Expert, QuickBooks Specialist, Java Programmer

Philippines - Tests: 3

After graduating in 2006, I have worked in the BPO industry providing technical support to hardware, networking, and accounting software clients in the United States. I have direct contact with customers of our clients helping them solve issues ranging from simple computer operation to complex accounting software resolution. I am available to work every 10 am - 7 pm PST.

100% Job Success
$11.11 /hr
8,593 hours

Saleem Khan

Saleem Khan

Highly Qualified Online Administrative Manager

Pakistan - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

I am a former employee of USAID/American Embassy, Islamabad, with 22 years of experience in the field of Finance. Earned several awards and cash prizes for excellent performance.  Franklin Award for high level of performance of official duties, American Embassy, Islamabad  Meritorious Honour Award, American Consulate Gen, Karachi  Superior Performance Cash Award, American Embassy, Islamabad  On the spot cash award, USAID, Islamabad, Pakistan  Various appreciation letters from High level management of the mission.

$8.06 /hr
1,246 hours

Mark Anthony Aguilar

Mark Anthony Aguilar

Accounting and Financial Management Specialist

Philippines - Tests: 3

I have lectured extensively on Bookkeeping, Financial Accounting, Financial Analysis, Financial Reporting, and Financial Management. I worked as a private accountant, internal auditor and external auditor. I have used Peachtree, Quickbooks and designed a College Enrollment, Grading and Billing Database using Microsoft Access.

$16.67 /hr
1,826 hours

Michele D.

Michele D.

Administrative Assistant

Jamaica - Tests: 9

Resourceful, highly organized, and well rounded, with extensive experience in numerous fields such as accounting, computers, education, business administration and much more. I am a part time Computer/IT teacher, with expertise in computers, Internet, Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

96% Job Success
$8.89 /hr
5,911 hours

Kristi H.

Full Charge Bookkeeper & Administrative Assistant

United States - Tests: 13 - Portfolio: 6

I'm an Independent Bookkeeper with over 10 years experience as a remote contractor. I can efficiently handle the fundamental aspects of your firm's financial record keeping, including: recording financial transactions and categorizing appropriately, managing accounts payable and receivable, reconciling bank statements, and completing financial statements. I am an honest, hardworking individual, and am capable of offering assistance in a multitude of other areas as well, including: Customer Service, Project Management, Data Entry, Administrative Assistance, Order Processing and much more. I am available for both short term and long term projects.

100% Job Success
$22.22 /hr
11,953 hours

Kelsey R.

Kelsey R.

Certified Bookkeeper and Administrative Expert

United States - Tests: 4

To provide services to clients needing administrative tasks completed. I will do this by using my work experience and college education in Business Administration and Marketing. I have 6 years of experience in Quickbooks and am certified in Quickbooks 2013. I am organized, efficient, and guarantee the satisfactory completion of tasks.

100% Job Success
$14.00 /hr
3,028 hours

Sarah C.

Sarah C.

Human Resource and data entry specialist

United States - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

I would love to find a position that allows me to work from home and supplement our income. I have plenty of experience on the internet which I spend several hours a day on. I can type 60+ words a minute and I am a fast learner. I graduated in the Spring of 2013 with my BSE in Human Resource Development and would love to find a position that gives me experience in that field. I have customer service experience and social media experience. I work well with others, and I am a quick and efficient learner.

100% Job Success
$11.11 /hr
4,388 hours