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  1. Stephanie L.

    Stephanie L.

    Detail-Oriented Finance & Accounting Professional

    United States - Portfolio: 15

    I have a broad range of experience varying in categories from Business Management, Human Resources, Executive Assisting, Financial Team, and Retail Management. I have been involved in policy creation and presentation, corporate communications, handbook editing and creation, proofreading, copywriting, blog writing, technical description writing, resume' creation and editing, and much more. I have also been heavily involved in marketing efforts, both locally and online. I am extremely motivated, a self-starter, and eager to complete your project while exceeding your expectations. I also have a very strong understanding of proper English and hold a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management, with a minor in Finance.

    $15.00 /hr
    39 hours
    5.00
  2. 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
  3. Kristin Fanselow

    Project planner, Writer and Expert generalist

    New Zealand - Portfolio: 2

    I'm a big picture thinker and highly adaptable. What does this mean for you? Whether it is project planning, content writing, organisational strategy development, or general virtual assistant support I am adept at understanding both specific needs and the wider context and can deliver results necessary to achieve your aims. I have strong knowledge of the non-profit sector and can assist at all stages of an organisation's development from start up through to innovating project design for stronger impact. I have strong communication skills which lends their hand to anything from social media communications to large scale report writing or content writing assignments and proof reading. I like to bring my understanding of design thinking to improve my ability to deliver to clients as well as their ability to deliver on their objectives. And as a hobby, I happily delve into the world of yoga and personal development if you want to add some extra juice to your work.

    $20.00 /hr
    2 hours
    5.00
  4. Arsalan Farooqui

    Arsalan Farooqui

    Expert Writer and Content Developer (Top rated on upwork)

    United Kingdom - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 4

    4.9 out of 5 score. 5 Star Rating. ☆☆☆☆☆ One of the most selective and sought after writers on the Upwork platform. 5 Years Upwork Experience, 160+ Hours logged. Trusted and Verified Freelancer. ✓ I work for serious clients only and take selective projects. I have written hundreds of papers and worked on numerous projects consisting of : • Academic assignments. • Literature Review. • Essays (any topic) • Creative writing/Article writing. • Admissions essays/Recruitment /Scholarship applications / Personal statements. • Project proposals. • Copy-editing, Content- development, Blogging. • Case Study solutions. • Copywriting • Research papers/ Research reports- I am well versed with all citation styles such as MLA, APA, HARVARD etc. My clients have included Google , Odesk and numerous internet startups/established businesses. I have graded and provided critique on students' essays. I have also written essays, literature reviews and academic reports for countless students. I have an established track record here on Upwork. I never compromise on quality. I do my work with the utmost precision and with attention-to-details, and the results speak for themselves. I have a day job that pays me well, freelancing is only my hobby. I get a lot of interest from prospective clients for work and my availability is limited, contact me asap for your project. I want to work with serious clients who appreciate the value of hard work and dedication. My ultimate objective is to deliver you with an excellent output.

    $22.22 /hr
    165 hours
    4.91
  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
    448 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. Nicole Schilling

    Nicole Schilling

    Small Business Support and Development

    United States - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 3

    I am a passionate entrepreneur with an MBA in general business. My strengths lie in business creation, development, marketing, and support. I am interested in all phases and aspects of the business process and am fast-paced and highly productive.

    $30.00 /hr
    47 hours
    4.97
  8. 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
  9. Jessica B.

    Jessica B.

    Report writer, office manager, & legal research.

    United States - Portfolio: 3

    Strong background in writing media reports, press releases, team management, office/client promotions through advertisement, legal research, and legal translation. Dedicated and self-driven. Many years in online sales, reading and simplifying law, writing press releases, public relations, and office management. Educational back ground: BS in Criminal Justice Administration with a Minor in psychology Two year school for legal assistant (graduate with honors) Medical transcription school. A full resume is available upon request.

    $15.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  10. Michael N.

    Michael N.

    Expert services

    Nigeria - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 2

    A professional with several years experience, dedicated to meeting the unique needs of clients with quality work and timely submission. The utmost satisfaction of my clients in my primary concern, therefore am ever ready to go the extra mile to ensure clients receive 100% satisfaction with my services.

    $5.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.40