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  1. Debbie T.

    Debbie T.

    A1 Native UK English Digital Marketer/project manager/writer/editor

    United Kingdom - Last active: 11 days ago - Tests: 19 - Portfolio: 6

    I have experience of digital marketing, writing, editing, researching and proof-reading and hold advanced secretarial and language qualifications. I am a fast, accurate and proficient typist. I am a native English (UK) speaker with an excellent command of the English language and experience of writing for publication. I also have qualifications in early years education and library and information services. I have many years experience of working in a customer service environment which has enabled me to develop excellent communication skills, both oral and written. I have a can-do attitude and am always willing to go the extra mile to make sure my customers are satisfied with the service they receive. I am used to researching online to answer all sorts of queries on a wide variety of subjects.

    $50.00 /hr
    2,149 hours
    4.90
  2. Julie George

    Julie George

    Market Research/Web Product Research/ Assistant/German Expert

    Germany - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 4

    Highly organized and detail-oriented Research Analyst & Administrative Assistant with 8 years of experience in conducting, analyzing and interpreting data. Well versed in presenting research findings and insights. Willing to learn, work and deliver satisfying results to my employer. Profound knowledge in interpreting data and formulating reports. Proficient in Microsoft applications, including Word, Excel, Power point and Outlook. Ability to give attention to detail and to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines. Strong analytical, conceptual and reasoning skills with great passion for detail and quality.

    $8.89 /hr
    521 hours
    5.00
  3. Leiah S.

    Leiah S.

    Administrative Assistant & Real Estate Professional

    United States - Last active: 8 days ago - Tests: 8

    As a polished, efficient, and versatile professional, I have twenty years administrative background ranging from Executive Assistant to Office Manager to Front Office Coordinator. Administratively, I have supported Directors, Presidents, Vice Presidents, Partners and C-Levels at prior companies. As a licensed California Real Estate Agent for the past ten years, I have worked as a Buyer's Agent, Marketing Assistant and Property Manager. I have excellent organization and solid technical skills, and the capabilities to self-manage and complete tasks on time. I have experience with and am very comfortable managing projects. I definitely enjoy technology and learning new things. I hope to hear from you and discuss how I can make an immediate contribution toward the growth of your business!

    $25.00 /hr
    482 hours
    4.94
  4. Sarah K.

    Sarah K.

    Experienced Researcher / Data Entry /Transcription/Quality Control

    United States - Last active: 5 hours ago - Tests: 4

    Over the last 9 years, I've completed several long-term web research jobs which included the development of a database of upper management contacts. I have been doing data entry for 8 years. I have 5 years of experience in both long and short transcriptions. I adapt quickly to the various guidelines for each project I am on. Most recently, I have been in charge of a team of 6-9 transcribers. I review their work and send back any corrections that need to be made. I also have extensive experience with Microsoft Word and Excel, Google Docs, and Open Office. I have some experience with Microsoft PowerPoint.

    $16.67 /hr
    2,963 hours
    5.00
  5. Patrice M.

    Patrice M. Agency Contractor

    Editor / Proofreader + Technical Writer

    Colombia - Last active: 5 hours ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 6

    Editing, writing, and proofreading services, brought to you by a professional with over 15 years of business and IT experience. My goal is to provide great quality at reasonable rates to improve and enhance your original content. A U.S. native, I am fluent in English, with a Bachelor’s degree in English focused on writing and editing. An expatriate currently living in South America, I am also fluent in Spanish.

    Associated with: Otsego Editorial

    $15.00 /hr
    4,008 hours
    5.00
  6. Pamela Ann Baluyo

    Pamela Ann Baluyo

    Co-Founder of VKW Phils. Inc.

    Philippines - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 5

    For the past fifteen years, my experience in administrative works like writing, executive assistance, data entry and most recently, technical support, has been extensive. With advanced knowledge in Office applications like Excel, Word and Access, I was able to create spreadsheets and tracking files for most of the companies I have worked for. I am well-rounded in the fields of data-entry, writing, administrative skills and technical support. I also attended seminars in cost estimating, multimedia, and office applications. I have also advanced knowledge in graphic design and is knowledgeable in Adobe Photoshop and Corel Draw. I am seeking opportunities for small and medium business companies to assist them in their administrative tasks, data entry or cost-estimating jobs.

    $10.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  7. Cindey McGuire

    Cindey McGuire

    Business Solutions Specialist

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 3

    My work experience/expertise is diverse and varies from a variety of industries. I am an expert in customer service, virtual assistance, verbal and written communication, transcription, social media marketing, SEO, Excel, Word, Power Point and all other new software systems. I am self-employed and can complete work with any deadline. I have created and written brochures and policy handbooks, and daily correspondence. I am self-motivated, detail-oriented and possess excellent organization skills. I am both personable and professional. I have excellent time management and multitasking skills, and am an excellent problem solver. I can handle difficult situations with diplomacy and tact. I have strong research and data entry skills. I use many CRM software programs and have worked with many startup companies, streamlining the daily business operations. I will manage all of your business fundamentals with expertise, enthusiasm and dedication.

    $20.00 /hr
    10 hours
    5.00
  8. Hendri Augustine Sugiarto

    Hendri Augustine Sugiarto

    Expert Project Manager and Business Analyst

    Indonesia - Last active: 26 days ago - Portfolio: 11

    Experienced as ERP Project Manager and Business Analyst for 5+ years, I've lead my team to create a specific ERP modules within Indonesia second biggest industrial catering company and create various Business-related documents. Focusing on core project management issues like : • Initial Project Requirements • Project Time Management • Workforce Management • Quality, Service and Deliverables Management • Risk & Communication Management Able to create clear project roadmap in MS Project equivalent, I could help you manage any scale of project. I could speak English natively, communicate effectively according to the environment requirements, thus improving overall clarity and success in any project scale Do check my complete profile in LinkedIn : Hendri Augustine Sugiarto

    $27.00 /hr
    122 hours
    5.00
  9. Stanley O.

    Stanley O.

    At your Service

    Nigeria - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 5

    I am a proactive freelancer experienced in social media marketing and management, content writing, app consulting and reviews, admin support, customer service and project management with excellent communication skills. I can help you grow your social media followers with real and active users. I am also a project research assistant, graphic designer, twitter trend specialist, blogger and a bachelor degree holder with Microsoft office skills. I offer my expertise with great enthusiasm; I am a highly motivated, result oriented freelancer with the ability to meet deadlines. I am a professional whose versatile skill set can help take your ideas to the next level and make them big realities. With me you don't just hire a service; you hire results, professionalism and accuracy. What makes me unique is my ability to learn and communicate effectively. Hire me? Why not?

    $8.00 /hr
    33 hours
    4.95
  10. Jeremy M.

    Jeremy M.

    Fast, reliable, accurate.

    United States - Last active: 18 days ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 2

    A successful Analyst with a combined 6+ years’ experience. Bringing a skillset to include extensive Access and Excel abilities, QRM proficiency, CAS proficiency, and Hyperion experience. Strong analytical skill and technical ability, making me an ideal fit in Asset and Liability management. Successful with forecasting and analysis of large data sets and volatile markets. A broad range of experience that reinforce my talents.

    $22.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.20