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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. 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
  3. 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
  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. Bhavna Vaish

    Bhavna Vaish

    Well Read, Creative, Ex-Corporate Professional

    India - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

    I am a well read, talented and creative writer with a passion for quality. The creative processes of writing enthuse me. I am looking to expand my writing repertoire and continue on my journey of words and expressions. I would be happy to assist you in any kind of writing assignment that you may have. I also like to use my command over English for other assignment such as proofreading, transcribing (with proper grammar) etc where I can add value. I am an MBA with more than a decade of experience in Banking and Capital Markets and am now looking to work as a freelancer. I enjoy travelling to different parts of this wonderful planet, understanding different cultures and meeting new people. Cheers

    $29.44 /hr
    774 hours
    4.86
  6. DD Lerner

    DD Lerner

    Wordsmith, Customer Support Specialist

    United States - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 9

    Your vision is my inspiration. My goal is to produce what your mind imagines - words that match your vision, purpose, feeling and product. If you can describe it, I can write it. Simple and direct, on time and on budget, when we collaborate, we motivate, call to action, impress, educate, and generate the excitement and momentum needed to engender success. If your project needs to be written, polished, refreshed or edited, I am your "go to" because my attitude is "can do." In collaboration with remote and local business owners, I have produced and delivered sales pitches and marketing presentations; website, blog and advertising copy; articles; speeches; workshop, teaching and operations manuals; resumes, business letters, and even a love letter or two. I am passionate about providing 100% customer satisfaction. Thank you in advance for your consideration and for your confidence.

    $20.00 /hr
    49 hours
    4.99
  7. Emily C.

    Emily C.

    Research, history specialist

    France - Tests: 1

    My name is Emily and I am a British expat living in France. I work as a freelance Research consultant with a background in Historical Research. I have experience in using a variety of resources/ references, books, journals, archives, libraries, internet. My skills are adaptable to researching a wide range of subjects as my experience illustrates, not limited to history. I have a Masters in Early Modern History from King's College London. My most recent work includes; Article writing on french history - Client required an article written about the French language, for which I carried out the research and wrote an article. Researching sources for use in project about 'political lobbying'- provided a list of relevant citations for the client, organising them into source type. Production assistant on in house video "curtain raiser" to be presented at ILO/United Nations Geneva meeting in March 2014. Responsibilities included: Review of existing footage from multiple sources Organizing and time coding of images, narration and interviews Identifying and recommending compelling visual and sound elements Assisting in pre-production of video; integrating compelling elements into draft script Assisting in pre-production of graphic animation for draft script

    $16.67 /hr
    68 hours
    0.00
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. Stephanie V.

    Stephanie V.

    Excellent English speaker & writer/Account Manager/Proofreader

    Philippines - Tests: 10

    I'm more than a telemarketer or an appointment-setter. I'm a communicator, and the sincerity that emanates from what I say can be heard and felt. I have had extensive experience in dealing with customers and clients in various fields like retail, customer service, training, quality assurance, account management, and business development. English communication skills is my forte and I believe this is my ticket to accomplish tasks asked of me. Writing and speaking are both interests and talents. All the above, plus my good work ethic, will certainly appeal to people who would want detail and timeliness in the work they want done.

    $16.67 /hr
    2,870 hours
    5.00