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Muhammed A.

Muhammed A.


Palestinian Territories - Portfolio: 10

I am a native Arabic speaker and an experienced freelancer translator who can translate from ENGLISH to ARABIC and vice versa. I have long experience in this kind of work which exceeding three years. I translated many documents and videos in many fields such as education, history, religion, politics, media, etc. I have many skills which enables me to do my job efficiently . I can use CAT tools, CROWDIN, MICROSOFT WORD, PDF, USING DICTIONARIES, SUBTITLE WORKSHOP, and MANY OTHER PROGRAMMES AND TOOLS. I offer many services as the following: • Translate documents in any field from ENGLISH TO ARABIC and vice versa and using the suitable tools and programmes that make the target text exactly like the source text and conveying the same message. • Translate and OFFER SUBTITLE SERVICES FOR FILMS, VIDEOS, SERIES, and DOCUMENTARIES. In this kind of translation, I offer my client the most common file formats such as SRT, STL.EBU, PAC, CAP etc.

$10.00 /hr
34 hours

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

Rachel Ramos

Rachel Ramos

Voice Over Talent, Transcriber and Article Writer/Editor

Philippines - Tests: 4

EDUCATION: Bachelor of Science, Development Communication, Major in Community Broadcasting, April 2012, University of the Philippines, Los Baños Coursework included:  Communication Campaigns and Programs  Development Writing  Interpersonal Communication  Fundamentals of Community Broadcasting, Development Journalism, Educational and Science Communication  Mass Media Writing  Publications Writing and Editing  Basic Photography  Broadcast Speech and Performance  Writing and Program Planning for TV and Radio  Drama and Documentaries  Broadcast-based Distance Learning System  Telecommunications SKILLS/INTEREST --Proficient in Microsoft Office, Adobe Audition --Familiar with Movie Maker, Virtual DJ --Leadership skills --Organizing public service activities, events, ceremonies --Public speaking and event hosting --Good written and verbal communication skills using Tagalog and English --Other interests include singing, listening to music, watching movies and reading online news article MEMBERSHIP UP Community Broadcasters’ Society President (Chief Anchor), June 2009-April 2010 --Spearheaded public service activities and volunteer work for nearby communities in Laguna --Served as host of the organization’s radio program on LBFM and DZLB 1116 kHz --Organized and hosted workshops, symposiums, seminars and participated in university-wide activities Finance Committee Head (Production Supervisor), June 2008-April 2009 --Served as head of the production team for the organization’s radio programs --Organized fund-raising activities and sponsorship events Christian Grace School Student Organization  President  Secretary  Treasurer Cadet Officer Qualifying Course (COQC/CAT)  Adjutant Officer AWARDS --College Honor Roll (1st Year-1st & 2nd sem, 2nd Year-1st sem) --College Scholar (2nd Year-2nd sem) --Best Musical Score, Best Editing (Likhang Dulang Pang-Radyo) --Salutatorian (Class ’06) --Duty Award (COQC/CAT)

$16.67 /hr
0 hours

Jocelyn K.

Jocelyn K.

Content & Article Writer

Singapore - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 1

I am an event blogger in Singapore, and also a website content manager. English is my native language. My writing reflects my extensive reading habit over many years. I provide you with: original content, properly researched, paraphrased and with a full reference list. I am able to write content that is Search Engine Optimised (SEO-friendly). My purpose for being on Odesk is to make your business appear more credible and visible online through great content. Use your precious time on building your business! Types of Content That I Write: - Blogs (Regular posts and/or ad-hoc writing) - Articles (Feature pieces, news and more) - Lists (Top 10...) - Guides (How to...) - Newsletters (Regular weekly/monthly content tailored to your business' needs) Main Writing Style: - Expository writing (subject-oriented writing with facts and a logical sequence, but without personal opinions) Alternative Writing Style: - Descriptive writing (using writing to help you visualise the details) - Persuasive writing Other Types of Work: - Data entry - Customer service (email handling) - Administrative tasks If you would like to work with me and build a great working relationship, please contact me today for a no-obligation and light hearted discussion!

$19.00 /hr
0 hours

Sidrah K.

Sidrah K.

Multi Talented Writer| Research Specialist| English Transcriber| SEO

Pakistan - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 9

I have a flare for creative writing on various topics with a particular emphasis on keywords for the purpose of SEO Content Writing. I have done content writing for one of the Top Sales Trainer of Singapore, Mr. Ezekiel Chew. Here in the link for reference: I am also very well versed with Academic Writing in the areas of Marketing, Management, Business, Human Resource, Psychology, Business Law, Business Plan and English since I am an MBA. I have worked as an E-Commerce Associate for, a New York (USA) based company. I assisted the company for Data Entry Operations, Link Building and SEO . I am experienced with English transcription also.

84% Job Success
$22.22 /hr
25 hours

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.

100% Job Success
$16.67 /hr
2,870 hours

Mary Grace Peralta

Mary Grace Peralta Agency Contractor

Expert LinkedIn Posting and Messaging Assistant

Philippines - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

I have been working since I graduated in college, I started as a book keeper for a real estate company, got promoted as an Accounting Officer after a year. Then I decided to pursue my career in Marketing since I am a graduate of this course. I was hired as Marketing Officer for a computer company,part of my job description as MO is to gather database of CEO's and IT Managers, promote our products by distributing marketing materials such as fliers, leaflets through email and fax. I am also in charge with all our product presentation and product launching held in different hotels. I am an expert in event planning, power point presentation and article writing.

Associated with: HomeBiz

100% Job Success
$6.67 /hr
673 hours

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

69% Job Success
$16.67 /hr
78 hours

Pavanne Halpin

Pavanne Halpin

Project Management, Freelance writer and editor, assistant

United States - Tests: 7

I have over 30 years of work experience in a clinical setting. I am transitioning to Project Management, freelance editing and writing. I have extensive experience in reviewing processes and assisting with improving those process, writing Policies and Procedures. Over the last 5 years I have been regaining experience in these areas by assisting people with editing their material, co-writing novels, writing with Role Playing Groups and in the last year Blogging about current events. I am looking to assist others in developing projects, assisting in development of policies and procedures, editing work and freelance writing. I am currently working on my Project Management Certification and Six Sigma Black Belt.

$12.00 /hr
0 hours

Rebecca Hincke

Rebecca Hincke

Versatile Creative Talent

United Kingdom - Tests: 13 - Portfolio: 17

Canadian living in London. I am enthusiastic, energetic, creative, and passionate about every new task I take on. I have a passion for the English language and love creative writing, editing, and any project that allows me to be imaginative with words while still making use of excellent spelling, grammar, and punctuation (I'm a bit of a stickler in that regard!). I have years of photography and photo-editing experience, professional training as a classical and opera singer (and a variety of other genres), experience working with children, visual merchandising experience, and many, many years spent in retail honing my customer service skills. I am hardworking, highly motivated, reliable and responsible, with a desire to excel in all that I do. While I've got a lot of experience under my belt, there is so much more to gain, so I am always eager to learn new skills and expand my knowledge.

100% Job Success
$33.33 /hr
999 hours