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Bel jan G.

Bel jan G.

Accounting, Data Entry, Customer Service Rep., Researcher

Philippines - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 8

Highly motivated, detail-oriented and a hard working person who values quality over quantity in my work. I always give out the best in everything that I do especially in terms of work. I am an experienced Customer Service Representative, Data Entry Specialist, VA and Admin support. I am also proficient in using Google Docs, Google Spreadsheets, Dropbox and Project management tools like Producteev, Trello, Evernote and Zoho just to name a few. I've also experienced using Quickbooks Online in carrying out my task as a bookkeeper. I assure you that I can be an asset to your company because I have the skills and experience and the right attitude and approach towards work.

82% Job Success
$5.56 /hr
2,326 hours

Silvana Aldea

Silvana Aldea

Accounting, Data Entry, Customer Service, Skype, sales

Jamaica - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 1

Good Day. I am a hard working individual, always have a positive attitude no matter the circumstances and always willing to learn more. I speak, write and read 4 different languages English, Spanish, Dutch & Papiamento. My skills are: Data Entry Handles challenges well and able to work under pressure Team player Sales Accounting Receptionist Duties Secretarial Duties Customer service and support Chat support

93% Job Success
$8.33 /hr
2,619 hours

Paulo Freitas

Paulo Freitas

Manager / Project Manager

Portugal - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 7

During my life experience and professional work, as a manager I had the responsibility to manage teams in various market activities, within IT (Financial, Oi&Gas, Energy, Telecomunications) I have worked before online in other companies and in other platforms similar to oDesk. During this experience, I have contacted people from Pakistan, Russia, USA, Iran and others countries, in order to build teams to develop technological solutions. If you like my profile, I can work during a trial period and if you like my work, when can do a final agreement between us. What follows is my general profile. Any question, please contact me. Thank you. I am an expert Manager, especially in start-up companies since a long time ( 6 years expertise ). The start-up companies that I helped to grow had their market target in multiple areas as: IT Software Development, Telecommunications, Banking and Energy Management. Regarding academic and education, and I have a Master Business Administration post-graduation in Executive Management, also I have the Project Management Institute (PMI) professionally certification, plus a postgraduate in Project Management. Also I have the IT Service Management Certification (ITIL). During my experience I was responsible for: - Manage Companies; - HR management; - Payments and Procurement management; - Clients Management; - Contribute for the preparation and delivery of new proposals, defining project plans and the risks management; - Support the sales team in the negotiation proposals meetings; - Planning and managing the plan of each project; - Manage budgets and timing/milestones negotiated in new projects; - Ensure the implementation of projects in a defined timings, effort, quality and budgets; - Manage the Stakholders expectations; - Facilitate the identification and allocation of individuals to project teams and proposals; - Manage third party contributions and contracts to projects; - Reporting the progress of the open projects and its indicators to the Project Manager Director; - Create a strong dynamic and an excellent team spirit in each project. My personal characteristics are: - Excellent interpretation and perception capacity; - Proactive and dynamic; - Organizational and time management skills; - Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously; - Ease of interpersonal relationships. I'm available for any meeting by phone or by teleconference to have a first contact. Thank you so much for your opportunity. Best regards, Paulo Freitas

$15.00 /hr
863 hours

Joseph Diola

Joseph Diola

Web Researcher/Expert Data Entry/Lead Generation/Craiglist Expert

Philippines - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 5

To obtain a full time position that will utilize my persuasive abilities and outgoing personality for maximum success. I want to be part of the company that is related on my field of studies, because for me its fun, challenging and exciting. I learn faster when it comes to this field which is computer related job. Base on my experience, I really feel excitement on having new project or meeting new people on the job. That's why it inspires me working everyday. So I'm looking forward on working other projects specially on computer related job, and I will give my very best shot out of it. My skills sets include: * Data Entry Expert * Marketing/Data Entry Specialist * Craigslist Expert * Market Research * Web Researcher * Lead Generation * SEO * LinkedIn Audit

100% Job Success
$4.44 /hr
2,261 hours

James K.

James K.

Excellent Customer Service Rep with Accounting and Sales Experience

Philippines - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 1

Over the past 20 years I have gained extensive experience in the following fields: Accounting in a bank environment, sales for financial services and then over five years of Customer Service both in an onsite Call Center setting as well as a freelancer in a home based setting through Upwork. I offer the level of maturity and the highest level of professionalism companies require from their employees in today's highly competitive market.

Groups: Pro Customer Service

100% Job Success
$7.78 /hr
7,629 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
8,615 hours

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

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