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  1. Jill Pangilinan

    Jill Pangilinan

    Precisionist Transcriber and Assistant

    Philippines - Tests: 5

    I am an experienced assistant who is comfortable operating within a variety of professions. I am proficient in basic Microsoft tools, such as Word and Excel. I take instruction well and I believe a positive, can-do attitude is key to a good working relationship. I love learning new things and am seeking to further my knowledge in social media management and marketing. Thank you for your consideration and I look forward to working with you.

    $4.50 /hr
    9 hours
  2. Ergyn Pelinku

    Ergyn Pelinku

    Multilingual project assistant, Translator, Writer

    Belgium - Tests: 1

    I am a recent Master graduate from Albania who spent the last 7 years working and studying abroad (Turkey, France, Germany, Belgium). - Master Degree in Advanced European and International Studies in Turkey-France-Germany - Bachelor in Communication Design and Management (Turkey) - Associate Degree in Business Management (Turkey) My main attributes are my strong communication as well as interpersonal skills (good team player and mediator), my language skills (full fluency in Albanian, English, Turkish, Italian and some notions in Spanish), my ability to work under tight deadlines, reflected in my previous work experiences as Coordinator of International Affairs in 5. International Street Festival of Eskisehir/TURKEY, as well as my four-year work experience as a seasonal Tour Leader in Antalya/Turkey. I would like to stress out my skills in: implementing international projects, web content writing and presentation design with Prezi and Powerpoint. Highly dedicated, and effective, I offer article writing, translation, prepare presentations and design communication strategies in various fields. Languages of competence: English, Turkish, Albanian, (Italian - varying from the content)

    $10.00 /hr
    2 hours
  3. Ken K.

    Ken K.

    Legal/ Business Professional, Creative/ Content Writer

    United Kingdom - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 2

    Legal Writing, Proofreading and Editing, Creative Writing, Quantitative and Qualitative Research, Data Analysis, International Law, Research writing, Market research, Business development, CSR/Sustainability strategy, Administrative Assistant. More than 2years administrative and operations experience in a government parastatal and a private organization. Law graduate and completed in 2years and an MBA holder completed in 8months. I focus on and don't compromise on the quality of each work and ensure customer satisfaction and ensure that I communicate with each client regularly and provide feedback on the progress of each job. I have a proven track record of writing excellent quality papers that are written only upon in-depth analysis, which I am sure will meet your expectations.

    $7.00 /hr
    2 hours
  4. Van Rever Aguas

    Van Rever Aguas Agency Contractor

    VA, Marketing Specialist

    Philippines - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 3

    My work as an account manager for a promotional products company for the past 5 years has trained me to be excellent not only in sales and marketing but in customer service as well. I am perfectly trained in generating more sales by coming up with my own marketing strategies, which include email campaigns, fliers and promotional banners. Aside from an excellent command in using basic Windows applications such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint etc., I am also literate in using Adobe Photoshop, Gimp, and Publisher. I am also knowledgeable in maintaining blogs such as Wordpress, Blogspot and Tumblr.

    Associated with: Solution's Hub

    $7.00 /hr
    7,738 hours
  5. Orion Hombrebueno

    Orion Hombrebueno Agency Contractor

    Encoder, Researcher, Customer Service

    United Kingdom - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 2

    I am a motivated, hard-working, and responsible graduate looking for a position in Customer Service that will utilise my organisational and communication skills. I finished BS Nursing in the Philippines back in 2007 but pursued a career in Customer Service right after I graduated. I worked at a call centre for HSBC dealing with credit card customers in the United Kingdom. At HSBC, I have proven myself to be self motivated, organised, and capable to work under pressure. I have a clear, logical mind with a practical approach to problem solving and a dedication to see things through completion. I am happy working on my own initiative or in a team. In short, I am reliable, eager to learn, and have a genuine interest in Customer Service.

    Associated with: TeamProject

    $11.11 /hr
    2,181 hours
  6. Jan Denise Villareal

    Jan Denise Villareal Agency Contractor

    Experienced Customer Service Representative and Communications Trainer

    Philippines - Tests: 2

    I have 9 years experience in giving excellent customer service. I have a great track record in hitting 100% Customer Satisfaction consistently and an above average Net Promoter Score. I enjoy talking to people and, having worked for Dell, have 4.5 years experience with technical support, both hardware and software. For the past 2 years, I have been facilitating communications training for potential customer service representatives- this includes modules in voice and accent, IPA, accent neutralization, grammar, American culture and geography, and business email correspondence. I also have some knowledge in training needs analysis, instructional design and module development. I work with minimal to no supervision and give quality results within given time frames.

    Associated with: TRISIS Contact Solutions

    $5.00 /hr
    94 hours
  7. justine dizer

    justine dizer Agency Contractor

    Experienced Customer Service Representative / TSR / Virtual Assistant

    Philippines - Tests: 4

    I have been in the Customer service industry for 4 years now, 1 year in sales and about 3 years in customer service. Through my experiences, I have learned how to assist clients effectively and to understand the purpose of their concern. I can respond to customers issues and questions in a professional and timely manner in order to maintain high level of customer satisfaction.

    Associated with: Gi-Em Solutions

    $4.00 /hr
    314 hours
  8. Shelbey D.

    Shelbey D.

    Aspiring from-home Career Woman

    United States - Tests: 1

    I am looking for a full or part time job from home. I am a young married female with lots of spare time and therefore I am able to bend and twist my schedule to whatever your needs may be. I am experienced with most Microsoft programs. Those that I have not used before I can familiarize myself with upon your request. I spend a great deal of time on the internet, so I would say that I am both internet and computer savvy. I am a happy, friendly, and detail oriented individual. I am well organized and an excellent multi-tasker. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

    $5.56 /hr
    32 hours
  9. Mike Blejer

    Mike Blejer

    Writer with a background in Comedy, Journalism, & Policy

    United States

    Over the last 7 years, I have worked in copywriting, comedy writing, script editing, public radio, copy editing, and social media marketing. My writing has been featured on the front page of, the Abovethelaw Policy blog, College Humor, College Cooking Network and more. I am seeking opportunities for short term writing projects in between my commercial acting jobs and live shows. I've developed my own website ( in squarespace and worked in Joomla, Wordpress, and Wix. I've also worked in just about every social media platform in wide use. Having worked in the tech sector previously I am well equipped to pick up any new skills or platforms necessary for your project. I also have some experience in the following areas: Office, LexisNexis, Powerpoint, Photoshop, and more. I look forward to hearing from you.

    $22.00 /hr
    13 hours
  10. Jenna Notar

    Jenna Notar

    Experienced Editor/Creative Writer

    United States - Tests: 3

    For the past five years, I have had extensive training writing and editing a vast array of documents. Receiving a B.A. in Publishing Studies at Hofstra University, I gleaned tips and insights from industry professionals currently working at two of the 'Big Six' publishers, including, Macmillan and Simon & Schuster. I am proficient in the industry's editorial and grammatical standards using the Chicago Manual of Style as a guide. I am confident that I can create an error-free publication which preserves the tone and message of your company. I also have experience using the following programs: Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, including, Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator

    $16.67 /hr
    19 hours