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  1. Danielle Scott

    Danielle Scott

    Your Online Office Administrator

    Australia - Last active: 02/13/2014

    Does your business require a reliable, switched-on office administrator? I offer 'virtual administration assistance' from my home office on the Central Coast of New South Wales. I look forward to building a positive business relationship with you. Specialising in Administrative support, social media, e-marketing, webdesign and webhosting, Virtually Perfect takes the stress out of project management and looks after everything from start to finish. Making your life and business easier. SPECIALISING IN: * Custom Webdesign * Webhosting and Domain Name Registrations * Social Media * E-Marketing * Administrative Support * Transcription

    $22.22 /hr
    17 hours
  2. Eric Black

    Eric Black

    Video Editor and Producer

    United States - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 7

    I am passionate about video post-production, namely video editing, specializing in Adobe Premiere and Final Cut Pro. With a BA in Media Arts from the University of South Carolina, I have had the opportunity to work with some great professionals and have garnered the skills to consider myself a professional and creative video editor. My most notable work comes from being the lead editor and producer at Saturday Down South since 2014. I have short films, commercials, documentaries and the like already in my portfolio, but I am always looking for my next project and will always put my best, most sincere effort into my work.

    $25.00 /hr
    118 hours
  3. Sky Onosson

    Sky Onosson


    Canada - Last active: 12 days ago - Tests: 1

    I am a current PhD student in Linguistics at the University of Victoria, Canada. I have done work in the following areas: - teaching assistant, grading, and marking (university-level) - lecturer (Linguistics) - editing/proofreading - independent research and writing - English (ESL) teaching

    $38.88 /hr
    409 hours
  4. Helen N.

    Helen N.

    Helen Nicholls

    Australia - Last active: 12/04/2014 - Tests: 1

    Native Australian English speaker specialising in Linguistics, particularly phonetics.

    $44.44 /hr
    439 hours
  5. Jasmine M.

    Jasmine M.

    Translator - Proofreader - Writer - Transcriber - Fashion sketcher

    France - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 2

    A Masters degree holder in Visual Arts Esthetics and Practices. I am a natural bilingual speaker of both, French and Arabic. I have been living in France for 10 years. I can professionally and knowledgeably deliver jobs in the following domains: 1) TRANSLATION: I can translate from and to Arabic and French in all fields such as arts, literature, technology, legal and scientifc etc. ---- Translation average turnaround: 2500 words per day. 2) PROOFREADING and EDITING: I can professionally edit and proofread your documents with varying lengths, ---- Proofreading average turnaround: 5000 words per day. 3) TRANSCRIPTION: I transcibe audio/ video files in Arabic or French with the following turnaound: ---- Transcription average turnaround: 30 minutes per day. 4) WRITING: Willing to write content in different specialties ---- Writing average turnaround: 1000 words per day. Happy hiring!

    $5.56 /hr
    1,801 hours
  6. Danielle O.

    Danielle O.

    Project, data, admin and social media management services.

    Australia - Last active: 8 days ago - Tests: 3

    With over a decade worth of experience in project management, office administration, strategic development and planning at all levels of business, I am now aiming to run my own business helping clients succeed in theirs. My services include data entry, email marketing, transcription, copy editing, project management and social media account management. I can also offer services that your physical personal assistant would, without the expense of ongoing HR costs. if you can't afford a full time PA but would like to have someone who can manage your appointments, book your travel and remind you it's your wifes birthday, you've come to the right place! My professional experience has included everything from basic administration roles back in the early days to my most recent role as a Partnership Broker. Partnership brokers work in the education industry in Australia and were the primary resource for the Department of Employment, Education and Workplace Relations (Federal) in linking education/Industry and Community groups to enable better strategic development for young people. This role included writing tender applications, stakeholder management, event planning and a significant amount of reporting writing. During my time as PB I gained invaluable skills in project management which I would now like to offer to my own clients. For further information on the services I can assist you with please see my website

    $16.67 /hr
    12 hours
  7. Patricia Rodrigues

    Patricia Rodrigues

    Journalist and photographer

    Spain - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 4

    - I started with journalism, writing stories in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. I learned to write in english, german and spanish. I lived a month in Freiburg, Germany, writing about freedom. I continued with my studies, this time in photography, I learned to write with the light in Barcelona, Spain. Tell me what you want, I will write it in pictures and I will make it worth a thousand words. -

    $16.70 /hr
    340 hours
  8. Clodualdo M.

    Clodualdo M.

    Instructional Designer

    Philippines - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

    I'm an Instructional Designer with extensive experience in building high quality training modules. My experiences range from building Training Slides, Facilitator & Participant Guides and e-Learning modules that worked well with BPO clients. My core competency lies in the complete end to end management of a learning curriculum. I like working on projects with a team that cares about creating beautiful and usable content. I also have experience in the following areas: Adobe Captivate, Sharepoint Management, Moodle Installation/Administration, Wordpress Installation/Administration, Audio & Video Editing, Transcription and Proof Reading. It's important to me to build long term relationships with clients, so I'm primarily looking for long term projects. I'm flexible with my working hours and am happy to work closely with any existing freelancers you work with. I look forward to hearing from you!

    $22.22 /hr
    98 hours
  9. Lindsay Clinkingbeard

    Lindsay Clinkingbeard

    Experienced Administrative Professional

    United States - Last active: 10 days ago - Tests: 5

    I am an organized and self-motivated admisistrative professional with experience in customer service, property managment, legal research and writing, and marketing. Over the last five years I have successfully helped companies with internal and external marketing communications such as flyers, promotional ads, and internal compnay newsletters. I also have an extensive background in property management, from residential to commercial, leasing to creating property budgets. I am also a certified paralegal with a basic working knowledge of legal research and writing. Though I have experience in many different avenues, my strength is in Customer Service. I strive to meet the needs of my clients and my clients customers in every way possible. I want to be a great representation of your company and create loyal fans of my work.

    $16.67 /hr
    25 hours
  10. Chelsea B.

    Chelsea B.

    Email Marketing, Digital PR & Social Media

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 2

    Greetings! My name is Chelsea and I currently provide email and social media marketing strategy and assistance. My background includes public relations and marketing with an emphasis on media and influencer outreach using traditional and digital PR tactics; audience engagement using e-mail and social media marketing strategies; and event planning for large scale fundraising events. In addition, I've always been drawn to web development and the role it plays in a successful PR and marketing strategy, and I taught myself the fundamentals of html, css, and javascript with hopes of expanding those skills through personal and freelance projects. Check out my LinkedIn profile,, to review my resume and previous work experience. I look forward to working with you!

    $16.00 /hr
    354 hours