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Jodylee dale V.

100% Job Success
$5.56 /hr
9,125 hours

Gerald Gawat

Gerald Gawat

Mr. Gerald G. Gawat

Philippines - Tests: 1

I am individual with over 6 years of experience in the call center Industry. With that being said I have already developed good communication skills, Mastered being effective and efficient all the time in what I do and Multitask to be productive and provide good numbers to my Client and Employer. On my previous job in Sykes I was a Collections Specialist. We do outbound calls to customers with overdue in their account. We make sure to provide Customer Satisfaction in the process and make sure to end the call with a Solid Payment Arrangement. The job entails a Specialists to have Good and Firm tonality as to not offend and set the flow of the conversation. Good Rebuttals and Reversals is a good skill that I have acquired and that made me overcome strong rejections from Customers. We are set and trained to work in a setup where there are KPIs or Metrics to be followed. Proud to say that I am able to meet them and be well compensated with Bonuses for a job well done. I would be interested for offers for a part time job that I can relate my previous experience. I would be open for offers and be open for negotiations.

$6.67 /hr
824 hours

Alexander Shereshovets

Alexander Shereshovets

Junior Sales

Ukraine - Tests: 4

I am a qualified, motivated junior Sales specialist with experience in international communication and team management. Currently engaged in lead generation. I have some experience in business communication and real-time interpreting, as well as creating and conducting presentations. Additional experience includes working as a ESL teacher and interpreter/translator. Good interpersonal and problem-solving skills. A quick and efficient learner. Seeking opportunities to help you make your business grow.

$6.67 /hr
0 hours

Carolina S.

Carolina S.

Administrative Assistant/ Customer Service Rep.

United States - Tests: 5

Over the past years I have enjoyed volunteering within my community. I am proficient with the application of communication and leadership skills. I have the ability to work both independently, and as an integral part of a successful team. I am thoughtfully organized and highly adaptable with the ability to perform in a fast paced environment. My desire is to obtain a position that will offer me the opportunity to utilize my current skills and to allow me to gain additional skills that will help me contribute as a value added team member in a professional work setting.

98% Job Success
$16.67 /hr
3,605 hours

Touhidur R.

Touhidur R.

Telemarketing, Cold calling, Appointment setting,Customer Service.VA

Bangladesh - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 3

Working over 6 years, started in call center industry back in 2008 then back in 2012 started working in "Upwork", since then I am working successfully. Now I have developed my English, I believe you will be satisfy with accent too. I am dedicated and professional person since this what I do full time now. Beside my work, I am doing my MBA. Looking forward to talk to you. Thanks.

94% Job Success
$8.78 /hr
4,975 hours

Jean Paul Paredes

Jean Paul Paredes

Tech Support,Real-Estate VA,Excel Macro Programmer

Philippines - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 14

In the past few employers I have locally and on oDesk, my clients have always been very satisfied with my performance, initiative, practicality, problem solving skills, multi-skills, loyalty, and ability to adapt to new roles and skills in a short period of time. I love troubleshooting as well as making solutions for better, more efficient data processing. Skills includes Technical Support, Visual Basic Programming, HTA/HTML, Administrative Support, advertising website maintenance and updating, Excel Automation/Macro Programming, Print/Graphics Design, Data Mining/Research, Client Mail Setup, Database Administration, CPanel and Domain Management, Free Website Hosting, Google Docs/Form, Fusiontables and Zendesk. Experiences: - Visual Basic Programmer (VBA/VBS). Working as freelance programmer providing applications to local clients for better and faster data processing - 4 years as Computer layout Artist/Designer at a local printing press designing calling cards, book covers, flyers, leaflets, streamers, banners, soap box and more, then printing the designs to large format printers and machines or forwarding the designs (with print and crop marks) to the imaging department for printing. - 2 years as Computer Graphics Artist/Designer at an advertising company taking pictures of food products, burgers, drinks, breads and other store items and designing posters, streamers, flyers, fast food menu - 3 years as Call Center Technical Support Representative handling technical and partly billing calls for U.S. customers. Troubleshooting internet, Voip phones, and IPTV issues and logging each interaction to CRM - 9 months as Data Analyst responsible for making weekly seat plan for each teams on a 3-floor call center building. Creating Excel reports from data collected from other departments. Making sure stations are ready and working. Creating and maintaining Excel Macros particularly the macro that assigns seats to each agents/teams on the floor. - 3 months working as Technical Support Representative for a Canadian Web Hosting Company helping customers with their issues like navigating CPanel or PLESK, troubleshooting issues that makes website inaccessible. - Online Admin or Virtual Assistant for an online store that sells T-shirts. Contributing in T-shirt designs and editing, uploading and managing online store ads. - Customer Service Representative for Online PC Solutions receiving calls from customers needing help with computer issues like removing viruses and spyware then connecting a technician to the customer's computer to start the troubleshooting. - 9 months as Liason Apprentice/Admin Assistant for a Home Tending Company/Real Estate updating online ads, posting to Craigslist, Postelts and other real estate websites. - Data Encoder and Keyword researcher assistant searching for manufacturers of a product and retrieving their information into a spreadsheet. - Ebook Proof Reading formatting Word documents sent by writers and removing/correcting highlighted spelling issues then formatting /preparing the doc for conversion to Ebook. - Admin Assistant/IT/Dispatch Control/Transportation Services managing and monitoring daily dispatches and appointments, reminding freelance drivers of appointments, calculating fees/charges per miles, updating the tracking and monitoring page. - Real Estate Excel Macro Programmer creating Excel macro programs for various data processes making fast, accurate, and convenient solutions. - Zendesk Ticket Support responding to customer issues sent through Zendesk ticketing and troubleshooting/reproducing reported bugs. Community administrator. - PHP/MySQL Database Programmer (Beginner/Hosting Websites) creating simple websites for clients Skills: - Technical Troubleshooting, Setting up Outlook and other Client Mails - Creating/developing application software using Visual Basic - Designing advertising materials such as posters, brochure, soap boxes, food boxes, streamers, banners through Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, or Indesign. - Creating Excel/Outlook macro programs for better data processing. - Creating HTA/HTML applications for data encoding tasks. - Zendesk, Google for Small Business, Google Drive, Google Docs, Google Calendar, Excel - Basic PHP and MySQL - Autoit Programming IP Phone: Cisco SPA 303 IP PHONE

100% Job Success
$5.56 /hr
12,576 hours

Ritchie L.

Ritchie L.

B2B Sales Prospecting, Web Researcher&Lead Generation

Philippines - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 1

I have worked for a client and was assigned to look for the right candidates who will turn to us when they are looking to expand their pipeline and increase sales. As a researcher, I provide accuracy and quality procedure to ensure to get only the best to meet the client's expectations. My task includes: Gathering leads from linkedin, craigslist, related websites, etc. Prospecting possible clients for business proposal Extracting email addresses Email marketing Generating leads for cold and warm calls I am also an experienced agent doing Outbound Calls like Appointment Setting, Sales (Telephone service provider, solar energy, etc.) Fundraising for almost 2 years now.

$3.33 /hr
11 hours

Shalynne Hortezano

Shalynne Hortezano

QA Specialist/Personal Assistant/Data Enrty/Lead Mining

Philippines - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 10

Specialties includes Sales/Telemarketing(Credit Card Pulling), Customer Service, Virtual Assistant, Social Media Posting(Hootsuite), Building Market Credibility in Wikipedia, Contact Database Management(Xero and Infusionsoft), Email (Asana, Gmail, Outlook), Posting ads,Web Research, Data Entry, Team Leader, Working on itineraries and any other administrative task. Experienced with Microsoft Office,Word,Outlook,Excel, Spreadsheet,Google docs, etc. I prefer to do hourly, but will consider a fixed priced job. "I will meet your deadline. And guarantee that can give you 100% satisfaction rate"

100% Job Success
$5.56 /hr
423 hours



Graphic Designing/PowerPoint Expert/Telemarketing/Virtual Assistant

Bangladesh - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 24

I am Ziadh (James) and I am a Graphic Designer/Powerpoint Presentation Expert/Audio &Video editing expert and have been serving my clients with my 110% effort of expertise. I have been Dedicating my skills towards helping my respected clients to complete their projects with perfection, professionalism, quickest turnaround and with maximum satisfaction. I have over Four years of experience working as a Designer and reference are reflected through my project samples portfolio. My proficiency in making Quality Graphics includes: 1. Logo Design, Icon Design. 2. Brochure, Catalog, Magazine, Business Proposal, Booklets, Product Catalog, Leaflets. 3. Business Card, Post Card, Invitation Cards, Greeting Cards. 4. Corporate Brand Identity Kit. 5. Flyers, Banners, Social media Ads, Proposal Design, Slider Images. 6. Social Identity Kit (Facebook/Twitter/Youtube/Google +/Linked in/Itunes), Photo Manipulations. 7. Book Cover and Page Designing/Layout, Document Designing, Template Creation, Letterheads. 8. Email Template, Backgrounds, T-shirt Design, CD Covers, Packaging Labels Presentation Folder etc. 9. Website Design and Development. 10. Presentation Design both Powerpoint and Prezi with Custom template creation with Advanced Visuals and Animations. 11. Whiteboard animations, Video Editing, Promotion ads, Audio Editing/mixing/mastering. I am punctual, task oriented, a hard worker and always follow the target. I am ready to commit full time dedication on work. And I am Expert Adobe Master Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, After-effects, Muse, Audition, and Dreamweaver). I have expertise with the complete Microsoft office programs (Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Publisher, and Outlook) and also a quick and efficient learner with any sort of Designing Software’s. I have been a very excellent and creative entitled Presenter because of my presentation skills with both Powerpoint & Prezi slides presentation skills. I can multitask to good time. I have an internet connection of 2 Mbps Wired. Moreover As A telemarketer I have also worked in various campaigns so far such as Appointment Settings for Farmers Insurance (USA), Kiss Print Photocopy Company (Australia), Combine Insurance (Australia), Tex temp (USA), Martial arts axis (Canada), My proficiency in making telemarketing phone calls and securing appointments for sales personnel to follow up on, along with my ability to assist management in exceeding sales quota. I am punctual, task oriented, a hard worker and always follow the target. I am ready to commit full time dedication on work. And I am very good with Microsoft office programs, I am flexible using CRM or Google application. I can multitask to good time.

74% Job Success
$11.11 /hr
116 hours