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Copy editing Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.84.

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  1. Joseph D.

    Joseph D.

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

    Philippines - Last active: 2 days ago - 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.

    $4.50 /hr
    1,881 hours
    3.68
  2. Emmanuel Cimafranca

    Emmanuel Cimafranca

    Database Maintenance, Researcher, Data Entry, Magento Administrator

    Philippines - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 2

    With my skills in database maintenance and data entry work, I aim to render exemplary work, going beyond the client's job requirements. I have been working as a real-estate database maintenance professional, Magento administrator, researcher, and data entry professional for more than 7 years and I hope that I can apply what I have learned in my future jobs. I provide high quality work with 100% accuracy at a timely pace to ensure that client satisfaction is guaranteed. I am a fast learner and I am very flexible when it comes to the work requirements.

    $6.67 /hr
    1,539 hours
    4.70
  3. Sameh A.

    Sameh A.

    Senior Low Current Systems Engineer

    Egypt - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 6

    Over the last 10 years, I have developed (Design Drawings/Calculations, Shop drawings, BOQ, Commercial studies Technical Specifications & Technical Submittals) for Low Current Systems including Access Control,CCTV,Fire Alarm,Public Address & Audio Visual System. As well for lighting & electrical systems. I have certified in CCNA & Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) , EASE program,Aruba Wireless Networks. I have experience in Auto CAD program, Microsoft Office,PDf programs I Understand the needs for anyone how to maintain the business, I seek challenges & mutually beneficial collaboration as well as opportunities to improve my skills.

    $15.00 /hr
    1,940 hours
    4.22
  4. Ebnul H.

    Ebnul H.

    PDF Form Developer and Graphic Designer

    Bangladesh - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 32

    I have a lot of experience in creating Adobe Fillable PDF Forms, along with Calculation & Javascript using Adobe Acrobat XI Pro & Adobe Livecycle also have strong typographic skills in graphic designing like eBooks, brochures, catalogs, magazines, flyers, Newsletters, Resumes etc with great detail. Check my upwork portfolio for samples of my previous work. So I'm ready for the next step to meet with you for further discussion about your project.

    $16.67 /hr
    1,326 hours
    4.89
  5. Jeanette Villamar

    Jeanette Villamar

    Data Entry Professional

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 3

    Looking for a position as Data Entry Specialist in a highly established organization that will provide me opportunity to enhance my career, utilizing years of experience in the field to serve the company with diligence and honesty.. -15 years of experience in Data Entry function. -Efficiently handled voluminous data entry task within deadline. -Proficient at using Microsoft Office Suite, order processing systems and database software. -knowledge data entry techniques and database applications. -Able to quickly adapt to new software for reports generations and other clerical work tasks.

    $3.00 /hr
    2,104 hours
    4.97
  6. Evelyn Tan

    Evelyn Tan

    All time Virtual Assistant with Real Estate experience

    Philippines - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 4

    "Real Estate Virtual Assistant" Honest, hardworking, flexible, fast learner, smart and witty! I am equipped with intense skills of data administration but not limited to Google docs, MS Office, SEO project coordination, website content writing, Real Estate data collection, Dropbox, data entry/data mining of every business needs, Salesforce, Mailchimp and Outlook management. Provided with all these skills plus analytical and logical thinking, hard work and great motivation, and of course professionalism. I am the best fit to qualify on top. HIRE ME!

    $5.56 /hr
    1,265 hours
    4.58
  7. Vinissa A.

    Vinissa A.

    Technical Encoder/Data Entry/Virtual Assistant/Web Searcher

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

    To secure any position that commensurate to my qualification and obtain a challenging duty and opportunity to increase responsibility with a career path of advancement and to enhance and share my knowledge and to help the company in meeting their mission and objectives

    $5.56 /hr
    3,074 hours
    4.45
  8. Tracy Helen Jamelo

    Tracy Helen Jamelo Agency Contractor

    Administrative Support/Customer Service Rep/Writer/Lead Gen Expert

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 16 - Portfolio: 6

    Technologically-wise, individuals who go along with the societal demands could not deny the impact of globalization among existing industries worldwide. Thus, I am among those people who continue to seek and embrace the myriad opportunities of communication pros. I am here not for the profit alone or simply adding up to the number of contractors who aspires for quality job and pay; rather, I am here to add impact of satisfaction and excellence. I believe I cannot have the latter without being goal oriented. I am seeking opportunities here for: 1. WRITING JOBS - from Editorial jobs to featured creative article writing 2. ADMINISTRATIVE JOBS/ VIRTUAL ASSISTANT: data entry, mining and collection, research, transcription, helpdesk, email handling and marketing, etc. 3. CRM,INFUSIONSOFT, ZOHO, WORDPRESS, DROPBOX, GOOGLE, etc. 4. Microsoft Suites: WORD, EXCEL, POWERPOINT, ACCESS... 5. CUSTOMER SERVICE, EMAIL SUPPORT, etc. 6. GRAPHIC DESIGNING, PHOTO EDITING, etc.

    Associated with: GS Outsourcing Solutions

    $6.00 /hr
    4,410 hours
    4.03
  9. Clemencia Salazar

    Clemencia Salazar Agency Contractor

    Admin support and expert in data conversion

    Philippines - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 4

    I worked in different areas of work covering data conversion, editorial services and managing a team in one of the Business Processing Outsourcing company in the Philippines. I am proven to be effective in managing time, people, resources including stability of project margins and profitability, and excellent client communications. My skills set include: - Administrative support - QA (website and application) - Data Conversion - Forms Conversion - Web Research - Legislative Consolidation and Updating - Project Margins (i.e. cost, profitability, etc.) - Editorial services My experience working online added my knowledge and gain confidence in working independently. I was able to involved in decision makings for the betterment of the projects and provide solutions that help my client improve and grow their business. My ultimate goal and commitment is customer or client satisfaction and maintaining the rank as top rated freelancer.

    Associated with: SureWorkz Agency, Global eLancers, Online Job Services

    $5.00 /hr
    7,146 hours
    4.99
  10. Jennylou Daamo

    Jennylou Daamo Agency Contractor

    Data Entry and Web Research Specialist

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 6

    I am aiming to be a successful worker. With the knowledge and skills that I have acquired for jobs, I am confident enough that I can provide excellent service for my future clients. I am responsible, dedicated and a hard working person. I look forward to working with my clients providing them with my best service and perfect result as possible.

    Associated with: Online Jobs Services

    $3.70 /hr
    5,568 hours
    3.89