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Post your virtual assistant project on Upwork and find intelligent and organized VAs who provide sales, email, training and administrative support. You’ll find reliable freelancers who have excellent English communication skills, in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint) and Google Analytics. They may have experience in basic keyword research, search engine optimization (SEO) and Internet marketing concepts, as well as CPM and PPC campaigns. They can conduct Internet research and competitor analysis, or prepare detailed PDF reports, manage your WordPress, Drupal or Joomla CMS and website content. They can also add, remove and update product listings in your eCommerce website.

A virtual assistant (VA) provides remote administrative, technical or personal support. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, professional virtual assistants can schedule appointments and meetings, help with event planning, write articles or prepare contracts and proofread business documents. They can also manage social media accounts, update social network profiles, handle personal tasks, and provide you with full-time virtual assistant services via Skype or Google Voice.

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Virtual Assistant Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.59.

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  1. Oleksandr N.

    Oleksandr N.

    Senior System Administrator, Migration and Security L3 engineer, SSD

    Ukraine - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 20 - Portfolio: 16

    YOUR POSITIVE FEEDBACK IS THE HIGHEST AWARD FOR ME ;) Will do my best to assist you in any questions and tasks you may have =) Here is some info about my experience. SUMMARY Specialties: Information Technology / Internet / IT Division / Computer security/ Internet Services / System Administration/ Webmaster Support / Web Analysis/ SEO / SEM / Internet Marketing Web hosting services (SSD hosting solutions) EXPERIENCE: d(-_-)b Linux/Windows system administrator, Operations team EuroVPS/WebDomSolutions January 2012 - May 2013 Greece, Athens Responsibilities: - Tickets; - System administration and monitoring. Theoretical and practical skills: - Operating Systems: RedHat/CentOS/Fedora, Debian/Ubuntu, FreeBSD, Windows Server 2003/2008; - Virtualization: Virtuozzo, OpenVZ, VMware, Onapp Xen, Apache CloudStack; - Setup/configuration: nagios, kayako, racktables, confluence, observium, nginx, php-fpm, liteSpeed, Apache CloudStack, Hostbill, WHMCS, redmine; - Control panels: Plesk, WHM Cpanel. - Database Administration: SQL Server, MySQL, MariaDB ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ <( -'.'- )> freelancer SEO freelance October 2010 - March 2012 (1 years 6 months) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ o(^_^)o System Administrator / Techsupport Webintellects/Webhostgian/Jumpline/Webdomsolutions November 2010 - March 2012 (1 year 5 months) US, Ohio Responsibilities: - Live Chat support, Tickets; - System/Server/Control Panel administration; - Nagios monitoring; - Internet research and work with technical documentation. Operating Systems: * RedHat/CentOS,Fedora * Windows server 2003/2008 * VPS setup and configuration (Parallels Virtuozzo Containers); Advanced theoretical and practical skills in such areas: - Operating Systems: RedHat/CentOS/Fedora, Windows server 2003/2008; - Virtualization: VPS setup and configuration (Parallels Virtuozzo); - Security: Advanced knowledge of Linux security, Firewalls ( IPtables, CSF, APF, BFD, Fail2Ban), Encryption ( SSL), SSH, Host Security Auditing; - Software: Apache servers (versions 1.3.x/2.2), DNS (BIND 9), QMail, Sendmail, exim, LAMP, Plesk/Exim/Cpanel (installing/upgrading/maintaining), Drupal, Wordpress, Joomla, OsCommerce applications, Yum/RPM usage; - Database Administration: SQL Server 2003/2008, MySQL, MS access. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ b(^_^)d Internet Marketing Specialist || Web Analyst DCoM Soft, Inc. December 2009 – August 2010 (9 months) Responsibilities: - Internet Marketing strategy and tactics - Information architecture and Web site content planning - Research of partners - Internet Market Research - Research Usability Design - Online promotion of company's web-based products Skills: - Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) - Paid online Marketing / Pay per Click Management (PPC) - SEO Copywriting/Editing - Social Media Optimization and Marketing (SMO/SMM) - Experience running USA-targeted social Marketing - Writing press releases - Social networking (Twitter, Facebook, Google follow etc) - Google Products, AdWords/AdSense, Google Analytics, Webmaster tools, Google Merchant, etc. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ \(^_^)/ Customer Relations Representative || Advanced Technical Agent Ecommerce, Inc. May 2007 – October 2009 (2 years 6 months) Responsibilities: - Sales, billing and technical support in solving problems reported by clients; - Chat, helpdesk system, correspondence; - View, Adaptation, "repair" clients' sites; - Basic server/service diagnostic and reports to sysadmin department; - Internet research and work with technical documentation; - Work in team. Basic theoretical and practical skills in such areas: - Linux / Unix OS, Windows server 2000/2003, Windows XP/98; - Servers: Apache, bind, sendmail, ProFTP, MySQL, SQUID / SOCKS, MSSQL, Samba; - Easy coding: PHP, PERL / CGI, HTML, JavaScript, CF, ASP,. NET, C + +; - Widely used protocols (HTTP, HTTPS, SMTP, POP, IMAP, FTP (s), TCP / UDP, etc); - HSPHERE control panel (versions 2.3 and 3).

    $34.88 /hr
    1,236 hours
    5.00
  2. Monis Rizvi

    Monis Rizvi

    Experienced Remote Technical and Live Chat Support, Ticket Support.

    Pakistan - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 4

    With more than 2 years of experience in customer service and technical support via live chat and tickets, I'm confident in my ability to find an amiable solution to any challenge I may encounter. As a self-motivated and determined person, with a strong capacity for learning, I thrive in virtual work environments - taking on new challenging and multi-tasking with ease. I've worked hard to foster strong working relationships and if I don't immediately have an answer to a question, I definitely have the skills and resources to know where to find it. As a naturally empathetic person with a solutions oriented attitude, I am able to relate to customers; helping them to feel comfortable and understood, while finding the appropriate solution for all parties involved. I am known for my commitment, superior work ethics, attention to detail and excellence in customer care.

    Groups: Microsoft Certified Professionals

    $6.67 /hr
    2,600 hours
    4.95
  3. Keith Liston

    Keith Liston

    Expert in Amazon and Ebay Listing, Imacros

    Philippines - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 1

    Over the last 5 years, I have been using MS Excel and MS Access in generating report, manipulating data,and extracting data.I also have experience in the following areas: reports automation, create report template using Macro Programming,creating database using Ms Access. My core competency lies in link building, web researching and completing data extraction/ processing as to meet the demand of the business. Currently I am into Processing data for Amazon Sellercentral as well as other Sales Channel like NewEgg, Ebay, Rakuten, Sears and well versed in Online Marketing. Create Imacros script. My core skills involve: - Extensive knowledge of Amazon seller central, Bonanza, NewEgg, Rakuten, Sears Ebay platform. - Hands-on experience with amazon webstore, FBA and ebay store. - Experience of creating quality listings on Amazon, Ebay, Sears, Bonanza, NewEgg, Rakuten manually and using feed template - Knowledgeable with Google Merchant, create product promos and Google Merchant Product - Amazon Asin, Price, BuyBox, order Scraping, Ebay Price Scraping using Imacros - Processing Amazon Price Match using MS Excel - Keywords and Market research. - Inventory management, Image processing and Order processing manually and autoamtic

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers

    $8.00 /hr
    9,200 hours
    5.00
  4. Braulio Johan Viscarra Hansson

    Braulio Johan Viscarra Hansson

    Environmental Professional specialized in GIS

    Bolivia - Last active: 10 hours ago - Tests: 6

    Dear Madam or Sir: My name is Johan Viscarra Hansson. I have a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science with a specialization in Project Management for Sustainable Development from the University of Malmö in Sweden. At the present time I am working on my thesis-project to finish an international Master’s program in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) at the University of Lund, which is an EFMD EQUIS accredited University and ranked one of the top 100 academic institutions of the world. I have multicultural roots and have lived in both Bolivia and Sweden, thus having native proficiency in both Spanish and Swedish; as well as fluent professional proficiency in English. Regarding my computer literacy I have very good skills in the MS Office package, professional expertise in ArcGIS Desktop and acceptable knowledge in Photoshop and Indesign. My aim is to work in Odesk as a freelancer to enhance my field of work and to broaden my client portfolio. I also want to explore new ways of working online, which I see as an environmental friendly and economic viable alternative to “traditional work”. Preferable working areas: • Geographic Information System (Analysis, visualization, Python-programming) • Translation between Swedish, English and Spanish • Webdesign, web-mapping services • Article writing (in any of the mentioned languages) • Illustrations with Photoshop and Indesign Sincerely yours, Johan Viscarra Hansson

    $15.00 /hr
    1,095 hours
    5.00
  5. Eunice Sinahon

    Eunice Sinahon

    IT Admin Support//Real Estate VA/Data Entry & Web Researcher Expert

    Philippines - Last active: 10 hours ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 8

    To obtain a position that will enable me to use my strong organizational skills, educational background, and ability to become productive, fruitful and work well with people. Technical Skills: - Excellent Ability in Administrative Support Roles such as Data Management, Data Entry, Web Research and other Informative Tasks. - Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office 2007,2010 - Good Communication Skills. - Familiar with Adobe Photoshop (re-sizing, smoothing, image editing). - Article/Ad Posting - Social Media Marketing Posting - Wordpress Back-end Data Entry - Magento Back-end Data Entry

    $8.00 /hr
    2,134 hours
    4.98
  6. Sofiya Parasyuk

    Sofiya Parasyuk

    Web Research, Database Management, Virtual Assistance, Translation

    Ukraine - Last active: 10 hours ago - Tests: 1

    I've been working in PR-management and promotion, social researches, programs elaboration and analysis so my key experience relates to the areas of Administrative Support, English translation, Virtual assistance. I'm willing to ensure the best outputs as I'm professionally committed and responsible, I want to be really useful cause I'm able to handle a wide range of functions using a combination of creative, organizational and writing skills.

    $5.00 /hr
    3,685 hours
    5.00
  7. Sheryll Songalia

    Sheryll Songalia Agency Contractor

    Certified Accountant, Data Entry Specialist, Researcher, VA

    Philippines - Last active: 10 hours ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 15

    I have been working as an Accountant and Bookkeeper for 11 years. I am proficient with Quickbooks, MYOB, Saasu, Peachtree, Xero, Accounting Relief, and e-Conomic (Norwegian Accounting System). I have handled General Accounting, Auditing, Inventory Monitoring, Cost Accounting, Payroll, Invoicing and Order Processing. I have worked with US, Australian, Norwegian and UK Clients. Aside from Accounting and Bookkeeping, I am also a Data Entry Specialist, Researcher, Photoshop Image editor, Typist, Customer Support Agent and Classified Ad Poster. I am also an experienced product uploader for different ecommerce websites such as Woocommerce, Magento, Bigcommerce, Ebay, and Amazon. I am also an experienced Wordpress and Joomla Back End Data Entry Specialist. I am also an experienced Personal Assistant and Virtual Assistant.

    Associated with: DataExperts Philippines

    $7.78 /hr
    12,691 hours
    4.70
  8. Ikhlas Ahmed

    Ikhlas Ahmed Agency Contractor

    PHP,WordPress,CSS3,AJAX,jQuery,ASP.NET,iPhone,Android,LinuxSystemAdmin

    United States - Last active: 12 days ago - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 2

    I have over 8 years of experience serving various clients for their website design, development, and maintenance needs. My team has following skill sets: * Design: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, After Effects, Premiere, Free Hand, Logo Designing * Web UI: Dreamweaver, xHTML, CSS, DIV Based HTML, DHTML, JavaScript, AJAX, jQuery * Web Development: PHP, MySQL, XML, WordPress, Joomla, Facebook Apps, OSCommerce, Cold Fusion, * Microsoft: ASP.NET, SQL Server, Reporting Services, Dot Net Nuke, nopCommerce * Apple: iPhone/iPad/iPod touch Applications development. * Linux and Windows server, database, and system administration. Linux System admin on all popular flavors including redhat, ubuntu, fedora, centos and debian. * Project Management: Through daily status reports, meetings via Skype, Screen Sharing, Emails, Phone. My customers enjoy 1 month of warranty period post implementation of their projects. I can provide verifiable customer references.

    Associated with: FSD Solutions Agency

    $20.00 /hr
    1,038 hours
    5.00
  9. Christian R.

    Christian R. Agency Contractor

    Customer Support/ Account Management/ Telesales/ VA/ SMM

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

    A native English speaker with over 9 yrs of professional experience in Customer Service, Virtual Assistant, Appointment Setting, Telemarketing,Chat Support/E-mail, and I have also a strong Sales background. Highly Proficient in Data Entry and Analysis, Marketing Support, Project Management, Email Handling and Reports Generation. Has broad knowledge on E-Commerce 9 years of customer support experience including 5 years working as a Tech Support/Telemarketer for Verizon, Account Executive/Post Sales at Comcast and handled Telstra as well, making outbound calls and selling home phone, broadband, digital cable and mobile plans to consumers all over Australia and United States as well. I'm always aiming to have an excellent working relationship, and provide clients with great satisfaction that ensure quality communication in regards to the project. Internet speed: http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/4169727653

    Associated with: Reigne Supreme VA

    $16.67 /hr
    1,255 hours
    5.00
  10. Pamela rose C.

    Pamela rose C. Agency Contractor

    Online Mktg,eCommerce,SEO and SMM Proj Manager,Experienced VA

    Philippines - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 13

    Working for a number of years helped me develop an exceptional attention to detail, have outstanding interpersonal skills and the determination to get tasks done. My objective is to obtain a position that will allow me to utilize my education and work experience for the benefit of the company as well as for personal growth and professional advancement.

    Associated with: Online VIP

    $16.67 /hr
    1,679 hours
    4.83