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Cold calling is a marketing process in which a sales representative contacts potential customers who don’t have an existing relationship with the business using telephone calls, email messages or social network connections. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, you will find friendly cold callers—with excellent communication skills and experience making cold calls—who can send bulk email messages, connect with potential customers through social media networks, or conduct B2C and B2B cold calls on your behalf.

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  1. Aamir Qadri

    Aamir Qadri

    Sales Consultant | Operation Manager | IT Services Enabler | Business

    Canada - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 4

    Skilled Professional with over twenty years of experience. Strong communication and organizational skills acquired in various companies. Proven ability to implement technology-based solutions for business. problems. Developed policies and procedures for cost reduction and improved efficiencies. Systems Design – IT Security – Strategic Planning – Project Management. Skills  Business Development: Various sectors in multiple countries.  Sales Management: End to End for corporate clients.  Business Process Modeling: Including stake holders.  Project Management: Full Life Cycle.  Operating Systems: Windows (all versions), SCO Unix, Linux Red Hat.  Networking: LAN/WAN/Wireless, TCP/IP suite.  Security: Symantec Enterprise Security Management.  Hardware: Diebold, DELL, HP, Compaq, EPSON, Cisco.

    $33.33 /hr
    185 hours
    0.00
  2. Josie Golingab

    Josie Golingab

    Experienced Customer Service Specialist

    Philippines - Tests: 10

    I am a College Graduate, Finished my HRM course at the University of the Cordilleras. And right after graduation i started working in a call center as a Customer Representative. I've been working as a customer service representative for 5 years now and one of the most challenging issues is handling different customers like irate customers, offensive customers and defensive customers. And one key in handling these certain type of customers is having great patience, and ive acquired that from that 5 years experience i had. One thing i'd be proud of is that i can work under pressure.And i have Strong Interpersonal communication skills.

    $6.67 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  3. Sigbjørn Hovda

    Sigbjørn Hovda

    Norwegian senior translator and marketer

    Norway - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 3

    Specialised in the fields of marketing, IT, finance and business with particularly strong expertise in technology, consumer electronics, software/video games and investor relations. I also provide marketing services ranging from cold calling, prospecting to copywriting, sales presentations and closing of sales. Typical projects: - Press releases - Marketing brochures - Product descriptions - Website texts - Ads - Software user interface - Newsletters - User manuals - Financial reports - General business communication (e.g. letters, internal/external policies, notifications) - Forms/surveys Key accounts include: - Acer - Cisco - Electronic Arts - Dell Computers - JVC - Microsoft - MSC Cruises - Olympus - Panasonic - Samsung - Sony - Ubisoft

    Groups: Certified Translation Professionals

    $60.00 /hr
    40 hours
    5.00
  4. Charmaigne Mendoza

    Charmaigne Mendoza Agency Contractor

    Telemarketer / Virtual Assistant / Data Entry Specialist

    Philippines - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 7

    I am a BPO Professional with extensive experience in Odesk. Over the last 5 years, I was involved with both voice and back office processes. My core competencies include service delivery, client relations and people management. I started as an entry level call center representative. I joined oDesk because it offers flexibility that I need right now, having relocated away from the Metro. My competencies are centered to contact center operations, from Entry Level tasks like Data Entry and surveys, Lead Generation and im also very proficient in Microsoft Excel, and I've done research work also for clients on Odesk and completed the Job successfuly, I've dialed for Qakadeals a deal site that's base in Australia. I'm not just setting up an appointment but I also have them sign the contract to run a deal with us. with Real estate, and for Extra Help Advisors I used to worked with them to set up an appointment for their Insurance Agents for Health Care Insurance. I also worked for Everest Merchant Services for Credit Card Processing and with Faster Financial for Payday Loan & Cash Advance we qualify the leads and process their application. I also worked for a Reputation Management Campaign, we call those customers that has bad feedback on Yelp. I worked with Legal Zoom Local as a Navigator wherein we call consumers and we also take inbound calls, help them in their legal concern then put them on a right practice area and transfer them to a Lawyer for Legal Advice. I just recently worked with Funktastic Band, I called businesses, get their email address and ask them if we can send them some information about the band and if they want to hire them for their special events. I put up a Virtual Call Center our mission is to provide clients with top quality Virtual Call Center Service. A service that provides our clients with the greatest a chance of communicating with their end customers. We do B2B and B2C services including both inbound and outbound calls. We have a dedicated and well trained cadre of customer support specialist who are able to consistently provide excellent services delivered in a timely and cost-effective manner. Whatever a client's customer relations goals are, Our agency has the people with the expertise to professionally service those needs.

    Associated with: MEG Inc. ( Marc Excellent Group Inc. )

    $8.89 /hr
    2,295 hours
    5.00
  5. 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
    619 hours
    0.00
  6. Lendy Lenne Sardiano

    Lendy Lenne Sardiano

    Sales representative, QA, Team Leader, Appointment setter, Lead Gen.

    Philippines - Tests: 2

    I've been in the BPO industry for more than 2 years, been into several call centers located in the Philippines handling both inbound and outbound campaigns.I have handled projects like Telemarketing, Lead Generation, Appointment setting, Live-transfers, SEO, and selling. To name few of the accounts I had; weight loss patch, alarm systems, SEO for Dental Clinics, Medical equipment (back & knee braces), Auto Insurance, Medicare (Diabetes), and SEO for restaurant.com. I'm hardworking, flexible, able to work in graveyard shift and I can alone or work with a team. I've been promoted as a Supervisor and managed a team of 45 in total.

    $5.00 /hr
    85 hours
    3.30
  7. Joseph Valdez

    Joseph Valdez

    Customer Service Expert

    United States - Tests: 4

    I have a degree in economics from California State University at Long Beach. I have 5+ years in customer service at different levels as well as 4+ years in the tourism industry. I'm a hard worker with a positive attitude and I enjoy helping people with their problems. I have a complete knowledge of Microsoft Office and a reliable internet connection. I know with my skills and experience I will be a great asset to your company.

    Groups: Pro Customer Service

    $10.00 /hr
    2 hours
    0.00
  8. Avinash Ramchandani

    Avinash Ramchandani

    Customer Service Manager/Admin Assistant

    Pakistan - Tests: 2

    Over 7 years of experience handling online business customers from all over the world. Dealt with different customers who were aggressive, VIP, silent, complaining, knowing all, loyal, discount customers, impulse customers, need based and wandering customers with professionalism by following the philosophy of taking every customer contact as a chance to shine once again to build and maintain company's reputation. I am expert in providing support on Synchronous and Asynchronous channels which include phone support, chat support, email support, SMS, Facebook, Twitter and all type of web forms. From the last two years I have been using different custom sources of (customer relationship management) for processing refunds, closing new orders, forwarding new orders, shipments, placing orders on customer behalf, follow-ups, cancellations, trouble shooting of technical issues, order revisions, order tracking, creating new orders, updating communication, promotional emails, re-sending passwords, updating new information, maintaining excel and word sheets, processing new orders, solving tickets, collecting feedback's and planning new tools for better online sales. I am a hard worker, multitask self confident support person whose goal always is to learn more and more effectively and accurately in a fast paced environment to put my best for the genuine love which I have for this industry. I am looking forward to work with you as a customer support specialist or any additional tasks or services you may need assistance with.

    Groups: Pro Customer Service

    $14.96 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  9. Niel Marlon Cuesta

    Niel Marlon Cuesta

    Experienced Lead Generator and Telemarketer/Appointment Setter/SEO

    Philippines - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

    For 4 Years in BPO industry, I am looking for a long term job here in Odesk. To further use my extensive experience and skills in BPO industry. My skills: -appointment setting -survey and research -telemarketing -web research -admin works I also have the knowledge in: MS Excel, spreedsheets, MS word. Potoshop, MS Powerpoint Software such as: Infusionsoft, CRM, Slaesforce I believe discipline is the secret to all success in life. My goal is not just to earn for living but to have a long term and strong relationship with the client, and I will do my best to deliver great results and be part of company's success.

    $8.89 /hr
    104 hours
    1.00
  10. Jacklynne R.

    Jacklynne R.

    Customer Service Specialist

    Philippines - Tests: 6

    I'm interested in a phone and/or email support position. I have been in a call center industry for over 5 years. I have handled may projects such as, Customer Service (Telecom), Retention (ISP provider), Collections -1st party and recoveries (Chase Bank and HSBC Bank). Sales Manager handling trade shows, conferences seminars and exhibitions. I am a goal-driven achiever with strong organizational and leadership skills. I can work with minimum supervision even under pressure.

    $4.44 /hr
    914 hours
    3.10