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  1. Rabab Abedi

    Creative Writer | Proofreader | Website & email Content Development

    Pakistan - Last active: 10/03/2012 - Tests: 4

    An experienced communications expert by profession, I have a strong flair for writing. I have been submitting my creations in the form of book reviews, cover story and social issue articles to Pakistan’s largest selling newspaper DAWN. To help you know more about my style of writing and language competency, I’m sharing few links of my published work: http://dawn.com/2012/04/08/raising-children-when-the-sparing-gets-tough/ http://www.dawn.com/2010/11/21/empty-nesters-a-sad-reality.html http://www.dawn.com/2011/08/21/hair-care-free-yourself-from-tangles.html http://archives.dawn.com/weekly/yworld/archive/050813/yworld8.htm http://archives.dawn.com/weekly/yworld/archive/051029/yworld15.htm http://www.dawn.com/2011/06/12/skin-care-beauty-in-summer.html Besides remote, I have worked as a Copywriter and Proofreader of a growing advertising agency; Concept Writer at a software house, and later on at a managerial level in Corporate Communications division of a leading financial institution. Since I have worked at agency and client side both, I have clear idea of the expectations from each ends in developing the right communication message for customer! With an eye for detail that helps me in picking up even the minute mistakes in a designed layout or written material, I can help you with content development of emails, websites and articles. My qualifications include a Masters degree in Mass Communications. I have studied social sciences in my bachelors and till college and O Level, I have been a student of Science. I have a valid score of 8 Band in IELTS. I’m tech-savvy, proficient at MS- Word, Excel, PowerPoint and working knowledge of Photoshop and Freehand. Although I’m new to oDesk, rest assured, I work with passion and responsibility; I will try my level best to provide unmatched quality!

    $5.56 /hr
    48 hours
    5.00
  2. Julius Gerellana

    Julius Gerellana Agency Contractor

    Service Excellence Professional | Freelance Writer

    Philippines - Last active: 12/16/2012 - Tests: 7

    *Technical and Feature Writing *Works for Business Processing and Outsourcing industry for 8 years now with specialization on Sales, Telemarketing, Customer service, Surveys and Lead generation, Appointment setting and Product presentation *Research Analyst

    Associated with: Systemcore Business Solutions

    $4.00 /hr
    261 hours
    5.00
  3. Daniel Newcomer

    Daniel Newcomer

    Freelance Journalist, Copywriter, Editor, SEO and SMM Specialist

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

    Published professional journalist and creative writer with three years of combined experience in the copywriting and SEO optimization industry across several web platforms. Offering extensive experience in investigative reporting, editing, and publishing. Committed to delivering factual, concise, and elegant pieces that seek to inform and engage a wide range of audiences. Firm grasp of SEO optimization techniques as well as Social Media Marketing (SMM) campaigns.

    $20.00 /hr
    159 hours
    4.77
  4. Marija Grincuka

    Marija Grincuka

    Translator, technical and creative writer

    Latvia - Last active: 21 hours ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 2

    I have more then 10 years experience in sales, marketing and promotion, translations and creative writing. Currently working in ecommerce promoting number of specialised Internet stores. I am very attentive to details, can work to the tight deadlines, able to establish great communication with the customer to accomodate his wishes regarding the job.

    $20.00 /hr
    6,287 hours
    5.00
  5. Marie Christine Sing

    Marie Christine Sing

    Article and Technical Writer/Market Researcher/Marketing Professional

    Philippines - Last active: 21 hours ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 25

    Over the last 11 years, I have handled diverse IT products, which include Software-as-A-Service applications, Network Security applicances, VoIP, application delivery, web 2.0, virtualization, pay-per-click and other cloud-based services. I am an organized and effective project and product manager with proven skills in goal-setting and organized project planning. A prolific and a resourceful writer that I am, I can write about almost anything -- from real estate, tax laws, IT-related content, food and home-making tips and what have you. I have written lots of articles, product reviews, white papers, brochures, instruction manuals, case studies, blogs, articles, SEO-related content, SMM and website content. I have a strong visual sense, exemplary writing and presentation skills. I possess ability to translate technical information to comprehensive and concise marketing ideas and concepts targeting specific markets. I can handle any responsibility. My progressive experience is anchored on self discipline and time management, more importantly, passion for excellence to fulfill the job at hand. I have provided tailor-fitted and sound solutions to the most typical of cases as well as the most complicated ones. I have turned the tide in the favor of the organizations I worked for, and those I continue to serve. What I seek for is a company that could employ me on a long-term basis as a writer and marketing professional. I am serious and committed to deliver the best of my abilities serving an employer whose dedication and passion towards work resembles mine. Given the opportunity, I can deliver rich and substantial content aimed to satisfy my employers and the intended target market.

    $13.33 /hr
    3,769 hours
    4.87
  6. Jennefer Piramide

    Jennefer Piramide

    Statistical/Mathematical Analysis, Math Article Writing and Tutorials

    Philippines - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 8

    I am a flexible and highly organized professional teacher with teaching experience in both secondary and tertiary levels in some private high schools and colleges in the Philippines. I have a lofty ability to explain complex mathematical concepts and skills in easier ways. I am committed to provide extra time and tutoring services to students who have complexity in learning and understanding mathematics concepts & skills in and out of the classroom. I have been teaching Mathematics from the rudimentary concepts of Algebra through Calculus for eleven years with the integration of SPSS, Geogebra, Minitab, Excel, Megastat and PowerPoint. Also, I have employed data gathering procedures and made several research and evaluation tools during my post graduate studies. It is my utmost desire to help and assist people in terms of mathematical/statistical analysis, tutorial services, worksheet creations, problem solving, mathematics lessons writing and many others.

    $10.00 /hr
    1,039 hours
    4.97
  7. Rebeca A.

    Rebeca A.

    Content & Social Media Strategist | Public Relations

    United States - Last active: 21 hours ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 3

    I am a writer dedicated to help individuals and businesses communicate their ideas effectively. My drive and determination is to help you succeed. Whether you need to kick start your project, a fresh pair of eyes, or advice I am here to help you by providing my writing services and knowledge. My services include web page content, press releases, resumes, product descriptions, biographies, blog entries, articles, content rewriting, editing, proofreading, translations, and transcribing. Allow me to help you move forward into the direction you want to take. If I take your project, it becomes a top priority. It becomes a part of my life from start to finish.

    Groups: Article Samurai

    $22.22 /hr
    4,146 hours
    4.81
  8. Ma. Laura Sheryn Alvarez

    Ma. Laura Sheryn Alvarez

    Marketing and Management Consultant | Administrative Coordinator

    Philippines - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 9

    SPECIALIZATION: Marketing, Management, Business Development for SMEs (Small-Medium Enterprises) CAREER GOAL: Dedicated to maximizing business development especially in the areas of marketing & communications, service enhancement, corporate integrity and financial health. RELEVANT EXPERIENCE: Ten (10) years of corporate experience with both local and global clients across various industries, which include (but are not limited to) Information Technology, Broadcast Media & Film, Ad Industry, NGO, Food Services, Travel & Tourism

    $22.22 /hr
    1,896 hours
    4.87
  9. Frederick S Blackmon

    Frederick S Blackmon

    Writer / Creative Development

    United States - Last active: 9 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 1

    What started out as casual observations and daydreams became published essays, articles and stories for Frederick S. Blackmon. He is a professional writer and creative development consultant. His love for fiction and theater eventually led to a career writing screenplays and support material for the film & television industry. He is a published novelist, a journalist, an award-winning international poet and film director. Throughout his career, Frederick has composed and produced dozens of publications, short films, and original audio recordings for entertainment industry professionals. While living in Miami, Frederick began exploring issues on climate change and environmental science. His curiosity led to the development of local sustainable energy programs and over twenty-five articles on the subjects of politics and environmental conservation. Now, Frederick S. Blackmon lives in London and creates everything from nonfiction blogs to horror films.

    $20.00 /hr
    14 hours
    4.86
  10. Breanna Armour

    Breanna Armour

    Data Entry/Creative Writer

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 10

    I am currently a full time college student, working towards my Bachelor's degree to become an Algebra teacher, which is why I need to work online. I have experience in data entry, and in programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point. I also have experience in subjects such as web research and creative writing. I've held many jobs that involve information retrieval, data entry involving programs such as HTML, Excel, and Google Docs, and creative writing of many genres.

    $12.22 /hr
    4,671 hours
    4.89