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  1. Joseph L.

    Joseph L.

    Graphic Design / Silicon Valley copy writer

    United States - Last active: 15 days ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 15

    Logo designer, Marketing copywriter, Advertising manager for Silicon Valley's legion of start-ups. As a contributing Graphic Artist and clipart vector-editor for the largest clipart CDROM collection in the signmaking industry, my specialty lies in quick graphic concepts that really narrow down what it is that the client is looking for. This fluid interaction between the client and the artist is what makes for successful freelancing. Whether the job at hand is a company logo, letterhead, stage prop designing or even tattoo flash, knowing the right questions to ask is paramount before starting any job.

    $39.00 /hr
    13 hours
    4.98
  2. Calvin J.

    Calvin J.

    I write it. You use it.

    United States - Last active: 3 days ago - Portfolio: 6

    For many people, words don't come easy; but for me they do! With five years in the content writing, report writing, academic writing and copywriting industry, I have become a recognized authority in all things writing . As a published author, former professional educator and degree candidate, I have extensive experience in writing and research. My background is in law, so I am highly skilled in researching and analyzing information

    $19.00 /hr
    28 hours
    4.79
  3. Tobias Götz

    Tobias Götz

    Developer and Translator/Transcriber/Writer

    Germany - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 9

    I'm an IT student working towards my bachelors degree. While studying IT I am employed by one of the biggest companies in the world and test my skills on a daily basis. My interest in literature and languages has lead me to becoming a translator and writer. Sadly being able to do a backflip was not recognized as an advertizable skill.

    $15.00 /hr
    0 hours
    3.60
  4. Elena V.

    Elena V.

    English/Russian/Turkish translator; Transcription; PA; Research

    Turkey - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 5

    /LANGUAGE SERVICES - more than just a translation - ENGLISH, RUSSIAN, TURKISH/ I've graduated from two high schools, in Russia and in the US (as a FLEX grantee), both with the highest GPA's, as well as my BA in Economics. I have 5 years of experience as a translator, including simultaneous interpretation (Rus-Eng, Eng-Rus). I live abroad, had been a TEFL teacher for over 2 years (now studying archaeology) and English is my primary language. Accurate, authentic translations guaranteed! My field of expertise: - MARKETING materials: ads, brochures, slogans, articles; - TECHNICAL descriptions: user manuals, product presentations, quality control; - BUSINESS documents: correspondence, service contracts, customs documents; - EDUCATIONAL materials: children's book 'Finance for Kidz', simultaneous interpretation at seminars and workshops; - SCRIPTS: Russian animated movie 'Masyanya', documentary movie presentation. - Simultaneous interpretation. Turkish translation is being done by my team member, a native Turkish speaker educated and living in the US (BA in Cinema).

    Groups: oTranslators

    $20.00 /hr
    6,510 hours
    4.99
  5. de Guzman Yvette Marie

    de Guzman Yvette Marie

    Recruitment Manager and Project/Pipeline Manager

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 7

    Over the last 10 years, I have extensive experience in recruitment, human resources management, employee relations, training and development, compensation and benefits, and organizational development. Have successfully hired several IT and non-IT practitioners (Developer and Support for Java, C++, RPG, Cobol, Cognos, SAP [FICO, SD, MM, HR, PP], etc.; IT Administrators i.e., Network, Systems, Dialer, Cognos, Sharepoint, SAP Basis, etc.; QA/Testers; Business Analysts; Project Managers; IT Managers; Development Managers; QA/Test Managers; Engineering, Manufacturing, Banking/Finance, Operations, Auditors, Sales/Marketing, BPO/Call Center Executives, etc.) Five years of my HR experience have been into online/freelance work through oDesk. I also manage a recruitment/HR team, handling the training of the new hires and promoted employees, employee relations, compensation and benefits, and organizational development. I also have more than 5 years of experience in administrative work; more than 3 years experience in sales/customer service; almost 8 years experience in handling operations management; and 16 years experience in data entry and transcription.

    $16.67 /hr
    7,970 hours
    4.99
  6. Jeanneth A.

    Jeanneth A.

    Motivated VA /Data Entry Specialist/ Web Research

    Philippines - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 1

    As a former computer teacher for 8 years, I am well versed with the use of any MSoffice applications. I am an experienced data entry professional for almost 3 years. Also, a reliable web researcher and Virtual Assistant willing to learn new skills when needed. I am seeking for more challenging responsibilities to use my knowledge, skills and experiences as well as provide satisfaction to clients of excellent quality work within given time.

    $5.56 /hr
    8,621 hours
    4.95
  7. David A.

    David A.

    Because Quality must not be Expensive

    Spain - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 7

    Professional English- Spanish translator, writer and VA, native of Spain with several experience working in various experience in several topics. I focused my work into offering the best for any kind of project that goes to me. Instead of subject, objective or source, I am committed, with quality as this translation or VA work will make the difference for yourself. As Spanish native, I can assure you the best result from any text. Make yourself a favor and help your work goes far, allowing to get in touch with every Spanish speaker around the world. Something that only a Spain native translator like me could do. And more, because translation, writing and VA work have a vital importance for a buyer because it show his public image. Quality is a must, and customers take cares so. Something showed in my portfolio with lots of satisfied customers those recommend my services. No trouble about how large or small is your job, I can get to any shoe, as you require. Translation: I specialize in ENG - ESP pair, where I offer translation services for all kinds of text and content: manuals, websites and software, sales papers, books and eBooks and anything that your business might require. My qualification in business and marketing helps your text to be better if your goal is achieved more sales, more customers, improve your company image or any other required objective. And if you need a more didactic or compressive text, as a sample for a manual or a textbook, I also can get the best of your text to help your readers to get in touch. Writing: on the same way of previous work, we also can create any kind of Spanish text for your website, manual, software, sales campaigns and nearly everything that you can need. If the text to be written or translated requires SEO purposes, it could be implemented too. Also happens with marketing or educative texts. You will get your text fitted into your main objective. Just let me know what you need and get it done, fast and accurate. VA work: experience is a must for a good VA. Experiences build both in offline and online work. I have spent several years on customer support, administrative and organization positions so I know what is needed to do and, best of all, how doing it better. The same happens in real world, where I have worked into customer and sales support for a travel site, or on sales support for a financial site. So just let me know what you need to be done and sit to watch it done. I fit to your project length and extension, offering great quality and short delivery, but without losing any quality in the process. Work is always done looking for best results, no trouble how much effort must I use to get it. So just tell me what is on your mind and together will find the best way to make it done

    $22.00 /hr
    335 hours
    4.95
  8. Jan Oky Tr

    Jan Oky Tr

    Data Mining - Local SEO - PPC - Data Entry - VA - Social Media

    Indonesia - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 4

    I have over 5 years experiences in research and data entry field. I am Bachelor graduate in Economy (Tax concentration). I like a challenging job because I can learn something 'great' beyond that and further improve my quality. Data gathering and data handling are my specialties. These past 2 years I have involved in Local SEO and PPC Management. I am looking for opportunities to help you optimize and further developing your business. Best Regards, Jan

    $5.56 /hr
    713 hours
    4.99
  9. Lito Junior Lepardo

    Lito Junior Lepardo

    Data Analyst

    Philippines - Last active: 17 days ago - Tests: 10

    I am generally a jack of all trades when it comes to IT. I have delved in programming (C++. Java), web design (HTML, CSS), Network Administration, and even Technical Support (Wireless Router, Switches, Access Points). I am well versed in Excel from formatting, use of formulas, Pivot Tables and use of VBA/Macros. I can also do Data Entry, Data Analysis, Data Collection, Web Research and general tasks of Virtual Assistants. I am seeking opportunities that will make use of my skills and if possible learn a new skill set along the way.

    $6.67 /hr
    5,133 hours
    4.81
  10. Michelle D.

    Michelle D.

    RN, HAAD-RN, Academic Writer, Data Entry Specialist, Consultant

    Philippines - Last active: 26 days ago - Tests: 5

    RN, HAAD-RN An experienced writer specifically to creative, content, medical and technical writing. Academic writer with expertise to Personal Statements, Essays, Resumes, Statement of Purpose, etc. Proofreader and editor. Proficient to English and Filipino (Tagalog), both oral and written. Student level to Arabic language. Do provide high quality customer care and service. With good computer skills: fast typing speed, experienced to microsoft excel and word Internet researcher. Expert Data Entry Specialist and Encoder.

    $15.00 /hr
    109 hours
    4.99