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Bookkeeping is the process of recording the financial transactions of a business, organization or individual into a daybook or ledger. The bookkeeper creates a trial balance, which lists all the general ledger accounts of a business or organization and is part of the double-entry bookkeeping system. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, businesses and professionals can hire bookkeepers to record all their purchases, sales, receipts, payments and other transactions.

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Average Bookkeeping Freelancer Feedback Score

Bookkeeping Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.55.

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Last updated: July 1, 2015
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  1. Tauheed ahmad M.

    Tauheed ahmad M.

    Chartered Accountant (Bookkeeper, Financial and Management Accountant)

    Pakistan - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 3

    Over the last 5 years, I have worked with Deloitte Touche Tomatsu (BIG4 Firm) and Vision Consulting (UK Firm) where i have developed skills in the following areas: - Internal/External Auditing - Bookkeeping of accounting data - Preparation and analysis of Financial Statements - Cash flows statements and forecasting reports - Preparation of VAT and Corporation tax returns and dealing with other tax matters - Monthly/Quarterly Management Accounts - Payroll Processing - Various consultancy assignments such as Budgeting and Forecasting etc I have hands-on experience in various Accounting software such as DTT AUDIT AS/2, ORACLE BASED ACCOUNTING SOFTWARE, QUICKBOOKS (ONLINE / DESKTOP), SAGE, IRIS, PEACH TREE ETC I can provide all type of accounting, advisory and tax services and i am seeking opportunity to render quality accounting/bookkeeping/payroll services for you or your business.

    $4.44 /hr
    17 hours
    5.00
  2. Carol Trehearn

    Carol Trehearn

    Experienced project manager, administrator and writer

    South Africa - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 7

    Experience includes marketing and communications, project management, public relations and treasury management in the fields of waste management, planning and regeneration, international finance. I have worked in the public and private sector in South Africa, Canada, and the UK. As a freelancer over the past 3 years I have successfully worked on jobs including project management, bookkeeping, website content writing, proof reading and editing, research, public relations, virtual assistant and database build. I have published a children's environmental novel as well as articles in gardening and travel writing magazines.

    $20.00 /hr
    535 hours
    4.79
  3. Tammy Sexton

    Tammy Sexton

    Small Business and Startup Accountant

    United States - Last active: 9 days ago - Tests: 14 - Portfolio: 10

    With over 20 years experience in accounting and over 5 years as a business owner I know I would be a valuable asset to any company. My experience has been both inward to the operating level and outward to the financial level. My core competency lies in adhering to GAAP and management. I also have some experience in the following areas: website development, marketing, e-commerce, administration, and in various other areas.

    $16.67 /hr
    2,863 hours
    4.52
  4. Karla Dacanay

    Karla Dacanay

    Writer/Data Entry/VA/Web Researcher/Bookkeeper

    Philippines - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 2

    I can work for 4-8 hours a day, and may extend up to 12 hours if needed. I am proficient both in MS Excel and MS Word. In every project I work on, I aim for quality work, accuracy and on-time delivery. I am very willing to learn if in case I am not very familiar with the project. I have a good eye on details and I am very reliable. JOBS THAT I CAN DO HERE IN ODESK: - Data Entry - Typing/Encoding - Web research - Manual Email Handling/Writing - Article writing - Travel Writing - Simple Bookkeeping (MS Excel, data entry, record daily transactions, make reports and balances, validating data/invoices)

    $3.00 /hr
    73 hours
    5.00
  5. Povl Larsen

    Povl Larsen

    Researcher, Writer, Design Process Consultant & Bookkeeper

    United Kingdom - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

    BA(Hons) degree in 3-Dimensional Design MSc in Computer Integrated Manufacturing from Cranfield PhD in the development of a methodology to aid in the company wide evaluation of new manufacturing tools, techniques and technologies. ICB Cert in Bookkeeping 12 years experience as owner-manager of own business full-time and 25 years part-time requiring self-discipline, commitment, excellent organisational skills, business planning and financial acumen. Six years Academic research on Success Factors in Business, such as, Business Planning in SMEs, Strategic Planning in High-growth Medium-sized Enterprises, and Integrated Design and Accounting in Manufacturing and Service Sector Businesses. Followed by ten years of Academic research into New Product Development, Innovation Management, Wearable Technologies and the Use of Digital Technologies in the Craft Sector. I have over 40 publications, twelve in International Academic Journals, the rest in e-journals, conference proceedings, trade magazines and newsletters. I have six years experience of bookkeeping for charities and 30 years of preparing the accounts for my own businesses. I am a Qualified Bookkeeper with a quaslification from the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (UK). I am qualified in Sage 50 Computerised Bookkeeping to Advanced Level. Website creation and content writing for own businesses; www.povl.co.uk and www.drpovllarsen.com. Also content and web administration of www.ksa-uk.net

    $25.00 /hr
    178 hours
    4.92
  6. Julie P.

    Julie P.

    MBA Educated Finance Professional

    United Kingdom - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 2

    I have an MBA with an emphasis in Finance, and a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing. My entire post graduate career has been in banking (specifically Global Property Finance), both in the US and the UK. In addition to my banking expertise, I have volunteered for many charitable organizations (including the Junior League of London and the Baltimore Junior Association of Commerce) where I held positions of head fundraiser and treasurer. Working with a colleague in the US, I have written internet research articles, as well as worked on several data entry projects. One of my hobbies is photography, so I also have experience in both Photoshop and Lightroom programs. I have excellent time management skills, am able to work to strict deadlines, and I enjoy a challenge. I look forward to working with you.

    $15.00 /hr
    171 hours
    5.00
  7. Marijo D.

    Marijo D.

    Accountant/Internet Marketer

    Philippines - Last active: 23 hours ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 33

    My primary objective is to help organizations by functioning as Content Marketing Strategist/Accountant/Social Media Marketer. I am a fast learner and can work with minimal supervision as proven by my 11 years experience under Finance and Administration. I also have set up my own wordpress site you can find at http://www.workfromhomefreelancer.com and http://venusnaturalbeauty.com. Except the ebook product itself, I have done everything on my own including the landing page. Under Finance, my expertise lies in General accounting of service oriented organizations, financial reporting, expense analysis, budgeting and payroll. I had 4 years experience in a Japanese engineering company and 7 years in an Australian IT firm. I also have experience in blog writing, content marketing strategy, online VA tools like Google docs, wordpress, survey monkey, google analytics, social media (facebook, twitter, instagram and pinterest), graphic design, social media marketing, digital arts and video editing

    $7.78 /hr
    660 hours
    5.00
  8. Mureithi C.

    Mureithi C.

    Research Consultant

    Kenya - Last active: 23 hours ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 10

    Sometimes, no matter how professional we are in a particular field, we find our-self requiring an extra hand to assist us complete tasks that; sometimes, we can comfortably handle. In other occasions, we desire to achieve something, but we have no idea how to do it, or where to start. Here is where I came in. Nevertheless; on the onset, I admit that I am not a jack of all trade. I am an adept academic writer, economist and business analyst with over 5 years experience in the above fields. I am particularly experienced in writing dissertations, essays, reports, analytical papers, research papers, statistical analysis and other technical writings. Over the years, I have practiced and perfected the art of writing in various styles like APA, MLA, Chicago and Harvard among others. I have also learnt how to use various editing and plagiarism checkers like grammarly and turnitin that comes in handy in any form of writing. Finally, I have learnt to respect and understand every client since, we are all different; hence, the variation in our demands and requirements. This said; I am always willing to accord my services to all deserving clients. Whatever I do, I do it to please my God!

    $13.00 /hr
    404 hours
    4.86
  9. Angie C.

    Angie C.

    Australian Business Services Assistant & Bookkeeper & VA XERO / MYOB

    Australia - Last active: 23 hours ago - Tests: 5

    A corporate experienced office support administrator and bookkeeper with MYOB, Xero, Excel, PowerPoint and Word experience as well as technical support in the Microsoft Office applications. Attention to detail, diligence and customer service are some of the strongest features of my work ethic. My working career spans 16 years with corporate companies and small businesses in office administration roles and bookkeeping. I have worked in corporate office environments in London and Sydney, Australia for 6 years supporting teams of various sizes. My skills range from letter writing, meeting minute taking and writing up, transcription and lengthy proposal and merger documentation. As a Personal Assistant to Partners of various departments in a range of companies I have an extensive range of office support skills as well as adaptability and flexibility. I have Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel spreadsheet experience as well as working in technical support for these applications for an International Legal firm. I then wanted to gain further skill set and studied bookkeeping and MYOB and have worked in that field for the last 10 years. Because most of this has been within small businesses I have also been able to work on various projects and maintain several key roles within office administration. These included compiling advertising media, creating brand imaging for one of the companies and dealing with customers via email, letter and over the phone. English is my first language, I love to read and good vocabulary and grammar is a point of importance for me. I am a diligent worker with an eye for detail. I am a perfectionist with my work and I understand that my work can reflect positively or negatively on a client's image. I take that position seriously and aim to achieve a positive result every time. Whilst a perfectionist, I understand the importance of a budget and aim to achieve the highest standard of work in the shortest amount of time. I have references and further details on my working career if you would like more information.

    $28.00 /hr
    398 hours
    5.00
  10. Muhammad Furqan

    Muhammad Furqan

    Accountant, Financial Advisor, Risk analyst and Auditor

    Pakistan - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 7

    I am a qualified Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP). I worked in a chartered accountant firm for more than five years. I worked in a leading E-Commerce Company of Pakistan. Presently, I am working in a reputed Chartered Accountants firm in Pakistan, which is also a member firm of PrimeGlobal International, and have offices around the clock. My skills with softwares that aid in Office work (like MS Office etc) is of a professional level and I am at top notch very, when it comes to preparing/making spreadsheets on excel.

    $30.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00