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Rouemie B.

Rouemie B.

transcription, customer service, writing

Philippines - Tests: 8

I love the English language and have always been drawn to jobs that require its usage. In college, my feature articles figured in the local paper and I even won an editorial-article-writing contest. I've also worked as a radio DJ for 4 years total. Other than my DJ job at the station, it was my duty to collect news daily and transcribe them for broadcast. I have also worked as a customer service representative at a call center for almost 4 years. Communicating well with our American clients over the phone was key. Customers called in regarding their bill,to complain,to upgrade services, and to ask for technical support. I've learned to be ready for whatever issue the customer had and resolve it within the call especially when I was promoted to the escalation desk. I am now a new mother of a beautiful son. I currently have a job as an office clerk at a local cable company. I'd really love to work from home and be with my baby as much as possible while earning significantly more than I am now. I'm very much willing to learn and to work very hard to attain my goal to provide for my son while being home with him. Thank you for reading.

$7.00 /hr
1,272 hours

Christina N.

Christina N.

Transcription, Academic writing

Egypt - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 8

I am an American who has been living in Egypt for the past six years. I have the following experience in academic writing: Created 2000 multiple choice biology questions with explanations Created 520 multiple choice questions with explanations for practice College Level Examination Program (CLEP) exams. Created 450 multiple choice questions related to the emergency response plan for New York City Created 800 definitions and usage sentences for the vocabulary for the SAT Created 240 easy to medium level SAT practice math questions The following are some transcription projects that I have completed recently: 13.5 hour tutorial on the stock market 10 hour conference on cyber-security 6 hour conference on DBaaS 4 hour and 20 minute course in real estate 2.5 hours on scientific research 2.5 hours on language learning 1.5 hours of fitness videos Please view my portfolio for examples of my work. In the past I taught English as a Second Language (ESL) to adult learners for five years. I also work in several hostels where I am responsible for managing internet reservations as well as all email correspondence. Through these work opportunities I have gained a great deal of experience with the written language. I have also developed a strong attention to detail.

97% Job Success
$8.89 /hr
123 hours

Jordan Hobbs

Jordan Hobbs

Editing | Research | Transcription | Writing


I'm a recent graduate (3.4 GPA) with a degree in Psychology and Philosophy. I've developed excellent research and transcription skills through a three year stint as a research assistant. I'm currently employed as an Editorial Assistant in the publishing industry. I have an excellent command of the english language. Working in publishing, I am constantly exercising my editing skills. You'll only get quality work from me.

$12.50 /hr
0 hours

Angelina Sargsyan

Angelina Sargsyan

Translation,recipe writing, content writing, transcription

Armenia - Tests: 5

Hi, I have very strong English and Russian skills, so that I make coherent work, which doesn't need further proofing. I have also been handling En-Ru-Ar translation tasks, translating logistics related reports, business and technological reports, presentations, business correspondence between the company I worked for and our partners. I am also an expert transcriber with over 4 years of experience in the field, including transcription of lectures, interviews, speeches, etc. I hold master's degree in International Relations, I have undergone courses in Cross-cultural communication, have had specialized classes in computer programs and I have a strong desire for gaining new knowledge. During six years of education, I have managed time to achieve a good balance between my studies and maintaining other interests. Studying Diplomacy has enormously helped me to develop a range of skills, in particular those of negotiating and finding mutually acceptable solutions even in difficult situations. I am highly proficient in MS office, I am very accurate and detail-oriented, and I am almost always available to handle your tasks. Thanks for your time! Regards, Angelina

94% Job Success
$10.00 /hr
33 hours

Juliet Onyach

Juliet Onyach

Expert in transcription, translation and creative writing


Hello there, I'm graduate with a bachelors degree in Actuarial Science and i have being doing transcriptions for the past one year. I am currently involved in script, song and poetry writing. I also do voice-overs for local radio stations here in Nairobi, Kenya and a recording artist as well. I enjoy literature and the English language as a whole. Get in touch for professional,efficient and accurate job performance.

$5.00 /hr
7 hours

Sedina P.

Sedina P.

Transcription,translation,writing,email-handling,Microsoft office

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 2

I am a graduate student of English language and literature. I have worked in a elementary school as a English teacher. Also, I have certificate of a finished course in advanced English language . I have written many articles, essays, seminar papers, critics and all of them were highly successful.

$3.00 /hr
0 hours

Joyce Wolfe

Joyce Wolfe

Start to Finish Writing and Transcription


From researching to editing/proofreading, I am a detail-oriented assistant or author for your next: - e-books/books - articles - white papers - website updates - blog posts - reports - brochures - manuals - product descriptions - transcription projects

$25.00 /hr
0 hours

Carrie D.

Carrie D.

Well organized, reliable VA with many skills

Canada - Portfolio: 2

Feedback from a current client: "Just looking at the interviews and you are wonderful! I can't tell you how grateful I am to have you work on this for me. " I am a University Educated Registered Nurse with experience in translation, and transcription in English and French. I also provide voice recording for audio books as well as many other computer skills, including extensive experience with Microsoft office. I am reliable, efficient and work well with deadlines. Thank you for your consideration.

66% Job Success
$16.00 /hr
52 hours