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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. Adrie V.

    Adrie V.

    Telemarketer and cold calling expert

    South Africa - Tests: 1

    I have been doing freelance work for the past year and I enjoy calling people and setting up appointments or confirming contact information for lead generation campaigns. I have done various projects from financial sector to real estate. I can also assist with general office administration and data entry and have international Skype calling facility.

    $10.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  2. 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
  3. Amelie Isabelo

    Amelie Isabelo

    customer service representative

    Philippines - Tests: 1

    Handle customer inquiries, complaints, billing questions and payment extension/service requests. Calm angry callers, repair trust, locate resources for problem resolution and design best-option solutions. Interface daily with internal partners in accounting, field services, new business, operations and consumer affairs divisions. Handled incoming calls from policyholders, responding to inquiries, resolving problems and correcting policy errors. Provided quotes and executed online policy changes for auto, home and excess liability. Used consultative selling techniques to provide leads for telesales personnel. Greet transfer and hold calls Build rapport, listen, clarify and manage conversational flow Manage upset customers, conflicts and challenging situations Deliver outstanding service, exceed expectations and build long-term loyalty Work in teams and in a self-directed environment

    $4.44 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  4. Ezekiel Del Mundo

    Ezekiel Del Mundo Agency Contractor

    Appointment Setting, Lead Generation and Customer Service Expert

    Philippines - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 3

    I have 4 years of experience in Lead Generation and Appointment Setting. I also do web research, data entry, phone survey and virtual assistance. I was able to support different businesses such as software, hardware, information technology, real estate, financial, medical, merchants and business services from US, Canada, UK, Australia and the Asia Pacific. I want to help my clients achieve their goals in their telemarketing projects.

    Associated with: L.D. Call League Telemarketing

    $7.78 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  5. Steve Johnson

    Steve Johnson

    Telemarketing & Appointment Setting Expert, Cold-Calling Specialist

    Philippines - Tests: 7

    Dear Hiring Manager, I am the thoughtful experienced leader and a thought-leader in my field to research, envision, design and help build a kick-ass customer experience for global clients. I'm an excellent communicator with extensive customer service and support provided, a sales background and the ability to effectively present and advocate for my ideas. As a humble devotee of clients and prospects needs, I understand the value of listening carefully and learning from customers and co-workers alike. I know how to get things done while working with a wide variety of personalities and perspectives. My Past Responsibilities have diligently entailed, but not limited to, the following: - Managing a strong team of telemarketers to take our Appts/Sales to the next level - Collaborating effectively with product managers, customers, co-workers and e-staff - Inspiring our team of telemarketers and team to be engaged, effective, and productive - Recruited, trained and motivated a team of appointment setters and sales force - Helped wherever there was a need or a gap to be filled - Helped develop flexible ideas, plans and scripts to ensure a simple and consistent marketing and sales end result - Have a solid philosopy and understanding of customers satisfaction and their needs - Very passionate about creating a world-class experience that serves and delights the customers complete needs by listening and then providing a service they can utilize - Discerned between solutions that provide real customer value, and ones that don’t - Helped colleagues succeed -- we’re all in this together! Skills -25 Years Experience of Telemarketing plus Appointment Setting that equals Expert Customer Service & Sales Skills - Over a Quarter century of cold calling and face to face sales -Deep experience in expert sales, telemarketing and appointment setting backed with a solid understanding of customer service best practices - Natural leader, strong communicator, and insightful - Proven experience connecting product goals to business goals - Strong background in gathering complex business requirements and translating these into effective tools and communicating and presenting these results to customers - Keen diplomacy aptitude based on listening, negotiating and collaborating within a broad team of strong personalities - Experience coaching and mentoring others in techniques of telesales - Entrepreneurial spirit and excitement around shaping the strategic thought of the company - Spoken with a Neutral, non accent English Personality Characteristics - thoughtful - humble & open-minded - supportive - flexible - inspiring I have been blessed to attract talent in the industry. I am big enough to feel supported and stable...and small enough to work nimbly and effectively. My vibe is open and egalitarian (no matter whom I am rubbing shoulders with today) with an emphasis on results. Ready to tackle challenges, work with a top-notch team, and change the world! Send your info today so we can classify and evaluate our chemistry together and move forward together positively. Respectfully yours, Steve Johnson

    $27.78 /hr
    0 hours
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  6. 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
    577 hours
    0.00
  7. 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
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  8. Edward Smillie

    Edward Smillie

    Telemarketing with over the phone skills dealing with customers

    Thailand - Tests: 2

    My work experience related to the jobs I seek are, good phone skills and talking with people over the phone. I can maintain long hours of calls whilst keeping focused on lead generation. I can use Google documents, create and manage them and i also can work easily with excel spreadsheets. When i worked as an service electrician i used to book appointments, deal with customers on the phone for support and service. I have done some work with a friend in which he taught me to generate leads and i also did some cold calling and data entry on Google documents.

    $15.00 /hr
    675 hours
    0.00
  9. Jann carlo P.

    Jann carlo P.

    Sales Representative with good experience in multiple accounts

    Philippines - Tests: 4

    A sales representative with more than a year experience. I am looking forward to widen my knowledge and skills in this field. I am a hard working person who always stays focus on the task and consistently doing an excellent job. I consider myself as a productive worker with good working ethics who exerts effort to ensure all tasks given to me are completed to the possible highest standards. I believe that i have a natural ability and work experience to be an ideal employee. One of my strongest points is my self-motivation which allows me to perform well and to ensure that I am doing a great job producing numbers. I set goals and priorities while working, and the main goal is to satisfy my employer in my work. I believe that my skills, experience, and pleasant working attitude can greatly contributes an impressive performance. I am looking forward to work with good employers which i believe that their needs and my skills are an excellent match.

    $4.00 /hr
    6 hours
    0.00