Strategic planning Professionals & Consultants

Browse Strategic planning job posts for project examples or post your job on Upwork for free!

Strategic planning Job Cost Overview

Typical total cost of Upwork Strategic planning projects based on completed and fixed-price jobs.

Upwork Strategic planning Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 21 Strategic planning projects are completed every quarter on Upwork.

21

Time to Complete Upwork Strategic planning Jobs

Time needed to complete a Strategic planning project on Upwork.

Average Strategic planning Freelancer Feedback Score

Strategic planning Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.76.

4.76
Last updated: May 1, 2015
More options
Clear all filters
  1. Lucia R.

    Lucia R.

    Infusionsoft Expert | Consultant | Reliable | Excel VBA Macros

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 10

    Expert in Infusionsoft: High Level Marketing Automation, Campaign Builder, E-commerce, Billing Automation, Customer Hub, Wordpress integration, Reporting and more. Over 5 years on oDesk/upWork, more than 2,300 hours, worked 60+ jobs with a 5 Stars feedback and a TOP RATED badge. I have launched and maintained several Infusionsoft applications implementing complex campaigns and marketing automation successfully. I have also integrated the app with Customer Hub, LeadPages, PlusThis, iMember360 and Wordpress. I can now help you and your business grow by doing the same. I can also teach you 1 on 1 or train your team on how to use Infusionsoft efficiently including sharing my own tricks and works around. I will gladly give you my advice on any existing campaign or provide you with ideas on how to use Infusionsoft to its full potential saving you time and money by automating tasks and process. I enjoy assisting others in solving any problems they may have, be it service, technical, information or support related. I have the knowledge, experience, skills, qualifications and drive needed. I'm also an expert in VBA MACROS EXCEL and WORDPRESS because I truly find it a challenging & rewarding field. My Database background offers an advantage in better understanding today's expanding information technologies. However I'm very versatile and I have successfully perform other tasks like project manager, bookkeeping, logistics, etc. Because of my experience, education (Computer Engineer / Masters in Computer Science/ Consultant Certified), desire, skill base, not to mention my extremely high rate of typing, I am able to accomplish any number of different job assignments accurately, above expectations remarkably fast, most within a mere matter of hours. I prefer to choose only jobs I enjoy doing, therefore I know I'll do the job right fast. Only in this way does everyone benefit. Excellent oral & written communication, troubleshooting, problem-solving, organizational skills, with the ability to effectively interact in all levels of management & customer bases. Manage multiple customer cases simultaneously, provide regular progress updates to customers & management. Ability to think strategically & outside the box while presenting technical concepts & actions in a clear manner to management or customer clientele. 18 yrs of IT experience with all size companies. Large as AT&T, Monterrey Tech, CEMEX, Towers Watson & Microsoft. Medium and Small like Propel Consulting, SchulzBusiness, Pure Salt Design, etc. were I've won top awards. 100% fluent in Spanish & English, able to translate and/or transcript in either.

    $78.00 /hr
    2,379 hours
    5.00
  2. Vinnie R.

    Vinnie R. Agency Contractor

    Business Plans, Pitch Decks, Start-up Consulting, Finance & Marketing

    Canada - Last active: 21 hours ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 6

    A strong business leader, I have 15 years of senior management experience with several Fortune 500 companies. In addition, I am a top performer and contractor for oDesk Enterprise Solutions and a recipient of the oDesk Top 10% Award. My expertise includes: -Business strategy/pitch decks -Business plans & proposals -Financial Forecasts, Analysis, Business Valuations -Marketing Strategy and Plans -Project Management & Six Sigma My objective is to build a consulting practice and deliver to you, the client, the best knowledge, expertise and results that our team has to offer. I am energetic, dedicated and will deliver 100% to each and every project. I look forward to the opportunity to work with you, sharing my expertise and making us both a success! Skills Summary: Business Strategy/Business Plans; Start-up consulting, Business Plans, Investor plans, Pitch decks, Market Research, Executive and Investor presentations Finance; Financial Budgeting and Forecasting, Business Plan Development and Financial Analysis, Margin, Income Statement & Balance Sheet Management, Month End Closing, Analytical Expertise, Audit and Internal Control, Marketing; Online Channel Management, Strategic Planning, Brand Development, Mass Media Strategy and Execution, Management of Direct Marketing and Telemarketing Channels, New Product Development, Market and Consumer Research, Retail Marketing, Marketing and Statistical Analysis Project Management: Recruitment, Business Process Development and Facilitation, Vendor Management, Team Management, Lean Six Sigma, Senior Project Management

    Associated with: CORE Consulting Services Inc.

    $50.00 /hr
    1,712 hours
    5.00
  3. Dina R.

    Dina R. Agency Contractor

    Communications / PR Consultant

    United States - Last active: 21 hours ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 4

    Dina's expertise includes public relations, media outreach, B2B communications, news and feature writing, blogging, event management, project management, and marketing communications. She has provided communications direction to some of the world's largest and most recognizable brands including Pfizer, Olympus, and eBay, as well as fitness entrepreneurs, technology startups, medical professionals, independent marketing agencies, several US federal government agencies, global product/service companies, and nonprofit organizations. Her industry experience is concentrated in healthcare (pharmaceutical and consumer), women's health & wellness, technology, and caregiving/aging services. She is also an RYT-certified yoga instructor and a freelance writer and blogger whose work has appeared on a parenting website, in national magazines, independent websites, corporate blogs, trade publications, and a website targeted to professional women.

    Associated with: oDesk Payroll

    $55.00 /hr
    2,410 hours
    4.79
  4. Aditya A.

    Aditya A. Agency Contractor

    Consultant

    India - Last active: 21 hours ago - Tests: 24 - Portfolio: 12

    Outstanding business and technology consultant. Over 20 years of industry experience in Business and Technology Consulting, Strategy, and Technology implementation. Superior writing skills. Expert in: Web development and Webmaster: - Wordpress, HTML, CSS based website development and maintenance Writing: - blogs, articles, reports, sales copy, tech documentation Business Consulting: - strategic planning, marketing, business development Social Media Marketing: - SEO / SEM / SMM, analytics, landing pages, optimization Proposal Management - proposals, bids, tenders, contracts management and writing Project & People Management and Recruitment Usability analysis and review

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers

    Associated with: Morph.In, Anu International Agency

    $40.00 /hr
    4,245 hours
    4.98
  5. Faisal Javed

    Faisal Javed Agency Contractor

    Investor Ready Business Plans and Pitch Decks

    Pakistan - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 18 - Portfolio: 21

    QUICK OVERVIEW: * Over 7 years of progressive experience in writing business plans, pitch books, financial projections/analysis, and accounting. * Expertise lies in the preparation of investor-ready business plans, immigration business plans, venture capital business plans, and business plans for internal assessment/feasibility purposes. * Worked with high net worth individuals and companies generating a multimillion-dollar turnover per annum or seeking as much as $300 million in start-up funding. * 100% customer satisfaction backed by a unique oDesk Money Back Guarantee on hourly contracts, meaning you will get your money back from oDesk in case of dissatisfaction. * 98.8% positive reviews on oDesk. * Highly recommended business plan writer by previous customers * IBISWorld industry research reports are available for US-based companies, which is a highly reputable source for collecting industry statistics and trusted by private investors, bankers, and venture capitalists. IBISWorld charges $950 per industry report that you will get included in your business plan free of cost. * Offering free branding (logo) services to start-up entrepreneurs requesting business plan and pitch deck together. * Use of royalty free images in the business plan and pitch book that you can even publicize on your website, flyers, social media, and other promotional materials. * Free business plan review available! * Ranked 1st in the Business Plan test among over 9,000 test takers, by achieving 100% score. The test result is visible on the profile. Ranked among the top 10% or 20% successful test takers in all other relevant tests. * Sophisticated and appealing designs for business plans and pitch decks to inspire your prospective investors and other stakeholders. * Willing to sign an NDA to provide maximum protection to your business model and commercial interests. PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY: Faisal has over 7 years of progressive experience in writing award-winning business plans, investor pitch books, marketing plans, new business development, business coaching, market research, industry analysis, branding, pricing, financial analysis, corporate accounting and management consulting fields. A savvy start-up business planner and strategist, Faisal commenced his professional career back in 2007 when he secured his first employment in Comprehensive Business Consultant, Islamabad, Pakistan as an Assistant Auditor. He accelerated his professional career further in accounting and financial analysis fields by joining SNL Financial as Financial Analyst in 2009, a leading financial data providing firm located in the US. Acknowledging his tireless efforts and dedication to work, he was promoted to Coverage Analyst role later in 2011 where he continued to serve the organization for another one year. At the beginning of 2012, Faisal combined his business acumen and vast experience and founded his own business plan writing firm, Aceplans. Being a business plan writer and project manager at Aceplans, he has worked with over 130 start-up companies. Most of them were from the US, Canada and Australia, and helped them in preparing business plans, business strategies, operational plans, marketing strategies, and financial projections. I am looking forward to meeting you and discussing your startup business idea and needs. So what are you waiting for? Contact me today and let's start working on your business plan right away! WORK SAMPLE: Please review two business plans and one investor proposal samples by visiting the following link: https://www.dropbox.com/s/ozdcxc316wfcem1/Business%20Plan%20Samples.pdf WHAT MY BUSINESS PLAN WILL INCLUDE? Please download and review the table of contents that I normally follow to prepare a business plan. The final business plan could have slightly different contents based on your actual requirements. https://www.dropbox.com/s/vc9zqm59wpdxcza/Table%20of%20Contents.pdf?dl=0

    Groups: Lisnagol | DIRECT™, Outright.com

    Associated with: Bright Outsourcer

    $50.00 /hr
    2,144 hours
    4.96
  6. Ann Brampton

    Ann Brampton

    Social Media Consulting, SMM Strategies, Management & Training

    Costa Rica - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 8

    I have worked in Social Media for many years now and am highly experienced in the field. My key skills are Social Media engagement, Strategies, Social Media policies, SMM training, brand monitoring, analytics and reporting. I am currently working on many ongoing accounts but I am open for one-time consulting projects that involve either strategies, policies or general consulting services. I have worked with all types of companies around the world, from small home-based businesses to big name corporations. I'm a great communicator and extremely organized, i'm also completely bilingual English/Spanish. I worked in digital production for many years therefore I have knowledge on websites, CMS, blogging and Social Media integration, this I believe is a huge addition to the work and experience I can provide. I have excellent recommendations and one of my greater skills is creating conversation and engagement on Social media channels. Please feel free to visit my website (http://www.annbrampton.com), you can read all about me, my work and who I've worked with. You can also link to all my Social Media channels including LinkedIn where I have a full active profile.

    $20.00 /hr
    4,910 hours
    4.86
  7. Jaya A.

    Jaya A.

    Senior Tester/QA- Website, Desktop, iOS & Android app tester

    India - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 9

    Pointing out bugs and helping you develop a bug free product since 2005. *** 5500+ work hours , 50 + jobs and ** Top Rated**  ISTQB certified in software testing  Full time Freelancer with excellent client review and 5***** in over 35 jobs  9+yrs in QA, testing of Web-sites,mobile, RIA , cloud and Desktop applications  Testing applications is my passion and my profession.  Able to Help in QA and Project Management Profile Overview  Availability 24*7 on Skype or Phone  Completed 5000 hours on oDesk  Good Knowledge of agile and Scrum methodology  Good Experience working with large remote team  Bug Reporting & tracking using Jira, Mantis, Bugzilla,TFS, Excel, Word  Test Plan,Test case design,execution & documentation  UI/UX/Front-end testing, Regression, smoke, black-box, white-box testing  Huge experience in testing iOS and Android based applications. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Over the last 9 years I have been involved in testing various types of software ranging from desktop applications to web applications including websites for start ups. - My core competency is in complete testing of the software from the planning phase to sign off. - Testing the software, Dealing with customer issues and closely working with the developers to get them resolved are the fields that I excel in. -I am an ISTQB certified software tester My expertise: --------------------------------------------------------------------- - Creating test plan document - Writing test cases - Documenting change requests - Executing test cases ( Functional, GUI, Usability, cross browser compatibility, Cosmetic errors) - Defect tracking - Writing product Release document - Managing customer issues and getting them resolved at the earliest - Writing technical specifications and FAQ's for websites. Application Tested ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- - e-Commerce Application(Magneto, WordPress,OpenCart and etc) - e-learning - Game Application, - ERP Application , - Mobile based Applications and Games - Healthcare and insurance application - Travel Domain - Finance domain - Social Networking website - Official websites for companies - WordPress website (Front end and Backend), - WordPress Plugin, - WordPress Theme - 508 compliance Testing - HTML and CSS validation - API Testing I have done include: --------------------------------------------------------------------- - Functionality testing - Cosmetic error testing - GUI Testing - Performance testing - Cross browser compatibility testing - Smoke testing - Regression testing - Usability testing - Games testing Trackers used for documenting and tracking bug status: -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Trello Mantis Jira Bugzilla ASP.net starter kit Quality center Test director Microsoft excel and Microsoft office tools Gadgets I work on: ---------------------------- iOS 8.0 ( iPhone 4S) Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 ( Android 4.4.2 - Kitkat ) Operating Systems available to test: ----------------------------------------------------- Windows XP( IE9 , Firefox, Chrome, Safari ) Vista ( IE 9 , Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera) Windows 7 ( IE 10 , Firefox 35.0, Chrome 40.0, Safari, Opera) Windows 8 ( Firefox 35.0 , IE 11 , Chrome 40.0 , Safari ) QA methodology and processes: --------------------------------------------------------- CMMI, ISO, Agile Scrum ,waterfall model, V- model I am a disciplined worker, bound to deadlines who has great passion for quality. I assure you quality work in given time.I am also an article writer with great interest in writing IT related documents and answering technical questions. software testing, quality assurance, testing, sqa, manual-testing, smoke-testing, regression testing, quality control, software documentation, usability testing, functional testing, UI testing, boundary-value-testing,test plan creation,test-schedule-creation,test-plan-execution,test-case-generation, Redmine, Mantis, Microsoft Excel, Bugzilla, Jira, Microsoft Office Tools

    Groups: SocialEngine

    $15.56 /hr
    5,576 hours
    4.98
  8. George D.

    George D.

    Experienced Project Manager and Business Analyst

    United States - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 4

    I have over 25 years’ experience with project management, business analysis and change management where I have delivered multiple successful project implementations. Responsibilities have included: • Understanding the customer and/or user experience • Documenting key processes, user stories, and use cases • Defining servicing needs and related operational requirements • Driving change management efforts - which included training • Managing teams of business, analytical, and/or technical members • Ensuring ongoing scalability and supportability of the implementation I am a highly motivated, detailed-oriented individual with excellent problem solving, analytical, and interpersonal skills. I possess excellent written and verbal communication skills along with proven leadership. I have a comprehensive understanding of Project Management methodology (both Waterfall & Agile) along with knowledge of MS Office Suite (including MS Project), Visio, Mind Manager and other Windows-based applications. You can view my LinkedIn page for more info about me: www.linkedin.com/pub/george-daniel/3/71a/aa0

    $40.00 /hr
    1,069 hours
    4.82
  9. Aleksandar J.

    Aleksandar J.

    technical recruitment specialist,Hr specialist,odesk recruiter

    Serbia - Last active: 21 hours ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 4

    I provide services in the areas of talent acquisition strategy and executive search throughout the business and professional services industries.Deep understanding and knowledge of PRINCE 2 project management and SWOT analysis. creating various tests using DISC principles and situational judgement tests principles, creating interview test based on axiology model of value measurment in order to find right fit for your organisation.Odesk/elance recruiting, DICE, Monster, Guardian, Linkedin, Indeed Service Description FOR CLIENTS: I provide hiring management services for the full recruitment cycle, including: creation of job profiles; ad creation; marketing; analyzing bench resource skill set and mapping with client requirements; phone screening; interviewing; reference verification; drafting of various letters; andl more. SWOT analysis, economic justification analysis and business plan, business development,developing new creative approaches and making new methodologies... Personal skills: My main goals in life and business is to develop and learn •Good communication skills •Proactive and results driven •Conflict management, fast learner •Problem solving •Goal-oriented •Highly motivated •Personal initiative and innovation •Team player •Self-confident, energetic and detail oriented •The ability to adapt promptly to fast changing requirements Leadership, reporting,researching skills: • Researching all types of markets, working on designing the best strategies for the marketing purpose, creating short questioners and surveys, and various pamphlets and brochures for company presentation to new clients. • Working experience in leading teams of 6 people on the field, with purpose to gain a new clients. Experience in leading a call centre with 12 operators. • Drafting all types of reports • Drafting strategies for the searching partners, for marketing purpos • Familiar with the EU policies and laws • Familiar with the process of writing a projects and defining the budget Creating survey question and researching market writing articles

    $5.56 /hr
    3,814 hours
    5.00
  10. William Rothman

    William Rothman

    Senior Business Consultant

    United States - Last active: 21 hours ago - Tests: 12

    Over the past five years, I have set up and managed the financial affairs of several start up and emerging companies. I have set up the Client's chart of accounts to work with their specific industry as well as corporate needs. My core competency lies with a strong foundation in financial and cost accounting and the ability to implement that knowledge for many different industries and provide financial reporting that is useful to not only the owners but other stakeholders such as lenders and investors. I have a strong background in QuickBooks and Quicken but have worked with other financial accounting programs such as TImberline.

    $60.00 /hr
    2,104 hours
    4.96