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Selina N.

Selina N. Agency Contractor

Tax & Financial Accountant-Bookkeeper-Small Business Adviser:Australia

Australia - Tests: 5

I am associated with a registered tax agent. I have chosen odesk because i have to split my time between Australia and USA. I have extensive knowledge and experience on preparing tax return and lodging with ATO. I also have 8+ years of experience of bookkeeping and proficient to set up businesses on Xero/Myob/Saasu/Quickbooks/FreshBook My expertise is on: - BAS preparation and lodgement with ATO (Electronicaly) - Tax return preparation and lodgment for Individual, Individual with Rental Property, Sole Trader, Partnership, and Company - Fixing up “Mess” and bring the accounts up-to-date. - Cost effective, accurate book keeping to facilitate with govt. requirements. - Financial reports preparation - Payroll

Associated with: PAAFS

98% Job Success
$17.00 /hr
4,275 hours

Rohit P.

Rohit P. Agency Contractor

Chartered Accountant

India - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 9

I'm an Indian Chartered Accountant having 4 years of experience in accounting, auditing, , finance and taxes. I am currently helping various small and medium business owner from USA, Canada, Europe and Australia in maintaining their accounts which includes book keeping, processing payroll, maintaining proper records & liasoning with local accountant . I am also having working relations with few Australian & American Chartered Accountant. Apart from the above, I am also having a good working experience with various web developer for building Cloud Accounting Websites. I have worked in development of more than 6 cloud accounting websites.

Associated with: Pithisaria Consultancy Services Private Limited

97% Job Success
$13.33 /hr
1,955 hours

Bessie Alvarez

Bessie Alvarez Agency Contractor

Finance/Admin/Hiring Manager/Team Lead

Philippines - Tests: 14 - Portfolio: 3

I intend to provide administrative jobs and bookkeeping using Quickbooks and Xero. For years of working with Upwork, I have earned the "Top Rated Badge" for my impressive reputation, proven history of success with clients and proven high quality of works. Top 10% and top 20% passing rates on Bookkeeping and Accounting Tests, with proven excellent service based on clients' feedbacks. I am an accountant with years of experience handling full accounting function e.g. Balance Sheet, Income Statement, Cashflow, invoicing, billing, reconciliation of AR, recording of invoices, disbursements, reconciliation of AP, adjusting entries, fixed assets, payroll, bank reconciliation, and others. I also had an extensive hands on experience in the preparation of accounting policies and procedures and in setting up of company's ERP system. I've also been handling human resource, administrative and general affairs related works.

Associated with: Bessie N. Alvarez

100% Job Success
$13.33 /hr
1,819 hours

Muhammad Zubair

Muhammad Zubair Agency Contractor

Muhammad Zubair

Pakistan - Tests: 21 - Portfolio: 67

First priority working on oDesk is to get employer's satisfaction by providing quality work within given time. I have excellent skills for Data Entry/Collection jobs, web research and have done many projects on oDesk. I like to have long term relations with my employers and be a useful part of any team I work for. “I am familiar with both on-page and off-page SEO techniques. With off-page, I can generate links from blog comments, forum posts…With on-page, I know how to optimize the tags to make your site SEO-friendly…” Computer Literacy: Well versed MS excel, MS word, MS Power Point MS Access Web Development in Wordpress and Joomla Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Dreamweaver, Quickbook 2009, Paeachtree Accounting. My Photoshop Work * Background Removing * Weddings * Fashion Portraits * Events * Real Estate Photography * Couple Shoots * Photo Manipulation * ETC

Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers

Associated with: softwarepk

100% Job Success
$12.59 /hr
1,388 hours

Mayank C.

Mayank C. Agency Contractor

eBay Guru, Amazon Expert, eCommerce, Research, eBay Product Lister

India - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 11

-eBay Guru/Expert -Amazon Seller Central Expert -HTML Template/Store Design/Logo Design -eBay Store Manager -Customer Service I am a qualified Mechanical Engineer but I started my career in Outsourcing industry in 2010. I used to work part time on oDesk but in 2013 I decided to work as a full time freelancer and started providing my services for eBay, Amazon and other eCommerce platforms. My skills includes (but not limited to) listing auctions as well as fixed price items on eBay/Amazon, managing inventory, order processing, handling customer service, bulk upload/changes, product & price research, HTML templates and almost everything on eBay and Amazon. I have over 4 years of experience in Sales, eCommerce, eBay/Amazon,Product Research, Customer Service (phone, email and Chat), Virtual Assistance, Data Entry, Email Handling and Order Processing. I am hardworking and passionate about what I do. I work according to client's requirement with flexible hours and 24/7 availability with complete data security and power backup. Quality of work and support even after delivery of the work is assured.

Associated with: Freee Up

100% Job Success
$8.89 /hr
2,177 hours

Krista S.

Krista S. Agency Contractor

Certified Quickbooks Pro-advisor/Bookkeeper/payroll specialist

United States - Tests: 4

If you are in need for an experienced bookkeeper let's talk. I have a bachelors degree in accounting and over sixteen years bookkeeping and accounting. I am an expert in QuickBooks both desk top and online. I am a certified QuickBooks pro- advisor. I have also used Xero and Wave Accounting. My goal is to help businesses analyze their business so they can make proper decisions to help their business grow. I take the "paper" out of paper work to allow you to focus on your business. Over my career I have worked for both private companies (doing full charge bookkeeping) and for CPA firms where I had a wide range of duties, including payroll, reconciling, full charge bookkeeping, accounts receivable, accounts payable, individual and business tax return preparation. I have also worked in payroll and have a high level of knowledge and experience in that area as well. I multi-task very well, I am fast and efficient, organized and detail oriented. I enjoy working with numbers (I always have excelled in Math) and I love what I do. I give great customer service and have always had very happy clients. I am looking to grow my small bookkeeping business and I am looking to take on long term clients. Small or large..., I welcome you to invite me to interview for your bookkeeping or accounting jobs. Since I am a certified Quickbooks pro-advisor, I have Quickbooks 2013 professional bookkeeper and 2014 and 15 accountants, enterprise, point of sale and I also have my own login for quickbooks online. All you need to do is invite me as your accountant user. I am fast and efficient and worth the cost. Tired of paying those fly by "bookkeepers" and having to clean up their mess. I am affordable...less than what you would pay your CPA and I am good at what I do. You won't be disappointed.

Associated with: Advanced Plus Bookkeeping LLC

98% Job Success
$55.00 /hr
1,030 hours

Chizoba M.

Chizoba M. Agency Contractor


United States - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 2

I have a B.S degree in Accounting and an MBA with a specialization in Accounting. I am experienced with a host of bookkeeping software including Quickbooks desktop, Xero, Saasu Online, Quickbooks Online, Outright, LessAccounting, etc. Bookkeeping duties I can (and currently do) perform include: - Organizing Files and Receipts - Sending out invoices when necessary and following up on payments (AR) - Paying bills (AP) - Weekly and monthly reconciliations - Weekly and monthly report updates that show the financial health of the business - Any other bookkeeping task required of me.


Associated with: Dollars In Line Agency

99% Job Success
$27.78 /hr
1,206 hours

Priyanka Rawat

Priyanka Rawat Agency Contractor

Expert in Quickbooks, XERO, Myob, Sage, Sortybooks, Netsuite

India - Tests: 15 - Portfolio: 9

1. Master in Business Administration for Accounting, Business Plans, Taxation and Business & Financial Analysis 2. Experience of Five years in working with other MS Office applications like MS Excel 2007, MS Word 2007, MS Powerpoint 2007. 3. All Knowledge regarding GAAP, Accounting Principles, Bookkeeping and Taxation. 3. Knowledge of Accounting Softwares like Quickbooks, Tally, Busy, MYOB and other accounting Softwares. 4. Hardworking, honest, dedicated and job oriented Freelancer from India.


92% Job Success
$8.89 /hr
1,219 hours

Benedict Acuna

Benedict Acuna Agency Contractor

A CPA with Xero and advanced Excel experience

Philippines - Tests: 2

A professional accountant offering quality service that you can trust. Well-experienced in: > General Accounting > Bank Reconciliations > Balance Sheet Reconciliation > System-to-System interface reconciliation > Financial Reporting > Financial Analysis Applications/systems: > Xero > Freshbooks > Shoeboxed > Microsoft Excel > Dropbox > Evernote > SAP Business Objects > Salesforce Order Management System (cloud computing) - managing orders and customizing reports. > Oracle E-Business Suite. > Sun Systems > Hyperion Application-Essbase Skills & Competencies: Detail-oriented. Has a keen eye in finding discrepancies and proactive team member in resolving issues. Advanced Excel 2010 user. Has a working knowledge in essential Microsoft Excel functions such as PivotTable, creating/editing Macros, and IF functions Able to construct or customize finance report templates. Proactive. Above-average communication skills. Strong interpersonal skills High level of professional judgments.

Associated with: Cloud Control Accountants

$9.44 /hr
187 hours

Tahmina Akter

Tahmina Akter Agency Contractor

Linkedin Expert, Specialist in List building & Email collecting

Bangladesh - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 8

'TAHMINA' MEANS "QUALITY WORK WITH FAST TURN AROUND" So If you would like to have high quality work with a fast turn around at a fair price, contact with me.Over the last 6 years I have developed myself as a skilled data entry professional, LinkedIn Led collecting Specialist, lead generator, eCommerce,Email Collector, SMM, web researcher,E mail sending & response,video posting & database developer. I have done so many project of list building & email collecting successfully. You can check my profile as a proof. I have completed my Honors Degree from East West university Bangladesh majoring Finance and I am doing my MBA from Dhaka University majoring International Business(IB)

Associated with: IT SIXER

94% Job Success
$10.00 /hr
4,560 hours