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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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Cold calling Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.29.

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  1. Marilyn Pineda

    Marilyn Pineda Agency Contractor

    B2B, Telesales, Cold Calling, Appointment Setting, Lead Generation

    Philippines - Tests: 2

    I worked in the call center industry for more than 7 years and continues to be on this line of job. I'm the kind of person who works with less supervision, hard worker, trustworthy and works extra mile for my clients. Provides good service and an asset to the company.

    Associated with: VWP Manpower Agency

    $7.00 /hr
    1,078 hours
    4.65
  2. Claire Arboleda

    Claire Arboleda

    Appointment Setter/ Cold Calling/ Lead Generation/ Data Entry

    Philippines

    Thank you for your attention in reading my profile. I have a thorough professional experience in telemarketing, cold calling, lead generation, appointment setting and data entry. I worked in Merchant Services, a US based account that focuses on making deals or sales by calling leads provided by the client, faxing of application, providing information about the products and services that is being offered to various customers. I also worked as a virtual assistant to a client wherein major responsibilities are data entry, lead extraction and research and customer service representative depending on the client's demand. I also worked as a College Instructor where I taught minor to major subjects to a diverse group of students where I honed my communication skills & ability to work under pressure and building positive rapport and providing excellent quality of service. I received commendations from clients and supervisors for jobs well done.

    $3.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  3. 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
  4. Touhidur R.

    Touhidur R.

    Telemarketing, Cold calling, Appointment setting,Customer Service.VA

    Bangladesh - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 3

    Working over 6 years, started in call center industry back in 2008 then back in 2012 started working in "Upwork", since then I am working successfully. Now I have developed my English, I believe you will be satisfy with accent too. I am dedicated and professional person since this what I do full time now. Beside my work, I am doing my MBA. Looking forward to talk to you. Thanks.

    $8.78 /hr
    4,726 hours
    5.00
  5. Chris V.

    Chris V.

    Expert Virtual Assistant and Telemarketer (Cold Calling)

    Philippines - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 2

    A native English speaker with over 8 years of Telemarketing, Appointment setting and Customer service experience. Including 3 years of VA work for real estate clients. With my acquired skills from years of experience, I am certain and aiming to provide clients with great results and reliable work. Experienced in: Salesforce Zoho Zendesk Mailchimp Zopim

    $9.22 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  6. 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
    0.00
  7. Lendy Lenne Sardiano

    Lendy Lenne Sardiano

    Sales representative, QA, Team Leader, Appointment setter, Lead Gen.

    Philippines - Tests: 2

    I've been in the BPO industry for more than 2 years, been into several call centers located in the Philippines handling both inbound and outbound campaigns.I have handled projects like Telemarketing, Lead Generation, Appointment setting, Live-transfers, SEO, and selling. To name few of the accounts I had; weight loss patch, alarm systems, SEO for Dental Clinics, Medical equipment (back & knee braces), Auto Insurance, Medicare (Diabetes), and SEO for restaurant.com. I'm hardworking, flexible, able to work in graveyard shift and I can alone or work with a team. I've been promoted as a Supervisor and managed a team of 45 in total.

    $5.00 /hr
    85 hours
    3.30
  8. 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
    619 hours
    0.00
  9. 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
    0.00