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Post your cold calling project on Upwork and hire talented and polite outbound call center agents to cold call businesses or prospective customers and help generate quality sales leads or schedule appointments. These experienced freelancers will use effective cold calling techniques and strategies, and may even provide their own successful cold calling scripts. They can also arrange sit-down meetings with your company’s salespeople, write new cold calling scripts—or optimize your existing ones—and manage your cold calling software.

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 4.28.

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  1. Sayed uz Zaman

    Sayed uz Zaman

    Cold calling, Appointment setting, Customer service, VA

    Bangladesh - Last active: 6 days ago - Tests: 3

    I have over five years experience in Call Center Industry and I have met and exceeded productivity objectives and targets of the companies I have worked with. I am self-starter and i'm quick learner. Now I would like to explore myself in Upwork. Other Things like- Computer programs & Softwares, Online and Internet process; i have an extensive experience about all these. Thank You

    $3.33 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  2. Marilyn Pineda

    Marilyn Pineda Agency Contractor

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

    Philippines - Last active: 3 months ago - 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

    $5.56 /hr
    1,078 hours
    4.65
  3. Nasif Rashid

    Nasif Rashid Agency Contractor

    Telemarketing, Cold Calling, C, C++, HTML5, Data Entry, SEO, CSS

    Bangladesh - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 6

    Hey there! -I am an innovative thinker, initiative taker and multi-dimensional professional with exceptional logical and analytical skill. Intellectualism and quick learning capability makes me different from others. - Excellent in MS Office (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint). - Proficient in C, C++, HTML, HTML5, CSS, MYSQL. - Sound Knowledge and experience in Telemarketing, Cold Calling, Appointment Setting, Customer Service. - Well knowledge regarding Data Entry, Data Mining, Lead Generation, Traffic Forwarding/SEO, Internet Research, Image To Text Conversion, PDF To Text Conversion, Email Handling, Data Research, Google Docs and many more. -Good Communication Skills (English, Bangla) I look forward to bringing you noteworthy success with my devoted personality and advanced skills. Best Regards

    Associated with: TurboIT

    $6.00 /hr
    98 hours
    4.51
  4. Aamir Qadri

    Aamir Qadri

    Sales Consultant | Operation Manager | IT Services Enabler | Business

    Canada - Last active: 2 days ago - 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
  5. Kelly F.

    Sales, Cold Calling, Lead Generation, Office Assistant

    United States - Last active: 06/11/2013 - Tests: 3

    Hi I have over 10 + years in the telecommunications industry which has provided me with skills in many areas. These skills include customer service, project management, sales and marketing, technical support and more. I look forward to being an asset to your company.

    $13.33 /hr
    2 hours
    4.55
  6. Steve Johnson

    Steve Johnson

    Telemarketing & Appointment Setting Expert, Cold-Calling Specialist

    Philippines - Last active: 4 days ago - 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. Praveen R.

    Praveen R.

    Telemarketer

    India - Last active: 8 days ago - Tests: 3

    To be able to contribute my knowledge, skills and abilities to the success of the company with opportunities for growth and career advancement. To work in a company that values integrity and professionalism. I've been in the Telemarketing Industry since 2006, and its been a good 8 years and counting that I am still delivering results. I'm very passionate in what I do, that sometimes the work itself gets in to my system. I have strong interpersonal skills that will help me deal with other people or customers and company concerns. I am a hard working person that applies positive traits to help accomplish goals

    $7.00 /hr
    15 hours
    4.00
  8. Jodylee dale V.

    Jodylee dale V.

    Real Estate Executive VA, Customer Service Professional

    Philippines - Last active: 14 hours ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 7

    1. Property analysis / due diligence 2. CMA 3. After repair value determination 4. MLS listing 5. Property Marketing 6. Professional graphic designer 7. Customer Service 8.. Other real estate back office support 9. Customer Service 10..BPO- Broker's Price Opinion 11.Marketing

    $5.56 /hr
    8,643 hours
    4.98
  9. Faye Galang

    Faye Galang

    Customer Service / Data Entry / Data Analysis / Internet Research

    Philippines - Last active: 14 hours ago - Tests: 10

    An experienced Customer Service Professional. Handled customer inquiries, problem solving and promoted sales and services while providing exceptional customer service satisfaction. Attained the required specific percentage, able to meet sales goal and quota.

    $6.00 /hr
    5,896 hours
    5.00
  10. Charmaigne Mendoza

    Charmaigne Mendoza Agency Contractor

    Telemarketer / Virtual Assistant / Data Entry Specialist

    Philippines - Last active: 14 days ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 7

    I am a BPO Professional with extensive experience in Odesk. Over the last 5 years, I was involved with both voice and back office processes. My core competencies include service delivery, client relations and people management. I started as an entry level call center representative. I joined oDesk because it offers flexibility that I need right now, having relocated away from the Metro. My competencies are centered to contact center operations, from Entry Level tasks like Data Entry and surveys, Lead Generation and im also very proficient in Microsoft Excel, and I've done research work also for clients on Odesk and completed the Job successfuly, I've dialed for Qakadeals a deal site that's base in Australia. I'm not just setting up an appointment but I also have them sign the contract to run a deal with us. with Real estate, and for Extra Help Advisors I used to worked with them to set up an appointment for their Insurance Agents for Health Care Insurance. I also worked for Everest Merchant Services for Credit Card Processing and with Faster Financial for Payday Loan & Cash Advance we qualify the leads and process their application. I also worked for a Reputation Management Campaign, we call those customers that has bad feedback on Yelp. I worked with Legal Zoom Local as a Navigator wherein we call consumers and we also take inbound calls, help them in their legal concern then put them on a right practice area and transfer them to a Lawyer for Legal Advice. I just recently worked with Funktastic Band, I called businesses, get their email address and ask them if we can send them some information about the band and if they want to hire them for their special events. I put up a Virtual Call Center our mission is to provide clients with top quality Virtual Call Center Service. A service that provides our clients with the greatest a chance of communicating with their end customers. We do B2B and B2C services including both inbound and outbound calls. We have a dedicated and well trained cadre of customer support specialist who are able to consistently provide excellent services delivered in a timely and cost-effective manner. Whatever a client's customer relations goals are, Our agency has the people with the expertise to professionally service those needs.

    Associated with: MEG Inc. ( Marc Excellent Group Inc. )

    $7.78 /hr
    2,268 hours
    5.00