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  1. Amelyn Labrador

    Amelyn Labrador Agency Contractor

    Multi Tasking/Researcher/Data Entry/Data Mining/Video & Audio Editing

    Philippines - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 7

    Looking for the greatest opportunity to work in a leading company.

    Associated with: Filipino_Patriot

    $3.33 /hr
    1,435 hours
    4.92
  2. Lisa S.

    Lisa S.

    Copywriting, editing, proofreading

    South Africa - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 14

    "Welcome to the best copywriter on Elance." David Elefant May 2015. I have over 25 years experience within the marketing and communications field, having worked for major corporates both in the UK and in South Africa. I am passionate about writing and am lucky to do what I love. I am a specialist in copywriting, proofreading and editing for offline and online (including blogs, email marketing, website updates) communications. My specific niche is parenting and kids content as well as entrepreneurship. I am reliable, work fast and accurately and have been described as passionate, creative, easy to work with and a brilliant writer. My marketing background allows me to consider each project from a strategic viewpoint. The companies I have worked for include British Sky Broadcasting, British Telecommunications, Ogilvy One Cape Town, Department of Environmental Affairs, SANParks and more. I deliver on time and on budget, have an eye for detail, am very customer centric, ensuring that the right communication goes to the right customer at the right time.

    $30.00 /hr
    2,891 hours
    4.88
  3. Aileen A.

    Aileen A.

    Customer Service Specialist, Lead Support and VA

    Philippines - Tests: 11

    To assume a position where I can use my out most capability and skills to contribute to the goals of the company I am working for and at the same time gain additional knowledge and experience for self development. Have Technical Support and Customer Service Experiences. Inbound and Sup Calls, Email Response and Chat. Handled Guests Relations as Front Desk Clerk.

    $7.00 /hr
    8,566 hours
    4.62
  4. Karen L.

    Karen L. Agency Contractor

    free lance provider

    Philippines - Tests: 2

    I had worked as a teacher both in a classroom and on-line settings for more than twelve years. Within the span of certain years in teaching, I was promoted twice. I became also a customer service representative in some call centers, where I took care of the different needs and complaints of the customers/clients. I did also remote trouble shooting for a cable company. At certain seasons. I write and conceptualize events for some companies and sometimes write ads and press releases. I had also my shares of telemarketing. I do not just work because of money but I want to be an asset and to develop more of myself in my chosen field. My passion for writing inspires me to teach. I have been writing for school plays , which are some adaptations and when I am not teaching, I write sequence guides and concepts of an ad or events, such as product launching.

    Associated with: JobHub

    $5.56 /hr
    1,033 hours
    5.00
  5. Vanessa W.

    Vanessa W.

    Administrative assistant; Proofreader

    United States - Tests: 12

    Over the past 20 years, I have worked in office assistant/managerial roles that demanded accuracy, ability to multitask to ensure timely and quality product, and paying close attention to detail. I am offering highly accurate and efficient performance whilst responding to the needs and requirements of any buyer thus providing a sense of accomplishment for both of us once goals have been met.

    $11.11 /hr
    1,349 hours
    5.00
  6. Amor V.

    Amor V.

    Writer

    Philippines - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 1

    I would like to showcase my skills, talent and experience in technical and creative writing. I am a hardworking professional who knows how to value and respect people's time. I have been writing my whole life and over five years online. With this experience, I would like to help people in reaching their desired goals. Apart from writing, I was also employed as an over-the-phone technical and customer service representative for two American companies for over five years. I worked with Linksys Home Networking for over two years and with Time Warner Cable for almost three years. My experience with handling different kind of customers gives me an advantage on how to deal with people, online and offline.

    $5.56 /hr
    4,102 hours
    4.97
  7. Tiffany Grace Reyes

    Tiffany Grace Reyes Agency Contractor

    Advertising, Marketing, Research, Copywriting and Editing

    Philippines - Tests: 16 - Portfolio: 12

    Results-oriented, high-energy, hands-on professional with a long and successful experience in the communications and marketing industries. Highly skilled, with a typing speed of 55 words per minute, effective and with careful attention to detail, I can get tasks done well and on time at low cost. Accomplished AE for a promotions and advertising agency offering integrated projects in below-the-line, above-the-line, and through-the-line advertising. Adept in conceptualizing for and pitching existing and new accounts, discerning project requirements and communicating client needs to creative teams—even hands-on in execution when necessary. Managed work flow of various projects and at the same time ensured deliverables are completed on time, on budget and on strategy. Training and experience in transcription, in sports, news, features, editorial, copy writing and proofreading. Experienced in communicating with different types of people as a technical support agent and is skilled in using communication to achieve professional, management and corporate goals. Currently co-owns and operates a mid-sized business. Handles sales, product development, marketing and brand alignment. Created branding and marketing strategies. Created logo, slogan and engineered menu. Developed systems from the store’s conception down to the actual operations.

    Associated with: AdVentige

    $10.50 /hr
    2,631 hours
    4.89
  8. Cecilia Malenab

    Cecilia Malenab

    Web Research, Data Entry, Photo Image Editing, Transcription

    Philippines - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 9

    Having a position that can improve and contribute my knowledge and skills in research and different kinds of data entry works in database and Microsoft Office.

    $4.00 /hr
    6,571 hours
    4.93
  9. Elizabeth Rogers

    Elizabeth Rogers

    High Caliber Writer, Editor and Content Manager

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 2

    I am an extremely experienced writer and editor with a passion for creating the best quality content that gets you noticed. I have five years of experience managing content for successful online marketing firms and want to put the skills I've learned to work for you! By upholding the highest standards when it comes to every aspect of writing, I bring a refreshing change for your written necessities. I'm sure you've noticed the vast amount of writers that bring nothing but bland, boring articles and content. Unfortunately, some have even come to expect that. However, I want to assure you that when you hire me, your expectations will be exceeded! My main purpose here on Elance is to guarantee the satisfaction of my clients.

    $20.00 /hr
    1,298 hours
    5.00
  10. Nelie D.

    Nelie D.

    If you can't do it, I will!

    Philippines - Tests: 3

    I am a full-time Freelancer, who can provide administrative, creative or technical services. Data entry, Transcription, Research or any kind of Admin Support. You name it, I can do it! I can assure you fast and exemplary service that no one can ever match. Try me and see for yourself. I have also been dabbling on web coding and programming. If your website needs a little sprucing and cleaning up. I'd be more than happy to do it for you. I am a 23 year old freelance writer from the Philippines. Being a Filipino who studied in a university that boasts of its English skill and proficiency, you are assured of a well written article.

    $5.00 /hr
    2,704 hours
    5.00