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Md. Sohel Rana

Md. Sohel Rana Agency Contractor

Email Marketing,Data Entry,Web Research with Lead Generation Exprience

Bangladesh - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 8

In the past 4 years + Experience in Email Marketing, Data Entry, Web Research, Lead Generation. I have completed some project about a wide range of Email Marketing, Web Research, Lead Generation and MySQL including sites for start-up companies and small businesses. My core competency lies in complete end-end management of a new marketing project, and I am seeking opportunities to build websites from the ground up for you or your business. I also have some strong experience in the following areas: Internet Marketing, Email Database Collection, and Email template design and Mailchimp.

Associated with: Online Earning Growth, LLC

79% Job Success
$5.00 /hr
1,443 hours

Nic F.

Nic F. Agency Contractor

Provider of Writing/ Editing/Technical Services and Legal Insight

United States - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 6

Accomplished and versatile professional with a rare mix of technical, business and legal expertise. Strong organization, prioritization and project management skills rooted in training in Business Management and Computer Information Systems. Possesses technical certifications in cyber security and networking, with work experience in intrusion detection, malware analysis, penetration testing/vulnerability scanning, compliance, and certification & accreditation. Graduate education at one of the top law schools and business schools in the U.S., with a focus on intellectual property, cyber law and data privacy. Firm grasp of the English language and high proficiency in the use and mechanics of grammar. Thoroughly enjoys both creative and technical writing, with a penchant for varied types of research and content editing. Highly analytical, timely, quality-driven and adaptive.

Associated with: Written Perfection

100% Job Success
$33.33 /hr
158 hours

Masum Mia

Masum Mia Agency Contractor

Website / Graphic Designer

Bangladesh - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 22

I am Masum Mia, a full time graphic designer from the Bangladesh. My 5 relevant years of design experience and exposure have honed a multitude of skill sets, including logo designing, branding, vector creation, fashion development, illustration, technical drawings, animation and more. Each project ensures close interaction with the buyer in order to meet their design needs. My main objective is to provide highly conceptualized artworks at doable rates. I prefer working using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Page Maker, Corel Draw, Macromedia Dreamweaver. My core competency lies in complete end-end management of a new design project, and I am seeking opportunities to build websites from the ground up for you oryour business. As part of my versatility as an online provider, I can also provide assistance with initial concept formation, copywriting, advertisement and branding of new products/business. Expect me to be there from design creation through design execution. Most of my buyers have shown complete confidence in my abilities by letting me work without microscopic supervision. I respect deadlines and see the value of prompt and honest communication. I am seeking long term partnership with equally dedicated, professional buyers :-)

Associated with: Honesty (Expert Lead Generator)

91% Job Success
$4.44 /hr
1,275 hours

Cherry Mae Delos Santos

Cherry Mae Delos Santos Agency Contractor

1000 Quality hours-Data Entry Professional/Transcriptionist/SMM

Philippines - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 7

Detail-oriented, accurate, and dependable, with an uncompromising work ethic.I'm active listener with strong interpersonal skills. Strive to understand client needs and provide exceptional results.would fit to the following Skills: --Transcription and Word Processing --Internet Research --Email list and Handling --Data Analyzing and Extraction --Business Research & Web Entry -Copy pasted ,Editing and Data Verifying Perhaps, in Gil' I specialize general audio or video file with different accent such as Aussie, Indian, British, Spanish and American accent And do some Proofreading I used tools like Express scribe in order to have Fast and easier with 100% accurate and Highest Standard of quality. Fortunately, I can do data entry specialize in PDF,HTML, MS Word Application, Google Access and Dropbox. I had knowledge in E-commerce too. I’m willing to train so i could be more productive and useful

Associated with: Transcription Services

100% Job Success
$3.00 /hr
2,146 hours

Sherwin Gepte

Sherwin Gepte Agency Contractor

Customer Service Assistant/ Article Writer/ Virtual Assistant

Philippines - Tests: 6

Power up your business! Partner with me and get the best results. My knowledge and skills will get your business up and going. Let me help you power up your engines. With 14 years work experience in different industries, I have made myself an expert in a lot of work assignments. I am excellent in MS office applications, internet research, project and events management, people management and administrative tasks. Great in customer service, inbound and outbound calling, telephone and internet marketing, marketing, data entry, appointment setting, transcription, email handling and live chat. I am a very independent and a highly motivated worker. Work is always top priority. I want to work and grow with awesome people.

Associated with: 3G Assist

98% Job Success
$7.00 /hr
3,363 hours

Mirja Sharif Uddin

Mirja Sharif Uddin Agency Contractor

Data Entry, Web Research, VA/PA, SEO,SMM, eCommerce, CMS/HTML/CSS/PHP

Bangladesh - Tests: 13 - Portfolio: 11

Within the last 6 years, I have developed websites Using HTML, DHTML, PHP. I am skilled in Joomla, Wordpress. Expert on broken link findings, WP Content Management.Google Analytics,Urchin, PDF-Word Conversion Expert. Have 2 year experience on Data Entry in Government Project and 7 years in local NGO. I am seeking opportunities to satisfy my customers by providing them a good work. Skills at a Glance: Web Development 1. HTML 4 and 5 2. CSS3 3. PHP 4. mySql Platform 1. Joomla! 2. Wordpress (OptimizePress, Thesis, Zenesis , DirectoryPress) 3. Drupal 4. Magento 5. Theme Customization Web Content 1. broken link findings 2. Web Content Management 3. Site Transfer (FTP, cPanel, Database) Optimization 1. Google Analytics/ Urchin 2. SEO, SMM 3. Blog Posting, Tagging PDFs 1. PDF-Word Conversion 2. Editable PDF Creation 3. Abode Acrobat Pro Extended MS Office 2003, 2007, 2010 1. MS Word Format 2. Excel Formula, Functions 3. Power Point Presentation Adobe 1. Adobe Photoshop CS3 2. Abode Illustrator CS3 3. Abode Dreamweaver Data Entry 1. Lead Generation 2. Web Research 3. PDF to Excel 4. Typing (60 WPM) Mail Platform 1. gmail 2. yahoo 3. aol 4. hotmail 5. live 6.

Associated with: MS IT WORLD

83% Job Success
$5.56 /hr
4,553 hours

Muhammad Amjad

Muhammad Amjad

Compliance (AML) & Fraud Investigator - Legal Researcher

France - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

Four years of strong experience in anti-money laundering regimes including FATF, EU AML Directives, Swiss FINMA, Belgian CTIF-CFI, US Patriot ACT, UK AML regimes SOCA & NCA, Traitement du Renseignement et Action Contre les Circuits Financiers Clandestins (‘TRACFIN’) French Regulatory authority, E-money industrial compliance, internal regulatory frameworks, solid experience in fraud investigations, legal research, drafting, evidence reviewing, corporate documentation, document analysis, Open Source Intelligence (OSINT), business acumen, multi-lingual with near native level in English, fluent French, and excellent report writing skills in English, with a publication at an EU institute.

$83.33 /hr
20 hours

Stephanie Ang

Stephanie Ang

Client Services Manager

Philippines - Tests: 3

To develop my skills and abilities as a person and to be able to share my talents with a growing dynamic firm. My Special qualities would include the ff:  Creative problem solver and researcher who can see big pictures while never losing sight of details that deliver results.  Can apply the highest levels of intelligence, creativity, resourcefulness, and judgment to complex business decisions.  Goal driven achiever with strong organizational skills and detail orientation.  Fast learner and is willing to learn.  Flexible, responsible, and hardworking person.  Fluent in English.

$10.00 /hr
77 hours

Darleene joy J.

Darleene joy J.

Freelance Writer/Bus.Consultant/Data Entry Specialist

Philippines - Tests: 8

As a graduate of a Masters degree in Business and having relevant work experiences I would like to go into jobs that is within the range of my field of study. I had 7 years of teaching experience in college particularly in the field of business management, reserch, and marketing. I have also taught english for Korean students in the Philippines as well as medical transcription english. I have had various work experiences as supervisor and manager. Not to mention having background about laws in the Philippines. I am very much familiar with the use of computers and also types fast at the range of more than 60 wpm.

$16.67 /hr
373 hours

Stephanie Brown

Stephanie Brown

Certified Paralegal/Admin Assistant

United States - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

For the last year I have worked as an Administrative Assistant and created several spreadsheets via excel to keep track of payrolls for various contractors. I have created and maintained a database via Access which tracked 5000+ communications, received 100+ incoming emails a day from various departments requiring review and approvals of documents, TV ads, and various materials each with multiple components and touch points between submissions, for publishing in accordance with SEC and FINRA rules and regulations. My core competency lies in litigation and trial prep from beginning to end. I have 8 years of Paralegal experience with a certificate and experience in several areas of the law. I am very profficient in using several software programs and continue to keep myself updated on new software and tools for continued growth.

$17.00 /hr
299 hours