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  1. Joshua ephraim R.

    Joshua ephraim R. Agency Contractor


    Philippines - Last active: 03/30/2014 - Tests: 14 - Portfolio: 4

    • My greatest objective is to provide my employer a quality output that could help them attain their goals and to become a part of their achievements • To obtain my experience in different fields and to apply my all knowledge I have learned. • To Seek a Freelance job in order to practice my Expertise. • To face possible challenges in life, learn more about my weakness and strengths and also to overcome pure competency in this real world.

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    $3.00 /hr
    1,958 hours
  2. Robyn Covington

    Freelance Provider

    United States - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 8

    To utilize my education and experience to positively affect the lives of others.

    $20.00 /hr
    190 hours
  3. Joan W.

    Joan W.

    Transcription, data entry

    Kenya - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

    I love to transcribe. Possessing a typing speed of 60 WPM, I am here to offer my transcription and word processing service. I have the passion, the will and the self motivation that is needed to do this work. I am ready to transcribe files of many different topics ranging from business, health, to internet marketing related topics. I am ready to transcribe videos, webinars, podcasts, interviews, lecturers, sermons and more. I am well equipped with a headset and Express Scribe software. I am MS Word proficient. I also have plenty of experience working with computers as well as the internet, so I can assure you that you are in perfectly good hands. Let me also assure you that I am ready to sign a non-disclosure agreement for confidentiality purposes. Did I mention that I am well organized, detail-oriented and a quick learner? You can rest assured that I will deliver high quality work right on time! I look forward to working with you...

    $6.00 /hr
    0 hours
  4. Belinda Keitany

    Belinda Keitany

    Transcription and Captionist

    Kenya - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

    I have a passion for Transcription, Captioning and Data Entry and possess a typing speed of 60 WPM. Having transcribed many different topics, ranging from Business, Health, Sermons and Interviews, I am here to offer my services to you. I'm experienced in using Camtasia and YouTube for captioning and recording, and Express Scribe for transcription among other softwares. I can easily navigate through the Internet and have plenty of computer experience. Looking forward to working with you.

    $7.00 /hr
    0 hours
  5. Eunice Murugi

    Eunice Murugi

    General Transcription specialist

    Kenya - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 2

    I am an excellent Transcriptionist. I have one year experience having worked with accounts such as Speech pad and Casting words. I am seeking Transcription jobs and any other job that involves use of Microsoft office applications e.g data entry and proof-reading. My goal is to provide accurate transcripts within the stipulated TAT to my clients and build my freelancing career in my other fields of Proof-reading and data entry.

    $5.56 /hr
    7 hours
  6. Etasha F.

    Freelancer with experience in software and transcription tasks

    India - Last active: 21 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

    I have worked on a lot of transcription tasks. I deliver my tasks well within the timelines and with around 98% accuracy . I also have some experience working on data entry tasks. I am also a software programmer who has worked on a lot of VBA as well as C/C++. I am looking for opportunities to continue doing what I love, as a freelancer.

    $30.00 /hr
    41 hours
  7. Daniele P.

    Daniele P.

    Italian/English Translator, Writer, Researcher

    Italy - Last active: 10/09/2014 - Tests: 2

    I am an Honours graduate from the University of Cape Town, majoring in Italian Language and Literature and Law. Thereafter, I worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), focussing primarily on corporate intelligence work, compiling due diligence reports for global clients, translation of Italian documents, and several other responsibilities related to the field of forensic investigative consulting including, but not limited to, internet research, background checks and co-ordination with clients and colleagues. Italian native, currently based in Europe. Fluent in English and Italian, with a basic understanding of French and Afrikaans. I have the experience of having worked under pressure-intensive conditions and demands, as well as the natural curiosity and desire to learn to be capable of approaching any subject matter with an open and objective mind and in a professional manner.

    $16.67 /hr
    0 hours
  8. Lindsay G.

    Lindsay G.

    Editor, Copywriter, SEO Content Writer.

    Canada - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 3

    For over 10 years, I have been writing and editing starting from when I was in University until now. I have worked in scripts, subtitles, fictional stories, non-fictional papers, translations, data entry, and transcriptions, copy editing, copy writing, SEO content writing, and ghost writing. I also have 2 years of corporate experience in SEO content writing, copy writing, and copy editing. I have written both for smaller start-up websites and large, multi-million dollar corporations. I have a wide variety of interests and background online marketing experience, so no job is off the table.

    $25.00 /hr
    0 hours
  9. Benas T.

    Benas T.

    Transcriptionist, 117 WPM.

    Lithuania - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 2

    I am an all-around, efficient freelancer, however I specialize in transcription and English - Lithuanian (and vice versa) translations, as I have had such professional work experience. I can boast great computer skills, great knowledge of Lithuanian and English languages and good social skills. I am able to adapt to a variety of communities, work in teams and, of course, provide quality service. I am able to work both on weekdays and on weekends. I take deadlines seriously, therefore I always do my best to finish the job on time. My primary goal when doing any job is to satisfy the employer and that usually means work being done on time and in top quality. I have a lot of experience in transcription (audio/video-text), I worked as a transcriptionist for a television. I also have some experience in HTML, C++ programming, data entry and editing. You can refer to my portfolio to see an example of my work. I can also boast an extremely fast typing speed - 117 words per minute. The proof of that is also in my portfolio. Thank You for taking Your time to read about me and have a nice day!

    $20.00 /hr
    0 hours
  10. Claudia Jung

    Claudia Jung

    German native speaker without dialect

    Germany - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 7

    German native speaker without dialect I can say with pride that I have worked in more than 20 years in a wide spectrum of different customer services oriented fields (Sales, Marketing, Human Resources, Domestic economy, Hardware Store and Aviation Handling Services/Operations). Versatility was always my aim. Passion for computers, curiosity for technological innovations, passion for learning and teaching as well and strong communication skills have always supported my professional successes. Flexibility, commitment and reliability, high degree of professionalism and high comfort level interacting with top executives and customers, flawless calendar scheduling and time management skills is seen as a matter of course. Moreover, as a State Certified Secretary I am able to write 400 lpm. A quiet surrounding, High-Speed Internet with currently 1GB/s via RSB Rhein-Sieg Breitband is availabe. Upgrade is possible. In my personal view my previous achievements are: Changing a company's operational organization on IT at the age of 17 years and staff training on IT. Introduction of the EFT-Pos-System (electronic cash system) on the market, Changing the operational organization of the EUROCARD field staff on IT, Staff training for data processing system (Magnum). Introduction of a computer-based flextime system at Citicorp Kartenservice in Frankfurt. Renewal of 16 English Certificats of Graduation in a period of July 1st until July 17th (English CEFR Level B2 to C2, Business English: written Business English, Phone Calls, Meetings, Presentations, Negotiations, Social Competence, Employee Leadership and Management, Business English I, II and III. Online German private tutoring with students from all over the word for 3 years via Skype, Adobe Connect and Anymeeting.

    $16.67 /hr
    0 hours