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  1. Joyce Thomas Powell

    Joyce Thomas Powell Agency Contractor

    General Virtual Assistant Transcription Specialist

    Jamaica - Last active: 14 days ago - Tests: 2

    Capable and experienced Secretary/Administrative Assistant. I worked for over 15 years in a corporate business setting and this has given me the opportunity to gain valuable experience in office and business administration. I love anything to do with computers and the internet, so it comes natural for me to offer my services virtually. My skills and competencies include: - Efficient working knowledge of MS Office Suite. - Electronic records management. - Diary and calendar management using Outlook. - Efficient audio transcription specialist. - Ability to handle verbal and written communication. - Good interaction, interpersonal skills. - Experience in dealing with diverse groups and personalities. - Respectful of others, their opinions and beliefs. I will offer my services in the following areas: - Quality audio, video transcription work. - I will transcribe your recorded e-books, reports,correspondence etc. - Copy typing from scanned, PDF e-docs into Excel & Word format. - Enter data into Excel spreadsheets and format; - Create and Manage client contact database - Manage and reply to emails. - Online research, find images for website, map ideas for articles. Do you have a new idea or procedure? I enjoy learning new things; therefore I will not shy away from challenges.

    Associated with: StunDaze LLC

    $11.50 /hr
    0 hours
  2. Tania Sakuni Jayasinghe

    Tania Sakuni Jayasinghe

    Web Research, Transcription, Business Writing

    Sri Lanka - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 22 - Portfolio: 7

    Dear Client, High Quality - Timely - Confidentiality If this is what you were searching for; well, you have just found it ! I am a freelancer providing a diverse range of services like business writing /rewriting, editing and proofreading, audio and video transcriptions,web research and data entry, administrative / virtual assistance. Within a short span of time, I have been able to gain some experience in relation to different accents and disciplines through carrying out a diverse range of audio and video transcription projects. However, the learning process never ends, and I find myself constantly learning new things and gaining more experience each and every day. Despite the many challenges I face, my ambition has always been and will always be to provide a high quality product or service to my clients on time. I have more than 10 years of experience in handling a computer and I am competent with all the basic computer functions and software applications. In addition, I have a range of communication and file sharing software packages like Dropbox and Skype to reach you and transcription software packages like Express Scribe and InqScribe to provide you with a great transcription service. I am a CIMA passed finalist and having been highly fascinated with IT and computer applications, I recently joined an online Bachelor's degree program in Information Technology. Currently I am working on a full time project through oDesk, but do feel free to contact me if you are interested in hiring me for any part time projects. I receive oDesk notifications such as invitations for interviews as email alerts on my mobile phone. Therefore, unless I am sleeping or travelling, I will be in touch with you as soon as I receive the message. Thank you Best Regards, Tania Sakuni Jayasinghe

    $12.00 /hr
    4,439 hours
  3. Mary margaret B.

    Mary margaret B.


    Philippines - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 1

    I am a transcriptionist who has extensive experience in medical transcription. I am adept at transcribing clinical notes and operative reports. I have a strong knowledge of medical terminologies and procedures. I am also well versed in transcribing interviews, webinars, and other general transcriptions. I have done both verbatim and easy-to-read (with omission of filler words and non-essentials) transcripts. I have an excellent command of the English language and produce high-quality work. I am hardworking and pay meticulous attention to detail.

    $5.56 /hr
    3,118 hours
  4. Melissa Wade

    Melissa Wade

    Transcription | Video Editing | Personal Assistant

    Jamaica - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 2

    I am a graduate of the Caribbean School of Architecture in Jamaica, which has built me in a way that I feel can be beneficial to any task. I have a knack for Transcription, Data Entry, Editing, Proofreading and other Administrative tasks. I also flourish when it comes to Design of any sort such as Graphic Design, Building Design, Videography and Photography. I am Driven, Reliable and always on time!

    $11.11 /hr
    119 hours
  5. Vivek ratna K.

    Vivek ratna K.

    Data Entry And Transcription Specialist

    Nepal - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 3

    I am experienced in administrative works and will help you get the job done on time. I have more than 5 years of experience in MS EXCEL/WORD, Acrobat, Photoshop, data entry,scrapping,mining,analysis, PDF to WORD/EXCEL, web-research. I am well versed in English. I have excellent communication, writing and listening skills. I can do TRANSCRIPTION of audio/videos (Lectures, meeting interviews, podcasts, interviews, TV shows, conferences, technical) with accurate time-stamping, check grammar/punctuation. I can do strict-verbatim, non-strict verbatim or any formatting as you wish. TYPING SPEED OF 90 WMP. I USE EXPRESS SCRIBE AND FTW TRANSCRIBER FOR HIGHEST ACCURACY AND SPEED.

    $3.00 /hr
    73 hours
  6. Ahmed sohail K.

    Ahmed sohail K.

    Transcription Service (ask-MT-house)

    Pakistan - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 2

    • 16 years of experience in Medical Transcription. • Full command in all fields of Medicine. • All accents including non-English dictators and speakers. • Videos and Audios. • Equipped with all the required soft-wares and hard-wares. • Fast broadband connection, FTP, Dropbox user. • Using medical spellcheckers and capable of using Australian, British and American English spellcheckers. • Delivery on agreed time. • Try me, and you will not be disappointed!

    $8.89 /hr
    3 hours
  7. Sakuya ali M.

    Japanese-English translation, English transcription

    New Zealand - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 4

    Hi there I am 27 years old Japanese resident in New Zealand. I have 6 years of translation and interpretation work experiences from magazine articles, webpage, online game, cartoon comic books, business contracts and other legal documents and other materials. I also have been doing transcription work for about 2 years. I have education background of Psychology, Veterinary Nursing and Veterinary Science. I am very flexible and very perfectionist. thus every task I have given and get given, I work with my 100% to complete it perfectly. hope to hear from you soon. Sincerely Sakuya

    $9.44 /hr
    92 hours
  8. Ginna Brown

    Customer Service/Transcription/Data Analyst

    United States - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 5

    I have the top score on the Customer Service test, which reflects my extensive experience. The satisfaction of my customers is my highest priority in any position. I am an experienced transcriptionist with a solid command of the English language. My work is accurate and timely, with exceptional attention to detail. I am professional, discreet and responsible. I am experienced with SQL and Access, building and maintaining databases. Proficient with Word and Excel, I can also write scripts in Perl. I have used ONIX and XML. I have exceptional attention to detail for data entry and content. I am reliable, efficient, dedicated, and am able to prioritize effectively. I have experience as a hotel manager, so I am familiar with payroll, as well as accounts payable and receivable.

    $8.89 /hr
    0 hours
  9. Zevit Reid

    Zevit Reid

    Excellent Transcription and Proofreading Skillset

    United States - Last active: 11/06/2013 - Tests: 9

    My objective is to find a transcription/data entry position that will allow me to supplement my income and work from home in the evenings and/or weekends.

    $8.89 /hr
    3 hours