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Lounis Z.

Lounis Z.

Fit for almost any task

Poland - Portfolio: 1

I am a well-organized, hard worker that is currently working towards completing my PhD. I have had many years of experience perfecting my many affluent skills. Even though my background is mainly in the realm of biology and chemistry, I have many skills that I constantly hone for self-improvement. I offer my services doing many tasks ranging from building small databases, sorting documents, web scraping, virtual assisting, transcription and various others. In the past, I have done many of these tasks either for either academic purposes or extraneous income. My command of English is fluent, and in addition am an advanced communicator of both French and Polish. I am proficient with many computing tasks, commanding such programs as Microsoft Word, Excel, powerPoint, Adobe Photoshop, and Illustrator with ease. I am also able to write small programs and scripts in C#, PERL, and VBA. My WPM rate is ~60 WPM.

81% Job Success
$11.00 /hr
146 hours

Tatjana Marcok

Tatjana Marcok

Reliable, efficient and dedicated assistant.

Serbia - Tests: 2

10 years in a bank as Client Adviser and manager helped me develop skills that you can use now. I understand and know everything about deadlines, workload, stress related to all... and I can help. I am excellent in Time Management (I held trainings on the topic; and I am in top 5% tested on Elance) and I can help you organize. Also, I can help you with whatever part of the workload you have: - emails/ correspondence - reports writing - data entry - typing (65wpm) - transcription - document/books formatting/arranging - article/blog writing I am a honest and hard worker and am always striving to exceed expectations. I am a goal achiever, never missed a deadline and I was appreciated for my transparency and dedication by employers and clients equally. Try me, and you won't regret it, since the job given to me is "job done well and on time".

98% Job Success
$6.00 /hr
1,487 hours

Jerico Campos

Jerico Campos Agency Contractor

Engineering Design, Transcription Jobs, Graphic Design

Philippines - Tests: 14 - Portfolio: 5

To dedicate my time in helping people become more efficient in their business by offering my expertise. For PCB/Electronics Design: Provides PCB designs that are optimized to reduce cost without compromising functionality. Provides Electronics Design from concept;schematic drawing; building component library; PCB layout, auto-routing, manual-routing; circuit testing, and prototyping.

Associated with: CPS

100% Job Success
$18.00 /hr
4,117 hours

Elena V.

Elena V.

English/Russian/Turkish translator; Transcription; PA; Research

Turkey - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 5

/LANGUAGE SERVICES - more than just a translation - ENGLISH, RUSSIAN, TURKISH/ I've graduated from two high schools, in Russia and in the US (as a FLEX grantee), both with the highest GPA's, as well as my BA in Economics. I have 5 years of experience as a translator, including simultaneous interpretation (Rus-Eng, Eng-Rus). I live abroad, had been a TEFL teacher for over 2 years (now studying archaeology) and English is my primary language. Accurate, authentic translations guaranteed! My field of expertise: - MARKETING materials: ads, brochures, slogans, articles; - TECHNICAL descriptions: user manuals, product presentations, quality control; - BUSINESS documents: correspondence, service contracts, customs documents; - EDUCATIONAL materials: children's book 'Finance for Kidz', simultaneous interpretation at seminars and workshops; - SCRIPTS: Russian animated movie 'Masyanya', documentary movie presentation. - Simultaneous interpretation. Turkish translation is being done by my team member, a native Turkish speaker educated and living in the US (BA in Cinema).

Groups: oTranslators

100% Job Success
$20.00 /hr
6,822 hours

Sarah K.

Sarah K.

Experienced Researcher / Data Entry /Transcription/Quality Control

United States - Tests: 4

Over the last 9 years, I've completed several long-term web research jobs which included the development of a database of upper management contacts. I have been doing data entry for 8 years. I have 5 years of experience in both long and short transcriptions. I adapt quickly to the various guidelines for each project I am on. Most recently, I have been in charge of a team of 6-9 transcribers. I review their work and send back any corrections that need to be made. I also have extensive experience with Microsoft Word and Excel, Google Docs, and Open Office. I have some experience with Microsoft PowerPoint.

91% Job Success
$16.67 /hr
3,371 hours

Socorro Gayli del Rosario

Socorro Gayli del Rosario Agency Contractor

Lead Generation, Web Research, Data Entry, Transcription

Philippines - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 8

With my experience on lead generation, data entry, analysis and research, I would like to provide quality service to prospective clients. I also do audio transcriptions for general businesses, interviews, focus group discussion and legal proceedings.

Associated with: PrimeServices

96% Job Success
$8.88 /hr
9,495 hours

Nikolay K.

Nikolay K.

Translation / Transcription

Ukraine - Tests: 18 - Portfolio: 1

Hello! My name is Nikolay, I work as a research associate and hold a candidate of sciences' degree. I am experienced, reliable and professional English to Russian/Ukrainian (and vice versa) translator and data entry specialist. I am fluent in English, and have a native level of Russian and Ukrainian languages. If you want your text to be translated quickly, professionally, and in correct way, or if you want some internet research or data entry made accurately, feel free to contact me. I am skilled in Mathcad, office suites, Express Scribe, CAT-tools.

Groups: oTranslators

100% Job Success
$4.00 /hr
2,787 hours

Leah T.

Leah T.


Philippines - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 1

I am a near native American English speaker but have also worked closely with Australians and Southeast Asians so I can easily understand accents from different regions. I also come from a background of working for multinationals all throughout my corporate career so you can be assured I can proofread quite professionally.

96% Job Success
$7.78 /hr
2,159 hours

Robert Pfefer

Robert Pfefer

Transcription Specialist

Serbia - Tests: 8

I've been involved in writing my whole life in one way or another. Over the last year I've focused extensively on transcription work. I have experience with single-speaker, one-on-one and multiple-speaker transcriptions, and I'm comfortable with a wide variety of English accents. My transcriptions can be fully verbatim, edited for grammar, or something in between, according to your needs. If you're looking for accurate and error-free transcriptions with perfect grammar and fast turnaround times, look no further. I'm looking forward to challenging work that will further strengthen and expand my skill set.

97% Job Success
$10.00 /hr
176 hours

Klaus L.

Klaus L.

Professional Transcription

Ireland - Tests: 14 - Portfolio: 9

I have 5 years of experience working with transcription. I have experience with general, medical and legal transcription. I have worked with both long-term and short-term clients that have all been very satisfied with my work. I DO NOT OUTSOURCE. I transcribe, proofread and edit all of my transcripts before I send them back to clients. My transcripts are 99% accurate. I offer transcripts that are delivered in a clean-read edit, but I also do transcripts that are true verbatim, if requested by the client. I have a typing speed of over 100 WPM with 99% accuracy. I use a foot pedal with Express Scribe when I am transcribing. My rate is $15.00 per hour of work or $60.00 per audio hour. I charge $1.00 per audio minute. My number one concern is client satisfaction. I ensure client satisfaction by providing accurate, high quality transcripts that have great TAT's. My TAT's are usually 24 hours of less for one hour of audio. I offer a free 2 minute transcription of an audio file of your choice, so that you can gauge the quality of my work. Past clients have been consistently happy with my work. I have never received bad feedback!

95% Job Success
$15.00 /hr
434 hours