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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

Aeron darell B.

Aeron darell B. Agency Contractor

Transcription Specialist, Virtual Assistant

Philippines - Tests: 3

Medical, legal and English language specialist with recent experiences with Wordpress formatting, YouTube channel optimization and basic SEO. I am an active contractor on Upwork for more than a year having 8 years of professional experience as a transcriptionist. I successfully worked for five companies already, both as officebased and homebased, with experiences in American and Australian accents. My work experience include but are not limited to: - General Business Transcription - Medical Transcription - Legal Transcription - Wordpress Formatting - YouTube Channel Optimization - Basic SEO Thank you for your time and consideration! I'm looking forward working with you!

Associated with: VC Outsourcing

100% Job Success
$5.56 /hr
2,135 hours

Iris marie P.

Iris marie P.

Data Entry/Web Research/Transcription

Philippines - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 2

I currently do data entry and web research for one of the biggest clients here in oDesk. I worked as an IP Relay Operator where I relayed conversations between the hearing and the hard of hearing where we were required to have a typing speed of at least 60 wpm. I have around 7 years of experience with Customer Service and Quality Assurance with one of the biggest telecommunications companies in Australia. I'm looking for jobs where I can use my skills best.

100% Job Success
$4.80 /hr
2,832 hours

Angeline Sepe

Angeline Sepe

Professional, reliable, and committed.

Philippines - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

I make sure the job gets done. I am detail-oriented and thorough with my work and good in multitasking. I’m well-versed with the use of Microsoft PowerPoint, Outlook, Word, Excel, and etc. I am versatile and can write articles and reviews, do secretarial jobs, be an ESL teacher, do data-entry and whatever I am not familiar with, I always go the extra mile to learn it and become good with it in order to deliver the expected quality of work and on time.

$4.00 /hr
1,546 hours

Novie Cacho

Novie Cacho


Philippines - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

For over a year, I have been working as a call center representative in one of the companies (BPO) in Cebu City, Philippines. My job helped me improve my communication skills and deal with various types of customers. In a year, I reached Tier 3, the highest tier in agent level. I am also good in analyzing data listening and/or transcribing.

100% Job Success
$3.33 /hr
6,189 hours

Czarina Ann Go

Czarina Ann Go

Virtual Assistance, Email Support, Customer Service, Chat Support

Philippines - Tests: 1

Seeking stable online job based at home. I worked as a virtual assistant almost 3 years now and was trained and worked on array of tasks. At the same time, I also tried working as a front desk officer/membership consultant in an elite fitness club and after that job I worked on a call center as a Reservations Sales Specialist for almost 14months. And employed for 14 months on a BPO company and was awarded as 3rd top agent for 2011. I am optimistic that whatever field I may be, I am to excel.

$5.56 /hr
1,626 hours

Lanie M.

Lanie M. Agency Contractor

Experienced Customer Support / Call Center agent

Philippines - Tests: 8

During the past years, I have gained valuable experience in various types of fields. I have dealt with different types of people, both foreign & local, therefore I can say that I am competent enough to be able to communicate well with them. I am a fast learner and am willing to learn more things that i am not aware of. Since these are the same business ethics I strive for personally. I make it a point that whatever task is given to me i would be able to finish it either ahead or on time and that whatever output i will make on my work will give a good mark on my employer.

Associated with: Best in Job-Making

99% Job Success
$5.00 /hr
13,306 hours