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Valerie Smith

Virtual Solutions


Santee, United States


I offer virtual solutions to anyone in need of assistance. My services include letter/document creation and editing, online researching, transcription, spreadsheet creation and maintenance, telephone/email customer service, voice-over talent, minor audio/video editing, website design, digital illustrations, letterhead, business cards, presentations, photograph editing and more. My typing speed is 70 wpm +/-. I love learning, enjoy a challenge, and take pride in my work. With 3 decades of experience in the administrative field, I proficiently use MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Acrobat, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, In Design, Quickbooks and other software programs. I have an extensive work history and have ... moreheld titles as Real Estate Legal Assistant, Licensed Property Manager, Title Researcher (Online and off), Administrative Assistant, Recruiter, Secretary, Word Processing Operator, Bookkeeper, Receptionist, Teller, File Clerk, Cashier, Volunteer, Mother, Grandmother, etc. In 1999, I started freelancing as a independent virtual assistant providing administrative support to online clients on a very part-time/as needed basis. I honestly believe that virtual assistance will become the norm for administrative support. I completed an online course in September 2010 with a GPA of 3.88 from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division and earned a Certificate in Digital Design. less

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Work History and Feedback

  • Mar 2014 - Jul 2015

    Assistant/Marketer/Transaction Coordinator

    No feedback given

    435 hours
    $15.00 / hr
    $5,556.45 earned

  • Mar 2015 - Jun 2015

    Secretarial Assist

    No feedback given

    4 hours
    $12.22 / hr
    $44.81 earned

  • Feb 2015 - Mar 2015

    Simple Graphic Art

    No feedback given

    $45.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Jan 2015

    Converting 2 PDFs to InDesign file
    $44.44 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Jan 2015

    Proofread a page document-NEED NOW
    Needed this document proofread and edited FAST and Valerie did a great job!
    $25.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Aug 2014

    Voice recording (voice over) specialist
    Fantastic! Valerie was timely, responsive, and completed the work. I will contract her services again and highly recommend her.
    $50.00 earned
    Fixed Price

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Name Score (out of 5) Time to Complete
Business Writing Skills Certification 3.60 Top 10% 12 mins
U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals) 3.90 Top 20% 16 mins
Adobe Illustrator CS4 Test 2.90 Above Average 16 mins
MS PowerPoint 2007 Test 2.60 Above Average 17 mins
Help Desk Certification 3.40 Top 30% 22 mins
Management Skills Test 3.10 Top 30% 20 mins
Telephone Etiquette Certification 4.30 Top 20% 15 mins
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version) 3.10 Below Average 28 mins
MS Word 2007 Test 2.90 Above Average 19 mins
U.S. English Basic Skills Test 4.50 Top 10% 13 mins
Email Etiquette Certification 3.85 Above Average 18 mins
MS Word 2003 Test 2.50 Above Average 23 mins
Office Skills Test 3.90 Top 30% 18 mins
Upwork Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Company Managers 4.20 Below Average 12 mins
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version) 4.00 Below Average 10 mins

Work History

100% Job Success
910 hours worked
94 jobs


Less than 30 hrs/week

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