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Alexander Taylor

Alexander Taylor

Professional CV/Resume Writer

United Kingdom - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 4

Achieved excellent feedback ratings on Odesk so far for exceptional CV/Resume writing along with extremely positive comments. To view my CV/Resume quality, a broad range of my CV/Resume samples are available on my Odesk profile under the portfolio projects section. There are 8 in total. Of course, many more styles are available if you'd like to see them. Any layout/format can be customised. For further information, I have an official professional CV/Resume writing website with hundreds of very satisfied customer reviews (with more CV/Resume samples and 300+ testimonials). Just request the website address. In terms of my CV/Resume writing certifications, I hold the PARWCC - Member of the professional association of Resume Writers and Career Coaches. Notably, for one of the Odesk online tests, I have scored the highest mark ever on the Odesk website and hold first position as the only person to score 100%. This is out of 487,000+ people that have taken the test. For one of the other Odesk online tests, I managed to achieve 2nd place out of 4,415,402 tests taken (4.4 million attempts). Due to compliance, we're fully registered for data privacy, policy, protection and secure transactions We specialise in CV writing, Resume writing, CV editing, Resume editing, CV updating, Resume updating and creating brand new CVs/Resumes from scratch. 15 successful years helping people in all industry sectors & professions, at all levels for all types of work (including graduates, students etc). 48 hour turnaround as standard or quicker upon request (24 hour and same day service available). Send your CV/Resume through to me and I'll be happy to review it free of charge. Then I will explain how I can improve it by adding strength, depth, high quality content, new formatting, structure and a professional touch. Once characteristics have been included, along with key skills, core competencies, objectives and what YOU can bring to any role, the new CV/Resume will absolutely maximise your potential. Documents emailed to you in fully editable Microsoft Word and PDF versions. My CV/Resume writing service covers all locations and industries. I will personally create a unique high quality CV/Resume for you that showcases your skills and experience in the most comprehensive way possible. You will be judged in 30 seconds on the CV/Resume layout, presentation, quality and content. Making a good first impression is vital to getting a positive response. Naturally, I can tailor a CV/Resume to any specific job application, industry, background or area of expertise (and academic studies). Don't waste any more of your time sending out the wrong CV/Resume. A wider range of our impeccable, bespoke CV/Resume samples are available on request. Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions or would like further information. We are available 7 days a week and regularly write CVs/Resumes at very short notice to meet any deadline.

$37.50 /hr
0 hours
4.97
ERICA OHENE-BEKOE

ERICA OHENE-BEKOE

Entrepreneur/Market Research Analyst / Business De...

Sweden - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 4

Versatile, flexible and innovative entrepreneur with combined years of professional and academic experiences, in Research, strategic marketing, Business development, corporate/project management, International Relations, public relations & Event Management skills. . Highly motivated, detail oriented, very organized, and a dedicated team player with excellent analytically and well developed written and verbal communication skills. . Proficient knowledge in the field on sustainable development and project management Specialties: Skills: Business Development, Research, International Relations, project management and strategic marketing,Results-Based Management & Corporate Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation, strategic management, public relations & Communication, Event Management, problem solving, capacity building, risk management Computer Proficiency: Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Google Internet search engines . Ability to adapt to my environment/ field of work (however challenging); and my determination to successfully, effectively and efficiently execute every task entrusted upon me. With these experiences, I feel that I am well qualified for this position based on the teamwork, leadership, and organizational skills.

$30.00 /hr
40 hours
4.66
Shanique F.

Shanique F.

Writer /Web Content (Manager/Editor )/Research Ass...

Jamaica - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 6

Career goal- to be a leader and innovator in the area of Information Communication Technology.The aim is to provide clients with ultimate service, reaching and surpassing their expectations and needs. My experience in various work environments has enabled me to make a client satisfied with what they have invested in. I believe that things don't always have to be done the same way all the time, so i seek creative ways to get the job done, while also getting the best results.

$16.67 /hr
459 hours
4.78
Riza Parungao

Riza Parungao

Professional HR /IT Recruiter, Real Estate Expert...

Philippines - Last active: 9 hours ago - Tests: 8

To join an organization and contribute to its growth/expansion with my unending pursuit for excellence in the field of work assigned to me; Have high affinity for challenging tasks and new endeavor hope to be professionally trained and ultimately given a challenging position with an opportunity for career advancement. - Excellent cross-cultural communication skills - Positive-thinking with good working attitude - Patient, Willing to learn and adapt to changes - Disciplined, Self-driven, Self-motivated & Result Oriented - Ability to work in a team and independently under pressure From all my past employment experiences, I have acquired a strong interpersonal skill which enables me to adapt easily in any environment that I am in. Self-motivated, approachable, highly dependable personality filled with a desire for continual upgrade and improvement; has also opened up more opportunities and greater exposure for me. "No matter what qualification's we have, no matter how good we are, always remember how important TEAM WORK is. Without that team behind us, we have nothing."

$11.11 /hr
13,746 hours
4.68
Katie K.

Katie K.

Marketing Communication Company

United States - Last active: 11/06/2010 - Tests: 1

SugarBrooke Creative is a full-service, marketing communications company nestled amongst the lakes and trees in Northern Minnesota. Offering a fresh approach to marketing, public relations and design, owner katie krogstad works with a variety of clients throughout the United States and abroad. "Offering personalized service along with years of experience; my goal is simple...a job well done."

$50.00 /hr
10 hours
5.00
Alexander Nieland

Alexander Nieland

Translator & Localization Specialist - Dutch, Span...

United States - Last active: 07/17/2014 - Tests: 2

I am a Dutch native speaker, also fluent in Spanish and English. I have lived in Spain and the US for several years. I have a Masters degree in the Dutch language and I am a sworn Spanish translator (B.Comn.) For more than 10 years I have been translating various web texts, computer programs, apps, documents and also subtitles for documentaries and television series in the following languages: Dutch, Spanish and English. My passion is localization for apps. I work both on OS X and Windows and I am proficient in CAT tools like Trados and Wordfast. I also proofread and write texts in any of these three languages.

$33.33 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Hannah Stanley

Hannah Stanley

Freelancer

United States - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 1

Hello! I'm a freelancer looking to do some short-term jobs in writing and design/illustration. I'm passionate and well practiced at self-expression, whether it be writing, illustration, music, or drama. I hope to be a valuable creative partner in my efficiency, my speed, and my adaptability to many kinds of jobs.

$14.00 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Stephen Willis

Stephen Willis

Marketing Language Specialist and Creative Writer

United States - Last active: 25 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 5

I am a very versatile writer with experience in professional writing for businesses as well as more creative endeavors. In both B2B and B2C channels, I excel at understanding the desires of the audience and creating material that speaks directly to their needs. Empathy is the most important part of any writing, especially when it comes to marketing. Building empathy is paramount in my writing as is my devotion to pursuing the highest quality in my work. My primary focus is on: -Web Content -Social Media Marketing -Blog Writing -Email Marketing -Internet Marketing Strategies -Newsletters and Brochures -Creative Writing See my writing portfolio for an overview of my work. In need of a professional writer? Get in touch. I would love to help you forge stronger connections with your customers.

$14.44 /hr
10 hours
4.79
Justin Williams

Justin Williams Agency Contractor

Web Marketing Guru, Social Media, Email, eCommerce...

United States - Last active: 05/20/2010 - Tests: 7

I have two specialities: writing and marketing. I have over 8 years of writing in fiction, creative nonfiction, news articles, copywriting (sales), and how-to pieces. I have 4 years of experience in marketing. I have run hundreds of email campaigns, managed 6 websites, designed and launched 4, and run several Google AdWords campaigns. I am familiar with the latest social marketing techniques, but I have a focus on measurable returns from all campaigns. I have expert knowledge of copywriting and SEO principles.

Associated with: JPW International Agency
$50.00 /hr
36 hours
4.70
Peter K.

Peter K. Agency Contractor

Translations and businesss solutions

Sweden - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 33 - Portfolio: 2

Primarily focusing on translations between a few languages such as Swedish, English and Greek being native speaker in the first two and thus can effortlessly translate any type of document. Done transcription work for a couple of short movies and online casinos. Have vast sales and marketing background having worked in the U.S and Canada

Associated with: NGU LTD.
$30.22 /hr
29 hours
4.77