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Karla G.

Karla G.

Legal Transcriptionist

United States - Last active: 25 days ago - Tests: 10

Let my 20+ years of experience as a transcriptionist and legal assistant help you present your business in the best light! With Word and WordPerfect knowledge your transcripts can be done accuracy and with the highest quality possible. My background knowledge is diverse to include legal, medical, real estate, construction, oil and gas, technology and general business. If you need your letters, reports, interviews or spreadsheets to be professionally done and present your best image, let me help! All work is strictly confidential and I am HIPAA certified.

$40.00 /hr
287 hours
4.96
Angie C.

Angie C.

Australian Business Services Assistant & Bookkeepe...

Australia - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 5

A corporate experienced office support administrator and bookkeeper with MYOB, Xero, Excel, PowerPoint and Word experience as well as technical support in the Microsoft Office applications. Attention to detail, diligence and customer service are some of the strongest features of my work ethic. English is my first language and I pride myself on excellent vocabulary and grammar. My working career spans 16 years with corporate companies and small businesses in office administration roles and bookkeeping. I have worked in corporate office environments in London and Sydney, Australia for 6 years supporting teams of various sizes. My skills range from letter writing, meeting minute taking and writing up, transcription and lengthy proposal and merger documentation. As a Personal Assistant to Partners of various departments in a range of companies I have an extensive range of office support skills as well as adaptability and flexibility. I have Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel spreadsheet experience as well as working in technical support for these applications for an International Legal firm. I then wanted to gain further skill set and studied bookkeeping and MYOB and have worked in that field for the last 10 years. Because most of this has been within small businesses I have also been able to work on various projects and maintain several key roles within office administration. These included compiling advertising media, creating brand imaging for one of the companies and dealing with customers via email, letter and over the phone. English is my first language, I love to read and good vocabulary and grammar is a point of importance for me. I am a diligent worker with an eye for detail. I am a perfectionist with my work and I understand that my work can reflect positively or negatively on a client's image. I take that position seriously and aim to achieve a positive result every time. Whilst a perfectionist, I understand the importance of a budget and aim to achieve the highest standard of work in the shortest amount of time. I have references and further details on my working career if you would like more information.

$28.00 /hr
164 hours
5.00
David A.

David A.

Because Quality must not be Expensive

Spain - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 7

Professional English- Spanish translator, writer and VA, native from Spain with several experience working in various experience in several topics. I focused my work into offering the best for any kind of project that goes to me. Instead of subject, objective or source, I am committed with quality as this translation or VA work will make the difference for your. As Spanish native, I can assure you the best result from any text. Make yourself a favor and help your work goes far, allowing to get in touch with every Spanish speaker around the world. Something that only a Spain native translator like me could do. And more, because translation, writing and VA work have a vital importance for buyer because it show him public image. Quality is a must, and customers takes cares so. Something that is showed in my portfolio with lots of satisfied customers those recommend my services. No trouble about how large or small is your job, we can feet to any shoe, as you require. â Translation: we are specialized on English - Spanish pair, and we offer translation services for all kinds of text: manuals, websites and software, sales papers, books and eBooks and anything that your business might require. Our qualification on business and marketing helps your text to be better if your goal is achieve more sales, more customers, improve your company image or any other required objective. And if you need a more didactical or compressive text, for a manual or related, we also can get the best of your text to help your readers to get in touch. Writing: on the same way of previous work, we also can create any kind of Spanish text for your website, manual, software, sales campaigns and nearly everything that you can need. If text to be write or translated requires SEO purposes, it could be implemented to. Also happens with marketing or educative texts. You will get your text fitted into your main objective. Just let me know what you need and get it done, fast and accurate. VA work: experience is a must for a good VA. Experiences build both in offline and online work. I have spent several years on costumer support, administrative and organization positions so I know what is needed to do and, best of all, how to do it better. The same happens on real world, where I have worked into customer and sales support for a travel site, or on sales support for a financial site. So just let me know what you need to be done and sit to watch it done. I fit to your project length and extension, offering great quality and short delivery but without losing a quality point. Work is always done looking for best results, no trouble how much effort must be used to. So just tell me what is on your mind and together will find the best way to make it done.

$22.00 /hr
330 hours
4.98
Michelle Pascarella

Michelle Pascarella

Office Manager/ Executive Assistant

United States - Last active: 11/06/2012 - Tests: 6

Over the past 10 years, I have worked in many offices ranging from a fast-paced construction companies to customer service and government offices. I developed my courteous customer service skills, professional business skills and demeanor. I have experience with small start-up companies as well as large established companies. I am seeking opportunities to work for your company and broaden my skills and experiences. I am quick learner and extremely dedicated to every project I start. I look forward to doing business with you.

$22.22 /hr
11 hours
5.00
Jeff D.

Jeff D.

U.S.-Based Outsourced CFO, Quickbooks Online Exper...

United States - Last active: 11/25/2013 - Tests: 53 - Portfolio: 7

I am an experienced, American business professional (Master's degree, 10+ years experience, CPA earned), and a big fan of oDesk. My objective is to provide high-quality, on-demand accounting services to American customers via oDesk. AREAS OF EXPERTISE Quickbooks Online Financial Reporting Budgeting / Forecasting Financial Metrics Microsoft Excel Reconciliations Procedure Documentation Monthly Close Receivables Management Cash Analysis / Forecasting Internal Controls Senior Management Support Federal & State Taxation Sales Tax Compliance Staff Training / Development Cost Accounting Payroll Administration Thank you for reading my profile. I hope to do business with you in the near future! Jeff

$22.22 /hr
1,839 hours
4.97
Lisa L.

Lisa L.

Proofreader | Virtual Assistant | Bookkeeper | Doc...

United States - Last active: 05/18/2014 - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 6

I am a dedicated and skilled professional with a versatile skill set developed through experience in varied and changing environments. I excel in resolving employer challenges with innovative solutions, systems and process improvements proven to increase efficiency, customer satisfaction and the bottom line. I have a strong desire to secure clients with whom I can develop a long term working relationship.

$22.22 /hr
10 hours
4.92
Lindsey E.

Lindsey E.

Legal Consultant with J.D.

United States - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 6

Over the last 8 years, I have developed extensive and valuable skills in all office administration and legal/law firm tasks including payroll, bookkeeping, website maintenance, file management, word processing, transcription, data entry, customer service and many more skills. I complete all work diligently and in a timely manner. I am detail-oriented by nature and thrive on challenging tasks. I am driven and determined to achieve success in everything. I have over 7 years experience in a law firm environment. Here, I assisted in all day-to-day responsibilities in law office management including legal document preparation, proof reading, legal research, answering multi-line telephone system, maintain and create client files, maintain client contact, calendar and appointment setting, database management, accounting, bookkeeping, payroll, taxes, marketing, advertising, website maintenance, contact with other law firms, potential clients, etc, preparation of Bankruptcy Petitions, motions, schedules, agreements and all other Bankruptcy documents as well as legal document review and drafting.

$23.00 /hr
30 hours
5.00
Sheri Sullivan

Sheri Sullivan

Personal, Executive, & Administrative Assistant/Bo...

United States - Last active: 05/23/2012 - Tests: 2

I am self-directed and motivated, but also work very well in a team or as a team leader. I have always demonstrated trustworthiness and discretion when dealing with sensitive personal or financial information. Responsibility, problem-solving skills, efficiency, and organization are my strongest skills. I am hardworking and learn very quickly, taking a great deal of pride in the quality of my work. My communication and management skills give me an edge for client relationships.

$16.67 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Julie Barrington

Julie Barrington

Senior Administrative Support

Australia - Last active: 10/23/2014 - Tests: 2

Strong administrative background in multiple industries including finance, training and real estate. Skills include all aspects of high level office administration, sound knowledge of the Microsoft office suite, various accounting software including quickbooks and real estate trust accounting. Previously held positions include Senior Office Administrator, Real Estate Licensee, Personal Assistant to the General Manager, Mortgage Broker and Accounts Payable/Receivable Clerk

$27.78 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Maria Suzette Lagrada

Maria Suzette Lagrada

Cost-Effective, High-Quality Transcriptionist

Philippines - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 6

Hi, I'm a member of the oDesk elite TOP RATED status. I am a highly skilled transcriptionist capable of transcribing highly accurate documents. I can touch-type 50+ wpm and possess very good hearing acuity. I have an excellent command of the English language with extensive knowledge of its vocabulary. Between my Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and my number of years experience transcribing business-related lectures, seminars and other materials, I believe that I am an excellent candidate for your job. You can expect me to be most reliable, pay close attention to detail, and coordinate with you to obtain the best value for your money. I look forward to speaking and working with you.

$6.00 /hr
1,195 hours
4.88