A native English speaker, I have general administrative & computer skills, as well as customer service experience (retail & call center work) & writing expertise. Email handling is one of my specialties, & my last on-site job required heavy email correspondence with clients around the world. Telephone work is another field I enjoy; I have experience in obtaining information via outbound calling in various industries. My recent position in government procurement required in-depth internet research & honed my technical abilities (Excel, in...
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Sep 6, 2013|Customer Service|Private|Completed
Mar 11, 2013|Research|Private|Completed
Sep 12, 2012|Virtual Assistant|Private|Completed
Sep 8, 2012|Research|Private|Completed
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I am a motivated & mature individual, happy to be working from my beautiful home deep in the heart of Texas. With a varied work background including lawyer (estate planning back in the 1980s), office manager, administrative assistant, call center operator, & procurement specialist, I can handle a wide variety of online tasks. I am a native English speaker.
My computer skills include email (Outlook, Yahoo, etc.), Word, Excel, eBay sales (member since 2000 with over 2,000 feedbacks--100% positive), internet research, purchasing, & call center work. I enjoy editing, writing, analysis & document creation, as well as problem solving. I am a trained mediator. My strengths include organization, dependability, thoroughness, honesty & an eye for detail. Personal interests include animals, fitness, home renovation & art. Things I "know" include cats, vocabulary & grammar, television, Hawaii (Maui in particular, having lived there 22 years) & eBay.
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2011 - 2011
Facilitated government/military procurement by researching line item details, coordinating with vendors, tabulating bidding results (via Excel, Word & PDF), & documenting government bidding...
Starwood Hotels and Resorts
Call Center Operator
2010 - 2011
Reservationist @Home Call Center--handled telephone reservations for over 1,000 hotels worldwide via my computer at home.
Kihei Veterinary Clinic
2006 - 2007
Office Manager--in charge of personnel, client relations, purchasing, inventory, equipment, and light accounting.