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Olivia K. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Oct 14, 2013

Olivia K.

Global Business Development
   United States
  |   YORKTOWN, VA
  |  1:35 pm Local Time

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Overview

My expertise as a Virtual Assistant is in researching, executing marketing campaigns, or business analysis/writing to expand your company online.
I have worked with C-level executives across multiple departments within companies.
I'm here to assist you enter new business markets. I bring to the table strong academic background in economics and 10 years progressive work experience in the finance, accounting, and marketing sides of business.

Besides speaking/writing fluent English, I am also a native German speaker. With translation...

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Oct 17, 2012|Management Consulting|Private|Completed
Oct 16, 2012|Other - Sales & Marketing|Private|Completed
Apr 14, 2012|Other - Sales & Marketing|Private|Completed
Mar 30, 2012|Other - Sales & Marketing|Private|Completed

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Portfolio

This is a sample English to German translation (300 words)
Press release article promoting fatherhood and advertising the new dads playgroup...
This article addresses the importance of spending quality time with your family, as...
http://offices.ext.vt.edu/james-city/getinvolved/November_2010_Newsletter.pdf
A fundraising article for "An Evening Under the Parachutes," gala at VCE-...
Research paper written during internship with brand marketing expert
Winning strategies to improve your child's academic performance
To help keep baby entertained, pick toys the appeal to baby's senses.
The spring edition of "The Community Connection" newsletter for Virginia...

Skills (10)

Tested
English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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German
German Spelling Test
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Passed
Internet Marketing
Internet Marketing Test
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Passed
English
U.S. Word Usage Test
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German-English Translation
Business Writing
Accounting
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Word

Service Description

• Detailed, self-motivated and organized, track record of meeting assigned deadlines on-time
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills both company-wide and with external customers
• Act independently with minimal need for interaction from management to accomplish objectives
• Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with co-workers, all levels of management, and external agencies to maximize performance, creativity, problem solving and resulting deliverables

Service areas:

Global Business Development
Newsletter writing and design
Web content writing, web research
Business Writing
Blog writing
EBooks
Internet database marketing
SEO
Press Releases
Sales letters
Political campaign marketing
Web research - I have access to over 20 popular online databases, covering a variety of disciplines including business, education, politics and more. I can find factual information on any topic.
Powerpoint Presentation
Company Profiling
Database Management
Maintainence of Social networking profiles
Virtual Assistant (VA)
Investment Research

Foreign Language Skills:

Translations\Proofreading: German to English and English to German translation, interpreting and proofreading of brochures, articles, E-Books, press releases and newsletters, web content, etc.

Education: B.A. Economics, Magna Cum Laude, Continuing Studies: Understanding Financial Statements


I would welcome the opportunity to further discuss my skills and experience. If you have questions or would...

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Employment

Virginia Cooperative Extension
Media Assistant
2010 - 2011
• Developed and redesigned VCE James City County’s Family and Consumer Sciences quarterly newsletter • Created advertising copy for use by newsletter publication or broadcast media, which included...
Transmontaigne, Inc
Staff Accountant
2006 - 2008
($8.5 billion dollar petroleum distribution co, subsidiary of Morgan Stanley) • Completed monthly inventory and exchange contract reconciliations in accordance with SOX standards • Solved G/L...
Keller Homes
Purchasing Coordinator
2004 - 2006
(Single family home builder, $25-$50 M in annual revenue, 70 employees) • Prepared company financial reports depicting weekly variance costs for management, maintained internal price/bid files and...
ISF Contract Mfg
Accounting Assistant
2003 - 2004
(Colorado-based hospitality contract manufacturer of all major FF&E items used in today’s hotel suites, and extended stay properties, $1,400,000 annual sales, 10 employees) • Assisted with project...
Adduce Consulting Intl
marketing assistant
2002 - 2003
• Assisted distinguished brand marketing expert Stuart Agres (author of “Emotion in Advertising”) with research in disciplines covering brand marketing, and the differing relationships between...
US Senator Allard
legislative assistant
2002 - 2002
Prepared for Banking/Housing/Urban Affairs committee meetings. Prepared for briefings. Researched issues/topics surrounding committee meetings.
Global Business Partners
translator
2002 - 2002
Successfully translated monthly European economic newsletter (German to English). Assisted with the development of Internet marketing strategies intended to attract American investors to European...
University of Colorado College of Business
Research Assistant
2001 - 2002
Maintained project management DB of statewide companies depicting cost and schedule information for company contracts focused on detecting overruns. Recoded and transformed project management data...

Education

University of Colorado
BA Economics
2000 - 2003

Keywords

research
translation
content writer
marketing
business development
business marketing
internet marketing
business analysis
german
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