Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Non-Phone, Work Anytime! No longer hiring. Posted for informational purposes.

This employer on Odesk is no longer hiring.

I'm keeping this post up just for information in case they start hiring again in the future.

Ok, here it is!  

ODesk Non-Phone job.

If you are not familiar with ODesk, it is a website that allows companies and individuals to hire contractors for either a fixed or hourly rate.  ODesk does collect a fee from your rate for contracting through their site.

I am currently working as a Remote Research Specialist on ODesk.

They are actively hiring.  You will need to sign up on ODesk first, then you must search for Remote Research Specialist and apply from there.

Here's the job description from ODesk (click the word ODesk to apply) :

Job Description

We are an information services company currently seeking candidates for a research and data entry position. Qualified candidates will have full-time availability, a keen ability to work within a given set of guidelines and excellent online research skills.

Job tasks will include the following:
1. Mastering a set of proprietary data entry software tools
2. Reading/learning editorial and business rules to ensure high quality data entry
3. Capturing information from a variety of publicly available sources including news articles and websites

To qualify for the position, applicants must:
1. Commit to working 30-40 hours per week (with some flexibility)
2. Have experience with online researching

Upon interview, candidates will be asked to:
1. Complete an intake form
2. Complete a paid quiz, which highlights online research aptitude, with an acceptable score
3. Move on to our Research Boot Camp, which includes thorough training
4. Meet or exceed quality and efficiency standards during Research Boot Camp 

Please notice that you must work at least 30 hours per week.  You also must maintain quality and performance while you are working.  

I love this job since I can work it around my other part time job, appointments and other things that come up.

If you have any friends that are looking for work, please direct them to this page!

Remember, this job is a freelance, contract position.  No tangible benefits, just the GREAT benefits of being able to work in your jammies and fuzzy slippers, Non-phone and work anytime you want!!


  1. Thanks so much for the lead--I'm applying now. Wish me luck, please! :)
    *fingers crossed*

  2. Can you post a link to the job ad? Cannot locate it on oDesk. thanks

  3. Can I get a link to the job? I cannot find them on oDesk. Thanks

  4. Not hiring any longer. Odesk allows employers to offer various positions. Sign up at Odesk and you can see who is hiring. Hope this helps.