Home Based Call Center Jobs and Virtual Assistants Jobs in the Philippines

home based and virtual assistants – the best work at home call center jobs

Working from home as a call center agent and associate is one of the most sought work at home jobs and is considered to be the most legit from the numerous online careers because home based call center and virtual assistant job is a “real” job. These work at home virtual solutions also offers full time employees, the same high performance standards, compensations, benefits and incentives. The only difference is you work in your own home.


Why work as a virtual call center assistant?

The best benefit about working at home based call center is its flexible hours and you can work as comfy as you can at home and you can have as many breaks you want. With the same high salaries a call center company offers to its agents, you can also earn same benefits, incentives and a salary that ranges from $8 - $30 per hour. Of course working from home means no boss, no stress, no gas and you save a lot of time you can spend with other things at home.


Requirements for home based call center jobs

A quiet workspace and home office – make sure your children won’t interrupt and your pets won’t create any noise

High speed internet access – a broadband and DSL internet connection is highly recommended

Landline phone – internet access, computer and landline are your main gadgets for call center jobs

A computer compatible with their system requirement – really is required. No slow computer please.

Knowledge and skills with computer software and hardware troubleshooting – you should know basic skills with computer operations as it will be needed for processing and programs.

Fluent in English – you must speak and write fluent English

Ability to work in four to six hours of shift. Time may be flexi with home based call center jobs but you still are required to work in certain schedules.

**Remember call center jobs are professional jobs. So you must act and comply with your contract.


Work at home call center application process


Online application and assessment – first you have to apply online and submit your resume and mention your skills and work experience. Call center agents are pre-screened thoroughly.

Voice test or voice audition – most virtual call center applicants are required to undergo voice audition and skills test before the main interview.

Telephone or video interview – this will test your voice and speech abilities and your personality as well. BPO companies are always looking for enthusiastic and articulate call center agents to work with them.


Final decision. Wait for few days to receive a call if you’re hired.


Work at home call center companies


The following are the best business process outsourcing companies that allow virtual assistant and home based call center jobs online. Apply from each one and have a higher chance to be approved and start to work at home being a call center agent.


Teletech


Convergys


Stream Global Services



Related articles about call center jobs and working online


Call center jobs with the highest salary - see the list and know where to work to earn big time

Call center jobs or the business process outsourcing jobs are the number one gateway to receive the highest pay in the Philippines for years now. Call center solutions are literally the topnotch solution to...


The best and most legit online jobs for Pinoy - trusted and reputable online jobs for Filipinos

Surprisingly, the list has been published and it contains the best online jobs to work for without getting worried it's not real. So read on and start working online for real.

More by this Author


Comments 41 comments

Mentalist acer profile image

Mentalist acer 6 years ago from A Voice in your Mind!

The opportunity to work at home sounds like a way to be get work done in a peacful setting,twentyfive;)


Cheeky Girl profile image

Cheeky Girl 6 years ago from UK and Nerujenia

Hy Blaise, this is an interesting hub. Working from home is a great way to make a living, but the person needs serious dedication and discipline. And an internet connection of course! Heh! But it can be done. People can make money from home. I know some folks who are doing it. Great Hub, moi friend! :D X


twentyfive profile image

twentyfive 6 years ago Author

Hello Prof. A :) Yup, this call centre work at home is so strange but interesting. Great opportunities for moms and some people who can't go out for some reasons.

Hi Cheeky! Yeah we always need serious dedication and hard work to be successful in anything. A virtual call center job is a nice alternative for those who can only work a little pressure I think. Stay home moms are really happy about such jobs. Thank you moi friend :)


Edsel G. - "Design&Multimedia,Software Developer,Data Entry&Computer Technician - Freelance Consultant, Philippines" 5 years ago

For the last 12 years I have been working as a Computer Instructor in our college. I have taught Web Page Design and Construction, Computer troubleshooting, networking, programming to my students. My work included computer maintenance/troubleshooting in the computer science department.During my corporate life, my work took me to various specialties such as Product Management, Corporate Strategy Planning, Project Management and Telecommunications and IT (LAN and WAN) Engineering.For the last 6 years, I have been involved in Multimedia Production (audio, video), graphic design, and creative writing for individuals and groups.Also, I have created small projects on inventory systems for small companies.


ErikaAnne 5 years ago

Where is the link for us to apply for this??? Thank twentyfive!!


twentyfive profile image

twentyfive 5 years ago Author

I've linked Convergys and Teletech from the article. Thank you :)


ish cunanan 5 years ago

Luv your site - very informative GOOD JOB !! twentyfive thanks so much ! and more power !


twentyfive profile image

twentyfive 5 years ago Author

It's a pleasure Ish :) Thanks for dropping by :)


Shara 5 years ago

Hey, I've tried to apply in Convergy's work at home site but I think the "work at home" is only for US based.


liza 5 years ago

hello, I'm a fulltime mom,i'm interested about the homebase work, is it difficult to apply for homebase job? How many hours of work will it take and is it also in a night shift schedule cause i'm willing to work in night shift at home ? thanks and regards...


Gokou 5 years ago

Very informative! Thanx for the effort. It helps a lot! God bless.


Vans 5 years ago

I have to reiterate what Shara said, is it true?


pickles 5 years ago

hi..most of the work at home jobs you posted (ie. convergys and teletech) are offered outside of the philippines..anything similar to convergys and teletech offering the same here in the philippines?


tolits 5 years ago

...gud day po!!! tnanks po sa info... but is there any other company that can be affiliated? i mean, i have a computer shop business, what if all the home based agents working on that specific company will rent my shop exclusively for business transactions, and lock-in for 6 months or a year? i experience that somewhere in ortigas, that they reserve seats exclusively for agents who rented the place... :)


Roy 5 years ago

What other companies in which they offer home based jobs in the Philippines?


Jon 5 years ago

Hello there, how much is the average salary for this kind of job? Having a home based job is such a cool idea. XD


Bree 5 years ago

Hello. Im currently working with convergys. I am not aware of any home based accounts for any branch here in the Philippines. sa US or outside pinas laaht ng home based accounts nila. :)


sadi 5 years ago

I have no experience and fluent English. Can i do this job?


Gabriella 4 years ago

Hey.. thanx for th informations, but noticed that there is really no homebased job in convergys(philipines) how can we call you.Think convergys homebased is for residents of US only....Pls answer direct...we like to know more..thanx


redangel626 4 years ago

and goodluck to me for my call center training next week!

I know it will help me boost my communication skill and grammar..and most my confident :))) it will take 13 days and hope it help for me to speak well and able to find a job :)


kathrynsunga profile image

kathrynsunga 4 years ago from Manila, Philippines

Twentyfive thanks for this great hub! Will try the links that you posted, thanks!


angela martinez67 profile image

angela martinez67 4 years ago from Manila, Philippines

this is great :) thanks for sharing twentyfive..^^


Larry Collin 4 years ago

We are currently looking for people who are great on the phone and confident at both generating leads and closing simple sales.We are in need of an experienced outbound sales person or people to call prospective customers

Do you have?

1. Experience in telemarketing

2. Have computer at home with reliable internet

3. Are you highly dedicated

4. Can you work on American EST hours

5. Can you work full time at home using your PC

Work from home with us and join our growing International Sales and Development Team.

Email: larry.contactcenter@gmail.com

Skype: larry.contactcenter


jaspreet singh 4 years ago

Hi,

I am interested to do this.Please contact me.

Email: jazzcool31@gmail.com

thanks


beverly 4 years ago

i want to apply can you hired me


DEBBIE 4 years ago

Can you please help me on how to start to become a VA? Thanks


Ann Lorraine Evangelista 4 years ago

Hi There! I also work homebased as a Virtual ASsistant for Remote Staff - www.remotestaff.com.ph for over a year now. We continuously seek to hire Filipino professionals to work with us. I hope you can also add our link to your article. :)


Ricardo De Leon 4 years ago

Hi there,

I am a dentist but I still need additional job to earn additional income. I am more than willing to work in your required schedule but home based only.

Thank you..


Pamela Reyes Majadas 4 years ago

hi I'm interested to this kingd of job pls contact me at pham04@ymail.com for more information..thanks


Debbie 4 years ago

Hi twentyfive,

Thanks for all the above information. I am very interested in working as a call center agent from Home. Since I live in Malta, Europe can I still apply for this job or is it only for the filippinos?


frusrated miss C 4 years ago

i really wanted to have an online job but i can't have one for myself because i have no confident to offer myself. i know some of English words and understand some of them but whenever i talked to someone i get speechless. i don't have any experience about working on a call center but really wanted to be a call center agent.How can i be one of them?


Theng 4 years ago

How can I get in for home based recruitment jobs?


cam 4 years ago

hi.. i already register for remote staff and until now no emails from them is there anyway or anyone who can help me out? email me pls cam_abu@rocketmail.com


alen 4 years ago

i want to work as a call center agent.. im very much willing.. hire me pls..


dalee 4 years ago

ok i want to work homebase call center agent


Trish 4 years ago

Convergys and Teletech seem to be hiring home agents from the US and UK or Canada only... The info is a little misleading :(


twentyfive profile image

twentyfive 4 years ago Author

I will update this soon. Thank you for the comment


kingkos profile image

kingkos 3 years ago

i want to work @ home like a home base call center


twentyfive profile image

twentyfive 3 years ago Author

There are hundreds of home based call center jobs and other home based jobs for everyone nowadays. All you have to do is apply and get their job


kenjho 2 years ago

not in the philippines?i want to work @home base call center


trezy 17 months ago

hi there. I also want to apply as a homebased callcenter agent, I am from the Philippines. Thanks a lot and more power.

    Sign in or sign up and post using a HubPages Network account.

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No HTML is allowed in comments, but URLs will be hyperlinked. Comments are not for promoting your articles or other sites.


    Click to Rate This Article
    working