Today is the day when working from home was merely a pipe dream to take a turn. While working from home may not be a norm, the strike of the Covid-19 pandemic that is deemed detrimental forced laborers of all industries to adapt to this change. And these changes could be in a form of freelance work, telecommuting, remote working, or part-time jobs. So, employees or job seekers are obligated to weather out these challenging times with these alternatives.
Without stating the obvious, working from home can provide the flexibility a nine-to-five job can’t. So, if you’re seeking jobs that can provide work-life balance without compromising your prospect to grow, working from home is ideal. In fact, research proved that remote workers are happier, more productive, and possess significantly better mental health.
Here’s an overview of how working from home is beneficial:
The types of working from home jobs in Singapore are varied depending on the demands, skills, training, and experiences. Similar to working in an office, these jobs apply to those who fit the criteria at its best. If you’re struggling to get started, here’s what you need:
*All salaries are based on estimation and market rate as of the publishing date. These rates may fluctuate based on demands and changes in the future. Aspire holds no responsibility for all of the changes and inaccuracy of data in the future.
These stated data are extracted from Payscale Singapore.
Average Salary: S$18 per hour
If you are capable of multitasking, calendar planning, and reply emails diligently, then a virtual assistant is ideal. As an independent contractor, you must provide a wide spectrum of administrative services to the client based on the demands. Shall your client require a task to be prioritized, you as a virtual assistant should be capable of working based on urgency.
Average Salary: S$12 per hour
As a dedicated writer, you are responsible for the article creation, writing, and editing of a wide variety of content. All you need to do is conduct in-depth research for the assigned topic, customize your writing style to produce accurate, concise, and relevant content that suits the client’s criteria. Make sure the written articles are off grammatical-error and factual-error-free.
Average Salary: S$20 per hour
Being proficient in another language than your mother tongue brings more good than harm. A Bachelor’s Degree is not necessary for this job position. But a candidate with prior training and experience is a plus. When translating a document, a professional translator should ensure everyone can understand the context concisely.
Average Salary: S$23 per hour
As a data entry specialist, you often need to work individually. The main task is to ensure all documents are processed into the storage system accurately without compromising the speed. A candidate with well-equipped tech gadgets and prior training is a plus for this job. A data entry specialist must enter or update data in a form of proprietary browsers and spreadsheets.
Average Salary: S$15 per hour
Average Salary: S$22 per hour
Video editors play a vital role in producing aesthetically pleasing videos on social media including— Youtube, Facebook, Tiktok, and more. A video editor is responsible for editing, animating, scripting a raw video file into something more interactive. To thrive in this position, the video editor needs to keep up with the latest video editing styles and be daring to channel their creativity to something intriguing. The challenging part of this job is the need for something contemporary and unique that is coherent to the editing speed.
Average Salary: S$16 per hour
Good graphics require a combination of elements to transform plain text into something compelling. Graphic designers must be proficient in illustration and use assorted of designing software including Procreate, InDesign, Adobe Illustration, and more to showcase his technical skills.
Average Salary: S$35 per hour
Depending on your likings or client preferences, as an online tutor, you are free to conduct lessons in a group or privately. The primary duty of an online tutor is to convey the knowledge of the subject to the students proficiently.
Average Salary: S$20 per hour
An online marketing specialist usually conducts, manages, and coordinates all digital marketing activities. That includes the planning of a marketing plan to the execution phase. Online marketers are responsible to translate the company’s objectives into sustainable digital marketing strategies that are bound to elevate the company’s search engine rankings, reputation, and branding.
Average Salary: S$21 per hour
Travel agent, in general, is responsible for planning, consulting, and selling travel packages of a company. The only difference for an online travel agent is everything is done virtually through video calls and emails. The nature of the job is to liaise with employers concerning the latest and most accurate travel packages. The provided relevant information such as the travel dates, costs, transportation, accommodation set up, must be passed to a client accurately.
From today, all Aspire clients will be able to access a suite of products and services from Circles.Life at a discounted rate, to support their business needs. This includes Circles.Life’s latest eSIM feature, which allows business owners to set up a phone line in under three minutes without the need of a physical SIM card or any physical interaction.
This is just one benefit amongst others, such as discounts on new devices, additional data and talktime to suit corporate needs.