Experienced Editor with a demonstrated history of working in the financial services industry. Skilled in Microsoft Word, Translation, Journalism, English, and Management. Strong information technology professional.

Experience

  • Financial Editor

    at Arqaam Capital

    November 2018 - at Present

    Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

    - Editing all the research publications to ensure clarity, phrasing and structure. - Adhering to a style checklist to ensure consistency of research layouts and templates. - Working with research analysts to improve production and advice on structure/clarity of writing. - Correcting spelling mistakes and grammatical errors. - Verifying that graphics are correctly captioned. - Resolving queries directly with the author of the report. - Translating research reports or transcripts from English to Arabic and vice versa for Arqaam’s offices (Beirut, Dubai, Cairo and Johannesburg). - Supporting all the analysts in Beirut, Dubai, Cairo and Johannesburg. - Supporting with website. - Helping in the translation of conference calls’ transcripts from English to Arabic. - Liaising with other departments (Sales, Trading and IT) on logistical matters related to research distribution, mailing lists, roadshows calendars and itineraries of investors’ inbound visits.

  • Editor and Translator

    at Sigma Capital Holding

    August 2015 - September 2018

    Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

    - Editing all the research publications to ensure clarity, phrasing and structure. - Adhering to a style checklist to ensure consistency of research layouts and templates. - Working with research analysts to improve production and advice on structure/clarity of writing. - Correcting spelling mistakes and grammatical errors. - Verifying that graphics are correctly captioned. - Resolving queries directly with the author of the report. - Translating daily news, flash and macro notes, research reports from English to Arabic and vice versa. - Translating reports produced by the Investment Banking, Asset Management and Technical Analysis departments from English to Arabic. - Writing daily Warm up, Half way and Closing reports in both English and Arabic. - Reviewing/translating all the company’s letters, emails, contracts, agreements, MOUs… etc; in both English and Arabic.

  • Copy Editor

    at ICM Capital

    March 2014 - July 2015

    Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

    - Editing, Copy editing/ writing, reviewing translation, and translating English/ Arabic/ English & French/ Arabic text of the company business papers, emails, website, and social media pages. - Improving text consistency to be smoothly readable for all the company’s clients. - Checking text to ensure it is well written and logically structured. - Correcting grammar, spelling and wording. - Website content writing, editing and managing. - Maintaining, updating content and assuring integrity of the company’s web page. - Managing systems to ensure accuracy of the website’s content including fact checking and ensuring textual and contextual consistency.

  • Copy Editor

    at Dar El Shorouk for Publishing and Distribution

    October 2009 - February 2014

    Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

    Had copy edited the following published titles: ➢ Raheeq Al Omr by Dr. Galal Ameen. ➢ El Mohakma by Franz Kafka. ➢ Kawkabna Al Azraq Fe Keyoud Khadraa by Vaclav Klaus. ➢ Lemaza La yathour Al Mesreyoun by Dr. Alaa Al Aswany. ➢ Mohammad Sayed Ahmed edited by Dr. Mona Anis. ➢ Farida Malekat Masr by Farouk Hashem. ➢ El Tantouria by Radwa Ashur. ➢ Hamam Wa Isabella by Osama Ghareeb. ➢ Seedy Barany by Mohammad Salah El `Azab. ➢ Al Hob We Senino by Ahmed Ragab. ➢ Zeitoun by Dave Eggars. ➢ `Eshtehaa Al `Arab by Dr. Joseph Massad. Responsible of the translated edition of “Very Short Introduction” series (Oxford University Press – Arabic version – Mokdamea Kasera ‘An). Had Copy Edited its following titles: ➢ Al Ehtebas El Harary – Mokadema Kaseera ‘An. ➢ Al Sahafa– Mokadema Kaseera ‘An. ➢ Al Ra`assa Al Amrikia– Mokadema Kaseera ‘An. ➢ Al `Aidz– Mokadema Kaseera ‘An. ➢ Hoqouq Al Insan– Mokadema Kaseera ‘An. ➢ Al Ra`ssmalia– Mokadema Kaseera ‘An.

  • Sales Representative (outdoor)

    at Arope Insurance Company – BLOM BANK GROUP

    June 2009 - October 2009

    Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

    Selling non-life insurance services.

  • Sales Representative (outdoor)

    at Beit Al Kalema Publishing House

    February 2009 - April 2009

    Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

    Selling Arabic and English books.

Education

  • IELTS preparation course

    at British Council in Egypt

    2017 - 2017 (1 year) Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

  • Certificate of Achievement for the successful completion of the curriculum of study AML Overview for the UK

    at The Edcomm Group (Education- Communication) and Banker’s Academy.

    2014 - 2014 (1 year) Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

  • Certificate of completion of the HP LIFE e-Learning course on “Effective leadership”

    at HP Foundation

    2014 - 2014 (1 year) Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

  • Drawing free studies course in Graphic Department

    at Faculty of Fine Arts- Helwan University

    2013 - 2014 (1 year) Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

  • French Conversation Course

    at Centre Culturelle Francaise

    2013 - 2013 (1 year) Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

  • A course of two years studying several topics.

    at Youth Servants Training Center at the Orthodox Cathedral- Abassia- Cairo- Egypt

    2010 - 2012 (2 years) Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

  • Course certificated with the license of selling Insurance Services at AROPE insurance company – BLOM BANK GROUP and in all other insurance companies.

    at "Egypt Insurance Supervisory Authority" (EISA)

    2009 - 2009 (1 year) Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

  • B.Sc. Accounting & Finance

    at Faculty of Commerce, Ain Shams University

    2003 - 2007 (4 years) Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

  • English Course (English Intermediate Stage Level 10, Grade: B+)

    at American University In Cairo

    2006 - 2006 (1 year) Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

  • French Diploma in French language from the 2nd degree “DELF-DALF A6”

    at Centre Culturelle Francaise

    2003 - 2003 (1 year) Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

  • Thanaweya Amma

    at College De La Salle school

    1990 - 2003 (13 years) Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

  • French Diploma in French language from the 2nd degree “DELF-DALF A5”

    at Centre Culturelle Francaise

    2002 - 2002 (1 year) Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

  • Course in the Internet

    at Misr Public Library

    2002 - 2002 (1 year)

Services offered

  • Editing

    • Good knowledge of Microsoft Windows 2000, Millennium, XP, Vista, 7 Professional.
    • Perfect knowledge of Microsoft Office XP, 2007, 2010 and 365 (specifically Word, Excel and Power Point).
    • Utilizing Internet facilities perfectly (expert in using Internet search engines and other navigation tools).
    • Expert in using Adobe Photoshop 7.0, CS2 9.0, Indesign CS3, CS4, and good graphic designer (Posters, logos, backgrounds).

Languages

  • English Negotiation

  • French Conversation

  • Arabic Native

Hives