Basic Info

Ferial Abdelghany

10 years

Cairo, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

Executive Assistant at EMC

Experience Details

Executive Assistant

Administration

Experienced (Non-Manager)

N/A


Company Details

EMC (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Information Technology Services

N/A

Sep 2015 to present (1 year 3 months)
Assistant Manager at Family Park Project - Library of Alexandria

Experience Details

Assistant Manager

Administration

Manager

Managing the day-to day operations of the three cultural centers inside the Family Park.


Company Details

Family Park Project - Library of Alexandria

Cairo, Egypt

51-100 employees

Education

http://www.bibalex.org/FPedutainmentcenters/en/home/index.aspx

Apr 2014 to Jan 2015 (9 months)
Executive Assistant & Internal Communication Lead at Hewlett-Packard

Experience Details

Executive Assistant & Internal Communication Lead

Administration

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Working closely with senior management to achieve organization goals.
Providing high level administrative support to the director.
Analyzing and presenting data to senior management to enable decision making.
Taking initiative for improving supportive functions’ processes/outcomes.
Leading delegated leadership initiatives to execution.
Planning and organizing management events, meetings, and workshops.
Drafting internal communications strategy.
Drafting and propagating all internal communications formal messages.
Acting as the focal point of all internal communications when dealing with regional stakeholders from Europe & Middle East.
Creating and updating success stories, brochures, internal and external presentations of the organization.
Creating and sending monthly newsletter.
Updating blogs and other online internal communication tools.



Company Details

Hewlett-Packard (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Information Technology Services

www.hp.com

Jul 2011 to Dec 2013 (2 years 5 months)
Business Continuity Planner at Hewlett-Packard

Experience Details

Business Continuity Planner

Project/Program Management

Experienced (Non-Manager)

N/A


Company Details

Hewlett-Packard (multinational)

Egypt

N/A

Information Technology Services

N/A

Jan 2010 to Jun 2011 (1 year 5 months)
Partners Education t Executive at Oracle

Experience Details

Partners Education t Executive

Education/Teaching, Training/Instructor

Experienced (Non-Manager)

 Planning and organizing technical events to enable Oracle Partners in Middle East & Africa (MEA) in getting acquainted with Oracle latest products.
 Surveying and analyzing partners' educational needs.
 Mobilizing technical training delivery professionals to conduct workshops and boot camps.
Managing Service Level agreements and Memorandum of Understanding with third parties.
Monitoring activities budgets and regular reports.
Collecting partners' feedback on conducted events and training for a thorough analysis.
Presenting regular progress versus original plans to top management


Company Details

Oracle (multinational)

Egypt

N/A

Information Technology Services

N/A

Nov 2008 to Jan 2010 (1 year 2 months)
Head of Programs & Events Unit at Bibliotheca Alexandrina

Experience Details

Head of Programs & Events Unit

Operations/Management

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Planning and implementing the annual strategy of the unit according to the department’s vision.
Monitoring and evaluating the implementation of educational programs and events to ensure successful implementation of the strategy.
Promoting the unit activities through external publications, advertising and outreach programs.
Collecting and evaluating clients’ feedback on running programs and events.
Negotiating chances of cooperation with national & international entities for collaborative educational projects while supervising the implementation and operation of any possible cooperation.
Assisting the fundraising unit in the acquisition of funds for the Science Center activities.
Preparing the annual budget and the annual report of the unit.
Leading and managing unit staff (11 specialists).


Company Details

Bibliotheca Alexandrina

Alexandria, Egypt

More then 1000 employees

Education, Non-Profit Organizations

www.bibalex.org

Jul 2007 to Oct 2008 (1 year 3 months)
Programs & Events Specialist at Bibliotheca Alexandrina

Experience Details

Programs & Events Specialist

Education/Teaching, Training/Instructor

Entry Level

N/A


Company Details

Bibliotheca Alexandrina

Alexandria, Egypt

More then 1000 employees

Education, Non-Profit Organizations

www.bibalex.org

Sep 2005 to Jun 2007 (1 year 9 months)

Achievements


Led the project to its official soft opening
Developed operational plans for the 3 cultural centers of the Park
Supervised the successful implementation of the daily plans of the core departments
Hired more than 50% of the resources




Managed the CEO meetings, and acted as an effective
Established the internal communication plan
Delivered the business orientation of the on boarding program of the new hires
Delivered soft skills courses to HP employees (communication skills, planing & organization, goal setting, emotional intelligence)


Over-achieved targets successfully
Hired third-parties to avail constant services for Oracle Partners' Education
Managed to handle the team's financial plan


Organized and managed the 2nd Science Festival in more than one location.
Established clear internal processes for events/programs submission, execution, and evaluation.
Incorporated the international annual Science Events into the strategy of the unit.
Supervised the successful execution of more than 20 events/programs.
Successfully managed 10+ staff members.



Education

B.A. in French Literature

Education Details

B.A.

French Literature

Alexandria University, Egypt

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

French Literature Philosophy History

N/A

Alexandria University
2001 - 2005
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

saint joseph

Egypt

2001

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

saint joseph
2001

Certifications

CPT
Apr 2011

Certificate details

CPT

Apr 2011

N/A

N/A

N/A

AUC

Certified Professional Trainer

TOEFL
Jun 2006

Certificate details

TOEFL

Jun 2006

N/A

N/A

N/A

Amideast

N/A

DALF
Jun 2004

Certificate details

DALF

Jun 2004

N/A

N/A

N/A

Diplôme approfondi de langue française

ICDL
Nov 2005

Certificate details

ICDL

Nov 2005

N/A

N/A

N/A

Arab Academy for Science & Technology

ICDL \(International Computer Driving License)

Training and Courses

PMP at Amideast
Apr 2008

Training/Course Details

PMP

Apr 2008

Amideast

PMP Preparatin Course

Training/Course Details

Business Administration

Oct 2006

AUC - CACE

N/A

Training/Course Details

Marketing

Oct 2006

AUC - CACE

Essentials of Marketing

Training/Course Details

Soft Skills

Aug 2007

Insight Management

Including: Time Management Decision Making Problem Solving Business Writing Negotiation Skills

Training/Course Details

NLP

Apr 2010

Lucid Training

Neuro-Linguistic Programming

Training/Course Details

Risk Management

Jun 2010

HP Internal

Risk Management & Business Continuity

Training/Course Details

Proposal Writing

Mar 2007

Bibliotheca Alexandrina

N/A

Training/Course Details

Thinking Systems

Nov 2006

ZERI Foundation

N/A

Training/Course Details

Creative thinking

Jul 2006

Bibliotheca Alexandrina

N/A

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Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

French

French

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Tools and Technologies

MS Word

MS Word

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Internet Search

Internet Search

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

MS Excel

MS Excel

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

MS Power Point

MS Power Point

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Windows Live Writer

Windows Live Writer

: Intermediate

: Medium

:

1-3 years

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop

: Beginner

: High

:

Less than 1 year

Fields of Expertise

Planning & Organization

Planning & Organization

: Advanced

: High

:

More than 7 years

Event Management

Event Management

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Programs/Trainings Planning

Programs/Trainings Planning

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Conducting Trainings

Conducting Trainings

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Reports Writing

Reports Writing

: Advanced

: High

:

5-7 years

Marketing Communications

Marketing Communications

: Intermediate

: High

:

5-7 years

Proposal Writing

Proposal Writing

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Key Skills

Planner, Communicator, Hard worker, Organizer, Flexible / Adaptive

Online Presence

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