Basic Info

Omar Yousry

5 years

Cairo, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

Staff Writer at Media Republic / Cairo 360

Experience Details

Staff Writer

Creative/Design/Art, Media/Journalism/Publishing

Entry Level

• Create Creative and interesting articles.
• Visit restaurants for reviewing.
• Write reviews.
• Attend Grand opening events on behalf of the company.
• Do interviews and Q&As according to the articles and features being written.
• Pitch ideas weekly for articles, reviews and features.
• Gather data regarding events.
• Update website database with recurring and upcoming events.
• Research and gather intel for features and articles.
• Work closely with the Social Media team for live coverage of events.


Company Details

Media Republic / Cairo 360

Cairo, Egypt

51-100 employees

Writing and Editing, Media Production , Marketing and Advertising

www.Cairo360.com

Dec 2015 to present (2 years)
English Radio Station Manager at MTI+

Experience Details

English Radio Station Manager

Administration, Creative/Design/Art, Media/Journalism/Publishing

Manager

• Provided Radio automated software which resulted in the station being active ahead of schedule.
• Provided Music Playlists and source material.
• Interviewed potential hosts.
• Trained accepted hosts.
• Worked with hosts to set up entertaining shows that would appeal to a broad array of listeners and at the same time would work within their comfort zone however push them to provide the best they could.
• Followed up on hosts shows and supervised production.
• Reviewed hosts shows and provided them with reports to improve workflow.
• Supervised system flow and designed website.
• Acquired Skills with handling work incidents between hosts.
• Provided Lectures within the university to students and training and provided exams.
• Evaluated Students on their results and gave notes on how to improve themselves.
• Hosted, Script wrote and Produced 3 shows “Whiplash” (A variety show), “The Tombstone” (A Rock show) & "The JukeBox" (An Oldies show).
• Covered The 37th Annual Cairo International Film Festival.


Company Details

MTI+

Cairo, Egypt

11-50 employees

Broadcasting and Film, Entertainment , Music

N/A

Nov 2014 to Dec 2015 (1 year 1 month)
Radio Host and Producer at Pyramid FM

Experience Details

Radio Host and Producer

Media/Journalism/Publishing, Creative/Design/Art

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Radio Host for the show "The Mixtape" once a week (Currently prerecorded) as its recorded in Egypt and then Sent to Canada for Broadcasting.


Company Details

Pyramid FM

Canada

1-10 employees

Entertainment , Media Production

N/A

Nov 2014 to Mar 2015 (4 months)
Radio Host at Vodafone

Experience Details

Radio Host

Media/Journalism/Publishing

Entry Level

Responsibilities: Radio Host, Script Writer, and Producer.
• Acquired Skills in different fields in the radio industry.
• Acquired Technical skills on Radio automated software (RadioBoss).
• Acquired Technical Skill on Audio Software Adobe Audition.
• Hosted and script wrote for “The Morning Show”.
• Hosted, script wrote and produced “The Rock of the Ages Show”.
• Temporarily hosted “VIS TOP 40”.
• Working on different types of shows, gave me the experience to work with different genes in the music business and the different style that the shows required as well as different hosts.
• Learned interviewing skills for guests that were featured in the shows.


Company Details

Vodafone (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

11-50 employees

Telecommunications

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.vodafone.vis.radio

Aug 2013 to Nov 2014 (1 year 3 months)
Radio Project Manager at MIND Studios

Experience Details

Radio Project Manager

Media/Journalism/Publishing, Creative/Design/Art

Manager

Responsibilities: VIS Radio (Resident Radio Host, Coordinator, Script Writer, and Producer) – MIND Radio (Radio Project Manager, Radio host.)

VIS Radio
• Set and interviewed potential hosts.
• Brainstormed for new show concepts and Ideas.
• Worked with management and client to set up a work grid for the radio.
• Created reports on activities done with regard to the radio.


MIND Radio
• Acquired Management control of MIND Radio.
• Acquired experience working with the graphics and design team for the creation of the radio’s logo
• Designed & Created the website for the Radio (Mind-Radio.com)
• Hosted a daily LIVE show, which made me acquire new skills to adapt to different situations and further enhance my skill set.


Company Details

MIND Studios

Cairo, Egypt

11-50 employees

Media Production

https://www.facebook.com/Mindholding/?ref=br_rs

Sep 2014 to Nov 2014 (2 months)
Customer Service Adviser at Vodafone

Experience Details

Customer Service Adviser

Customer Service/Support

Entry Level

• Acquired native English language.
• Acquired many soft skills and how to handle customers.
• Enhanced team work experience and commitment level.
• Acquired the ability to work under high stress.
• Was given a temporary position of (floor support) to support the teams in case of any questions (situational, policy & product knowledge), handle escalations, and perform managerial tasks.
• Was awarded The VIS patriot award for assisting in the business continuity plan in the time of the curfew.
• Was Awarded Certificate of Achievement for honourable achievement at Vodafone.
• Awarded for superior achievement and top rank on NPS & NBA for the month of January 2014.


Company Details

Vodafone (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Telecommunications

www.Vodafone.com

Nov 2012 to May 2014 (1 year 6 months)

Education

Bachelor's Degree in Architecture

Education Details

Bachelor's Degree

Architecture

Higher Institute of Technology, Egypt

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

N/A

Higher Institute of Technology
2006 - 2012

Training and Courses

3D - Max at YAT
Aug 2009

Training/Course Details

3D - Max

Aug 2009

YAT

N/A

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Self-assesed Skills

Languages

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Tools and Technologies

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

RadioBoss

RadioBoss

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Adobe Audition

Adobe Audition

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

WordPress

WordPress

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Weebly

Weebly

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Fields of Expertise

Writing

Writing

: Advanced

: Medium

:

1-3 years

Radio Hosting

Radio Hosting

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Key Skills

Communicator, Presenter, Creative, Initiative, Team Player

Online Presence

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