Basic Info

Ahmed Alaa

7 years

Cairo, Egypt

Master's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

Production Editor | Offshore Quality Assurance Specialist at Hindawi Publishing Corporation

Experience Details

Production Editor | Offshore Quality Assurance Specialist

Writing/Editorial, Media/Journalism/Publishing

Experienced (Non-Manager)

 Managing a portfolio of journals, reviewing the articles' content, and overseeing and improving the publication process.
 Coordinating and communicating with the production teams and the articles' authors to resolve any errors or bottlenecks in the process.
 Copyediting, proofreading, and finalization mentoring to offshore vendors to publish online error-free research articles concerning language, format, author inquiries and comments, and style.


Company Details

Hindawi Publishing Corporation (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Publishing and Printing, Writing and Editing, Research

N/A

Oct 2016 to present (10 months)
Freelance Writer, Translator, Researcher, and English Language Instructor at Self-employed

Experience Details

Freelance Writer, Translator, Researcher, and English Language Instructor

Training/Instructor, Writing/Editorial, Education/Teaching

Manager

I offer multiple freelance services to customers from all over the world, including writing, translation, editing and proofreading, summarizing and paraphrasing, data entry, training consultation, and English language instructing (writing, reading, speaking, and listening). I got promoted in less than 4 months to be a Level 3 Member (out of 4 levels) as per the number of the services provided and the exceptional quality and the positive rating given to the services I offer.


Company Details

Self-employed (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Writing and Editing, E-Learning, Other - Not Classified

https://khamsat.com/user/ahmedalaaeldin

Dec 2016 to present (8 months)
Copyediting Quality Assurance Specialist | Senior Language Editor at Hindawi Publishing Corporation

Experience Details

Copyediting Quality Assurance Specialist | Senior Language Editor

Education/Teaching, Writing/Editorial

Experienced (Non-Manager)

 Revising the work of copyeditors to ensure maximum quality of the submitted articles.
 Discussing the errors found in the articles with the copyeditors and instructing them via sessions and presentations.


Company Details

Hindawi Publishing Corporation (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Writing and Editing, Publishing and Printing, Research

N/A

Jul 2013 to Oct 2016 (3 years 3 months)
Copyeditor | Language Editor at Hindawi Publishing Corporation

Experience Details

Copyeditor | Language Editor

Writing/Editorial

Entry Level

 Checking the correctness of grammar and structure, spelling, and style conformity for the submitted research articles to be suitable for publishing in international scientific journals.


Company Details

Hindawi Publishing Corporation (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Writing and Editing, Publishing and Printing, Research

N/A

Sep 2012 to Jul 2013 (10 months)
Freelance Proofreader and Copyeditor at Al-Ahram Establishment

Experience Details

Freelance Proofreader and Copyeditor

Media/Journalism/Publishing, Writing/Editorial

Entry Level

 Revising the correctness of both Arabic and English texts, comparing them with original manuscripts, and delivering them in a timely manner.
 Having high attention to detail skills.


Company Details

Al-Ahram Establishment

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Publishing and Printing, Journalism, Writing and Editing

N/A

Feb 2012 to Jun 2012 (4 months)
Freelance Translator at BBC

Experience Details

Freelance Translator

Writing/Editorial

Entry Level

 Translating given texts (Arabic to English and vice versa) with excellent proficiency.
 The ability to work under pressure according to time and workloads (project-based).


Company Details

BBC (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Translation and Localization , Writing and Editing

N/A

Apr 2012 to Apr 2012
Support Professional | Customer Service Representative at Stream Global Services

Experience Details

Support Professional | Customer Service Representative

Customer Service/Support

Entry Level

 Problem solving and handling customer complaints professionally to reach the customer's satisfaction.
 The ability to work in a stressful environment while achieving the monthly targets.


Company Details

Stream Global Services (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Business Services - Other

N/A

Dec 2010 to Dec 2011 (1 year)

Education

MA in English Language Linguistics

Education Details

MA

English Language Linguistics

Cairo University, Egypt

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

Research Methodology, Sociolinguistics, Syntax, Teaching Methodology, Assessment and Evaluation, Contrastive Linguistics, Language Acquisition, and Discourse Analysis.

Thesis Title: "Interactional Power in Classroom Discourse in To Sir with Love and A School of Mischief Makers"

Cairo University
2011 - 2015

Certifications

Certificate details

Presidential Leadership Program

Nov 2016

N/A

N/A

N/A

Egyptian Presidency

N/A

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Profile Skills and Keywords

ArabicBBCBusiness Services - OtherCopyediting Quality Assurance Specialist | Senior Language EditorCopyeditor | Language EditorCustomer ServiceCustomer SupportDetails-orientedE-LearningEditorialEnglishEnglish Language EditingEnglish Language LinguisticsEnglish Language MentoringFreelance Proofreader And CopyeditorFreelance TranslatorFreelance Writer, Translator, Researcher, And English Language InstructorFrenchHard WorkerHindawi Publishing CorporationItalianJournalismLeadershipMediaOrganizerOther - Not ClassifiedPersistentPlannerPresidential Leadership ProgramProduction Editor | Offshore Quality Assurance SpecialistProofreadingPublishingPublishing And PrintingResearchResearch WritingSelf-employedStream Global ServicesSupportSupport Professional | Customer Service RepresentativeTranslationTranslation And LocalizationWritingWriting And Editing

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Advanced

: Advanced

Italian

Italian

: Advanced

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

French

French

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

Fields of Expertise

English Language Editing

English Language Editing

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Publishing

Publishing

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Research Writing

Research Writing

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Proofreading

Proofreading

: Advanced

: Medium

:

1-3 years

English Language Mentoring

English Language Mentoring

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Writing

Writing

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Customer Support

Customer Support

: Beginner

: Little

:

1-3 years

Translation

Translation

: Beginner

: Medium

:

1-3 years

Leadership

Leadership

: Beginner

: High

:

Less than 1 year

Key Skills

Planner, Hard worker, Organizer, Details-oriented, Persistent

Online Presence

https://www.linkedin.com/in/ahmedalaa007

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