Basic Info

Basma El-Hayek

1 year

Cairo, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Entry level

Work Experience

Content writer at Treze Ltd

Experience Details

Content writer

Writing/Editorial

Experienced (Non-Manager)

I am responsible to write interesting articles that would engage the readers with its content, with catchy headlines bearing in mind the keywords, and the sub-heading keywords within the article itself. In addition to editing already existing articles on the website.


Company Details

Treze Ltd

United Kingdom

N/A

Writing and Editing

http://treze.co.uk/

Oct 2014 to present (2 years 10 months)
Senior Editor at Treze Ltd

Experience Details

Senior Editor

Media/Journalism/Publishing

Experienced (Non-Manager)

As a senior editor, I help with bringing new websites and blogs to life through choosing the right topics and articles, I make sure that the already written articles are assigned with the right keywords, and I also help with writing some descriptions related to some of the company's pages on different social media websites.


Company Details

Treze Ltd

Cairo, Egypt

51-100 employees

Writing and Editing

N/A

Oct 2016 to present (10 months)
Editor in chief at Media pages /BePretty magazine

Experience Details

Editor in chief

Writing/Editorial

Experienced (Non-Manager)

In this magazine, I am responsible for every word that goes printed into those pages, I write some of the stories and edit others, which I ask people to write upon specific headline or topic that I give them. I always have a final look for the magazine before being printed, and go through the design with our designer in case I need some specific photos to be attached to one article or another.


Company Details

Media pages /BePretty magazine

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Media Production

N/A

Aug 2013 to Aug 2014 (1 year)
Journalist (intern) at Thomson Reuters Foundation

Experience Details

Journalist (intern)

Writing/Editorial

Entry Level

Writing and editing news stories for the business section in a newspaper or magazine in addition to obtaining questions for interviews and press conferences. It was also about learning how to deal with numbers in a story and which to choose and what are the most important ones.


Company Details

Thomson Reuters Foundation (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

More then 1000 employees

Writing and Editing

www.reuters.com

Jun 2013 to Jun 2013
Journalist (intern) at Al Dostor newspaper

Experience Details

Journalist (intern)

Writing/Editorial

Student

I used to write news for the political section of the newspaper in Arabic.


Company Details

Al Dostor newspaper

Cairo, Egypt

101-500 employees

Writing and Editing

http://dostor.org/

Dec 2012 to Dec 2012
Journalism and TV workshop (intern) at Reuters

Experience Details

Journalism and TV workshop (intern)

Writing/Editorial

Student

The workshop included writing news pieces about the economical situation with the citizens and the shop owners at this period in London, and then going down to a market of our choice and interview a couple of people in the markets and shops with another from those people buying things out there.


Company Details

Reuters (multinational)

United Kingdom

More then 1000 employees

Writing and Editing, Broadcasting and Film

http://www.reuters.com/

Jul 2011 to Jul 2011

Education

BA in Mass communication / Journalism

Education Details

BA

Mass communication / Journalism

Misr International University (MIU), Egypt

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

N/A

Misr International University (MIU)
2008 - 2012
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

MENESE LANGUAGE SCHOOLS

Egypt

2008

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

MENESE LANGUAGE SCHOOLS
2008

Certifications

Certificate details

Journalism and TV workshop

Jul 2011

N/A

N/A

N/A

Reuters

The workshop was mainly about how to write news for TV, and how to dig deep into a news story to come up with a news documentary. This workshop was held in London.

Certificate details

Supply chain management

Nov 2011

N/A

N/A

N/A

P&G

This was kind of a course to introduce us to the world of supply chain and understand more what it is all about.

Certificate details

Business and financial reporting

Jun 2013

N/A

N/A

N/A

Thomson Reuters foundation

The training was all about numbers and how to deal with them in a news story, we were taught how to write a news story that contains a lot of numbers, and which are the useful ones to use.

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ArabicBroadcasting And FilmBusiness And Financial ReportingContent WriterCreativeDetails-orientedEditor In ChiefEditorialEnglishExplore New ThingsGo To New PlacesGraphic DesignHard WorkerJournalismJournalism And TV WorkshopJournalistMass Communication / JournalismMediaMedia ProductionOrganizerPersistentPublishingReadingReutersSenior EditorSupply Chain ManagementThomson Reuters FoundationTravellingWritingWriting And Editing

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Fields of Expertise

Writing

Writing

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Graphic design

Graphic design

: Intermediate

: Medium

:

Less than 1 year

Key Skills

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

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