Freelance Arabic Translator & Language Translator

Location:Phoenix, Arizona, United States
2 Skills
Reem Eldessouky

I am pursuing a position as a language interpreter, where I can utilize my written and spoken bilingual skills in English and Arabic. My target goal is to assist with effective translation between clients and healthcare professionals.
Qualifications Summary

• Certified in written/spoken Arabic for 18+ years overseas, English consistently since 2010
• Exceptional communication skills in both Arabic and English
• Excellent social skills–ability to work with a wide range of people from various backgrounds & cultures
• Highly self-motivated and goal-oriented with the ability to adjust to rapidly changing circumstances
• Quick learner, well-mannered and articulate; Aware of and sensitive to diversity & multicultural issues
• Flexible in the ability to adapt to challenges, while remaining aware of professional roles and boundaries

• High school diploma abroad Riyadh, Saudi Arabia class of 2009
• Associate of Arts, Mesa Community College 2013-Current
• Plans to obtain Bachelors in Psychology, ASU Estimated graduation year 2017

Computer Skills
• Tools Microsoft Office Suite
• Operating Systems Macintosh, Windows (XP, Vista, 7, 8)
Language Skills

• Fluent in Arabic, native language
• English as a primary language since 2009
Work Experience

Joes Crab Shack - Server March 2014- October 2014
• Represent and exemplify company values through customer care
• Ensure customer complaints are resolved to their satisfaction
• Met and exceeded daily, weekly and monthly sales goals
• Used Net POS software to manage and process transactions

King Tut Café - Assistant Manager Jan 2012- Oct 2013
• Provided Arabic communication service for non-English speaking customers
• Ensured that all staff members conducted themselves according to company code
• Trained a new workforce
• Managed daily business operations
• Calculated the daily business finances

JCPenny - Cashier Oct 2011- Dec 2011

• Established and improved customer relations
• Collected, calculated and deposited daily finances

References will be made available upon request