Farheen Syed

Freelance Proofreader & Creative Writer

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Location:Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/farheensyed
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Kudos
3.5
2 Skills
$20
Rate/Hr
OBJECTIVE:
To work as a Freelance proofreader/writer for an online Company.

INTRODUCTION:
? An experienced and competent Concept writer, proofreader, blog/content writer; a proficient in latest graphic Designing Software tools; recognized and appreciated for creative writing skills and outstanding mentoring of students at educational Institutions. A successful Creative Manager with a track record of achieving new milestones. Always maintaining high levels of professionalism.

POST-GRADUATE EDUCATION: MASTERS in English (Top Position secured with the highest Percentage) from the University of Punjab, Lhr,
GRADUATION: B.F.A G.D BACHELORS OF FINE ARTS WITH SPECIALIZATION IN GRAPHIC DESIGNING. (1ST POSITION)

MERIT SCHOLARSHIP HOLDER FOR MANY CONSECUTIVE YEARS (1996-2002)
WORK EXPERIENCE:
? Currently working as a freelance editor. Also a blog/content writer with special skills in resume writing (2002 – to date)

CORE COMPETENCIES:
? Developed innovative design concepts and persuasive Content for a number of top Brands and Organizations. Delivered Lectures on Branding and brand loyalty. Lead Creative sessions on the theme of ' Journey from Concept to Reality'.
Illustrated and presented TVC’s (TV Commercials) through Story Board Illustrations to a wide Clientele.
?Extensively proofread articles/books on a daily basis, edited columns, created advertisements, developed web content, etc.
?Created attractive Resumes from scratch for a group of Professionals .
?Executed a number of Advertising/Creative Campaigns for Government and Private organizations and delivered them to Client’s satisfaction.
?Produced effective and persuasive advertisements for Newspapers like Khaleej Times.

Creative Manager at Orient McCann Erickson(2000 – 2004)
Consistently created persuasive and motivating advertisements for a number of significant government and private Corporations like ENERCON (Energy Conservation Co.), National Telecom, Central Board of Revenue(CBR), Election Commission, Frontier Works Organization(FWO), Investor’s Board, etc.

LECTURER (2004 – 2008):
? A number of Lectures delivered to students on the theme of ' Creating Selling Visuals & Motivating Copy'.
? On-site and at home tutorials delivered to postgraduate students on latest Software tools from Corel Corporation, Macromedia and Adobe.

LANGUAGE SKILLS
Masters in English Language & Literature (2009 – 2012)
Obtained a Masters Degree from a renowned Educational Institution (Univ. of Punjab)
Secured a high Grade and 70 percent marks in Essay writing Paper.

Resume Writer, Content/blog writer & Proofreader. (2012 -2015)
? Recreated and polished a number of resumes successfully, the new versions were well- received by Employers in Canada and U.S and the employees were selected for interview exams.
? Recently an article published in MOSIAC, (a quarterly magazine published from England).

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

? Skilled in editing, proofreading, rephrasing articles/blogs/books.
? Basic character Animation with extraordinary drawing skills.
? Figure Drawing

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS

? Participated and won prizes in English Debates Competition
? National Award Holder (in my native country) by UNFPA and UNICEF in year 1996 and 2000.
Skills (2) Rating
Proofreading
Creative Writing