Tamer Mekhimar – IAPTI

Tamer Mekhimar

SKILLS

- ENGLISH - ARABIC


- ARABIC - ENGLISH


PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

- TRANSLATION

- EDITING / PROOFREADING

- LOCALIZATION

- VOICEOVER/DUBBING

- LAYOUT / DTP

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s degree of Arts in
English, Faculty of Languages and Translation, Cairo, Egypt, 2002

Groundwork
in Written Translation, The American University in Cairo, 1999

Certificate
in Public Relations, Pen Foster, Oct 2014

Attended virtual
training session “Official Document Translation: Creating an Important
Translation Specialty” by Suzanne Deliscar

SPECIALIZATION AREAS

- BUSINESS AND INSURANCE - GENERAL - LEGAL - PERSONAL AND COMMERCIAL CORRESPONDENCE

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

Freelance Translator, 2007 - Present


Translate and edit legal, military, businesses literature, and technical domains as well as video games localization. Typeset manuals, brochures, business cards, and news releases.

Qatar International Trading Co, Feb. 2004 - Dec. 2006


Translated, proofread, and edited various documents in different domains, e.g. legal, military, tourism, news releases, Software, business literature as well as trained newcomer translators.

Al Manahel for Translation, Nov 2002 - Feb 2004


Translated and proofread self-help books as well as legal contracts and agreements.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Proz: http://www.proz.com/profile/55249

Translator's Cafe: tamer79.translatorsCafe.com

SOFTWARE

Office Suite 2013 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher)
Adobe Pro X
SDL Studio 2014 (certified)
Passolo 2011
InDesign CS6
Illustrator CS6
Photoshop CS6
AutoCAD 2011
Cute FTP