• 1ST District, Herat City Herat, Afghanistan

Farid Mohammadi

Summary

Master’s degree in business administration—MBA from MIT College of Pune University, Pune, Maharashtra, India
Nine months internship experience in business management and finance in Afghanistan and India respectively
Over five years of experiences in English language teaching at private institutes in Herat City, Afghanistan
About two years of work experience as an interpreter/translator with correspondents from a Dutch newspaper, and DynCorp International /AMSSC/CSTC-A Afghanistan Ministry of Defense Advisors’ Programs
Professional English language and computer skills. Excellent team player, flexible, reliable and fast-learner

Education

Education

MASTERS

Aug 2012 - May 2014
Pune University; Pune, Maharashtra, India

MBA-finance

Diploma

Jul 2012 - Apr 2013
Abeda Inamda Senior College of Pune University; Pune, Maharashtra, India

International Relations (human rights and role of international laws)

BACHELORS

Mar 2007 - Dec 2010
Faculty of Letters and Humanities, Herat University; Herat, Afghanistan

English language and literature 

High School Certificate

Dec 2006
Soltan Ghyaseddin Ghori High School; Herat City, Afghanistan

General studies

Certifications

Certifications

Afghanistan Small and Medium Enterprise Development (ASMED) internship

May 2010 - Nov 2010
ASMED/DAI

Business administration internship program
Subjects: Financial accounting, marketing and management

Leadership training certificate

Apr 2010
Institute for Leadership Development (ILD) - Herat

Conducted by Dr. Stephen Swymer, the MORNING STAR & Ross Paterson, THE GROWTH COACH from the Institute for Leadership Development (ILD) in Herat, AFG

Work History

Work History

Interpreter and Translator

Aug 2014 - Nov 2014
DynCorp International/CSTC-A; 207 Zafar Corps, Herat, Afghanistan

Served as an interpreter/translator for a DynCorp American mentor in the 207 Zafar Camp under the Afghanistan Ministry of Defense Program Support (AMDPS) contract with the U.S. Army. Acted as an intermediary; maintained a large network of useful point of contacts between the American coalition advisors and the Afghan senior officers and civilian leadership of the 207 Zafar Corps in Herat

Finance Intern

May 2013 - Jul 2013
Aviva Life Insurance Company; Pune, Maharashtra, India

Advised five clients each day on financial matters and investing in the life insurance company. Provided awareness to clients about the company’s products and services to help them make informed decisions in buying insurance policies

Interpreter and Translator

Mar 2011 - Jul 2012
DynCorp International/AMSSC; 207 Zafar Corps, Herat, Afghanistan

Assisted a DynCorp American mentor, with daily interpretations and translations, in the process of training and advising the Afghan National Army 207 Corps' senior human resources and personnel (G1) officer and his staff of sixty personnel. Translated the Afghan Ministry of Defense's instructional and educational materials, doctrines, policies, forms and manuals from English to Dari and vice versa

Interpreter

Feb 2011
Herat City, Afghanistan

Served as a local interpreter/translator for Natalie Righton, a Dutch Newspaper correspondent from Newspaper' de Volkskrant' Holland. Made interview appointments for the correspondent with official authorities in Herat City, AFG

English Teacher (volunteered)

Dec 2010 - Feb 2011
Lincoln Learning Center; Herat City, Afghanistan

Volunteered teaching an English class to over twenty five university students 2 hours/day. Improved the students' reading comprehension and speaking skills with teaching vocabulary, presenting stories, group discussions, newstelling, dialogues and projection of captioned-movies

English Teacher (pat time)

Feb 2007 - Sep 2010
Skills Training Center; Herat, Afghanistan

Taught New-Inter-Com English learning books (from beginner up to advanced levels) 2 hours/day. Helped the academic board of the institute with teachers and students' monitoring and evaluation

English Teacher (part time)

Jan 2005 - Oct 2006
Afghan English Language Developing Center; Herat, Afghanistan

Taught New-Inter-Com English classes at beginner levels 2 hours/day. Instructed English conversation classes 

Skills

Skills

Computer Skills

Proficient in using MS Office applications including MS Word, Excel, Access,
PowerPoint and Outlook programs. Proficient in operating systems and internet facilities plus excellent English and Persian typing skills

Languages

Native Language: Persian-Dari
English: (fluent speaking and understanding plus professional writing skills)
Pashto: (excellent speaking and understanding)

Other Skills

Leadership
Strong verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
Team player, flexible, fast-learner, reliable, and organized
Teaching/Training
Ability to teach and train students from different backgrounds and age categories
Financial/Accounting
Able to calculate and interpret numbers
Excellent knowledge of accounting and financial management principles

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