FAISAL ALKANDARI

30 Ali Ben Abi Taleb St., Block 6, Surra, Kuwait

Phone +965 66937888, E-Mail faisalkw@live.Com

 

OBJECTIVE

Highly organized and enthusiastic professional, with a Bachelors Degree in Business & Finance and having successfully passed CFA Level 1 Exam, seeking a position with advancement opportunities where I can utilize my energy, enthusiasm and excellent financial skills.


PROFILE


Exceptional presentation and interpersonal skills.

Excellent enthusiasm, motivation and outstanding team relationships.

Uncommon aptitude to communicate efficiently, both verbally and in writing.

Capability to make speedy and superb decisions and systematize thoughts in the face of time constraints and full workload.

Outstanding capability to handle multiple tasks, set priorities and meet deadlines.

Successfully passed CFA level 1 exam in addition to a five month’s exam preparation course from        Kuwait University.

Sound aptitude to examine and interpret multifaceted financial data.

Sound familiarity with international finance.

Greatly skilled in Computer application e.g. MS Excel, MS Word and MS PowerPoint.

Fluent in both, Arabic as well as English. Completed a Business & General English course from Portsmouth Language College, U.K and Registered for a general English language course of 7 weeks’ duration at Kaplan Aspect Los Angeles, USA, starting from 09/03/2009 till 22/04/2009.


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


International Investment Group

Marketing Officer Jan 2007 – Present.

Analyze markets for business trends and market insights.

Maintain a keen awareness of the company’s vision, direction, its programs and initiatives at all times.

Appointed at the position of Vice President in one of subsidiaries (Osoul House Company) for four months, from 04/07/2007 till 01/11/2007. Osoul House Company is a car leasing and renting company (Franchisee of THRIFTY and DOLLAR Car rental) having a paid up capital of 100,000 Kuwaiti Dinars (Approximately 300,000 USD).

Acted as admin officer in one of the subsidiaries of the company (Paid up capital of K.D 30 million – Approximately 90 million USD). In charge of the daily administrative affairs of the staff such as attendance, compensation, leaves and the like.

Attended to the stockholders inquiries in the mentioned subsidiary in connection with company financial statements, financial status, strategies etc.


Kuwait Finance House

Banking Supervisor Jan 2005 – Jan 2007

Promoted company products and services e.g. Bank Accounts, Fixed Deposits, Credit Cards etc.

Establish and maintain effective relationships with new and existing customers, establishing their needs and advising on the suitability of services.

Represented the bank within the wider community.

Awarded as one of the best employees for the third quarter 2005 and first quarter 2006, as rated by the Service Quality Unit.


EDUCATION DETAILS


Kuwait University

Bachelor of Business Administration – Finance

 

COURSES


 

Portsmouth Language College, U.K

Business & General English Jun 2008 – Jul 2008

 

Kuwait university

CFA level 1 Exam preperation (5 Months) – Successfully passed the exam Jan 2007 – Jun 2007

 

Kuwait University

Security technical analysis (1 Week) Aug 2006

 

Human Investment Corp.

Principles of investment (1 Week) Feb 2006

 

Kuwait Computer Society

Trading securities in American and International Markets. (1 week) Jul 2001

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS


Member of Kuwait Economic Society 2008.

Member of Public Authority Of environment Protection since 1999.

Member of Kuwait Diving Team since 1999.

 

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