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Work experience

Jul 2007Jun 2008

President

DIT Students' Union

Before being elected president, I held other part-time positions in DIT Students’ Union including Class Rep Convenor Communications Of cer, Environmental Of cer, Governing Councillor, Class Rep and Director of DITSU LTD. 

As president, I was responsible for nance, strategic development, democracy, communications, PR and HR. I also held some ex-of cio positions including Director of DITSU LTD, director of DITSU Trading LTD, Governing Body Member of DIT. 

My key achievements in DITSU were 

• Re-energising of the democratic system using intensive representative training. 

• Development of an IT based project management system in DITSU LTD on foot of the implementation of PMDS. 

• This year, DITSU’s budget increased by approximately 25% as a result of a team effort to demonstrate the value of a professionally run Students’ Union to the college. 

• Successful library opening hours campaign that resulted in extended library opening hours in the run up to exams. 

• Key involvement in the DIT Grangegorman Development including representing DIT at last year's 'competitive campus' conference in Trondheim Norway. Also involved in hosting this year's conference in DIT. 

Jul 2003Jun 2007

Night-Porter

Portobello Hotel

During the rst few months working at the Portobello, I wrote a job description for the position, and subsequently trained in two other night porters. I also maintained the computer system in the hotel. 

Education

Sep 2005Mar 2007

BBS(hons)

Dublin Institute of Technology

Subjects: Business Finance, Management accounting, Financial Services, Business to Business Marketing, Human Resources Management, Communications and Teamwork, Business Information Systems, Organisational Change, Project Management, Research Methods, Strategy, Group Dissertation 

Sep 2004May 2005

BBS(ord)

Dublin Institute of Technology

Subjects: Finance, Human Resources Management, New Venture Creation, Business Policy, Business Case Studies, E- 

Business Management, Retail Management. 

Sep 2002May 2004

Certificate

Dublin Institute of Technology

Subjects: Management, Management Accounting, Financial Accounting, Marketing Principles, Marketing, Management, Enterprise Development, Communications, Quantitative Methods, Organisational Behaviour, E-Business, Information technology, Business Law, 

Sep 1997May 2002

Leaving Certificate

CBS Wexford

Subjects: English, Irish, Mathematics, Music, History, Geography, Civic, Social & Political Education, Science, Technical Graphics, Business Studies.