Jodie Swanson

Information Consultant


I have a strong interest in the Tourism Sector. I am goal driven and enjoy a challenge, always willing to learn and up skill myself; this shines through from my self-motivation and enthusiastic approach; accompanied with my integrity and excellent communication skills.

I take pride in my appearance and have good attention to detail.

Key Skills & Attributes include: 
• Self-motivated and goal driven
• Professional, punctual, and well presented
• Diligent, honest and loyal
• Great verbal and written communication skills  
• Enthusiastic and friendly
• Proactive
• Ambitious and keen to learn

Work History

Work experience
Nov 2011 - Present

Information Consultant

Matamata i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

I am responsible for various activities within the organisation. I am in control of the Stock and Website and Social Media.

I complete tasks such as Stock ordering, counting and reconciling, and Website maintenance which includes Social Media. I am also in charge of creating the TV slides to showcase our town in our office.

The day to day roles: Customer Service, Domestic Travel Advice and Bookings (Intercity Coaches, Nakedbus, Tranz Scenic, Interislander, Bluebridge, Hobbiton Movie Set & Farm Tours, IBIS and BookIt), Completing the daily Banking reconciliation,  Brochure Ordering and Stand Display.

Feb 2012 - Aug 2012

Work Experience

Mondo Travel

While working full time at the Matamata i-SITE, I completed one day per week with Mondo Travel.

I answered the phone, restocked brochures and called Infinity Wholesale to start itineraries. 


Feb 2011 - Oct 2011

Travel and Tourism Certificate 

Travel Careers and Training (now NZ School of Tourism)

National Certificate in Education (NCEA) Level 3                                          National Certificate in Tourism and Travel Core Skills Level 3               National Certificate in Tourism and Travel Level’s 3 and 4                                 The following special certificates: Hertz Rental Cars, AMADEUS Computer Reservations System, MENZIES Aviation, Contiki Holidays, Singapore Airlines, X Base Backpackers and Blue Lagoon.

(Full record of learning available upon request)                                      Completed the year with 96% attendance and was Nominated for Student of the Year.


2011 - Present

100% Pure Achievement

i-SITE New Zealand

100% Pure New Zealand Specialist Online Trade Training Certificate.