- Principals of Accounts - ‘N’ Levels – Top Student, St. Thomas Secondary School.
- The Eurasian Association Bursary for outstanding academic achievement (N levels and O levels).
- The Singapore Institute of Management Scholarship.
COUNTRY & SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER An experience General Manager with an intense passion for Social Media and Internet Marketing with two years of online marketing experience within the Human Resource, Education, Food and Beverage, Music, Audio Visual and Information Technology industries. The Social Media sphere mergers Sean's 11 years of working experience in the Business Development, Marketing, Creative and Information Technology fields. As firm supporter of Social Good, joining a company with the same vision merged within its core business and values is an imperative career focus.
Social Media Management, Internet Marketing, System Integration Planning, I.T. Project Management, Business Development Management, Customer Relationship Management, Human Resource Management.
Nov 2010 - Present
COUNTRY MANAGER, INDONESIA
Country and International Office Manager in Kelapa Gading, Jakarta, Indonesia. Overall in-charge of the general management of the head office in Indonesia including accounting and marketing as well as operations. Overall in-charge of Internet Marketing and Social Media Management and seconded to lead the Marketing Office. Achievement:
After 1 month on board, developed a comprehensive Internet Marketing and Social Media Strategy for Shelton. Seconded to head the Marketing Office within two weeks on the job and proposed a major strategy change including re-branding of the school.
Jul 2010 - Nov 2010
Advanced and Best Technologies P/L, Advanced and Best Placements P/L, Advanced and Best Construction P/L.
SOCIAL MEDIA AND BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
Social Media Manager and Business Development Manager for the company's I.T. Software Development Division as well as their Human Resources Division. Social Media and Internet Marketing Experience: Set up a Web 2.0 link wheel strategy to the main software sales site as well as setting up PPC Adwords campaigns while engaging the company's current and potential clients in various social media platforms including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter and Posterous. Maintain the company's No.1 organic ranking in Google for broad match keywords relating to the company's software products using keyword tools such as Market Samurai. Planned and executed a Branding Campaign for the company though Social Media. Achievement: Within 6 weeks on the job; Sean created a successful Google Adwords Campaign leading to a $432K contract for the Human Resource Division. Sean is currently the Project Manager for that contract.
Feb 2009 - Jul 2010
Holding company: Capstone Capital PTE LTD
Subsidiaries: Aspire EduServices P/L, Aspire! Training Network P/L, Aspire! Career Services P/L, Studio 8 P/L, MMC Marketing P/L, Citra-Javanese P/L, Kampong Group P/L.
GROUP INFO-COMM TECHNOLOGY AND MARKETING MANAGER
In-charge of the I.T. and Marketing team for a diverse group of companies in these industries: Education and Training, F&B, Health and Wellness, I.T., Marketing and Media.
Social Media and Internet Marketing Experience: Developed Social Media campaigns for the Group of companies with Facebook and conversion of static website to Web2.0 technology blog sites. Developed Marketing Campaigns for the group which increased revenue by 15% through the implementation of a fax, email and SMS server for the purpose of marketing the company's products and services.
Info-Comm Technology Experience: Successful integrated a new Human Resource software for leave and payroll as well as overseeing the development of a customized Management Information System to increase efficiency of handling 350 internal and external staff.
Deployed Point-of-Sales and security camera systems to F&B Outlets and conducted training session for management and ground staff.Special skills acquired: Singapore Quality Class (SQC) and People Developer (PD) experience.
May 2004 - Aug 2008
Pro.IT Consultants PTE LTD
Job Description: Managed the daily operations of a team of ten I.T. Engineers and Technicians as well as to spearhead the company's marketing plans, managed customer relations and business development.
Achievements: Responsible for the creation of a new and unique I.T. Service (P.O.S.S.) that increased revenue by more than 30%.
Led the marketing team to achieve and exceed its sales targets by 20% per year.
Job details: I.T. Harware, Software, Network, Server Diagnostics, Data Recovery, Backup Maintenance, RMA management, I.T. Consultancy, Website Design and Management, Customer Relationship Management, Call Centre Management.
Jul 2002 - May 2004
INFO-COMM TECHNOLOGY MANAGER AND PARTNER
Sean started up the partnership during university which grew into a massive success just by providing clients Info-Comm Expertise and Consultancy. The partnership was eventual bought off by a Germany Shipping company based in Singapore and renamed Pro.IT Consultants P/L.
Job Description: In charge of a portfolio of clients providing I.C.T. Expertise and Consultancy. Achievements: Recommend to clients relevant and cost effective I.T. solutions leading to 100% customer retention and 25% increase in new leads through recommendations. Job details: I.T. Harware, Software, Network, Server Diagnostics, Data Recovery, Backup Maintenance, RMA management, I.T. Consultancy, Website Design and Management, Customer Relationship Management, Call Centre Management.
Jul 2001 - Feb 2002
At the Eurasian Association, Sean developed his social, creative, organizational and event management skills.
Achievements: He was solely responsible for recruiting some of the top Eurasians to form the first Youth Committee including Eunice Olsen and Christopher De Souza (both future Minister of Parliament), Derrick A. Paulo (future Senior Editor for Today Newspaper) and Elliot Danker (future Radio Personality). His love for music helped him persuade the EA Management to invest S$50,000 into building a music studio which would go on to develop young talented musicians. Sean oversaw the initial planning and development of EA Studios and it is currently still in operation. Sean led some of the most high profile events within his 8 months at the association managing the EA Charity Walk from the old house to the new EA house at Ceylon Road which was attended by President S.R. Nathan and Minister for Eurasians in Parliament George Yeo and the social bonding Camp Teen 21 with Mendaki, Sinda and CDAC.
Mar 1999 - Jun 2001
Singapore Armed Forces
Job Description: In charge of Sungei Gedung’s Armor Training Centre's I.T. infrastructure. Achievements: Developed and managed an award winning online portal for training manuals saving the SAF from paper and printing expenditure. The e-manuals are still being used today.
Jun 1998 - Dec 1998
Kvaerner R.J. Brown
Job Description: Performed admin and accounts receivable functions, debtor management and monthly budget and forecast. Job details: Debtor management, Accounts Receivable.
2002 - 2005
Bsc (Hons) Business
- Full-time Scholarship