Peter Paul Jordan
Date of Birth: 19th June 1969 Status: Single Nationality: Irish E-mail: email@example.com
An articulate and diplomatic extrovert who achieves clarity of communication
through the written word. I am an advocate of discussion and distribution
of responsibility who appreciates the value of teamwork but recognizes the
importance and frequent necessity of individual initiative. I have a proven
record of high adaptability and enthusiastic embrace of new ideas, concepts and
secure a position with a dynamic progressive organisation which allows me to
utilize to the maximum benefit of the organisation and myself, my selling and
communication abilities and extrovert demeanour, in a job which provides enough
variety, excitement, opportunity and fun to avoid boredom or complacency. I want
to make a difference.
Castlebar Information Age Project (Castlebar.ie) – Castlebar, Mayo. – Jan/Feb and June 2002 to Present
Position: Advertising Manager
worked with the Chamber of Commerce organizing an e-business seminar. Rejoined
in June 2002 to generate revenue for the Information Age project through
securing sponsorship and advertising income from local and national business’s
for the Castlebar.ie website. Also involved in formulating promotional concepts
for attraction of additional visitors and mutually beneficial partnerships.
Abhaile – Inchicore
Road, Dublin 8 – February to June 2002
Position: Business Development Manager
Investigated the feasibility of repositioning an innovative chauffeur service, based on-site, at licensed premises in Dublin and formulated marketing strategies for targeting publicans and the general public. This process involved initial cold calling and subsequent meetings with publicans. Organising a publicity and media marketing campaign for re launch of the service. Evaluation and utilisation of an existing customer database and designing publicity and marketing literature.
The Historical Research Center -
Boynton Beach, FL - January 1998 to August 2001
Position: Departmental Marketing Manager (Internet Sales and Marketing)
the driving force behind this organizations deeper ventures into the Internet,
beyond an initial web presence, I have been responsible for developing a cyber
commerce website and on-line marketing strategy for The Historical Research
Specific duties have included:
a wider level I have also been very centrally involved in core marketing of this
multinational dealer based retailing organisation, right from initial enquiry
through sale of business starter packages, client/dealership set-up, training
and follow up and client/customer support and service.
Specific achievements here include:
* Set up and managed operation of retail outlets and mall carts.
* Established presence in high quality mail order catalogues selling to the U.K. and U.S. markets.
* Instructed and trained sales and retail management personnel.
Gleneagle Hotel Group - Killarney, Ireland - August 1996 to September
Position: Local Marketing Manager
as main liaison between hotel and local community for promotion of hotel
facilities, which involved extensive dealing with all other local tourism
interests, accommodation providers (from hostels to 5 star hotels), tour groups,
tourism information, transport providers, the local media, tour guides, sports
and special interest groups, entertainment venues and suppliers, tourists and
the general public to most effectively promote the organisations facilities
including accommodation, leisure facilities, restaurants, entertainment, tourist
information, guided tours and business facilities.
* Managed the organisations town centre tourism information booth.
* Promoted accommodation and holiday breaks nationwide by conception and utilization of mail shots, sales calls and advertising campaigns on print media and radio.
* Worked with a consultant to revamp company website and create a new on-line presence and booking system for the hotel.
* Carried out comparative market research of other facilities in Ireland.
Casey's (Castlebar) LTD. -
Mayo, Ireland - October 1995 - February 1996
Position: Marketing Manager & Car Rental Manager
an Auto Rental Agency operating out of 5 locations in Ireland including two
international Airports. Promoted service locally and to an extensive tourist
clientele. Particular focus was placed on the retention, maintenance, and
expansion of repeat business.
* Administration & Fleet Management of a Car Hire Fleet
* Organised promotional & sales campaigns through the use of Literature, Advertising, PR and a Marketing Database.
* Created a web presence and organized an Internet advertising campaign.
EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS:
Galway Institute of Technology (RTC), Ireland 1992-1994
NCEA Diploma (BA Equivalent) - Marketing & Business Studies
Barking College of Technology, Romford, Essex, UK. 1992 B.Tec
B.Tec Diploma (Associate Equivalent) - Construction Studies
Davitt College, Castlebar, Mayo, Ireland (High School)
Graduated with Honours Irish Leaving Certificate.
Extensive knowledge of MS Works/Office, Lotus 123, Windows, Frontpage,
Homesite & HTML.
Completed an Advanced Web Design/Dreamweaver evening course in Fas,
Galway, March 2002.
Fluent in Gaelic, Intermediate French, Basic German.
Presented tourism topics insert on Castlebar local radio in 1995 and Gleneagle Guide on Radio Kerry 1996/97.
Cycling and Mountain Biking, History and Culture, World and Trad. Music, Radio, Multimedia.
References available on request