Declan's Profile

Experience Summary

I have over 2 years experience working in promotions work. In my role as marketing executive I have attended over 60 events promoting a graduate/student recruitment website. These go from big national recruitment events to university fresher fairs. The main purpose of these was to acquire student contact details and push our brand. In this time I became manager of our promotions team and have orchestrated and sourced our attendance at over 300 events registering 300,000 users to the site. I am entusiastic a great motivator and team leader. I am a keen sports man showing interest in football, golf, running, surfing and rugby. I also play golf with an 18 handicap. I have a passion for music and film, regularly going to gigs and festivals. View my contact details, availability, and stats.

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Experience

Other Experience

I have been working at a new media company for 2 years and have learnt excellent online and offline marketing skills. My time at Milkround.com has enabled me to work in a small marketing team. In this time I worked on the acquisition of new users to the site, registering over 300,000 new users within budget. This included managing our attendance at over 300 promotional events, print and online advertising. A large proportion of my work has involved managing promotion teams and is an aspect of my work that has proved testing and thoroughly enjoyable. I am fantastic at dealing with people and excel in motivating and leading my staff.

Skills

Languages

First language: English

Extra Information

  • Assistant Event Manager

    Cancer Research UK Worked on Race for Life - A series of charity fun runs with up to 5000 participants. Set up courses, checked health and safety and managed volunteers and any problems that occured.

  • Conferences / Tradeshows

    Milkround.com Booked and attended trade shows for the purpose of data capture. Created design briefs for stand and built complete look of all of Milkround's experiential marketing.

  • Flyer Distribution

    Milkround.com Wrote design briefs, sourced locations and managed distribution of 80,000 flyers

  • Data Capture

    Milkround.com Managed the collection 300,000 users contact details for a recruitment website

  • Exhibitions

    Milkround.com Booked and attended trade shows for the purpose of data capture. Created design briefs for stand and built complete look of all of Milkround's experiential marketing.

  • Bar Person

    worked in busy bars, restaurants and hotels for several years icluding hospitality events and functions

  • Car Driving Licence

    held licensce for 9 years

  • Computer Skills (Advanced)

    worked for new media comapny, excellent in office and learning internal software programmes