Alan Rooney

Bar tender at Carrickmines Tennis Club



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I am currently in my finial year at Dublin Institute of Technology; B.S.c Business and Management Honors Degree.
This honors degree develops the knowledge and skills necessary for a challenging business career. The degree covers areas such as International and Strategic Management, Accounting, Economics, Politics, Supply Chain Management and I am specialising in Marketing.
I am currently in the process of writing my thesis on 'The motivations of Corporate Social Responsibility: An analysis on the cigarette industry'

Alan Rooney's Professional Experience

2007 - Present

Carrickmines Tennis Club - Bar tender

• Provide friendly, efficient customer service
• Handle a range of financial transactions on a daily basis
• Opening and closing all facilities
• Organise and manage social evenings
• Recommended drinks and menu items when requested
• Ensured stock levels were maintained and replenished when required
• Present all merchandise in a visually attractive manner

Key Skills
Customer Service
2010 - 2010

SUAS Volunteer 2010 Nairobi, Kenya (June to August) - Teaching Assistant

• I was responsible for teaching English to classes with up to 50 students
• In preparation for the summer I attended 3 weekend group preparation weekend pre departure – health and safety, teacher planning sessions
• Prepared lesson plans for each class
• Organised day trips and after school activities (soccer camp)
• Worked and lived with a team of 13 people
• Included ‘Global Perspectives’ week in the United Nations, Nairobi, Kenya.

2006 - 2007

St.Patrick's Boarding School, Silverstream, Wellington, New Zealand - Boarding Master

• Managed day to day running of boarding school
• Worked with team of house masters and student representatives to constantly improve boarding school life
• Ensure boarding school met the needs of students
• Supervision of study and meal time
• Organisation of after school and weekend activities
• Ensure boarder abide by the rules and regulations of the boarding school
• Rugby Coach – coached a range of ages from 12 up to 18

Alan Rooney's Education and Qualifications


Bachelor/Degree - B.Sc. in Business and Management

D.I.T (Dublin Institute of Technology), Aungier Street


second level/high school education -

Blackrock College, Dublin

Alan Rooney's Additional Information


College: Runner up in 2010 Bolton Trust Student Enterprise Competition Final –business enterprise idea competition

Volunteer Work: As well as being a SUAS volunteer in Nairobi, Kenya, I have also visited projects in Kenya 04', Ghana 05' and Brazil 08' with the Willow Wheelers Cycling Club Charity

Sport : Qualified rugby coach through New Zealand Rugby Football Union, captained winning rugby teams in school and with club and won cycling trophies in track and mountain competitions.

Reading: Consult newspapers daily to keep up to date with current affairs and increase business awareness

Travelling: Keen traveller, visited 6 out of 7 continents, ex. include Australia, Vietnam, South Africa, America, Canada, Morocco.