FrancesConnolly - Marketing Executive

Administrator/Marketing Executive at Cuan Mhuire Charity



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Excellent communication skills with a creative flair.

Strong customer service focus.

Hard working, genuinely excellent organisational skills with an eye for detail.

Adaptable with the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

Great interpersonal skills; good team player, reliable. Positive outlook and professional approach with confidentiality and loyalty as core values.

Vast experience base built over 20 year career in mobile phone companies in high-pressure sales and marketing environments from start-up of service.

Awarded Employee of the Year for support of the sales team.

Resilient character and constitution.

FrancesConnolly's Professional Experience

2010 - Present

Cuan Mhuire Charity - Administrator/Marketing Executive

Currently advising on the setting up of campaigns to achieve challenging fundraising objectives.
Creating and producing information brochures and organising events.

2009 - 2009

Openet Telecom - Administrator/Marketing Executive

Key Responsibilities:

Proactively scan the telecom environment for information on Partner Programs
Provide recommendations for a Partner Program relevant to Openet

Key Skills
Administration communication high attention to detail Professional retail Telephone communication working unsupervised
2004 - 2008

O2 Ireland - Marketing Executive

Key Responsibilities:

Tracked and analysed campaign and sponsorship effectiveness, highlighting successes and recommending improvements.
Analysed data from above and below-the-line support for SME campaigns.
Set up and managed business customer lifecycle campaigns.
Co-ordinated the budget and financial reporting of sponsorship and SME acquisition budgets.
Completely revised, re-launched and published O2’s ‘In Business’ publication for internal and external retail channels. Sourced relevant potential customers to increase the circulation to 80,000, positioning O2 for new business in this segment.
Contributed to communications campaigns for business customers, external and internal.
Utilised business sponsorships to maximum O2 branding opportunities.
Produced and managed the development of communication design briefs.
Maximised the ‘wins’ from media providers and creative agencies.
Acted as a focal point for cross functional marketing initiatives.

Key Skills
Administration attention to detail communication creative flair Customer Service data design financial reporting Good team player Management Marketing Positive outlook and professional approach Prioritising tasks reporting retail Strong Communicator very strong organisational skills
1997 - 2004

Dealer Channel Co-ordinator

Key Responsibilities:

Key member of re-branding implementation team.
Compiled and distributed sales communications to relevant channels.
Managed expenditure budget for dealer events.
Organised all accommodation, travel and conference bookings for the dealer team.
Organised and co-ordinated dealer and sales events for the Sales function.
Organised the annual sales and dealer conferences, corporate events and annual sales incentive trips.
Researched the industry for information relevant to the retail network.
Set up and managed an email system for communicating with O2 dealers.
Awarded Employee of the Year for support of the sales team.
Designed and produced an award winning quarterly publication with a readership of 20,000 for the retail staff in dealerships.

FrancesConnolly's Education and Qualifications


Certificate - Business Studies

Tullow Community School


second level/high school education -

Loreto Abbey

FrancesConnolly's Additional Information