Adrian Murphy


Commerce Graduate


Adrian Murphy

Address: Knockpogue, Waterfall, Near Cork, Cork.

Mobile: 087 2310707 DOB: 05/04/1996

Email: [email protected]




I consider myself to be a very charismatic and outgoing person. I have keen interested in Business with an ardent desire to contribute to the success of any workplace. I am a warm welcoming person with excellent communication skills. I excel in areas which involve multitasking, organising and communicating. Excellent time keeper and can be quite innovative.



September 2014 – present University College Cork

Commerce Bachelor’s Degree – Second Class Honours Grade 1 (4th Year)


Core Subjects:

Accounting/Finance, Business Maths & Statistics, Management, Food Business & Development. Management Information Systems, Business Economics, Government, Marketing and Law


2008 – 2014 Ballincollig Community School

Leaving Cert 460 Points: Business A1, Accounting B1



September 2014 – present Crossbarry Inn: Bartender


Time Management

Dealing with customers queries and complaints

Cash handling and operating cash register

Maintaining and keeping the bar and clean

Customer area clean


May 2015 – May 2016 Abtran: Billing Specialist

Working with Oracle Billing System

Dealing with customer queries, complaints and problems

Taking payments and took part in a collections campaign

Organisational and Teamwork Skills

Working with excel and Citrix.


May 2016 – July 2016 The Landing at Sunset Island: Server (Maryland, US)

Working in an extremely fast paced environment

Serving high maintenance customers on day to day basis

Dealt with employees tip out at the end of shifts

Organisational and Teamwork Skills


September 2016 February 2017 Abtran: Sky Sales Advisor

Selling sky packages to existing customers

Promoting and up keeping image of brand.

Providing Customer Service for the client

Communication skills


March 2017 – September 2017 PricewaterhouseCoopers: Tax and legal Services Co-op

Specialised in the VAT and Customs and trade departments.

Worked with numerous domestic and International clients.

Teamwork and Time keeping skills essential to meet project deadlines.

Developing professional scepticism in the professional services environment.



March 2018 – Present Lites Group: Field Sales Representative

Informing and persuading consumers to purchase product

Providing customer with high quality customer service

Dealing with the supplier daily

Timekeeping and self-motivational skills


Additional Work Experience

Cúl camp coach for Ballinhassig GAA Club. Coaching kids for three years. 2012-2014

I also help on my family farm, tending to the livestock and helping with the financial transaction records.



Plaque for outstanding grade in Leaving Cert Business

Received overall Principal Award in 6th year

5th year Students and Teachers student of the year

Parchment from UCC for outstanding grade in Business Junior Cert

Fully Garda vetted

Full Driving Licence

Received a Munster GAA Bursary for my Work done with UCC Camogie

Completed ECDL



Appointed First Year Rep of UCC Commerce Society

Member of the SHARE Executive Committee 2012-2013

Interested in all sports

Player and member of Ballinhassig GAA and provided coaching to underage

PRO for Camogie Club Ballinhassig

Manager of UCC Intermediate Camogie Team 2014-2016

In 2013, I volunteered and travelled to Calcutta to give aid to the slum and street Children as well as raising €3500 for the charity





Computer Skills: Use all software as part of my work as a Tax assistant preparing spreadsheets, project updates, and VAT returns e.g. Excel, Word

Teamwork: As both player and member of Ballinhassig GAA Club and member of Ballinhassig Camogie Club teamwork is essential. I have also participated in class and work projects where we worked in teams e.g. Market research project where we received 70%

Leadership & Using Initiative: Being manager of a team of player requires one to be a leader and give the best direction possible. I was also team captain for my team in Abtran for a period.

Communication: In my Work experiences I have has to deal with customer both face to face and over the phone. I have had to deal with all types of customers irate, friendly etc. Communication is key in keeping the customer satisfied.

Time Management: In a customer service agency time keeping is essential because of this my time keeping has been hugely improved. I have also always met deadlines in good time for college projects. Meeting targets on a timed basis e.g. number of houses visited over a duration of time.



References available on request

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