Conor John


Freelance Filmworker

Cork, Ireland

Conor John Murphy

Address: 53, Rooskagh Valley, Shanagarry, Midleton, Co. Cork

(Mobile) + 353 (0) 86 1964656

Email: [email protected]

Driver’s Licence: Full Clean ‘B’ Licence

Personal Profile
Adaptable, flexible, dedicated and qualified within the IT and Film production field, possessing good experience within different industry sectors from a number of perspectives. I enjoy working in challenging and demanding environments with an emphasis on accuracy and attention to detail.

I am a highly organised and resourceful individual, who enjoys learning new skills. I am proficient in troubleshooting and problem resolution with critical thinking skills and I excel in working in a fast paced environment. I work well as part of a team as well as having the ability to work on my own initiative and have excellent listening and communication skills.


Sep 2015 – May 2017 Film, TV and Video Production Level 5+6

St. Johns Central College

The course involved both a technical and hands on approach to film making

Wrote and directed my own short film and worked with a team to make a studio production for college

Collaborated on a few other projects with classmates in my spare time.

Jan – Apr 2014 IT Maintenance

CETB, Cork Training Centre/Impact Training, Cork

Modules: IT Systems Supports- PC Maintenance,

COMPTIA A+ 220 801, COMPTIA A+ 220 – 802

Course included maintenance of both hardware and software of PC’s as well as basic computer networking.

Aug – Oct 2011 Creative Media (FETAC Level 5)

Northside Community Enterprises, Farranferris, Cork


2004 – 2010 Kinsale Community School, Kinsale, Co. Cork

Leaving Certificate – Full program including English & Math

Involved in 4th year youth leadership Program

Member of the debate team

Involved with school musical productions

Work Experience

Freelance Filmmaker Aug 2015 -Present


Responsible for filming and editing promotional videos for clients and delivering them in a timely manner.
Ensuring other crew members are aware of strict health and safety practices while on film sets.
Contributing to brain storm sessions and scripting creative treatments with fellow crew members.
Communicating and collaborating with clients to meet their demands for the project.

Irish Cancer Society, Cork 2011 – Feb.2015

Charity Shop Volunteer

Areas of responsibilities:

Assisting in all areas of the Charity Shop in a volunteer capacity.
Working the till and laser machine and ensuring all monies are correct at all times.
Dealing with customers and continually demonstrating exceptional customer service to ensure their return.

Boston Scientific, Cork 2014 -2015 and 2012 -2013

Product Builder/Material Handler

Areas of responsibilities:

Responsible for a number of tasks related to the challenging and demanding manufacturing environment.
Working as an integral part of a team to ensure all targets and deadlines were met in a pro-active and efficient manner.
Experienced in working in a Cleanroom Environment.
Adhering to Standard Operating Procedures and completing all documentation in an accurate manner.
Responsibility for releasing/closing orders as well as Material Handling.
Full adherence to all organizational policies, procedures and regulatory requirements including Health & Safety regulations and requirements.

Jay Commercials 2008 – 2012

General Operative

Areas of responsibilities:

Completing a full range of tasks as required and directed.
Maintaining the stores areas and garage to the required standards and in line with various regulations including Health & Safety.
Collecting and delivering parts as required and in line with specific orders and requirements.
Completing all work in an efficient manner and meeting all deadlines as required.

Hobbies & Interests

Sport – Interested in and have played almost every kind of sport but Taekwondo would be my favourite. Achieved a 2nd Dan Black Belt and have competed in competitions on a regular basis. Competed in a charity boxing event for Friends of Leukaemia Patients Cork.

Music – Music is a huge passion of mine and I love all kinds of music.

Studied piano and acoustic guitar.

Movies – I consider myself to be a Movie fan. I go to the Cinema very often and read as many reviews as I can.

References available on request

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