WORK EXPERIENCE

Work Experience

After completing my Multimedia degree at NUI Maynooth in 2014, I spent almost 2 years working as a Digital Marketing Executive at Goldfish Marketing in Dublin, before moving to Canada on a 2-year working holiday visa in 2016. Since returning home to Ireland in late 2018, I have been working as Digital Marketing Executive at the Aura Holohan Group.


Aura Holohan Group

Nov 2018 - Present
Digital Marketing Executive

Since starting at the Aura Holohan Group I have gained invaluable experience working within a small marketing team. The Aura Holohan group is one of the largest leisure operators in Ireland, running 10 Aura Leisure centres, 4 Anytime Fitness gyms and DKIT Sport.

  • Managing, Creating and Scheduling content for all social media channels
  • Managing and Scheduling email and SMS campaigns
  • Updating and managing multiple websites through Wordpress and liasing with developers and SEO agency
  • Creating and sending Digital Marketing reports to the Marketing Manager
  • Designing web and print projects using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Filmimg, editimg and animating video for our social media cahnnels using Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects
  • Providing support to Operations Managers delivering training to Digital Champions as and when required.
  • Creating and Managing paid social media and google adwords campaigns
  • Reporting all results from campaigns to Marketing Manager

Goldfish Marketing

Nov 2014 - Sep 2016
Digital Marketing Executive

During my time at Goldfish Marketing I gained experience in email marketing and design, social media marketing and managing various client websites. Working as part of a small team I was responsible for designing and creating daily email campaigns, as well as managing and reporting on sends through our email service provider, Smartfocus.

  • Designing, creating and editing existing email campaigns for various finance, mobile and online gaming products.
  • Various Graphic Design projects using Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator, including designing marketing emails from scratch, using appropriate assets and keeping in line with brand guidelines.
  • Fully converting email graphic designs into fully functioning emails using HTML and CSS ensuring compatibility across multiple email clients and browsers.
  • Testing all marketing emails, ensuring they display correctly across multiple email clients and browsers.
  • Measuring and reporting results from all marketing campaigns, through client online portals and reports.
  • Managing, Scheduling and Executing SMS campaigns.
  • Creating and updating various websites, WordPress sites & social media content.

Drury Court Hotel

Sep 2012 - May 2013
Digital Marketing Intern

As part of my Multimedia degree, I was required to undertake an internship during my third year of study. I completed a Digital Marketing internship in a busy Dublin city centre hotel, the Drury Court Hotel and its attached bar and restraunt, Bia Bar (now Pmac's).

  • Managing and updating all social media accounts for the Drury Court Hotel and Bia Bar.
  • Filming and editing promotional videos the hotel and bar.
  • Designing and creating menus, guest questionnaires, posters and other promotional materials using Adobe suite.
  • Reviewing guest questionnaires and reviews received online and compiling reports for the hotel and bar managers.
  • Conducting marketing research and comparisons to ensure we remained attractive and competitive in a busy city center location.
  • Responding to reviews and customers queries received through social media channels.

Other Work Experience


During my 2 years in Canada I worked in a number of different positions while living in Whistler, one of the most well known ski resorts in North America. I gained some invaluable experience and improved on many transferable skills.

Date Role Company
Apr 2017 - Sep 2018 Senior Greenkeeper Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Course
Dec 2016 - Apr 2017 Banquet Server Fairmont Chateau Whistler
Nov 2016 - Apr2017 Food Station Attendant Rendezvous Lodge, Whistler
Sep 2016 - Oct 2016 Data Entry Clerk Lululemon Athletica, Vancouver

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