Jones - Retail Assistant - Dublin, Ireland

Maura Jones

Dublin, Ireland


Retail Assistant

  • Part time


I have been told by customers I'd sell sand to the arabs. I love selling & I am a real people person and I love the satisfaction I get when a customer is happy leaving. My boss was quoted saying if something isnt selling give it to maura and she will sell it.


Work History

Sales Assistant

Duane's Pharmacy

4. Strand Street,

Duties; Dealing with customer requests
Balancing Tills
Dealing directly with reps ensuring sufficient stock for all departments i.e. Perfumes, Cosmetics, Men's Care, Toiletries, Electrical, Hair Care, Skin Care, Dermacare etc.

Receptionist for three plants, Telephonist, Travel, Car


Hire, Hotel & B&B Bookings, Flights, Invoicing, Meeting Set up etc.,


South Mall


Duties: Receptionist, Telephonist, Dealing with Customers, Cash Handling, Meeting Set up. While I worked for Golden Pages I was asked to take over the purchasing for the cork office as well as my duties above.

Receptionist, Telephonist, Technical Backup


Duties; I was approached by ESAT to be one of two people in Ireland to do technical backup for a product called the B-line unit.
Receptionist, Telephonist, Technical Backup, Organising & Liaising with Engineers to install the above. While I worked for this company I was asked to design a brochure for Conversation Piece & Electromaster. This brochure is still being used to date.

G.M. Mr. John Gately

Fitzpatrick Silver Springs Hotel

I was taken on in Silverspring Hotel as a receptionist, promoted to senior and then Head Receptionist. I also worked in the Bar and did Hostess in the restaurant at night.

Duties; Reptionistist, Telephionist, Safe Control - Floats, Ordering sufficient cash for functions etc, Rotas, Room Allocations, Accommodation Special Requests, Guest Request - i.e. Car Hire, Restaurant Bookings etc.

While I worked in Silver springs Hotel we were the first hotel in Ireland to with the Quality mark of approval.

I was also awarded staff member of the month and in turn awarded staff member of the year.

I also completed a fire training course within the company and was main first aider for the hotel and had to carry out my training successfully on several occasions.

Head Receptionist

Midleton Park Hotel

Duties: Head Receptionist, Telephonist, Room Allocations, Customer Requests, Rotas, Menus, Booking on and off site

Waitress, Night Club Staff

Lawler's Hotel

Lawlors, I worked every dept in one shift from reception, bar, waitressing, nightclub, accomodation -

Qualifications & Certifications

Loretto Convent Fermoy/St Fanahans Vocational College

intermediate certificate

Loretto Convent Fermoy

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