Curriculum Vitae of Paul Swanton
ADDRESS: 17 EltinsWood,Kinsale,CoCork.
PHONENO: (086) 1023355
I am currently in fourth year of a four years Bachelor of Business (hons) in Accounting in Cork
Institute of Technology. I have both excellent academic results, averaging 71% over the first three
yearsand extensive experience acrossdifferentsectors. Iamanxioustogain some more experience,
to achieve a better understanding of the duties and demands of the accountancy profession.
EDUCATION & TRAINING
2014 – Present Cork Institute of Technology
Bachelorof Business(Hons) Accounting(Level8)
2013 – 2016 Cork Institute of Technology
Bachelorof Business(Accounting) degree (Level 7)
2011 - 2012 Businesstraining,internal course inRCIcall centre.
2009 - 2010 CodedWeldingCertificate,CITnighttime course.
March 2008 Certin safetymanagement,IOSH.Internal course inRCIcall centre.
2005 - 2006 Diplomainbuilding&construction.StJohnsCollege.
1993 – 1994 LeavingCertificate.
Team leaderandplayer,skipperof aGK24 yacht, racing outof Kinsale YachtClub.
Organizationskills;developedthroughmyrole asSailingSecretary of MonkstownBaySailing
Fitzgerald&Partners,9 Pearse Street,Kinsale,Co.Cork.
Workedfor Fitzgerald&Partnersforthe monthsof June,JulyandAugust.
Weeklyandmonthlyclientwage computation,usingthe Thesaurussoftware payrollsystem
Workedfor HurleyAccountancyforthe monthsof June and Julyfull time andparttime in
Workingon VATreturnsand Sole traderend of year returnsusingthe Sage accountssystem.
Dutieswere torecordthe purchasesinvoice,the suppliername andthe netandgross costs,
Alongwiththe recordingof salesandthe reconciliationof the bankstatements.
OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE
Aug2006 – Dec 2012 RCI IrelandLtd,Mahon
June 1993 – October2005 Hostel Owner/Manager:Kelly’sHostel CorkCity.
Purchaseda suitable propertyandcarriedoutall of the necessaryconversionsneededfora
Setup the businessandsuccessfullyoperatedit.Managedall aspectsof the financial
accounts,hiredand trainedstaff andcompletedall maintenanceprojectsinthe building.
1985-1993 General Operative:London
1981-1985 Metal Fabricator: J. G. Swanton& Sons
INTERESTS AND ACHIEVEMENTS
Sailing: Member of Kinsale Yacht Club. Race a GK24 yacht throughout the summer.
o Irish Laser Master Champion 2005.
in the World Masters Championships 2005.
Diving: Achieved an open water scuba diving licence. Scuba-dived off Turkey, Tenerife,
Grand Cayman and Ireland.
Charity work: Went to Belarus in 2002-2003 as part of the Belarusian Orphanage project to
build play grounds in the Novinki orphanage’s for high dependency children and adults
SylviaDempsey(Lecturer) Cormac Fitzgerald
Cork Institute of Technology 9 Pearse Street,