• John M
  • Last/current workplace: Get Psyched
  • 27 years old from Brisbane, QLD

Introduction

Hi, My name is John and I'm one of the most loyal and hardworking employees you'll find around. I like taking pride in my work, what ever the job is. There's no point doing something, unless you do it right! I'm currently looking for work in accounting, but am more than happy to take anything on, so give e a shot. Cheers John

Employment History

  • Get Psyched

    • Feb 2013 - Current
    Get Psyched is QUT's Student Body Association for Psychology. Position: Treasurer Duties and Responsibilities: Create a whole new accounting and information system using Excel and Access. Create and implement accounting controls and procedures, and make other members aware of such controls. Collecting and disbursing funds, while ensuring appropriate record are kept and are detailed. It was my duty to ensure the members had an understanding of the association’s finances, through semesterly reports explaining the income statement and balance sheet. I was also part of the Psychology Student Advisory Committee separate to Get Psyched, as a dual degree representative to offer feedback to the unit coordinators and professors.
  • Mar Thoma Church Brisbane Incorprated

    • Sep 2012 - Current
    Position: Accountant (youngest committee member in the history of the church) Duties and Responsibilities: To maintain and develop the accounting system in place, in accordance with the directive of the committee and the Australian tax laws. This required me to ensure that transaction and book keeping procedures were followed, and that data integrity was maintained. Such jobs utilized both Excel and MYOB and included: Bank reconciliations Updating the asset, payment and receipt registers Maintaining controls when collecting and disbursing cash Update Income Statement and Balance Sheets Create periodic reports for the committee Liaise with the previous committee and current members Ensure timely payments to our suppliers and service providers Submit tax statements to ATO electronically and manually
  • Fastair Services

    • Mar 2011 - Mar 2013
    Position: Sales and Procurement Assistant Duties and Responsibilities: To assist account managers with the selling, purchasing and procuring of whatever our international customers may have required, and other general administrative duties. This involved researching and obtaining the required items and negotiating with our suppliers for the best prices and ensuring lead times are followed, using the custom database and software the company has.
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    McDonalds Australia

    • Apr 2007 - Current
    Position: Crew Trainer* Duties and Responsibilities: Training and guiding new crew at the same time making them feel welcome. Ensuring crew are correctly following policies and procedures. Managing, filing and entering paperwork related to the crew training system and store inventory into the store database. Managing crew during peak periods in the absence of a manager. Receiving and rotating stock according to the FIFO policy, and understanding the required stock levels for the store. Food safety: ensuring raw and finished product met food safety regulations and McDonald’s quality standards. Dealing with customer complaints on counter, ensuring they leave well satisfied. Equipment Maintenance Performance Highlights Received a Mention of Excellence for following policies and procedures exactly during peak periods, calmly and efficiently, from McDonalds HQ during a Store Operations Review Crew Member of the Month (December 2007) Crew Member of the Year (2010) (Mike Bolton Award)

Skills

  • Database Management
  • Banking
  • Purchasing Officer
  • Microsoft Office
  • Cash Register Operation
  • Budgeting
  • Data Entry
  • Event Work
  • Stock Control
  • Catering Assistant
  • Microsoft Access
  • File Management
  • Food Handling and Preparation
  • Driver
  • Staff Management and Supervising
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Accounting
  • MYOB

Certificates

  • Bachelor of Psychology
  • Bachelor of Business

Education History

  • McDonalds current

    • From Aug 2013 - Current
    Certificate 3 in Retail Operations (MDP 1)
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    Queensland University of Technology current

    • From Aug 2010 - Current
    (Third Year Student) Bachelor of Business (majoring in Accounting) and Bachelor of Psychology Institution: Queensland University of Technology (Gardens Point)
  • Ferny Grove State High School

    • Aug 2007 - Jan 2009
    Graduated High School with an: OP 10 QCS score: A Subjects: English, Maths B, Maths C, Physics, IPT and Accounting

Personality Type

The Caregivers

Extroverted
Introverted
Sensing
iNtuitive
Thinker
Feeler
Judger
Perceiver