James Paul MARKEY

Hi, my name's James.

Based in England and France. I have experience in managing retail (~10yrs as Store/Area Manager) and software and development (~2yrs as Head of Commerce / Product Owner) projects.

Currently looking to take on an exciting project for JPMentors and looking forward to gaining more experience.

Please get in contact.

Skills



I've been involved in projects covering the following areas:

Workflow
  • Retail management
  • Office management
  • Agile Development & Scrum
  • Remote working & management

    Tools

  • Programming Languages & Frameworks
  • C++
  • C
  • Qt
  • QML

Work Experience



Founder

During this time worked on short projects with:
• Unilever / Wave: Retail store.
• NHS Property Services: Procurement.
• HRV Simulation: VR.

Feb 2016 - Present

HEAD OF COMMERCE & PRODUCT

Helping take a 12 year research and development project in dentistry through to commercialisation stage through JPMentors on contract.
• 10+ person team.
• Average deal: €250-500,000. Pipeline: €2m+.

Jan 2018 - Present

STORE MANAGER (£5M+) / AREA MANAGER (£40M+)

Aug 2008 - Feb 2016

Life Experience



Education



Open University (UK)

Bachelor of Art
International Business Strategy

Currently on track to realise a first-class degree with the Open University, achieved over several years whilst working full time.

Expected Graduation: July 2019

Oxford University

OSS - Retail Business

A crash-course in retail management from top industry figures: then CEO of John Lewis, author Martin Butler and others.

August 2009

Awards



  • 2018 - Startup competition finalist - Santander & Open University
  • 2015 - 1st Place - store manager competition - Russell & Bromley
  • 2014 - Top sales increase of 72% - Russell & Bromley