Employment Experience:- Information Technology Experience
Since joining Tranz Rail Ltd I have worked for the Information Technology group, known variously as Information Services, Railtechnology, and, currently, Business Services Group. Within this group, I have been a member of teams responsible for Applications development and implementation.
My role now is as our Electronic Commerce specialist.
|Marketing Focus||Prime responsibility for liaising with customers, acting as a Consultant to Tranz Rail's sales force specialising in Electronic Commerce. Involves presentations, requirements analysis, pre-sales consultations, and work process analysis.|
|Responsible for development of marketing aids and design of standards for analysis and proposals.|
|Responsible representing the Company at forums such as New Zealand Electronic Commerce and various conferences.|
|Production||Liaison with vendors and service providers.|
|Development||Lead a small, focused Project teams in the development Electronic Commerce messaging systems.|
|Build||Identify, Design and lead the build of tools for Electronic Commerce transactions for customers.|
testing, productionising and implementation of Electronic
Commerce systems and tools. Tranz Rail now has a
comprehensive and impressive Electronic Commerce
Developments in all of these areas are on-going.
My position has been and continues to be central to this process.
|Senior Business Analyst||
Other Major Project Involvement:
Amicus I - as Training Consultant
Assumed responsibility for organisation and delivery of training for the major module of this Project. It has become the core tool by which revenue for Tranz Link is calculated and recorded. Lies at the heart of Tranz Rails operation.
Amicus II - as Senior Business Analyst
This phase of the Amicus Project focused on Tranz Rail Operations, and was the delivery of a system by which Rail Operations were planned, reported, monitored and controlled. My role was relatively short-term, focusing on training planning, organisation and delivery, with a period of post-implementation support.
AIMS - as implementation Consultant
This Project was for the delivery of a work scheduling and tracking tool to Railtechnology. It involved a small team working to meet very tight deadlines, which we achieved. My role was multi-faceted, but primarily as the interface with users as Analyst (of their requirements), Trainer, and post-implementation support. It also involved a design/build role in customising the application.
Other Employment Experience
I am currently Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of the Primary School which two of my children attend, and the Convenor of the Personnel Committee (responsible for personnel matters, including appointments, appraisals and reviews) and the Curriculum Committee (responsible for overseeing the development of teaching programmes, and the implementation of new curricula).
I am also on the Executive of New Zealand Electronic Commerce, a special-interest of TUANZ, who's mission is the promotion and development of Electronic Commerce in New Zealand.
I am also a keen but strictly amateur genealogical researcher, and am in the process of compiling not only a database of my families, but also documenting their stories. I have placed extracts from these stories on the Web.
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