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Curriculum Vitae


John Barry Wright
BSc Hons(Open)

Degree ceremony 2002 - ICC

Schools

1964 - 1969 - Tamworth Grammar School and Polesworth High School.

Courses and Achievements

  • O-levels: English Language, Maths, Physics with Chemistry, Chemistry, Physics, German
  • Job Instruction Techniques - Mercia Training, Tamworth (1984)
  • 1 year German intermediate (1985-1986)
  • 3 months further German with the Open Learning Programme (1988)
  • O.N.C. Business & Finance - BTEC, 1988
  • RPGII programming, IBM Birmingham (1990)
  • I.I.M. Certificate in Computing and Management Information Systems 1990
  • Open University T102 Foundation course "Living with Technology" 1991
  • Open University M205 "Fundamentals of Computing" 1992
  • Open University DT200 "I.T. - Technological & Sociological issues 1993
  • FLIC, LCCI Intermediate German - pass 1993
  • Intermediate German - FLIC, LCCI - 1993
  • 1 year German Advanced - FLIC, LCCI (1993-94)
  • Introduction to RPG/400 programming (1996)
  • Synon, Design to Construction parts 1 & 2 (1997)
  • Open University MU120 "Open Mathematics" 1999
  • Open University M206 "Computing - An Object-Oriented Approach" 2000
  • Open University M301 "Software Systems and their Development" 2001
  • Open University Awarded Diploma in Computing 2001
  • Open University M358 "Relational Databases" 2002
  • Open University Awarded Bachelor of Science 2002
  • Open Universtiy Awarded Certificate in Computing & Mathematics 2004
  • City & Guilds 2377-11 Level 3 Certificate of Management of Electrical Equipment Maintenance - 2008
  • City & Guilds 2377-12 Level 3 Certificate for the Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (P.A.T) - 2008
  • Open University TT380 - 2010
  • Open University TT381 - 2010
  • Open University TT382 - 2011
  • Open University Awarded Class 3 Honours - 2011

  • Positions Held


  • 2012 on - Self Employed.
  • 2010 - 2012 - ICT Technician, Howard Primary School (Staffs CC).
  • 2007 on - Self Employed.
  • 1996 - 2007 - Senior Analyst Programmer, IMI Norgren.
  • 1989 - 1996 - Data Processing Manager, Gill's Cables Ltd.
  • 1989 - 1989 - Material Control Manager, Happich Auto Trim Ltd.
  • 1988 - 1989 - Sales Liaison Analyst, CTP Gill's Cables Ltd.
  • 1982 - 1988 - Stores Supervisor/ Material controller, Gill's Cables Ltd.
  • 1974 - 1982 - Driver, CTP Gill's Cables Ltd.
  • 1972 - 1974 - Disc Jockey, Rebeccas - part of the - Eddie Fewtrell empire.

  • Career Experience:

    KBM (AS400) since 1996 and MAPICS (S36/AS36) prior. MRP, Customer and supplier scheduling, stock control, stocktaking procedures and inventory management control. Engineering and product structure maintenance. Working knowledge of Statistical Process Control and ISO9000 requirements. Maintenance, analysis and progressing of customer schedules, work orders and production programming. Customer and supplier liaison. Implementation of PC based Time and Attendance Management System. Procurement of hardware and software. Implementation of AS400/advanced 36. IGP labelling software. EDI (Edifact/Odette) import and export file creation and reading. Last job role involved supporting six UK and European KBM-equipped sites with hundreds of users. I was also actively in the migration of data into JDEdwards One World system that brought about my eventual redundancy. Competent in HTML,PHP and SQL. Maintain a number of professional websites in the entertainment, leisure and corporate spheres.
    Three years voluntary ICT support at Howard Primary School, developed and installed Server network and website. Instrumental in gaining Outstanding status for school - page 5 Ofsted report 2011.

    Languages:

    Competent in German.

    Licences:

    LGV class 1 (1981)
    PCV class 1 (1982)
    NPPL(M) - National Private Pilots Licence (microlight)

    Interests:

    Flying, motorcycling, cycling, amateur dramatics, singing, web design, music.

    Ambition:

    To fly my microlight to the seaside, perhaps Skegness.