Debenhams, Taunton

1971 - 1973

Junior Programmer, then Programmer

Responsibilities:

Programming for Food Catalogue, Stores Database, Share Registration, Sales Forecasting, Merchandise Control and Payroll systems.

Assisted with the introduction of VAT to the stores database.

Environment:

ICL 1904A, ICL 1903S under GEORGE 3, using PLAN, COBOL, and FORTRAN. Philips P352 using Philips machine code.