- Nottingham, GB
- £7 /hr
- Available now
Excels in building and maintaining mutually beneficial relationships, operation, delivery and solution focussed thinking.
Extensive experience in developing initatives and projectsmore...Excels in building and maintaining mutually beneficial relationships, operation, delivery and solution focussed thinking.
Extensive experience in developing initatives and projects around business growth and sectorial development.
Experience in both strategic planning and hands on delivery of operational projects.
A well-rounded skills base that can be applied to any market, business or functional area.
Innovative, proactive and logical.
Practically minded, versatile and a creative thinker. Enthusiastic, reliable, determined and responds well to challenges and changes in project scope.
Self motivated and sociable, with an ability to build rapport with others.
Outgoing personality and friendly.
Passion and interest for design and interior styling.
Area Covered: Project Management, Relationship and People Management, Solution Focused Thinking, Partnership Development, Event Management, Impact and Influence, Leadership, Business Strategy, Business Support and Marketing.
Work Experience Summary: Led on strategy development of a Business Innovation Centre writing European Regional Development Fund applications, project planning, identifying and building relationships, budgetary management.
Management of KiosKiosK;offering a commercial platform for entrepreneurs and designers.
Developed an online survey gathering business development intelligence giving unique insight into moulding future service provision.
Instigated and facilitated a successful mentoring workshop for entrepreneurs and business leaders.
Management of a business delegation to MIPIM (International Property Show, Cannes, France) 07 and 08. Management of itinerary including attendance, accommodation, travel, business meetings and seminars held for an international audience of up to 60.
Management of a Local Designers Market sourcing location, logistical arrangements and PR. 16 businesses gained a profit of over £4,000 in two days.
Project managed Nottingham’s 2012 World Design Capital bid. Resulted in local, national and international awareness.
Strategically delivered Creative October; a city wide initiative about business development; faciliating over 60 events. Results were increased GVA and footfall to Nottingham, national PR, international collaborative opportunities and a citywide commitment for it to continue.
Galvanised support and lobbyed, via my strong negotiation and relationship building abilities key decision makers within the council and strategic organisations to become part of Creative October; resulting in attracting internationally known events Gamecity and The British Art Show as well as over 60 individual events.
Led a strategic review of creative industries in Nottingham, leading a group of private and public sector organisations identifying barriers to growth and strategic development. I wrote the City’s Strategy for the development of Creative Industries in Nottingham as a result.
Management of design companies for brochures, leaflets and PR for the WDC bid.
Freelance Consultant - Project Management and Strategic Business Development