- Kelty, GB
- £20 /hr
- Available now
Through a number of roles in the private, public and voluntary sectors, I have gained experience in areas such as finance, office management and administration, youth work, footballmore...Through a number of roles in the private, public and voluntary sectors, I have gained experience in areas such as finance, office management and administration, youth work, football coaching, trusteeship, strategic management, PR and communications, fundraising, marketing, social networking, etc.
I have recently co-founded the Fife Sports Foundation, a new organisation based in Fife, looking to promote social integration and community development within the area, and would welcome any positive ideas, offers of involvement/partnership, etc.
Also, if your organisation could benefit from the provision of some business support services, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your requirements.
Area Covered: KIRKCALDY, UNITED KINGDOM
Industry: Nonprofit Organization Management
Job Title: Consultant
Company: In The Pink PR
Description: In the pink PR is an Edinburgh, Scotland based freelance consultancy with a range of expertise in a variety of disciplines right up to executive director level. We specialise in providing business consultancy in the third sector.
We offer a range of services to SME'S, Social Enterprises, Charities and Start-up's.
We offer business development, fundraising, PR, website copy-writing and social media.
We are reasonably priced and offer a bespoke service with fees charged on a sliding scale, enabling us to work with a range of organisations from start-up's with a limited budget right through to companies looking to grow, develop, diversify and expand into new markets.
Job Title: Independent Community Advocate
Company: Simply Fundraising
Job Title: Director
Company: Fife Sports Foundation
Description: Fife Sports Foundation is a social enterprise aimed at encouraging participation in sport in the Fife local authority area, with a view to improving the quality of life for all in the region, through promotion of social inclusion, healthier living, and greater community involvement in our towns and villages.
Job Title: Trustee & Director
Company: Home-Start Lochgelly
Description: Each local Home-Start is an independently registered charity that supports local families in exactly the way that is needed in its local community. Each local Home-Start is set up and run by people from the local area, and is responsible for raising all its own funds. The (usually) small local staff team recruits and trains local volunteers and carefully matches them with local families who need support. Each local Home-Start is managed by a board of volunteer trustees. The constitution of a local Home-Start is based on a nationally agreed model, adapted for local circumstances. This structure is commonplace in the voluntary sector where independent charities adhere to a national framework for core functions, standards, policies and good practice, but stand alone financially and in terms of local accountability.
Job Title: Expenses & Payments Team
Company: Balfour Beatty Construction Scottish & Southern
Description: Conceived the idea of a spreadsheet-based template for claiming expenses, which provides a significant cost and time-saving benefit to the Business, also facilitating data capture for statutory reporting requirements on VAT, Carbon Reduction and taxable benefits. The template has been endorsed by all BB Group Companies within the construction and civil engineering divisions of the UK.
Completely overhauled the procedures for claiming staff expenses, as well as the administration of Site Petty Cash, and VISA Purchasing Cards.
Overseeing the Expenses Team for a period of 7 years, during which time the levels of both workload and productivity, with around 40,000 claims being processed per annum, and 95% of these achieving Service Level Agreement targets.
The creation of a Site Contacts List database, which details all projects, key staff, contact details, as well as embedded examples of Authorised Signatories for each project.
Became Chair of the Staff Association within two years of joining, and was able to negotiate benefits for members, such as regular private medicals, 5-yearly Long Service Awards, additional Annual Leave, and payment for First Aiders and Fire Wardens.
Job Title: Volunteer Services for any UK-registered charities
Company: Various Companies
Job Title: Trustee Director
Company: Scottish Pre-school Play Association
Description: Introduced an out-sourced Lottery scheme, to maximise fundraising potential, and free up human resources at Head Office.
Leading identification of fundraising activities within organisation, and also driving forward improved public awareness of the Charity's brand;
Reviewing market audience for organisation's publications, such as membership magazine 'First Five';
Encouraged staff and directors to communicate electronically, via VoIP, Instant Messaging, Video Conferencing and so on, to reduce costs, and make meetings more time-effective.
Identified and introduced several sources of small-scale income generation, and also methods of making existing expenditure more effective.
Job Title: Subcontract Ledger Clerk
Company: Balfour Beatty Construction
Degree: BA/BSc (Hons)
Field of Study: Business & Management, Early Years & Information Technology
University / College: The Open University
Degree: CMI Diploma
Field of Study: Management
University / College: Carnegie College
Field of Study: Management
University / College: Chartered Management Institute
Field of Study: Computing
University / College: Lauder College
Degree: BA/BSc 'Open' Degree
University / College: The Open University On