University of Cambridge educated Project Manager - UK defence project, FTSE 100 engineering firm. I lead a team focussed on strategic product development focussing on meeting Customer needs and demonstrating value for money.
During the last 5 years I have worked on projects with budgets of a few thousand pounds to a few billion pounds, for UK Government clients and commercial sector clients. I specialise in project management and business improvement, with experience also in supply chain management, project leadership, contracting and strategic workforce planning
Commercial Manager - Customer bids
Procurement Lead - Consultancy procurement, production of business case and cost benegit analysis prior to multi million pound negotiation of joint training services and facilities contract
Strategic Workforce Planning lead - conducting rollout of Strategic Workforce Planning as key input to annual business planning for a UK based firm of 50,000 employees. Analysis of macro- and micro-environmental factors which influence resource supply and demand. Evaluation against company strategy and availability of critical revenue-producing skills
Business improvement & efficiency optimisation of commercial venture in highly competitive aerospace market with focus on optimising inventory processing, stockholding & time utilisation
I regularly support initiatives to get young people into Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths (STEM) subjects, including careers evenings, mentoring and feedback on CVs/resumes.
My career to date has spanned 5 locations across the UK and included one year working in Melbourne, Australia. I am more than happy to speak to anyone considering an international move for their career, including how to settle into a new country without any friends or family.