Jenny Foulds

Business Communications Consultant

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  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom

About me

 

A versatile, creative and confident person with a “Can Do” attitude and excellent communication skills. A quick learner, who has an intuitive grasp of information technology and the ability to use initiative. Able to work alone or in a team environment with a flexible approach and a friendly attitude. Utterly trustworthy and is professional whilst maintaining a good sense of humour.

Skills

 

  • Events
  • Film
  • Marketing PR
  • TV
  • Excel
  • Illustrator
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Imovie
  • Premier Pro CS6
  • Wordpress Basic
  • Commuications
  • Mac and PC Literate

Work history

Currently

Owner & Curator

Happy Graffiti

Nov 2011
  • Creation of website and brand that promotes street art and graffiti as a positive art form Marketing and promoting the brand Publishing a book with Octopus publishing with 6000 copies sold Books sold in outlets including Urban Outfitters, Waterstones and Foyles Writing content for and maintaining & growing all aspects of social media Instagram - 28000 followers Facebook - 35000 likes Twitter - 2500 Followers Relationship management with artists and other people in the urban art industry Photographing art and artists as they work Interviewing Artists Creating and overseeing exhibition events

2016

Creator & Curator

Happy Graffiti

Nov 2011 - Mar 2016
  • Creation of website and brand that promotes street art and graffiti as a positive art form Marketing and promoting the brand Publishing a book with Octopus publishing with 6000 copies sold Books sold in outlets including Urban Outfitters, Waterstones and Foyles Writing content for and maintaining & growing all aspects of social media Instagram - 28000 followers Facebook - 35000 likes Twitter - 2500 Followers Relationship management with artists and other people in the urban art industry Photographing art and artists as they work Interviewing Artists Creating and overseeing exhibition events

2015

Executive Assistant to Director of Global Communications

Standard Life Investments

Jul 2006 - Jul 2015
  • To support the Head of Global Communications/Exec director with their secretarial & administrative needs, including coordination of internal and external meetings, conference calls, travel arrangements, diary and email management. Working with absolute discretion and confidentiality Supporting the CEO when he is in London Ongoing support for the Head of GCG Supporting Board Directors when they are in London Assist with the preparation of various papers/actions logs and attend meetings as necessary. Processing expenses, invoices and purchase orders as required. Everyday involvement in Business Continuity Gaining an understanding and working closely with both the press team and Internal communications team. Ongoing Public Speaking coaching to various people in the senior management team

2015

Business Communications Consultant

Standard Life Investments

Jun 2014 - Jun 2015
  • Providing public speaking support and coaching for one off events or as an ongoing programme, to all areas of the business where needed. Working closely with the Press team and involvement in Media Training for clients and internal customers To establish and maintain good relationships with all areas of the business. Being a part of the Internal Communications team and supporting large corporate events and projects e.g. Annual Conference, Annual Celebration, Ignis acquisition Working with absolute discretion and confidentiality Regular production of detailed Powerpoint slides and presentations -Sourcing and researching information. Provide assistance on ad hoc projects and the organisation of events

2009

Marketing Project Manager

Standard Life Invesments

May 2009 - Sep 2009
  • 3 month secondment in the Marketing Team as a Project Manager Involvement in several campaigns from start to finish Discussing budgets and outcomes with the internal customer Brainstorming ideas with all involved areas Guiding all aspects of the project Copy, Design, Events Involvement in Events

2008

Actor

Various Production Companies

Mar 1994 - Aug 2008
  • I've had experience on film sets since from the age of 14. Not only on the acting front but understanding each the part which each member of the crew plays as well as the equipment used. All of my acting work has been in TV/film format, almost all of which has been broadcast. I have worked with various production companies including SMG, BBC & Scottish Screen. Due to the transient nature of the business, I was able to pick up many different skills. My acting career has given me confidence, whilst teaching me discipline and patience. These skills can be transferred into my personal life and work life too. Several TV productions including Rebus, MurderRooms and Taggart Several short films A number of feature films A regular on the BBC series ‘Two Thousand Acres of Sky’ for 16 episodes over 2 years.

2006

Admin & PA

Various Temporary Roles

May 2002 - Aug 2006
  • Providing administrative and secretarial support to various companies. Ad hoc photocopying, typing, faxing, printing and binding presentations. Preparing CV for recruitment consultants. Diary Management. Travel Arrangements. Expenses. Creating presentations. Meeting and greeting guests. Producing Fund Valuations and end of month reports for a Global Equities team.

Education

1997

Highers

The Mary Erskine School Edinburgh

Jul 1990 - May 1997
  • Higher Grades - English(B), Drama(B), Craft and Design(C) Standard Grades - English(2),French(2), History(2), German(3), Maths(3), Biology(3) GCSE - Craft and Design(B)