An experienced, Multi-disciplinary Senior Account and Project Manager. Executing creative projects with a business focused approach, encompassing client services, project management and the nitty-gritty details of production. Account Management experience from new business to client retention. Effective resourcing and management of teams from project concept to delivery. A proven history of supporting companies at a strategic level to streamline project process, identify better ways of working, workflow and budget management. The ability to turn all creative endeavours into a successful reality, employing strategic project management techniques to deliver on time and on budget. A passionate and energetic individual, with proven leadership skills, who thrives as part of a collaborative, inspirational team.
Oversee and project manage all projects for this innovative Creative & Technology studio. Business development, client retention, brief interpretation and scoping, setting rates and budgets for all accounts, strategic planning and day to day project management across digital, branding, marketing and social scopes.
Managing all processes and across the Client, PM and Creative teams, alongside running multidisciplinary projects. Day to day included; account management, pitching, proposals, scoping and forecasting. Managing production from print and digital to physical installations. Contributing strategy and insights collaboratively with CD and the creative team. Clients included: ARAM, Red Bull, U+I, Jaguar Land Rover, Beyond Manchester.
Studio Management, Resourcing and Trafficking of a 15 strong, Art Studio / Commercial Agency. New business contact, scoping and budgeting, pitches and proposals. Resourcing, HR, support and input on organisational structure and strategy. Long term forecasting and collaboration on client and business development. Interim Producer on projects including; Nike ‘Innovation Summit’, Nike ‘Milan Salone’, Rita Ora ‘X-Factor’, Selfridges ‘design studio’, Versace ‘Versus Show SS16’.
Studio Management, HR, Operations and strategic support for a unique experiential event company. Clients included: Diageo, Guinness Storehouse, Vodafone, Selfridges, Red Bull, Coca Cola, The Wellcome Collection, Museum of Sex New York.
All-encompassing Studio Management role at a rapidly expanding Creative Agency. Resourcing and trafficking projects, supporting project leads and CD’s to plan studio workflow whilst tracking all budgets. Roll out and input into the design and function of bespoke business / project management system.
Atelier studio manager, two direct reports, supervision of 30+ interns and support to a team of 8 fashion designers. Tracking and forecasting studio budgets and operation costs. Project management of seasonal and special design projects. The organisation of logistics, resourcing and set up of Atelier in Paris and Milan. Coordination of production schedules.