Michelle Parry

Building an off the grid eco accomm and event space

Level
Mid Level
Location
Lancaster, United Kingdom
Availability
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About me

Project management, relationship and events professional with a strong track record delivering results. Most recently, I’ve facilitated the logistical operations and community management of 2 groups of up to 50 people across Asia, Latin America, Europe, and Africa for 18 months. Proven results in driving impact and demand in volunteer fundraising through coordinating mass participation events for strategic charity partnerships and communicating messaging across a variety of objectives for 2 leading UK health charities.

Skills

  • Event Management
  • Community Management
  • Experience Design
  • Volunteer Management
  • Project Management
  • Operations
  • Travel Coordination
  • Customer Service
  • Marketing
  • Communications Strategy

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Cancer Research UK

    Cancer Research UK

    • Charity
  • British Heart Foundation

    British Heart Foundation

    • Charity
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    Remote Year

    Work history

    2018

    Senior Program Leader

    Remote Year

    May 2017 - Dec 2018
    • Remote, United States
    • Full Time
    • Coordinated the operations, experience, community and travel of 2 groups of up to 50 digital nomads across 16 cities in Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin America. Event manager and facilitator for an average of 20+ events each month; inclusive of professional and personal development, social impact and cultural immersion. Implemented and established on-going social responsibility projects to streamline processes and impact results in-line with organisational goals and values.

    2017

    Volunteer Resourcing Advisor

    Cancer Research UK

    Jul 2015 - Apr 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • Project delivery and full volunteer recruitment and stewardship journey for 2000+ volunteers in a fundraising event that raised over £500,000 Collaborated with 8 internal teams to implement a volunteer stewardship strategy including leading a forum for 47 area managers across the UK to align volunteer coordination at over 400 annual events.

    2015

    Project Coordinator

    British Heart Foundation

    Nov 2014 - Jun 2015
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • Coordination and delivery of a national bucket collection in over 600 Tesco stores nationwide achieving a fundraising total of £200,000, the first major activity of a three-year strategic partnership between Tesco and Diabetes UK Implemented a volunteer recruitment, stewardship process and database attracting in excess of 3000 volunteers in three months Delivered a marketing and communications plan that received regional press coverage across the four nations.

    Education

    Currently

    BA (Hons) Marketing Management

    Manchester Metropolitan University

    Sep 2006
    • Manchester, United Kingdom
    • First Class Honors

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