Richard Evans is an innovative and bright professional who has just finished working at DegreeArt.com. He is a strong communicator with great interpersonal skills. Motivated by success, he has an excellent record of delivering projects that meet business priorities. With a BA Honors Degree in Design from Plymouth University, he is a creative thinker and thrives in a collaborative environment. As an excellent people person, he is able to engage with a wide range of stakeholders.
As Sales Consultant, it was Richard's role to drive profitability into the business. Richard worked with Corporate and Private clients to respond to creative briefs, manage the Sales pipeline and close sales leads. Richard developed relationships with existing and prospective clients with a focus on generating sales and repeat businesses.
Richard was responsible for generating over £243,000 worth of income whilst at the RSPB. He successfully executed numerous Direct Email Marketing campaigns to recruit new fundraisers. Over the course of two and half years, Richard managed the relationships of over 170 volunteers to increase RSPB's (Southwest) voluntary income by 8% each year.
ichard held the position of Vice President of Societies and Sport in the Executive Team at UPSU after graduating from Plymouth University. Elected with a mandate to represent Plymouth University students, locally at UPSU & Plymouth University and nationally he worked at a senior level within the HE environment achieving his manifesto commitments and enhancing the Student experience.
Richard spent 3 years completing a Bachelor of Arts Degree with Honors in Three Dimensional Design: Designer Maker. His main focus of design was around making practical furniture inspired by the natural and built environment. He developed a range of transferable "making skills" using a broad range of materials from Wood and Metal through to plastics and ceramics.