[ Resume ]

Experience

2014-Present City Innovation Team Manager: Bristol City Council

Responsible for managing bid and partnership development function. Wrote Bristol's successful bid for Horizon 2020 Smart Cities and Communites Lighthouse project, 'REPLICATE'.

2011-2014 Future City Team Manager: Bristol City Council

Responsible for managing Bristol City Council’s Future City Team and delivering a £15m+ European and National Government funded programme of digital infrastructure, digital innovation and digital inclusion projects.

2009-2011 Senior Programme Manager: Connecting Bristol

Managing and delivering the Connecting Bristol programme of prominent and complex European and UK funded IT projects.

2009 Project Manager: Eduserv

Managing full life-cycle of high profile web projects including developments for Great Yarmouth PCT, National Gallery of Ireland and Victim Support.

2003-2009 Owner and Director: Accessibility Works Ltd

Working on a range of technology projects through my consultancy, including managing the evaluation of the National eDemocracy Project for DCLG. Key clients included Bristol City Council and Virgin Mobile.

1998-2002 Internet Manager: British Waterways

Managing the strategic and technical direction of all British Waterways Internet/ Internet sites.

Key Skills

PRINCE2

99%

Report & Bid Writing

99%

Personnel Management

90%

Public Speaking & Presenting

90%

MS Project

90%

Agile

75%

User Experience Testing

70%

Accessibility Audit

70%

HTML

65%

CSS

60%

Education

2002-2003 University of Bath

MSc Communication and Computing

1990-1991 Jesus College, Cambridge University

MPhil Archaeology

1987-1990 University of Liverpool

BA (hons) Archaeology

1980-1987 St Joseph’s School, Hebburn

3 ‘A’ Levels, 9 ‘O’ Levels

Awards

2015

Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation

2007

Eurocities Award for Campaign Creator project

2014

Highly Commended, Local Government Chronicle Awards for 3e Houses Project

2013

European Green Digital Charter Award for Best Set of Green Digital Projects

2009

Sitecore Site of the Year Award for Victim Support Website