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Summary

Technically minded IT Support and Business Professional Consultant with over 25 years experience leading information technology, project management, IT systems support, infrastructure support, BAU, as a freelance IT / Business / Management Consultant. Proven success executing IT projects, planning and development to execution and enhancement, providing cost-effective solutions and service delivery, delivering technical support to resolve issues while deploying system servers and applications, adhering to best practices.

A true leader, able to manage global project delivery teams and build strong rapports with internal stakeholders, customers, and suppliers to drive process improvements, bottom-line gains, and a competitive advantage.

An elite communicator, able to transform strategic ideas into reality by interacting with management team, Infrastructure team, stakeholders, and all top level executives.

Contract Roles

  • IT Service / Project Delivery Manager
  • IT Systems Manager
  • Help desk / Customer Services Orchestrator
  • IT Systems Administrator
  • 3rd/4th Line Network / Server Consultant
  • Network / Server / Desktop Architect
  • Business Systems Analyst
  • 1st/2nd/3rd Level Desktop Support Analyst
  • Technical / Financial Software Trainer / Coordinator / Author
  • Wintel Analyst
  • Project / Product Implementation Consultant

Employment History

April 2007 to Present Day
Titan Atlas Limited Northampton, Northamptonshire
Director - Business / Systems Consultant
December 2018 to July 2020
Cognita Schools – Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
3rd Line Senior BAU Engineer / Project Delivery Consultant
February 2018 to December 2018
Bakkavor – Spalding, Lincolnshire
Project Delivery Analyst - Technical Consultant
December 2017 to January 2018
ABM Catering Limited – Warwick, Warwickshire
Interim IT Manager - Technical Consultant
August 2016 to April 2017
AB Foods PLC (Associated British Foods) – Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
PMO Office Technical Consultant
February 2015 to July 2016
FIS Global (Fidelity Information Systems) – Leicester, Leicestershire
Wintel Consultant, Administrator / Wintel Customer Dedicated Support Manager
November 2014 to February 2015
(LGO) Local Government Ombudsman – Coventry, Warwickshire
Project Delivery Manager / Project Consultant
December 2011 to November 2014
Perkins Engines (Caterpillar) Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Wintel Analyst / Business Systems Consultant
August 2011 to November 5th 2011
SIMS Metal Management – Long Marston, Warwickshire
Technical Systems / DRP Development Consultant
April 2007 to January 2011
AHDB (Agriculture & Horticulture Development Board) Warwick, Warwickshire
IT Systems Consultant / Desktop & Server Architect
January 2007 to April 2007
MLC (Meat & Livestock Commission) – Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Systems Support Consultant
November 2005 to December 2006
Northgate IS (Information Systems)Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senior Support Consultant / Technical Architect
July 2005 to September 2005
IBM / Boots PLC - (Head Office) Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Wintel Technical Systems Consultant
November 2004 to June 2005
Northgate IS (Information Systems)Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Systems Analyst / Technical Author
February 2003 to September 2004
Isotrak Limited – Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Internal Systems Support Manager
August 2002 to February 2003 - Nord-Anglia PIE (Partners in Education) – Milton Keynes - IT Manager / Business Analyst
September 2001 to August 2002 - ARK-H Handling LimitedWilstead, Bedford - IT Manager / Business Analyst / Project Manager
March 2001 to September 2001 - Productive Computer Insight LimitedPeterborough - Technical Support Consultant
September 2000 to March 2001 - TWICambridge - Business Systems Analyst / Project Co-Ordinator / Technical Mentor
January 2000 to August 2000 - e-Net Technology LimitedBath, Avon - Internal Systems Analyst / Technical Server Architect
May 1999 to December 1999 - Smithkline BeechamLondon - Finance and DRP Trainer / Technical Author
October 1998 to May 1999 - 'ComputaCenter' (Clarks Shoes)Street, Somerset - 3rd Level Technical Systems Support Consultant
June 1998 to October 1998 - IBM / Price Waterhouse / Coopers and LybrandDublin, Ireland Systems Implementation Consultant