Start date with DI: January 2009
Where I am based: Bristol, UK
What I do: I work across DI managing and coordinating various programmes and projects to ensure that there is cross team communication and collaboration. I monitor both financial and human resources to maximise efficiency and report on progress against key deliverables both internally and externally.
Previous experience: I worked for three years as Programme Officer on various programmes in DI, including Global Humanitarian Assistance and aidinfo. I have also assisted with a number of consultancy projects, including the evaluation of Sida’s humanitarian assistance.
Before coming to DI I completed a Masters in International Social Development and a five week volunteer project in Kenya. Prior to this I completed a year working for the British Council in Mexico City as a teaching assistant.
Likes: Mexican food, cappuccinos, sewing, spreadsheets, organising, camping, riding, dancing
Dislikes: Mushrooms, disorganisation