A bit about Sarah
MBA. Project Manager. Designer
Sarah is a member of Oxford Brookes Steering Committee for the MBA Summer School. She was invited by Oxford Brookes University to be the Graduate Speaker at the 2019 graduation ceremony and has recently volunteered for the NHS.
Sarah Hudson is a creative professional with extensive experience in research, design development, manufacturing and project management. During her career in industry she has worked for brands such as G-Plan Cabinets, The Morris Furniture Group and Ercol furniture. Sarah has a successful track record in academic, design and operational roles, demonstrated in the following achievements and awards:
Global MBA with Distinction from Oxford Brookes University
Awarded OBU Prize for ‘Best Performance’ on the MBA Programme
Invested in by Ercol for the PRINCE2 and MBA
Qualified PRINCE2 Practitioner in project management
Promoted three times at the Morris Furniture Group
BA in Furniture and Product Design from Ravensbourne
RSA Design Award
Internal prize winner with Vitra, London
Shortlisted design, London Ideal Homes Show
Scholarship, The Furniture Makers’ Company (Read more here)
Sarah has worked for:
With projects from:
SKILLS AND STRENGTHS
Sarah's creative, project management and communication skills include:
CREATIVITY: Whether it is product, process or people, Sarah’s creative skills enable her to analyse, learn and understand the tasks at hand. Sarah is observant, imaginative and has particular strength in ideation, by taking ideas and innovations through development to actualization.
PROJECT MANAGEMENT: Sarah is a qualified PRINCE2 project manager who likes to get things done and is systematic, tenacious and well organised. A natural planner, Sarah manages time efficiently and managed her MBA whilst working full time at Ercol.
COMMUNICATION: Sarah has strong communication skills and is good at listening. She has worked with stakeholders across the Far East and Europe and has experience in leading a company-wide engagement initiative. She understands diverse cultural behaviours, has emotional intelligence and enjoys networking.
AWARDS, SCHOLARSHIPS AND PRIZES FROM:
HOW CAN SARAH SUPPORT YOUR BUSINESS?
PROJECT MANAGEMENT: Sarah can control and manage projects to maximise efficiency.
DESIGN DEVELOPMENT: Sarah can design and develop ideas, products and processes.
ENGAGE STAKEHOLDERS: Sarah can engage stakeholders where everyone performs better together.