Hi! I'm Ian - welcome to my freelance website! I am an energetic, creative, and strategic thinker passionate about partnering with businesses to help them achieve their aspirations. With years of experience and a diverse skill set, I offer a range of services to help businesses grow, innovate, and succeed in today's ever-changing landscape.
As a freelancer, I understand the importance of working collaboratively with clients to understand their unique challenges and goals. Whether it's developing a marketing strategy, creating engaging content, or implementing a new technology solution, I am committed to delivering high-quality work that meets the needs of my clients. Genuinely there's no task too big or small that I won't be interested in collaborating with you - we can figure out the deliverables and expectations together to ensure you get value from your investment in me.
So if you're looking for a dedicated and skilled business creative to help you take your business to the next level, look no further. Let's work together to achieve your aspirations and make your business thrive!
GM in a health organisation. Delivering complex strategic and operational objectives, I can achieve goals and drive change. I worked collaboratively with others and have skills in contract negotiations, risk assessment, restructuring, and communications. I find solutions that ensure everyone is on board to improve performance, focus and outcomes. Across various functions, I have been instrumental in developing and implementing robust plans and managing projects from inception to completion.
Relationship and Funding Manager
A crown health agency
Oct 2015 - Jul 2021 (5 years, 9 months)
I worked with multiple agencies and professionals to deliver on complex business objectives. I excel in strategic planning, high-level negotiation, and relationship building. I can dissect complex data, identify key insights, and deliver measurable outcomes. I am adept at managing risk and change while always keeping the customer's needs at the forefront of recommendations. I am always able to connect the dots and join differing processes both in and out of my comfort zone.
Business Contracts Manager
Social Housing Charitable Trust
Apr 2012 - Sep 2015 (3 years, 5 months)
I have high quality skills in risk management, policy development, and asset-based people management. I confidently procude policies fit for organisation purposes. I have consistently demonstrated the ability to develop and implement operational strategies, streamline services, and ensure budget adherence. Within the role I have develop tenders for business, ensured consistency of brands and created a values based employee management approach.
Northland pharmacists spearhead initiative to assist asthmatics
Development and funding of asthma support services from pharmacies in rural, high needs areas
Covid-positive Aucklanders isolating at home eligible for free medicine delivered
Management of COVID-19 isolation and medicines management for the region.
Focus on quality of life with diabetes
New Zealand Herald
Northlanders with diabetes and mental health issues will be the focus of a new programme which aims to improve the quality of life of those living with diabetes.
Service fees for practices pegged back
New Zealand Doctor
Launching a new an innovative model for contracting general practice and primary care for a high needs, rural population with significant inequalities for indiginours health.