Clarendon House Grammar School for Girls, Ramsgate, Kent
I am a strong leader with experience of driving transformational change for the benefit of customers and colleagues. Exceptional influencing and communication skills have been central to my steady career progression in some complex organizations. I am most excited by roles in which I have inspired a team to back and execute on a vision I have
I am a strong leader with experience of driving transformational change for the benefit of customers and colleagues. Exceptional influencing and communication skills have been central to my steady career progression in some complex organizations. I am most excited by roles in which I have inspired a team to back and execute on a vision I have created.
Global Director, VP @ I lead a global team of c. 100 market experts who gather and analyse data, assess the price of commodities, publish news and analytics, giving subscribers insight that will help them make better informed trading, risk management and investment decisions.
Specialities: Strategic leadership, change management, data journalism, analysis, internal communications, digital publishing, content creation, transformation, analytics, news and information provision via subscription model, project leadership. Commodities, energy news, talent development, retention. From May 2013 to Present (2 years 8 months) London, United KingdomContent Strategist @ I work pro bono to help a new business build a content strategy that will win customers and launch them toward sustainable growth. From March 2012 to Present (3 years 10 months) London, United KingdomEditorial Director @ Responsible for general management of c.40 staff in Europe and Asia who generated all content covering LNG, Coal, European Power and Gas markets and policy subscriber services. From January 2012 to April 2013 (1 year 4 months) London, United KingdomHead of Editorial Projects, Global @ Responsible for global coordination of editorial resources on all major ICIS development projects requiring involvement from the content team. From September 2010 to January 2012 (1 year 5 months) London, United KingdomManaging Editor, Europe @ General management of c. 40 contributors to a real-time information service and representative of the global editorial team on technology and HR change projects From September 2006 to November 2010 (4 years 3 months) Editor - Singapore and London @ Commission, edit, publish news, features on wide range of energy, shipping developments for real time news service and International Herald Tribune, working under intense time pressure to beat rival news organizations to scoops. From January 2004 to May 2006 (2 years 5 months) London, United KingdomSenior TV Producer @ Responsible for producing two hours of live, prime-time current affairs and business TV per day, managing a team of eight production assistants, producers and anchors. Winner of Best Asia News Programme 2004 From September 2003 to September 2005 (2 years 1 month) Assistant News Editor, London @ Manage team of contributors, planning and defending daily news agenda with senior management From 1998 to 2001 (3 years) Reporter, London @ Covered commodities - assessing prices, breaking news specifically for the oil sector From 1998 to 1999 (1 year) Reporter @ Covered commodities - assess prices, break news, in coffee, cocoa, rubber, metals and fertilizers
Central to coverage of the Asian currency, economic crisis and its impact on commodity prices and trade
Traveled to Vietnam, Indonesia to write for the WSJ on potentially devastating droughts From 1996 to 1998 (2 years) SingaporeEnglish Lanuguage Instructor @ Teacher of English language to children and adults of many different nationalities and abilities. From 1995 to 1996 (1 year)
Bachelor's Degree, French Literature, 2:1 Honours @ University of Sheffield From 1988 to 1992 High School, A levels: French, English Literature, Religious Studies, French (CA), English Literature (B), Religious Studies (A) @ Clarendon House Grammar School for Girls, Ramsgate, Kent From 1981 to 1988 Sarah Cottle is skilled in: Leadership, Change Management, Data journalism, Strategic Leadership, Strategic Thinking, Journalism, Coaching, Mentoring, Editorial, Publishing, Organizational Leadership, Publications, News Writing, Editing, Online Journalism