Careers Service

Staff Profile

Jen Simpson

Careers Consultant (Business School)

Background

Background

Jen joined the NUBS Careers Service in June 2019 as a Careers Consultant. Previous positions include 4.5 years with Alliance Manchester Business School as part of the Postgraduate Careers Service where she worked with the MBA and MSc cohorts across a range of industry sectors including Consulting, FMCG and Retail. Prior to that Jen was a Managing Partner of a creative recruitment business, Concept Personnel Ltd. with clients across the North East and Scotland.  Going further back, she began her career working in advertising and marketing as an Account Manager with a focus on broadcast and print media.

Roles and Responsibilities

Jen works with both Postgraduate and MBA students within Newcastle University Business School, across all related subjects, delivering individual support and guidance as well as tailored career workshops.

Qualifications

  • ILM7 Coaching for Leadership
  • BA (Hons) English, University of Leeds