As a talent consultant and trainer, Jane draws on nearly 20 years’ experience in the communications industry. With a particular interest in diversity & inclusion, employer branding and wellbeing, she spent close to 15 years at leading agency Golin in London. As Executive Director of Talent & Marketing, she oversaw talent programmes and recruitment for the 150-strong London team. Jane helped develop and market a brand known as a progressive and innovative employer, spearheading ground-breaking initiatives to tackle imbalances of gender, ethnicity, and social mobility. The first seven years of her Golin tenure she spent in the B2B PR practice, leading campaigns for clients such as Orange, Tetra Pak, Oracle & EMC.
Prior to Golin Jane started her PR career with three years at Firefly. Her first role after graduation from Loughborough University with a BA Hons in Business and French, was at RS Consulting project managing and delivering research projects, across multiple geographies for brands such as HP and Telefonica.
Jane has recently supported a Cabinet Office working group on getting Mums back to work and is a regular on the speaker circuit on topics such as; the future of work, graduate recruitment, flexible working, and diversity & inclusion. Over the last year she has appeared on BBC Breakfast TV (innovative workplace benefits), Five Live Radio (the same), BBC Radio 4’s The Today Programme (unlimited leave) and various trade media (around the Gender Pay Gap and returnships). In summer 2017 she successfully climbed Mount Kilimanjaro, with a global Golin team.