Job Description

20 February 2019
18:00 - 21:15
Chartered Accountants' Hall, Moorgate

Event information

Are you a consultant, a part-time FD, a business adviser, NED or an interim manager looking to expand your portfolio, improve your technical know-how, and grow your network? Perhaps you are looking to start your own consultancy? Or are you are bored of the full-time corporate treadmill and now is the time for you to jump off and make your own way?

Come and join us at this evening seminar and gain practical tips on what portfolio working entails; find out about popular portfolio roles for chartered accountants such as NED and consultancy FD roles. Learn how to create your own brand and stand out in the market. Get advice on developing personal resilience. You will also have a chance to pose your own questions to the speakers during a panel Q&A.

Why you should attend

Whether you’re just starting out, or want to develop an existing portfolio career, our informative event agenda and expert speakers will cover many aspects of this increasingly-popular career route to help you make the most of your opportunities.

The programme includes:

Sara Dawe, CEO of the CFO Centre Group and passionate advocate of portfolio working will share her insights and experiences of helping over 1,000 professionals build successful portfolio careers. Sara will be joined by 2 portfolio careerists who will talk about their own journeys.

Dr Ellie Cannon, author of Is Your Job Making You Ill? and resident GP for the Mail on Sunday and Sky Sunrise will join the session. Dr Cannon will give practical advice on how you can develop strategies to build personal resilience and emotional wellbeing, which are vital when stepping away from the security and support network of full-time employment.