Fiona Winfield

Fiona Winfield

School Employability Manager

Employability

Staff Group(s)
Department of Marketing

Role

Fiona is responsible for working with colleagues in Nottingham Business School and the wider NTU Employability Team, to ensure that employability is embedded throughout the curriculum. She works closely with the NBS Personalisation team and the NBS Sustainability Coordinator.

In 2017, her submission to the EAUC Green Gown Award (linking employability to sustainability), won the Employability (Large institution) award.

She is also a member of the NTU TILT group on Work-based learning & Employability.

Career overview

Before joining NTU, she worked for almost a decade in sales and marketing at British Gypsum, in the construction industry. This included several years in marketing research and analysis, followed by management of two different area sales teams.

Before that she worked in both France and Germany and is a keen linguist.

Research areas

Links between employability and sustainability.

External activity

Fiona is a member of the local Nottingham Area Board of Young Enterprise, and has for many years been a Business Advisor for the NTU Enactus team.

In 2015, she set up the Vale of Belvoir, Rosbif French conversation group and has previously organised local art exhibitions and other events as part of the Orston village hall committee.