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Ellie England
Sales Director
Microsoft
WHAT DO YOU DO?

Head up a team of search advertising professionals in Manchester and partnering with teams to get the best out of Microsoft and Bing Ads.

WHAT SKILLS DO YOU USE MOST IN YOUR JOB?
  • Coaching
  • Strategic thinking
  • Working knowledge of search
  • Digital advertising
WHAT'S THE MOST INTERESTING THING YOU'VE WORKED ON IN YOUR CAREER SO FAR?

Defining starting strategy for a new regional team- how do we need to resource- who do we need to partner with, what is our brand and growth strategy,

WHAT'S YOUR EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND?

7 A*s and 3As in GCSEs, 4As at A level, First Class degree in French and Spanish

WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO GO INTO DIGITAL & TECH?

Our world is becoming increasingly digital. It is important to future proof your career and acquire the skills required to be successful in the modern age.

WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO GIRLS THINKING ABOUT A CAREER IN DIGITAL AND TECH?

Start reading trade press- what brands do you love and how are they using tech and digital to connect with customers, reach new audiences and communicate what they stand for.


I AM...
RELIABLE
SUPPORTIVE
PASSIONATE