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REAL ROLE MODEL


Jade Cosgrove
Managing Director
Ultimedia
WHAT DO YOU DO?

Running a small business means I wear lots of hats! My main responsibility is to oversee the day to day running of the business

WHAT SKILLS DO YOU USE MOST IN YOUR JOB?
  • Business development
  • Finance
  • Accounting
WHAT'S THE MOST INTERESTING THING YOU'VE WORKED ON IN YOUR CAREER SO FAR?

I was lucky enough to work in India and Malaysia as part of a large Asian software implementation

WHAT'S YOUR EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND?

Very little! I left college part way through A-levels and went to work instead, I've worked through various roles to get here!

WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO GO INTO DIGITAL & TECH?

It was almost accidental but there are so many varied opportunities and roles there is something for everyone!

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

Go for it! We need more balance in this sector and women add such a valuable presence. Do your homework find your ideal role.


I AM...
ACCOMPLISHED
SUPPORTIVE
CARING