Blue Heron's Tim Smith has been a successful interim manager in a senior communications role for a number of large organisations including the RAC, British Nuclear Group, Croydon Council and Ofsted. He's provided high quality support when they've needed extra capacity, whilst their communications teams are being developed or to cover short-term absence.
Tim has been valued for always delivering on the brief and improving the service during his interim assignments, which have covered strategic communications, internal communications, change communications and project management. He quickly wins the trust and confidence both of senior managers and the teams he manages.
Clients have been particularly impressed with Tim's ability to bring an external perspective to their business, giving added value and leaving a legacy of well structured, high quality communications. He's also an expert in supporting clients through difficult periods of change, transitions and mergers.
Tim also specialises in helping organisations build or develop their communications capacity, including developing their communication strategy and helping recruit to permanent positions.