Multi-disciplinary consulting engineering firm, Patrick Parsons, has appointed a new marketing and business development administrator at its Newcastle headquarters, following a period of sustained growth and expansion for the company.
Patrick Parsons – which has offices in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow, Huddersfield, Chester, London, Dubai and Sydney – has recruited Lisa Johnson to assist in the firm’s marketing activities, business development and operations.
Before joining Patrick Parsons Lisa worked as an administration and marketing assistant for a North East accountancy firm.
Prior to this, Lisa freelanced for the Sunderland Echo after graduating from Sunderland University with a degree in Magazine Journalism in 2012.
In her new role, Lisa will initially be focusing on the development of Patrick Parsons’ digital presence, keeping the company intranet up-to-date and assisting with tenders and pqq’s.
Commenting on her appointment, Lisa said: “I was thrilled to be given the opportunity to work for a company that is experiencing such impressive growth and that has a strong reputation for offering exceptional engineering services.
“My role is incredibly varied and offers me the chance to really develop my skills in marketing and business development in a new environment. I’m looking forward to working on some very exciting projects that the firm has in the pipeline.”
Peter Stienlet, managing director of Patrick Parsons, said: “We are delighted to welcome Lisa to the firm. She has already built up impressive experience in marketing and business development and I am confident she will prove to be a valuable addition to our team.
“Lisa will be working on a number of new projects as the company continues to grow, and we look forward to seeing her develop her existing skills while gaining experience in the engineering industry.”