Director of Professional Development & Membership at the Chartered Institute of Public Relation
Sukhjit is currently the Director of Professional Development & Membership at the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR). The CIPR has over 10,000 members. He ensures CIPR members who work in a dynamic working environment are kept up-to-date professionally. This is enabled through the access to dedicated professional qualifications, training workshops, webinars and a dedicated system for recording continuing professional development (CPD). In addition members are able to access relevant skills guides and many other resources and benefits.
He has a postgraduate qualification from the University of Cambridge (Trinity Hall College). As an experienced Director with a track record maximising development and membership opportunities. He has a thorough understanding of the quality assurance processes and regulatory aspects of professional membership organisations. He is highly committed to continuing professional development (CPD) and has an extensive interest in exploring different learning styles. Interests include the use of e-learning platforms through implementation of an appropriate Learning Management System (LMS). Key strengths include being highly motivated, ambitious, and methodical with the ability to explore all viable options. He is an effective leader with good communicational and influencing skills with a keen eye for detail and strategy. Has a proven track record in identifying and implementing initiatives in adding value to education & training. Over the last 15 years, he has built a sound commercial background having undertaken numerous leadership and management roles. He is experienced influencing at senior level. He has previously adjudicated on many industry education & training awards.