Jul 28, 2022

Victor Birikorang Danquah

  • Self Employed
  • Accra, Ghana
Full time Consultant Education Management Strategy-Planning Training

Personal Summary

Results-driven management professional with over 20 years of experience diagnosing a
range of problems, from small businesses to public organizations, and ideating solutions.
MBA Energy Management degree and Professional Member of the Society of Petroleum
Engineers International as well as Associate Member of the Energy Institute UK. Has
worked in Management position of over 5 companies with 98% positive results.

SKILLS
Strong leadership, motivational and people skills, Acute financial management skills,
Problem-Solving Skills, Good customer service skills, and excellent communication skills.
Knowledge of energy management and renewable energy. Ability to influence others and
negotiate; Ability to arrange and retrieve data, knowledge and ideas, research and
investigation of specific technical and financial knowledge; Ability to develop and assess
business cases for implementation of energy efficiency opportunities; Ability to multi-task,
prioritise and manage time effectively.

Work Experience

Self Employed
Jan 2006 - Bikofarms Company Limited

(Over 15 years)
Registerd the company, secured land, secured financial backing, supervised projects.
Developed policies, procedures and vision statements, formulated financial statements in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards.

Solar Energy Associate
Oct 2019 - Oct 2020 Aberdeen Solar

Identified and qualified customer database. Effectively managed high volume of inbound and outbound calls. Best worker of the month of August 2020. Contacted new and existing
customers to discuss how their needs could be met through specific products and services.

Director of communications
Jun 2019 - Sep 2019 Coastal Development Authority

Oversee the job performance of communication managers by setting workstreams,
monitoring progress, evaluating results and recommending improvements when necessary.
Form and execute social media strategies to generate followers, increase corporate
awareness and drive customer traffic using Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Google. Create and present progress summaries to Senior Management, tracking media coverage,
viewership and social media activity.

Communications Consultant
Apr 2017 - May 2019 Mayor of Accra Metropolitan Assembly

Engaged in media analysis and assessment of the Chief Executive's requirements primarily in the areas of media relations as well as reputation and change management. Produced
media relations plans and then lead the execution of campaigns and related events.
Expanded the scope of public engagement, media relations and change management
consultation with the Chief Executive Officer.

Tutor
Jun 2007 - Jun 2016 Leading School of Management

Taught Quantitative methods, Financial Management, Financial Accounting, Corporate
Strategy, Business Management and Human Resource Management to students undertaking
professional qualifications exams
Training Manager

Training Consultant
Mar 2010 - Jun 2014 Landmark Executive Trainers

Delivery, evaluation and redesign of all training strategies and material. Design learning and training days to promote mutual learning and innovation opportunities on a monthly basis.
Write, edit and produce marketing materials: intro-kit for presentations, conference kits;
product materials; case studies

Tutor (Director of Professional Programmes)
Jan 2010 - Jun 2012 City of London Business College, UK. Ghana Campus

Taught Quantitative Methods, Public Relations, Advertising. Provide subject-specific
content to help students through drop-in assistance. Help students become more confident,
more successful, selfdirected learners. Create a professional and welcoming environment by
modeling respect for students' diverse cultures, language skills, and experiences

Restaurant Manager
Aug 2000 - Dec 2007 Ebony Hotel and Restaurant

Coordinated daily restaurant management operations that delivered superior service and maximised customer satisfaction, responded efficiently and accurately to customer
complaints, appraised staff performance and provided feedback to improve productivity,
ensured compliance with sanitation and safety regulations and trained new and current
employees on proper customer service practices.

Education

MBA - Energy Management
Sep 2019 - Sep 2020 University of Aberdeen
Post Graduate Diploma in Management
Jun 2017 - Jun 2018 Pentecost University College
Graduate Diploma in Management Studies
Feb 2002 - Dec 2004 Graduate School of Management
Diploma in Personnel Management and Industrial Relations
Jan 1999 - Dec 1999 British College of Professional Management