Gillian joined French Duncan in October 2019 as Senior Partner Assistant, before being promoted to Office Manager in August 2021. Prior to this, Gillian spent her career working with businesses of various sizes within the financial, drinks and vehicle sectors providing secretarial and office management support, including two large financial organisations, one of which was RBS where she worked for 22 years.
As Office Manager, Gillian manages the Administration team within the Glasgow Office and oversees facilities across all offices, constantly multi-tasking and managing ever changing and often conflicting priorities. Due to the broad nature of the job, Gillian displays confidentiality, discretion, tact, diplomacy and professionalism when dealing with staff of all levels. She liaises with internal stakeholders and communicates openly and honestly. Gillian builds a close working relationship with her colleagues and is very approachable.
Gillian prides herself on her ‘can do’ attitude and is always willing to go the extra mile to support her stakeholders.