Laura joined Resource Futures as a Senior Consultant in 2016, having previously worked in waste management at various Local Authorities for the past 13 years. Her waste background encompasses project management, service delivery, contract management, communications and waste procurement.
Laura has worked on a wide variety of waste service related projects, including working with the voluntary and community sector, delivering internal and external waste communications campaigns and has helped deliver a multi-million-pound waste collection and waste management tender. She was also responsible for successfully securing private and public sector funding opportunities.
Laura has technical expertise in conducting comprehensive waste and recycling collection service efficiency reviews and options appraisals, including for kerbside waste and recycling collection services, HWRCs and local community recycling (bring) sites. Using her knowledge, coupled with her operational command of waste collection vehicles and plant, she has conducted round optimisation reviews and has introduced new kerbside recycling collection services and alternate weekly collections of residual waste, as well as successfully implementing waste and recycling day changes for residents, to enable service efficiencies to be realised.
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