Posted on 9th July 2019 in the categories: Meet the Team

Getting to Know: Anne Dawson, Operations Co-Coordinator

Operations Co-Coordinator
Time with the company:

5 1/2 years.

What time did you get up this morning?


What attracted you to Goudsmit UK?

The nice working environment and the close team.

Describe your job in 5 words

Unpredictable, busy, varied, interesting, enjoyable!

What does your job entail?

I look after the manufacturing overseas, ensuring all goods are complete and shipped on time. I also manage the account for one of our largest customers.

What does a typical day involve for you?

I check and respond to emails first thing then whatever the day throws at me! There is never a typical day!

How did you get into this line of work?

I was working in the motor industry before and liked the idea of a change of career so when the opportunity to work at Goudsmit UK came up I jumped at it.

What’s the best part of your job at Goudsmit UK?

The best part is definitely the people I work with, there are lots of laughs in the office.

What personal qualities are required to do your job?         

Good communication skills are a must, and the ability to work in a team.

What’s the biggest challenges you face in your job?

Co-ordinating production schedules and transit times.

What’s the most rewarding part of your job?

Getting orders complete and delivered on time and getting thanks from a customer.

What’s the best piece of advice you could give to a new person joining your team?

Ask questions, no matter how silly you think they are!

What do you do in your spare time?

I love to get away at the weekend and spend time with my family. I also enjoy eating out and getting to the gym (sometimes!!).

Any fun / interesting facts about you?

I once shared a lift with Brad Pitt.

What time will you get home this evening?

Hopefully around 5.15pm.

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