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?

06.30am.

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.

Share this post:


Sign up to the newsletter

Get latest news, offers, products and more, sent straight to your inbox

By signing up for our newsletter, you are agreeing to our privacy policy, terms and conditions