Tell us a little about yourself...
I’m 30 years old, live in Galashiels with my Fiancé and my 2-year-old golden Labrador. I get married in September this year. I come from a waste sales background and have several years of transport/ depot management experience.
What was your first day at The NWH Group like?
A bit hectic getting through all the normal paperwork and trying to remember everyone’s name!
What would your first impression of us?
Good strong company with family values.
What is a typical day at The NWH Group like for you and what are you currently working on?
My main role is to source and bid for any large scale commercial waste/ recycling contracts as well as managing a portfolio of existing accounts. I am currently working on updating our tender and bid data ready for the first large opportunity to come in.
What do you like most about your job?
My previous role before joining NWH was Depot Manager which meant spending a lot of time in the office.
As my role with NWH is customer focused I am enjoying being back out and about dealing with customers and spending less time on admin.
What is your biggest achievement to date - personal or professional?
Buying my first house and getting engaged.
What is your motto or personal mantra?
You Miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.
What is on your wish list for the next five years?
Personally – to buy a bigger house and enjoy married life.
Career – to progress with NWH Group, bringing in large business opportunities and developing my career.
What do you enjoy doing in your free time?
Spending time with my fiancé and my Labrador Clyde, rugby and socialising with friends.
And finally, can you summarise yourself in 3 words?
Determined, loyal, driven.