New starter Takara explains what made her choose CML
Trainee Takara Thomas explains what attracted her to work at CML and why she enjoys her job...
Name: Takara Thomas
Job title: Freight Forwarding Trainee
Where do you live: Whestone, Leicestershire
Describe yourself in three words: Driven, positive & happy
Main job responsibilities: To organise customers shipments to get their goods from A to B
How long have you been in the logistics industry?
I started at UPS in 2012 before moving to CML
What are you most looking forward to about your new role?
I'm looking forward to gaining more knowledge about CML and developing my skills
What are your aspirations in this position?
To be competent in the role and to gain enough knowledge and experience to work my way up to become a fully trained freight forwarder
What was it about CML which attracted you to the role?
It was CML's fantastic customer service that stood out to me from my first glance at CML's website, they really do value each and every customer and work hard to ensure their needs are met
What motivates you?
Doing an excellent job and achieving the desired end result is always my primary motivation
What is the best advice you have ever been given?
To always think positive
What advice would you give to people who aspire to be where you are?
Work hard, be determined and have a can-do attitude