New employee Karen Tattershall talks about working in our freight department...
Name: Karen Tattershall
Job title: Senior Freight Operations
Department: Freight Department
Where do you live? Leicester
Describe yourself in three words:
Friendly, methodical, knowledgeable
Main job responsibilities:
End to end process in imports/exports and customs
How long have you been in the logistics industry?
I have been in retail and logistics for 34 years now, starting my career with the British Shoe Corporation and then moving onto UPS then Sainsbury's
What are you most looking forward to about your new role?
Working with a new team is always exciting and taking on new challenges. Ensuring that as a team we deliver a first class service to our customers
What are your aspirations in this position?
To be competent within my role, to share and gain further knowledge and to always strive to do the best I can for our customers
What was it about CML which attracted you to the role?
Their vision for the future and the commitment and friendliness of their staff as well as their drive to always put the customer first
What motivates you?
Hard work, new challenges and achieving the end goal
What is the best advice you have ever been given?
To do the best you can
What advice would you give to people who aspire to be where you are?
Work hard, have a positive attitude and you will achieve your goals