'Team spirit is part of the culture here at CML'
HR Manager Jaki Tate explains what its like to work at CML...
Name: Jaki Tate
Job title: HR Manager
Where do you live? Cosby
Department: Human Resources
How long have you worked for CML? Since October 2014
Can you sum up an average day in your job? My role is to support CML's line managers, to help them to engage their employees in working together to ensure CML's mission and values are achieved. I also overlook the recruitment of permanent members of staff, support line managers with employee relations issues and ensure all policies and procedures are up to date as well as make sure CML complies with employment law
What do you enjoy most about your job?
I enjoy the challenges of the day to day HR management and the part HR plays in supporting the growth of CML
What do you like most about working for CML?
The friendliness of the staff and the team spirit that is part of the culture here
Personal career highlight of the year?
Employing a HR Assistant to enable me to move onto more strategic based projects
Are you organising or taking part in any social, fundraising activities with your colleagues?
Yes I take a leading role in all charity and community projects here at CML, we like to do as much as possible to support our local community in order to give something back
What are your hobbies or interests outside of work?
Spending time with family and friends, reading and skiing