Clair has worked within an office environment for over 16 years. After finishing college she initially worked within the construction industry achieving 2, level 3 NVQ’s in customer service and business administration.
She obtained valuable knowledge in all aspects of the office environment and was promoted to the office coordinator. Clair then moved into the catering industry by joining Owen Taylor & Sons Ltd where she has been for over 13 years.
Working within the sales team she gained the knowledge of the product range that the Company offers. Clair used this experience in training of new staff and with her organisational skills was promoted to the office supervisor.
The company further recognised Clair’s people skills and driven attitude and successfully taking opportunities where given became the Office and HR manager. The Company recently sponsored Clair to gain a postgraduate CIPD diploma in Human Resource Management where she studied at the University of Derby.
Clair works alongside the Senior Management Team to ensure that policies and procedures are up to date and the Company is compliant in all aspects of Employment law. Her main area of interest is employee relations and employee engagement which she practices on a daily basis within the Company.
Clair has witnessed the continued growth of the Company and maintains that human capital is vital in creating its competitive advantage.