WP Group has been busy recently employing new staff to fulfil various roles around the business, so some introductions are in order.
Louise Campbell Harding joins us as Group Human Resources Manager.
With many years experience in Human Resources, Louise brings a combination of Corporate and SME HR expertise and loves the challenges and variety the role brings to the workplace.
Louise has been with WP Group since November 2012 and said; "I wanted to join a fast moving, forward thinking dynamic company and have certainly found this is the case working with WP Group."
John Rushmer is the new Technical Customer Services Supervisor in the Lubricants team.
After nearly 20 years as a field based technical sales manager, John decided he wanted a new challenge and felt The WP Group offered a perfect fit. John goes on to say; "as Technical Customer Service Supervisor, I am able to draw on my extensive knowledge within various Industrial market sectors and combine that knowledge with my enthusiasm and dedication to ensure WP Group offer a first class customer services and technical assistance experience."
Howard Taylor joins the lubricants team as Telephone Sales Account Manager.
Howard joined the company in February and had the following to say; "I was looking for a career with a technical company that puts customer service as a high priority. At WP, they pride themselves on the ‘quality over quantity’ adage and I felt that with my engineering sales experience, I can add real value to the team. The products I deal with can offer cutting edge help to businesses, that need assistance cutting costs whilst keeping production at a high level. The WP Group can offer this support and I very much enjoy selling quality products that make a difference. I hope to have a long career with the company"
Weronika Gwozdz is our new Accounts Apprentice.
Weronika joins us after completing a Business and Administration course at Eastleigh College and commented; "I was looking for a place where I could gain experience and complete my accounting studies. I always wanted to become an accountant and WP Group provided me with excellent and exciting opportunity. I am able to combine my studies with gaining knowledge and experience each working day. I was very keen to start work with WP Group and I feel I have made the right decision."
Harriet Phillips joins our marketing team as Marketing Coordinator.
Harriet was keen to join one of the most successful companies in the south of England and said; "WP Group offers an excellent opportunity in which to hone my marketing career. With a focus on the Group’s automotive and racing divisions, my role guarantees to be fast-paced and dynamic. I look forward to being involved in the continued growth of the company."
WP Group would like to wish all of the above a long and successful career with us.
Notes For Editors
The WP Group, headquartered near Southampton in Hampshire, is a leading independent distributor of fuels and lubricants, with a £200m annual turnover and employing 70 people.
Based at Wessex House, Cadland Road, Hardley, Hythe, WP offers a complete portfolio of products and bespoke service solutions across each of its eight trading divisions Industrial, Aviation, Agricultural, Heating, Automotive, Commercial, Motorsport and Marine.
WP, located by Fawley Oil Refinery, has a 50-year heritage and is the supplier and support specialist of choice to thousands of businesses.
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