Meet Karen Jack, NSD Labels Finance Assistant
Company Role / What do you do at NSD Labels?
Finance Assistant – I do a little bit of everything, Sales Ledger , Purchase Ledger, HR and Reporting to Head Office in Netherlands.
What are your credentials/past experience, for working in your position?
My first couple of jobs after leaving collage where I done an HNC in Business Studies were a bit of everything, finance , admin, stock control, working behind the till. My first real finance position was working for Heart of Midlothian Football Club as a credit controller in the corporate side.
What do you like about working at NSD Labels?
Well I have been here for 19 years so must be a few things lol, I love the people who work here we have a great team, the job is never boring as always a variety of work to be done, it is close to home so no long commute, and it provides a great work life balance.
What is something customers in your industry are challenged with that you can help with /fix?
During this difficult period customers can have cashflow problems, we can work with them to organise payment plans, etc to help get them back to normal trading terms.
What’s your background?
Although I have always worked in accounts, I have worked for a few different trades, Printing, Brewery, Football and Joinery.
What are the values that drive you?
Kindness & honesty.
Always look for the positive things in life / moments. It makes the world a happy place.
I like a good Zombie movie Warm Bodies and World War Z are my favourites. Bands- I like Pink and Rag’n’ Bone Man.
What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?
I love meeting up with friends and family for a meal and a catch up. Also dogs are a passion of mine, I volunteer at dog training classes, I have just retired my own dog from K9 Agility and I do love going for long walks with my dogs.
Tel: +44 (0) 131 654 4616