When you are looking to apply for a job to join an organisation, it is always good to be able to hear from current staff on what they say about working for the firm and doing their job role.
We ask our staff to provide their experience so that we can share this with people looking at applying for a job at Crombie Wilkinson Solicitors.
We are therefore pleased to be able to share these blogs and quotes written by our staff, talking about their job role, working at the firm and career progression at Crombie Wilkinson Solicitors.
Here are some quotes from staff members about why they work at Crombie Wilkinson Solicitors:
Lucy Skaife - Operations Assistant & Support Team Leader
"I started at the firm in 2016 as a receptionist. Over the years I have been fortunate enough to be offered various opportunities to progress my career within the firm.
No matter what route I decided to choose I was supported and helped along by my colleagues. I was offered the position of Operations Assistant in December 2019 and now do this role alongside my Support Team Leader position.
The staff at the firm are what makes the job rewarding. I am lucky enough to work alongside a team of people who are hardworking and always supportive of each other."
Sarah Edwards – Marketing Manager & Associate
"I started my journey with Crombie Wilkinson Solicitors in 2006 when I became a consultant to the firm to look after their marketing activity. For many years we worked collaboratively to make sure that we were delivering on the branding, advertising, events and other marketing activities we prepared for and planned for each year.
As the firm grew and expanded, I was employed full-time by the firm as Marketing Manager in 2018, taking a more active role in decision making and working even more closely with the management support team and the Directors on the strategy for the firm.
As part of this transition, I have been able to adapt my knowledge and skills to the benefit of both the firm and my continued career progression. Being part of the team helps drive momentum and ideas and ensures that we can react to opportunities as they come along. I have been able to improve my people management skills, and my own training needs as part of my annual performance reviews. It is great to work as part of a supportive and encouraging team.
I was very proud to be awarded with Associate status in 2020 as part of the first year of the new Career Progression Programme launched in 2012, one of only a few staff who were not legal advisors to gain this accolade. I enjoy being an ambassador for the firm and inspiring others to see what they can achieve alongside doing my day to day job."
Hayley Ramsey – Paralegal, Support Team Leader & Associate
"Since starting at Crombie Wilkinson as a secretary back in December 2007, I have undertaken a variety of roles within the firm and been given the opportunity to grow and progress. I was proud to be offered an Associate position in 2020 as part of the firm’s staff development programme, and now hold the role of Support Team Leader and Associate within our Family Team.
I have found working at Crombie Wilkinson to be very rewarding and feel I am valued for my hard work. We have an amazing team who go over and above to help and support both our clients and our staff."