Get To Know The Oakstone Team - Josie Cozins

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Meet Josie, Executive Assistant to Oakstone CEO, Paul Rayner

Why did you join Oakstone?

I wanted to work for an established company with a great reputation, ethos and culture – Oakstone has all of this.  I also wanted to work with Paul after meeting him because I knew he would be the best boss I would ever have because he cared, he was interested and because he’s a CEO who is actually involved in the business.

How long have you been here?

2.5 Years

What’s the best thing about the management?

Volumes of ongoing support, training and encouragement

Worse thing about management?

Making me play finger of tea and the boys being too competitive when we do team events!

Describe the culture

We are all hard working, driven and want to succeed but we all know how to have fun.

What do you do in your spare time?

I enjoy going out to eat (so I don’t have to cook!), the gym, trips away to new places, salted caramel, climbing mountains and pushing myself out of my comfort zone.

What makes you laugh?

My friends, my grandad and funny movies

What makes you angry?

People that don’t look after planet earth

What frustrates you?

People that are late

What your greatest strength?

Being organised, kind and helping others

What are your Weakness?

I never say no to people even when I should!