Alma joined us back in in October 2015, and oversees our Marketing and Communications here at Smart10 HQ.
Alma has supported teams across the UK as a Project Co-ordinator & Awards Consultant, and has helped many organisations gain recognition for their work through national and international awards programmes. The recruitment industry was a step in a new direction for Alma, and she is excited to be working alongside the smart10 team within this fast paced, fun and dynamic industry! Alma takes care of the team's Marketing processes, as well as being hands-on with Administration and Communications duties.
Alma loves helping people to achieve their full potential, is dedicated to providing an excellent service to clients, candidates and team mates, and is very much looking forward to evolving her career within the smart10 team.
60 Seconds with Alma
Describe yourself in 3 words. - Motivated, conscientious, hard working.
How many years’ recruitment industry experience do you have? - This is my first experience within the recruitment industry.
What do you like most about your job? - I love the charismatic energy of the team, and the fact that no two days are the same!
What is your biggest achievement throughout your career? - Helping teams to gain recognition for amazing work, which would otherwise have gone unnoticed, and in my last role helping to get life-saving NHS projects transferred across to other trusts through the success and recognition of their initiatives.
What 3 interview tips would you give to a candidate? - Be prepared! Always do your research before going for an interview; find out about the company beforehand, ask questions, and think about what unique quality you could bring to the role.
Who inspires you? - Malala Yousafzai, who recently became the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner. She remains dedicated to her beliefs, and lets nothing hold her back, even under the most adverse of circumstances. What an amazing young lady!
Where do you see yourself in 5 years’ time? - Remaining a valued member of the smart10 team, and gaining future success and achievements within the recruitment industry.
Any career regrets? - None
What motivates you? - Knowing that each and every one of us has something positive to offer, no matter what situation we find ourselves in, and everyone has the capacity to achieve success. That and my young son, who always amazes me with his simple wisdom…and boundless energy!
Hobbies? - I’m a qualified Reflexologist, and have a keen interest in holistic therapy. I also love writing, travelling, the great outdoors, and looking after our ever-growing menagerie of animals!