Posted on: 20th Oct 2020
Getting to know…Maddie Goodyear
The Andusia team is small, but mighty! Each month, we’ll be putting one of the Andusia team under the spotlight. This month, we speak to Maddie Goodyear, our Assistant Accountant. Maddie is Andusia’s second longest serving member, celebrating 5 years with the company this month.
- What do you do at Andusia?
I first started off at Andusia doing general Admin and I have worked my way up over the years to become the Assistant Accountant now handling all the companies finances with my own wonderful Admin Assistant Annie. I have been lucky that my 2 managers moved on at the right time, creating space for me to grow into.
- How did you first learn about Andusia?
An advert in the office building where we are based. My mum saw the advert and pretty much forced me to apply!
- What do you like most about your job?
Being a small team, I really enjoy having a complete overview of the company and working closely with our operations and management teams. I feel that I am able to contribute to the performance of the business.
- What task do you like least?
Filing! Luckily most documents are kept in soft copy only these days.
- How has Andusia helped you in your career development?
I am currently doing my level 4 AAT, I have completed my Level 2 and 3 and Andusia have supported and funded this the whole way through my studies. Andusia have really invested in my future.
- How has your role developed during your time at Andusia?
Working in a small department I have always worked closely with my managers which has helped me become more knowledgeable and able to adapt when taking on new roles and tasks, from starting as an admin assistant to assistant accountant.
- What have you learned from working at Andusia; about the industry and about yourself?
Andusia has been a great step into the world of working for me, it is a great company to work at. I didn’t know anything about the industry when I first started but I find it really interesting and good to know we are part of doing our bit for the environment.
- How do you see your future here at Andusia?
I would like to complete my level 4 AAT and continue to take on more responsibilities within my department and the company as a whole.
- And finally, what are 3 words to describe Andusia?
Fun, efficient and friendly