Ibstock Kevington has appointed Sarah Clewlow as Acting Factory Manager at our Midlands factory.
In her new role Sarah, who joined the company in August 2015 as Sales and Production Administrator, will be responsible for managing staff at the Newcastle-Under-Lyme facility, overseeing production and ensuring the factory moves forward through the introduction of new technology and machinery, as well as maintaining relationships with customers.
To help her in the role, we have provided Sarah with a mentor – Kate Gledhill who is the Factory Manager at our factory at Gatwick.
Sarah commented: “I am excited by the prospect of the new challenge – it is a great opportunity for me to progress within the company. I enjoy the management side of the role and working with customers and suppliers so we can offer the best products possible. I have a great mentor to give me support and advice when I need it so I feel in safe hands. Ibtsock Kevington invests in its staff through training and development and is very supportive of all its employees, and I feel lucky to be part of the team.”
Iain Durrant, Operations Director at Ibstock Kevington, commented: “Sarah has exceeded all expectations since joining the company, and has risen to challenges with great competence and professionalism. We have every confidence that she will rise to challenge of managing the Midlands factory and ensuring we meet our customers’ requirements.”