Bristol , Weston-super-Mare , Keynsham
Karen is the manager of our Bristol, Keynsham, Weston-Super-Mare and Manchester offices and branch of chambers. An experienced and accomplished manager, Karen joined Reeds bringing with her twenty years of experience in combined general management, customer service and HR roles. Karen is an accredited trainer with a background in finance (AAT) and management.
Here at Reeds, she is responsible for the day to day running of all these offices. Her role involves dealing with; personnel management; holidays/sickness, inductions and appraisals; plus facilities management within these offices. She is also responsible for health and safety including monitoring risk management, security and fire safety, petty cash and staff expenses. She works in conjunction with our Team Leaders in the supervision of their teams, and directly supervises our administrative team. Karen also deals with monthly payroll and reporting.
Karen is resilient, energetic, adaptable and well organised with outstanding leadership and team building skills and as such is an asset to the various teams she works with. She has in her previous career, managed multiple projects and programmes, proactively engaging with key stakeholders and influencing them and she actively thrives on managing a busy working environment, where deadlines and targets are a constant focus.
She has a wide spectrum of skills and abilities and is passionate about helping our staff work together to progress and grow, truly wishing to bring out the best in them.