Energy expertise, ambition and hard work have taken Paul Cook from Energy Consultant to Senior Team Manager.
Paul joined Utilitywise as an Energy Consultant in 2010. He has always wanted to progress within the business and has worked in a wide range of roles to develop his knowledge of the energy industry and the wider business. He’s progressed from Energy Consultant to Senior Team Manager – Field Sales and is a true energy expert!
“I knew that there would be opportunities at Utilitywise to develop my career,” says Paul. “The business has always supported my ambitions and I know that they will continue to support me in the future.”
What do you like about working at Utilitywise?
Every day is different with different challenges – the people I work with are brilliant, with great attitudes and a strong work ethic.
What have you learned since you have been here?
I have learned from pretty much everyone I’ve worked with at Utilitywise. Colleagues have a wide variety of skills and knowledge which I learn from everyday – even after being here over seven years!
What moment are you most proud of in your career with Utilitywise?
I’m proud of my career path overall and not just one particular moment. I feel I have steadily progressed through the business and been well supported on my journey.
Was the role something you were immediately drawn to?
This role is what I feel I have been building towards throughout my career. It challenges every skill I have from my time here – that was the draw for me and it still is. You never know what exciting new opportunities might come up in the long term as the business is growing and evolving but for now, I feel I’m in the position that suits me best.
What would be your advice to other colleagues wanting to join the company?
Attitude is everything! If you bring in positivity and enthusiasm, you will succeed within Utilitywise.