Anthony Hughes

Job Title: National Account Manager

What have been your highlights whilst working at John West?

John West has shown me that with the right attitude you can really progress within John West. I have held multiple roles across Supply Chain, Marketing and now Commercial. Hard work is noticed and rewarded.

Would you recommend John West as a good place to work?

Yes, absolutely. The nature, speed and size of the business means you have a lot of responsibilities early on and its very hands on which I really enjoy.

What development opportunities have you received during your time at John West?

Since being at John West they have supported me through my Chartered Institute of Marketing qualification. I also took part in the John West Academy which I thought was great way to learn and understand more about the other functions within the business

What would you say to someone looking to join John West?

There will be times where there are challenges but we always find a way through and there is lots of support. We are a very agile business and react quickly and effectively to change. Ask as many questions as you can, everyone is forthcoming, and questions are always respected.

What is the culture like at John West?

We work in the FMCG industry and the crew culture reflects this – its fast paced and comes with individual responsibility. There are opportunities for everyone to develop and grow if you want to. My advice to anyone thinking of furthering the career with John West or Thai Union would be to roll up your sleeves and make a difference!