Hebden Bridge, 14th October 2020 — Calrec is further investing in staff, especially across key positions, as the company builds on its aim of continuing to increase its reputation across the industry for both innovation and quality with the appointment of Helen Jones as Operations Manager.
Jones, who previously worked at the company, has re-joined Calrec and in her new role will ensure manufacturing and operations meet the demands of the business for quality, on-time delivery and team development.
Sid Stanley, General Manager, Calrec, said, “This appointment is another example of Calrec continuing its investment in the future, both ours and that of our customers. We’re always striving to improve our production efficiency and quality, using the latest techniques. The COVID era will bring new challenges to our supply chain and the we way work, challenges that we will face head on so our customers remain unaffected. Helen’s role will be to ensure that operationally we stay ahead of a fast evolving and changing business environment, combining her great knowledge of Calrec with her leadership and management experiences to take Operations to the next level.”
Jones is very well versed in the latest production models, has extensive project management experience, and as a former engineer at Calrec, understands broadcast customer needs and requirements. She has a strong track record in the industry.
Jones commented, “We need to work in as agile a way as possible, being as responsive to short notice demands as possible while never compromising on quality. Calrec is an innovative company that puts both technical capabilities and quality control first, which is hugely important given the challenging times we’re all in. My decision to return to the company was an easy one, and I’m excited to execute my skills and knowledge to effectively manage my team and quality of the products so that our customers truly benefit.”