Incredible Careers: Emily Hitchmough, HR Support Assistant at Actemium UK

Ever wondered what it's like to work at a VINCI Energies business? We spoke to some of our colleagues to find out about their experiences.

Hi Emily, Can you finish the following sentence: ‘My business is an incredible company to work for because…’

Actemium UK understand each individuals needs and encourages them to achieve personal and team results. Actemium are an extremely nurturing and empowering company, which has been what we have prided ourselves on since the beginning.

Give us an example of a time where you have been supported to achieve your best in your career with us.

Actemium sponsored me to complete an apprenticeship in HR Practice. After beginning employment as a part time receptionist, NWP have provided me with the tools, experience, and knowledge to fulfill my career as a HR Practitioner.

VEUK is an organisation made up of Incredible Teams both large and small. Tell us about your Incredible Team and what it’s like to work with them.

Our company is a large business unit, but because we have such a great friendly culture, everyone is willing to provide their support to the best of our abilities, to ultimately provide the best service. This has helped the business grow into a well-rounded, well respected company across the sector. I am proud to be a part of Actemium because no matter how busy someone is, everyone is completely approachable and supportive no matter how big or small a job is.

Finally, can you tell us in a few words why you are proud to do what you do?

From working as a part-time receptionist over 3 years ago, to have been given the opportunity to further my career in HR, I am extremely proud to work for Actemium and how far I have come in my development. I have had an incredible amount of support both internally and across the VINCI Energies UK & ROI group. I take pride in everything I do, and I am always eager and willing to learn to ensure I am benefiting both the development of myself and the company.

If you’re looking to join a team like Emily’s, we have a position for you!