Meet the Team

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  • Savings and Branch Teams

    Savings and Branch Teams

    This is a selection of staff from our Savings and Branch Teams!

    The Teams are based at both our Head Office and our Barwell branch and are on hand to help you on all aspects of our savings accounts either face-to-face or remotely.

     

  • Jessica Kaur

    Savings and Branch Supervisor

    Jessica Kaur

    Savings and Branch Supervisor

    Current Job Title

    Savings and Branch Supervisor

    How long have you been in your current role?

    I joined the Society in October 2018

    Career background

    My career background has mainly been in finance, however I have had other varied roles such as working for Selfridges and working in Travel

    Why did you join esbs?

    I joined the Society because of how it is run and I love that it is about its customers and staff

    What it is about working at the Society that you enjoy the most?

    Being able to help/assist and make a difference, and be able to put to good use all that I have gained in experiences and knowledge

    Do you have any hobbies or interests outside of work?

    I enjoy going on long walks with my family (including my dogs), reading books and most of all spending time with my husband and daughter

  • Laura Bembridge

    Senior Customer Services Assistant - Branch

    Laura Bembridge

    Senior Customer Services Assistant - Branch

    Current Job Title

    Senior Customer Services Assistant – Branch

    How long have you been in your current role?

    I started this role in July 2019 but joined the Society in October 2015 as a customer service assistant.

    Career background

    Prior to working at esbs I worked as a store manager in food retail for 15 years.

    Why did you join esbs?

    I joined esbs as I was ready for a career change. I have held accounts with esbs since I was a child and like that the Society helps a lot of local charities. I also like how esbs treats people as individuals and has the personal touch

    What it is about working at the Society that you enjoy the most?

    Meeting new people  and there is a different challenge everyday

    Do you have any hobbies or interests outside of work?

    I enjoy spending time with my family, and I like to travel and enjoy eating out with friends

  • Emma York

    Senior Compliance Assistant

    Emma York

    Senior Compliance Assistant

    How long have you been at the Society?

    I joined the Society in September 2013

    Career background

    My background has been in both retail and financial services

    Why did you join esbs?

    I had the skills for the role and knew I could develop further, it was part time and local and would fit in with my children

    What it is about working at the Society which you enjoy the most?

    I enjoy working for a small and friendly society. No two days are the same, regulations and rules are forever changing which brings new challenges to the role

    Do you have any hobbies or interests outside of work?

    Mum to 3, walking and travel,  gym and running and Leicester City Football Club

  • Jodie Maguire

    Compliance Assistant

    Jodie Maguire

    Compliance Assistant

    Current Job Title

    Compliance Assistant

    How long have you been in your current role?

    I joined the Society in October 2019

    Career background

    Prior to this role I spent 13 years working for Swinton Insurance as a customer service associate

    Why did you join esbs?

    I joined the Society as it’s a lovely place that really looks after all its customers as my family can testify to as they have been customers for a number of years. A bonus is that it is local to where I live and the  hours are perfect for me

    What it is about working at the Society that you enjoy the most?

    Quite simply the people! Everyone who works here has been so friendly and welcoming towards me. Also the role I do is very interesting and no two days are the same which I like

    Do you have any hobbies or interests outside of work?

    I enjoy Formula One, baking, walking my dog and spending time with my husband and 2 children.

  • Anne Egan

    Accounts Administrator/Personal Assistant

    Anne Egan

    Accounts Administrator/Personal Assistant

    Current Job Title

    Accounts Administrator/Personal Assistant

    How long have you been in your current role?

    I joined the Society in October 2016

    Career background

    Most recently I have had PA roles in industry and education

    Why did you join esbs?

    I was looking for part-time administration work locally and Earl Shilton Building Society welcomed me into their workplace

    What it is about working at the Society that you enjoy the most?

    The extremely comfortable environment with friendly, caring, respectful people at all levels of seniority

    Do you have any hobbies or interests outside of work?

    Pilates, Zumba, Walking, Healthy Food Awareness, High Street Fashion, Soft Furnishings, Sewing, TV Dramas, Travel. I am currently Clerk to Governors at a local infant school

  • Julian Morrison

    Business & Information Systems Technician

    Julian Morrison

    Business & Information Systems Technician

    How long have you been at the Society?

    I joined esbs in February 2019

    Career background

    I started my working life as a Bricklayer but after moving to Leicestershire from Plymouth, I worked in various automated distribution warehouses where I have had various roles, including the last 6 years in IT

    Why did you join esbs?

    I wanted to have the opportunity to broaden my skills working for a friendly building society. It is also local to where I live, so no long commutes on the motorways which is a bonus!

    What it is about working at the Society which you enjoy the most?

    Being able to influence and contribute with my experience from working in other large enterprise organisations

    Do you have any hobbies or interests outside of work?

    My passion is cars, and  mainly of the old Ford variety! I currently have an old Ford which I try to keep on top of during the winter months whilst it is hibernating and waiting for the good weather! Other activities include cycling, walking, DIY, photography and trying to maintain a level of fitness at the gym!