Natalie has worked at Engenda Group for over 8 years and a true example of the internal opportunities available to every employee.
Starting as a payroll administrator she was transferred to the commercial team. While working with Joe Grice, Natalie completed a degree in quantity surveying and is now a Qualified Quantity Surveyor.
Natalie supports various site teams and projects across the group, providing expertise and guidance on complex commercial matters associated with our engineering services.
Jan, Les and the directors gave me the greatest opportunity of going to university and building a career in Quantity Surveying!
Which of the Engenda wise values is most important to you and why?
Working as a team. Even though the group has grown massively the roots of it being a family business have never been lost, everyone does their part and works hard to achieve shared goals.
Do you have any pets?
Yes an amazing Pug called Winston!
What is the best thing about working for Engenda?
The opportunities and growth, I started at Engenda as a payroll administrator 7 years ago and could not have imagined the position I would be in now. Jan, Les and the directors gave me the greatest opportunity of going to university to progress and build a career in Quantity Surveying. I now hope to progress onto my masters with the support of the company.
How would you describe Engenda in 3 words?
Rewarding, Engaging and Supportive
Degree Apprenticeships offer a wide range of career paths including Marketing, Project Management, Surveying, Planning and Commercial. It's no longer just for people looking for a career in a skilled trade.
To wrap up National Apprenticeship Week 2021, we sat down with Natalie Allen to find out more about her journey with Engenda Group, being promoted and how she embarked on a degree apprenticeships.