Staff spotlight – Getting to know… Justin Hudson

We have a great team here at Clearpoint Recycling, so we want our readers to get to know the faces behind the names.

In this blog series, we ask one of our valued colleagues 10 quick questions – about their role and responsibilities, personality and working at Clearpoint – so you can get to know them better. This month, it’s the turn of Justin Hudson…

Name: Justin Hudson

Job title: Head of buyers
Department: Buying

What do you like most about working at Clearpoint?
The teamwork. We all pull together to get results – always to high standards and in a very fast-paced environment.

Pick three words to describe the company culture:
Adaptable, driven and friendly.

Sum up your role in one sentence:
Originally employed to capture offtake agreements for material supply, I am now leading the buying team to further grow our supplier base within the UK and overseas.

How would your colleagues best describe you?
Organised, thoughtful and positive.

If you could choose your ideal team activity, what would it be and why?
An escape room – it’s a great opportunity to explore hidden talents, while having a laugh together.

If you could pick a superpower, what would it be and why?
Time travel – so I could go back to the early days of the Beatles and see them live.

Describe your perfect Sunday:
A family trip to the coast – including a brisk walk in the sea air followed by a roast dinner and bottle of Rioja.

If you could have dinner with two people, dead or alive, who would they be and why?
John Lennon – for a lively conversation about living with no possessions and other challenging topics – and Billy Connolly because he makes my face ache from laughter.

You’ve won the lottery, what would be your first big purchase?
Whatever my wife tells me to buy!

If you weren’t a head of buyers, what would you like to be?
A footballer for Leeds United.


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