In our employee spotlight blog series, we get up-close and personal with some of the wonderful team members at Numeric Eight. Today, we get to know Christine Wong, Systems and Projects Manager.
How long have you worked at Numeric Eight?
Its coming up to 3 years with Numeric Eight soon.
What do you do at Numeric Eight?
Systems and Projects Manager - As part of a dynamic, medium-sized business, my role covers a broad area ranging from implementing new workflow initiatives, compliance and controls, management information reporting and system management.
Before working at Numeric Eight, what was the most unusual or interesting job you had?
I worked at a vet surgery for a little... until I realised I disliked the sight of blood.
What drew you to Numeric Eight originally?
I have been very fortunate to know Trudi for many years and respect her principled work ethics and passion to grow Numeric Eight. I had recently returned to Sydney after working abroad for many years in the corporate finance industry and after a few catch ups we realised there would be great synergy. For me, knowing how Trudi manages her team and environment around her inspired me to join without any hesitation.
And how has Numeric Eight changed since?
The team and office space has doubled in size, its been a tremendous journey so far!
What are 3 words you would use to describe Numeric Eight?
Dynamic. Focused. Collaborative.
What is your favourite thing about working at Numeric Eight?
Without question its the team camaraderie.
If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?
How to change the time on my oven...and remember the method!
What do you like to do when you’re not working?
Catching up with family and friends, hiking, painting, discovering.
How would your family and friends describe you in 3 words?
Cheerful. Discrete. Trustworthy.
How do you define success?
Success is living to your best ability while keeping your ethics and standards in balance
Where is your favourite place to be?
There are so many favourites, hard to chose one.... chilling out on a beach.
What is one thing you can’t live without?
What skill do you think everyone should learn?
How to ride a bike.
What advice do you have for businesses looking to improve the way they manage their bookkeeping and finance function?
Let Numeric Eight handle the admin of bookkeeping and finance for you, we are experts at it.