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Simon Dickinson - Questionnaire


What is your job role?

Head of Finance


Who is your hero and why?

Sir Tom Finney – according to many England’s greatest ever football player.


What is your motto/favourite saying?

If you want the rainbow, you have to put up with the rain.


Describe a perfect Sunday …

Taking the dog out for a morning walk, Sausage butties for lunch while watching the lunch time football. Going to my local for some good beer and to watch the afternoon football, then finally back to my parents for a lovely Sunday tea.

(I just need to get a dog to complete the above!)


What has been your best moment since working at Cummins Mellor?

Being appointed


What skills would you like to have gained in 10 years?

Managerial skills in order to help lead, influence and inspire the finance department.


If you weren’t an accountant what would you be?

Definitely a professional footballer!


What’s number 1 on your bucket list?

To drive across America for 3 months, ending with a week stay in Las Vegas.


What is your favourite thing about working at Cummins Mellor?

There is a real emphasis on teamwork which creates a very positive working atmosphere.


If you could learn a new skill what would it be?

Would love to be able to re-learn the Piano, or to learn Spanish.