Raj Chhabra is Head of Product at E-days and oversees our Client Services department. We managed to steal him away for 5 minutes to give us the low down on life in the Projects team.
How long have you worked for e-days?
I’ve worked at e-days for 9 years.
Tell us a bit about your background before e-days
I graduated from Nottingham Trent Uni with a Computer Studies degree and worked for a small charity in Leicester helping the local community get back into work.
How has e-days changed in the time you’ve been here?
The company as a whole has grown massively and we have a lot of new faces joining on a regular basis. We've also had a lot of internal promotion as existing staff members move into new roles which have opened up as the business has grown.
What does a normal day look like for you?
My normal working day always starts with a coffee and cereal bar. Then I speak to all the team to see what they did yesterday, what they're doing today and if they need any assistance with anything.
How would you describe your management style in 3 words?
A supportive, collaborative mentor.
How would you describe the environment within the Projects Team?
The Projects team are all lovely, friendly people and really support each other. They put 100% focus on the job at all times but can also have a laugh.
What do you look for in new people coming to work in your team at e-days?
Someone who can easily fit into the team, is a hard worker and has a keen eye for detail.
What do you love about working for e-days?
That everyone treats each other with respect and everyone has each other’s backs to achieve a shared goal.
What words of advice would you offer someone putting their application together for e-days?
If you don’t, you could be missing out on a really exciting & unique career.