Kate Jones leads a team of 80 people in Royal Mail providing a centralised knowledge management service to the UK business. The team provide regular reporting, data provisioning, master data management and business partnering services.
Kate has worked for Royal Mail for over 20 years, joining the company as a Mathematics graduate and has undertaken varied roles within the organisation during her career. Her roles have focussed on data and reporting since her involvement in the company’s IPO in 2013, where data accuracy was a key area of focus.
Kate has a passion for people management and empowering her team to provide an excellent service. She has built a wealth of experience regarding Royal Mail’s datasets and KPIs and her team support the operational, financial, customer and HR/people functions within the organisation. She has been leading the transition from legacy reporting practices to the adoption of BI tools such as QlikView and Business Objects, to remove manual work and increase insight into large and complex datasets.