We at JSW Insurance have compiled a short question and answer session with one of our employees Sean Cooke about his working life as well as his prospering football career. Sean has currently been working for JSW Insurers since September 2013 and is seen as a valuable member of the team who brings a variety of qualities that supports the company.
At the age of just 21 Sean has the difficult task of balancing work with his football career. As a footballer he is contracted to AFC Telford, however during the second half of the season he was on loan to one of his former clubs AFC Fylde. They play in the Northern Premier Evo-Stik League. During this time Sean and AFC Fylde have enjoyed great success.
Name: Sean Cooke
Job Role at JSW: Marketing Assistant.
What do you like about your role at JSW? I speak to different people every day and each day I learn new things about insurance.
What are your main skills? Good communication skills, teamwork and many more.
Who is the best player you have ever played with? Nick Powell when he played for Crewe Alexandra he currently plays at Manchester United and recently had a successful loan spell at Wigan Athletic.
Who is the best player you have ever played against? Paul Pogba when he played for Manchester United he currently plays for Juventus and has also represented France at both junior and senior levels.
Favourite player: Paul Scholes.
What team do you support? Manchester United.
Best moment in Football: Winning the Young Player of the Season award last season.
Then we asked Sean about his spell at AFC Fylde and his hopes for the future…..
Was your spell at AFC Fylde a success? Yes, we won the treble this season and won the Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy. We also won the Doodson Sport Cup and were crowned play-off Champions of the Evo-Stik League.
How many goals did you score? 7.
How many goals did you create? 18.
Favourite moment of the season: Winning the play off final that helped us gain promotion.
And finally where do you see yourself in 10 years’ time? Playing football hopefully in the Football League!