Team focus

  • Dorothia Zimba

Today we introduce Dorothia Zimba, Accounts Clerk based at our Head Office. Dorothia has been with the organisation for more than two decades. Here’s a look into her world…

Tell us about yourself: “I was born in the Eastern Cape, in a place called Queenstown. I grew up and completed my studies there.”

Were you in any other trade before? “No.”

Why did you choose to join the AMS? “I chose AMS because it is a good organisation.”

If you could master one skill you don’t have right now, what would it be? “I would like to be a social worker.”

What do you do in your spare time? “I enjoy cleaning and baking.”

What might someone be surprised to know about you? “That I am still working at AMS.”

What do you enjoy most about your job? “Learning something new every day.”

What is on your bedside table? “My Bible.”

If you could have dinner with five famous people from history, who would they be? “Barack Obama.”

When your friends/family find out what you do, what do they say or ask? “They encourage me to work hard.”

What has been the happiest day of your life? “When I started working at AMS.”

If you could do another job for just one day, what would it be? “To be a Chief Executive Officer.”

What is your greatest indulgence? “Capturing invoices.”

What is the one thing, you can’t live without? “The Bible.”

What is the one quality you feel best describes you? “I am a hard worker.”

Best piece of advice anyone ever gave you? “Work hard.”