Michael Page is partnering with The Manufacturer to tackle the skills shortage

The UK manufacturing sector has long faced a chronic skills shortage, and this issue has only worsened in recent years with disruptions like Brexit and the Covid-19 pandemic.

To help promote best practices for manufacturing leaders and businesses, Michael Page are partnering with The Manufacturer, an industry leading publication providing senior manufacturing leaders with thought leadership articles, regulatory updates, and best practice case studies. This strategic alliance will aim to address key skills related challenges in the industry, and enable modern, digitalised, and sustainable ways of working.

Michael Page Manufacturing are experts in the placement of engineering and manufacturing professionals with leading employers, from fast growing SMEs to blue-chip multinationals. Over the past year alone, we have facilitated over 50,000 candidate applications and placed almost 3,000 specialists into roles across the UK.

In a competitive, candidate-short market like this, our deep market expertise, large candidate network, and collaborative, consultative approach makes all the difference to our partners.

If you have hiring needs or are looking to take the next step in your career, we would love to hear from you – please get in touch with one of our specialists today.