Marine People is a specialist partnership based recruitment business. We place high quality permanent UK and International candidates in to strategic maritime positions worldwide. Partnering with our clients and candidates is very important to us. Finding the best talent and best opportunities for our partners is what we do best. Having extensive experience within the international maritime recruitment market, we specialise in complete lifecycle recruitment across the ship build, ship repair, ship conversion, ship maintenance, vessel design, ship management, maritime consultancy, technical and commercial shipping markets, for both technical and professional services roles internationally.
We understand that our value comes from sourcing hard to find talent, finding and advising on the best career opportunities, and by providing strategic value add to our clients and candidates. We work with clients in all aspects of workforce development, specialising in recruitment, retention and staff development. We also work with clients on specific recruitment projects including diversity, executive recruitment, job design, market analysis, salary benchmarking and employer value proposition. We provide expert help to our candidates including CV writing, interview preparation and career advice.
We understand that building sustained partnership based relationships can only be achieved through demonstrating expertise and building credibility and trust with our clients and candidates. We work very hard to ensure that we always provide the very best service to build genuine long term relationships, as a specialist recruitment partner within the international maritime market. In addition to recruitment, Marine People work alongside IMarEST to deliver complete workforce development solutions in the maritime sector.
I was recently discussing with a potential client about why they should use Marine People and myself. Despite being UK based I have always worked with a wide range of clients around the world, with a particular focus on European, North American and Australian Naval projects. Of course, the UK and Australia couldn’t be much […]
Sometimes it’s unavoidable – you work a short contract and you move on to another temporary role. In the Maritime and Defence industries, contracted positions are the norm. Competitive rates and time-sensitive defence projects often negate the need for permanent roles, but does taking these positions negatively affect your CV? Well…the short answer is no, […]
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced his pledge to bring shipbuilding back to the UK in a bid to strengthen the Royal Navy. The new PM spoke of his aim to create ‘thousands’ of shipping industry jobs over the next decade at London International Shipping week whilst on the Thames. The speech given by […]
Marine People’s tagline is Recruit, Retain, Develop, Diversify. This really captures who we are and what is important to us. We are recruiting the best maritime talent globally, providing the best service to our clients and candidates. We are working with clients to retain these candidates, as well as their existing workforce. We are working with our clients to develop their workforce to give them a competitive edge and, and finally we are working with clients, industry bodies and influencers to diversify the talent pool for the current and future global maritime market.