With an estimated 820,000 more science, engineering and technology professionals required in the UK by 2020, the Interim Report 2013 shows signs that industry is now turning to interim managers to fill its skills gaps.
The operations director's job is challenging, needing to balance the sustainment of high productivity levels with the health and safety of a large workforce, while minimising costs often across multiple sites.
Stephen Fitz-Gerald, CEO of Marshall Aerospace Group, talks about his strategy for growth in engineering solutions and the privileges of running one of the UK’s few exemplary Mittelstand-like manufacturing firms.
Are you recruiting for new employees and concerned about getting the pay package both competitive but also cost effective? Are you reviewing pay rates at your company? Have you seen an increase in the turnover of your employees? Or do you have to deal with regular complaints from your workforce about pay?