Technology continues to evolve, which creates a constant battle for manufacturers to make their products more quickly than ever before. Meeting these demands, whilst complying with regulatory standards, means that businesses must focus their efforts on the core business without unnecessary distraction. That’s where our expertise can make all the difference. We have the skills and experience to help build a workforce tailored to meet your unique requirements, and our consultants have the knowledge and experience needed to create the bespoke workforce solutions that you need. With over 10 years’ experience, you can be assured that we will take the time to understand your requirements and introduce you to the best candidates.

Akton are well-placed to help to bridge issues associated the skills gap, when one generation exits the workforce, and a new one enters. Recruiting suitably skilled workers can prove difficult, as the new generation of employees simply aren’t skilled enough to carry on where their predecessors left off.

In such a challenging industry, you can trust Akton to expertly manage your recruitment needs and to allow you to focus on your core business.

We provide specialist recruitment solutions in the following areas:

Supply chain & logistics

Akton have a strong track record in sourcing the very best candidates for supply chain management (SCM) positions, FMCG roles and a wide variety of supply chain jobs. Our consultants are experienced in finding high calibre candidates within the key areas of sourcing, planning, making, delivering and returning. Specialisms include: storage and movement of work-in-process inventory, raw materials, and finished goods. Our flexibility and experience are key strengths that help our clients to meet constantly changing needs.

Manufacturing & engineering

Manufacturing and engineering is one of the most challenging sectors to recruit for. Tools and techniques have evolved over time, placing even more importance on the need for a knowledgeable and experienced workforce. With diverse roles ranging from civil engineering jobs to jobs in the automotive industry, identifying suitable candidates can be a very time-consuming process. Our industry experience across aerospace, electronics and software allows us to support a wide range of organisations through the hiring process, from international corporations to technology start-ups and everything in between.

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Procurement manager | Supply chain manager | Buyer | Purchasing manager | Category manager | Chief procurement officer | Logistics |textiles, telecommunications, medical, and precision e| Precision engineering | Programming | Electrical design | Gadget building | Telecommunications |Maintenance engineer | Production engineer | Manufacturing engineer | Technical sales engineer | Applications engineer | Sales director | Mechanical design engineer | Multi-skilled engineer | Electrical maintenance engineer | Technical manager