James is a Recruitment Consultant within our Marine and Shipping team, supplying contract and permanent candidates to a variety of clients throughout the UK; these include commercial and defence shipyards, naval architects, yacht builders and designers, oil majors and submarine designers.

Proudly Canadian

Written by on 30th May 2013

This year Matchtech has placed candidates in over 29 countries around the world and continue to diversify our offerings to candidates and clients alike. Last week I was fortunate to go to Canada to visit a whole host of our clients. The challenge facing Canada at present is massive in terms of the size and [...]

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You are offered a chance to work abroad…is it a chance to live the dream?

Written by on 22nd January 2013

Overseas recruitment continues to be a fast evolving and exciting area to recruit for the Matchtech marine team, with many new and exciting opportunities available across Europe, Asia, America and Africa. Our team has placed a number of candidates in positions around the globe, who have bravely swapped their rain jacket for warmer climate and a new life [...]

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The futures bright the futures marine.

Written by on 14th August 2012

Just over a year ago Natalie Desty and Mark Edwards were in a boardroom interviewing a young j (Inbetweeners) lookalike who had just returned from the IOW festival. Fortunately for me they took a punt on this no hoper and I would like to think that I have gone some way to repaying the investment [...]

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What’s new in Marine?

Written by on 9th July 2012

Throughout 2012 the marine team has continually expanded. This has largely come about due to a surge in contract recruitment and a new emphasis being placed on overseas placements. At present Team Marine are dealing with overseas shipyards/organisations in Holland, Bahrain, Italy, France, Australia and the Philippines. James Martin is currently plugging for weeklong business [...]

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