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Sunday, August 19, 2018

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Faststream Wins Chevron Recruitment Contract

, technology, products and services and corporate/business services.   Faststream noted it has been a preferred supplier to Chevron Products UK Limited for the past three years within these disciplines and has supported other specialist areas of Chevron globally.   Faststream CEO Mark Charman commented, “We’re delighted to be supporting Chevron Products UK Limited with permanent recruitment services and excited to form a closer partnership with such an important client.”    Faststream will provide permanent recruitment services to Chevron in the U.K. and

Guy Platten, CEO UK Chamber of Shipping (left), and Mark Charman, CEO Faststream Recruitment Group (right) (Photo: Faststream)

Faststream Opens New Global Headquarters

Faststream Recruitment founder and CEO Mark Charman launched the group’s new global headquarters in Southampton alongside Guy Patten, CEO of the U.K. Chamber of Shipping, at an official unveiling event on June 21.   Faststream was established in Southampton in 1999, having gone on to launch further international offices in North America and Asia, with its Southampton office remaining as its global headquarters and housing more than 70 of its 100 worldwide staff.   Charman commented, “We are hugely proud of our achievements over the past 18 years and very excited about our new

Mark Charman (Photo: Faststream Group)

Brexit Could Cause an Exodus of UK Maritime Talent

today (24.06.16), shows that over 39 percent of employees who wouldn’t previously have looked at a move away from the U.K. would now consider roles overseas, with a further 23 percent undecided. “It’s a leave vote for the U.K. and a leave vote for U.K. maritime employees,” said Mark Charman, Faststream Group CEO.   Charman continued, “Global mobility has always been a positive aspect of working in the maritime industry. Sixty-six percent of respondents to our survey would have considered a role outside the U.K. prior today's Brexit results, which shows just how flexible

Mark Charman (Photo: Faststream)

Report: Job Security an Issue for Maritime Execs

examining maritime executives’ thoughts about their careers.   “Business leaders and executives have the most dynamic view of the marketplace, but they are rarely asked about their own careers and what they think about working in the maritime sector,” said Faststream CEO, Mark Charman. “This report looks at the views of the employers and not the employees and is the first of its kind which gets beneath the surface to discover what maritime leaders really think.”   The report looks in-depth at job security and motivations, pay and reward, becoming a senior

Mark Charman

Top 10 Trends in Maritime Recruitment

business and 2018 will see us move back to going on offense. This year we plan to expand our geography, increase our maritime sector offering in some key markets and grow our consultant numbers. All in all, we are working hard to grow our position as global market leader.     The Author Mark Charman is Chief Executive Office, Faststream Recruitment Grou

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