Job Landscape in Northumberland
Job Landscape in Northumberland The vision of the Northumberland Economic Strategy 2010-15 is to secure opportunities for residents and businesses in a resilient economy. They report that the largest employer in Northumberland is the public sector, with 42,000 employees. Less than one per cent of businesses employ more than 250 workers, while in contrast, 80 per cent of business in the area have fewer than five employees. While job losses in traditional sectors have had an adverse impact, tourism, leisure, hospitality and retail have helped to balance job losses. The top five employment sectors in Northumberland are public administration, education and health; distribution, hotels and restaurants; manufacturing; banking, finance and insurance; and agriculture and fishing. Job Growth and Opportunities With all the efforts of the Northumberland County Council to create economic stability and growth, now is the time to go to LiveCareer and explore the many job openings waiting for you. There are positions available for workers with varying levels of education and experience. How to Get Hired As you write your CV, make sure to include experience that will appeal to employers. Then search LiveCareer for job openings which have requirements that fit your qualifications. You can search by industry, job title or experience. Finally, when you find a good match, easily apply for that job using LiveCareer's easy application process.