Manufacturing & Engineering

Focus on Manufacturing & Engineering


Moon Consulting’s Manufacturing & Engineering sector focuses on attracting skilled talent to enhance operational and strategic productivity across a range of industry sub-sectors. With manufacturing and engineering making a significant contribution to the global economy in terms of both revenues and employment, it’s encouraging that the UK continues to be a major source of success to the global industrial markets. This sector boasts strong year on year export figures with employers having the potential to generate an additional £27 billion per year from 2022 (Engineering UK 2015: the state of engineering).

Moon Consulting’s Expertise


Here at Moon Consulting, we understand the complexities and challenges that employers face when recruiting for the fast-paced and diverse manufacturing & engineering environment. Our regional knowledge and profound industry awareness allows us to source niche and hard to find skill sets to fill a wide range of industry roles whilst providing a first-class and unparalleled service. Our expertise in this sector is invaluable to many of our long standing clients, who range from owner managed businesses through to international, listed organisations. Our experienced team of Search Consultants work closely with the hiring managers to provide up to date market intelligence, taking time to understand the industry’s evolution and the impact of the latest trends and product innovations.

How we will help you


We provide support at all stages of the recruitment process; from drafting candidate briefing packs through to a presence at panel interviews, offering our expert advice and independent assessment. Most importantly, we pride ourselves on our personal approach to each assignment undertaken, ensuring that we manage often complex and sensitive assignments with professionalism and confidentiality at all times. We are experienced at conducting searches for VC and PE backed businesses and can manage full Board building processes.

Some examples of successful industry assignments that demonstrate our sector knowledge are;

  • R&D Director for a Privately-owned Engineering and Manufacturing Group
  • Technical Director for a global manufacturer
  • Quality Director for a niche global manufacturer
  • Head of Sales for a medical instrument manufacturer
  • Finance Director for a leading UK Brand
  • Human Resources Director for a global supplier
  • Programme Director for major new build
  • Bid Manager for an infrastructure group
  • Chair Listed PLC

About Moon Consulting - We Understand, We Partner, We Connect


Moon Consulting has extensive expertise and knowledge of the executive recruitment market. We have an active stance in the business community and have a proven and impressive track record of delivery. We understand that there are times when highlighting and promoting your brand can be an integral part of a recruitment programme while in other situations, the use of a non-disclosure agreement and a confidential search is more appropriate. We are happy to discuss a bespoke solution to design the level of service that meets your recruitment expectations.

Moon Consulting is your Trusted Advisor in Executive Search & Selection, Talent Management and Business Consulting. We build long-term relationships with businesses to secure high-performance candidates by identifying needs, finding the right talent and integrating leaders into organisations. Moon Consulting has extensive expertise and knowledge of the market, with a proven and impressive track record of delivery even in niche markets. Contact us today to realise your goals.