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Nine jobs George: Osborne adds new role at venture capital firm  The Guardian

Ex-UK chancellor and austerity architect adds job as adviser to brother's tech fund to portfolio.


Jobs threat as Kilmarnock sandwich factory faces closure  BBC News

At least 180 jobs are at risk in Kilmarnock as Adelie Foods announces plans to switch production to London.


The 10 jobs where workers got the biggest raises this year  CNBC

Glassdoor used data from its platform to track the positions that saw the biggest salary increases from last year to this year. The top job saw wage growth over 9 ...


Nine-jobs George has no idea about the poverty many British workers face  The Guardian

Osborne has delivered this situation. Years of failing wages can't be salvaged by a small pay growth, says Stefan Stern, former director of the High Pay Centre.


Thirty jobs to be created at National Trust site  NW Evening Mail

THIRTY new jobs are going to be created at Fell Foot park.


Apple's spending $1 billion to add jobs in Texas. It's giving far more to shareholders  CNN

Apple's announcement that it will put a new $1 billion campus in Austin, Texas, is being read as a sign that the 2017 Republican-backed tax cut is bringing jobs ...


Stanlow oil refinery fire damage puts 180 jobs at risk  BBC News

Jobs are at risk following a fire which damaged two units within Stanlow oil refinery in Cheshire.


Army's £495m jobs contract with Capita consistently fails to recruit enough soldiers  Sky News

The British Army's £495m deal with Capita to take charge of recruitment has consistently failed to deliver enough soldiers and the project's website was ...


WPP advertising group to cut 3,500 jobs in £300m restructuring  The Guardian

WPP is to cut 3,500 jobs worldwide and shut or merge almost 200 offices as the embattled advertising group seeks to restructure after a torrid year that included ...


Potential Whitehaven mine's 500-plus jobs boost pleases residents  News & Star

Mining bosses behind a £165m plan to extract coking coal off the west Cumbrian coast have met with residents to reveal their plans.


'Tech cluster will create 3,500 jobs'  BBC News

The latest technology for driverless cars, robots and mobile phones is set to create a further 3,500 jobs in Wales over next five years, a manufacturing firm has ...


The Queen is hiring a cleaner - and the jobs comes with one incredible perk  Liverpool Echo

While the salary might not be anything special, there is one thing that makes this position appealing.


50 new jobs as vegan burger restaurant set to open Reading  In Your Area

A new vegan burger restaurant is coming to The Oracle, and it's promising "10/10 for amazing taste" without the unhealthiness that comes with junk food.


180 jobs under threat at Glasgow rail services firm  BBC News

180 staff at a Glasgow rail maintenance company have been told their jobs are under threat. Owners of Gemini Rail Services in Springburn, the former ...


Calsonic Kansei, Llanelli: £4.4m grant for new jobs  BBC News

A £4.4m investment will help create 85 new jobs at a car parts plant. The Welsh Government has awarded the grant to Calsonic Kansei, which already employs ...


Blockchain Developer Role Tops LinkedIn’s 2018 Emerging Jobs List  CoinDesk

The role of blockchain developer has leaped straight to the top of LinkedIn's emerging jobs list for 2018. The networking platform for professionals said in a ...


TUC calls for 1m manufacturing and hi-tech jobs by 2030  The Guardian

Report says government's flagship industrial strategy is 'vague' and has made little progress one year on.


How AI Will Make Customer Service Reps Better At Their Jobs  Forbes

Good customer *service* differentiates companies and directly ties to top-line revenue. We may only think about these roles when we have a truly terrible or utterly ...


GM says it plans to relocate 1,100 factory workers as it releases more information on job cuts  CNBC

The automaker said it has about 2700 job openings at several factories across the U.S. as it looks to cut roughly 14000 jobs from its payroll.


Best paid jobs for pay rises include bar staff and waiters – how to ask your boss for a rise  The Sun

Wages for bartenders and waiters have risen by 4.4 per cent on average in the past year, with the average worker now earning £22.574 per year.


Men are still winning three-quarters of new boardroom jobs  Financial Times

Three-quarters of boardroom appointments are still going to men, according to new research that suggests gender parity will “never be reached” at the top of the ...


Domino's to create 15 jobs in Carlisle  News & Star

A GLOBAL pizza chain will open its third outlet in Carlisle - creating 15 jobs in the new year.


Hedge Fund Turiya Cuts Jobs After Losing Investors’ Cash  Bloomberg

Turiya Advisors Asia Ltd., the Hong Kong-based hedge fund firm led by former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. trader Davide Erro, is the latest to be hit by industry ...


Bircham Newton: CITB relocates 200 training board jobs  BBC News

Staff at the Construction Industry Training Board face relocation to northern England and Wales.


US jobs growth slows in November  BBC News

US jobs growth was weaker than expected last month, a slowdown that analysts blamed partly on a tight labour market. Employers added 155,000 jobs, with ...


Sluggish US jobs growth prompts another Wall Street sell-off  The Guardian

Dow falls over 500 points as disappointing figures suggest world's biggest economy is running out of steam.


23% of workers have quit a job because of this—and it's not salary or time off  CNBC

American workers are quitting at the highest rates since 2001. According to the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) from the Bureau of Labor ...


Around 180 Stanlow jobs at risk after fire leads to closure of chemical plants  Chester Chronicle

More than 180 workers at Stanlow are being warned about possible redundancies this Christmas after Shell announced the closure of two chemical plants ...


Hundreds of agency jobs to go at Jaguar Land Rover  Coventry Telegraph

Hundreds of agency jobs are going to be lost at Jaguar Land Rover. The news, just 12 days before Christmas, has been officially confirmed.


Around 60 jobs under threat at Bangor University  Daily Post

The university needs to make £5m in savings as also revealed that vice-chancellor to step down early.


Firms creating up to 90 new jobs in Southampton  Daily Echo

UP to 90 new jobs are to be created in Southampton, it has been revealed.


Hands-on experience inspires girls to explore tech jobs  Financial Times

Early exposure gives young women the confidence to pursue roles in the sector.


Are you worried about being seen as a job-hopper?  HBR.org Daily

Are you worried about being seen as a job-hopper? Dan and Alison answer your questions with the help of Allison Rimm, a career coach and former executive.


As Labor Market Tightens, Women Are Moving Into Male-Dominated Jobs  The New York Times

Traditionally male industries have made a comeback. The three fastest-growing sectors since December 2016 have been the three that are most ...


Bored Panda: People whose names perfectly match their jobs  Daily Mail

Employees from across the globe have found careers that perfectly match their names in a series of bizarre coincidences, and the best examples have been ...


2000 jobs expected to come to Darlington with new business park  The Northern Echo

MORE than 2000 jobs are expected to be created as work begins on a new industrial estate in Darlington.


Banking jobs in UK fall 40 per cent as Brexit effect hits City of London  The Independent

Brexit has taken a "considerable bite" out of financial services jobs with vacancies dropping 39 per cent in the last year, according to new research. There was ...


Verizon cuts 10,000 jobs and admits its Yahoo/AOL division is a failure  Ars Technica

Verizon is parting ways with 10,400 employees in "a voluntary separation program," despite the Trump administration providing a tax cut and various ...


Wage growth reaches decade-high as UK jobs rate soars  City A.M.

UK wages are now growing faster than any time since around the end of 2016, as workers received their biggest pay rise in a decade in the three months to ...


Job openings back over 7 million and near a record high  CNBC

There were 1 million more jobs than unemployed workers in the most recent government count of job openings, according to a Labor Department release ...


The 25 fastest-growing jobs of 2018  CNBC

The ranks of software developers, cyber security workers, engineers and healthcare employees swelled this year, with roles in each of these sectors seeing ...


Coventry Building Society is hiring for these jobs right now  Coventry Telegraph

Most are based at the Coventry's national headquarters on the Binley Business Park.


Brexit threatens 750,000 jobs, says new report | Latest Brexit news and top stories  The New European

Leaving the EU without a deal could cost three quarters of a million workers in Britain their jobs, a new academic report says.


Fancy working with tigers? Jobs going at West Midland Safari Park  Birmingham Live

You even get the chance to have free tickets to the theme park.


Kind-hearted boy carries out jobs to raise money to buy his best friend a gravestone  indy100

A 12-year-old boy from Detriot is helping out with odd jobs in a kind effort to raise money for his friend's gravestone. Kenneth Gross, also known as K.J, passed ...


When steel is more expensive, metal workers lose jobs  Financial Times

In this guest post, Megan Greene, chief economist of Manulife Asset Management, admits that this month she cares about the the US Employment Situation ...


Ikea to cut 350 UK jobs as it refocuses on small outlets and online  The Guardian

Ikea is cutting 7,500 office jobs worldwide, including 350 in the UK, as it focuses on improving its online operation and city centre format in an effort to keep up ...


No jobs, no homes, no services: how inequality is crippling young people  The Guardian

Young people's health and wellbeing is being eroded by a lack of jobs, a shortage of housing and cuts to public services. A new report by the Health Foundation ...


GM to slash jobs and close eight plants  BBC News

General Motors (GM) plans to halt production at five factories in North America and cut more than 14,000 jobs. The US carmaker has also announced it will close ...


Leeds council tax set to rise and dozens of jobs could face axe  Yorkshire Evening Post

Council tax is set to rise by nearly four per cent and dozens of jobs face the axe, plans for Leeds City Council's 2019-20 budget have revealed. A total of 74 ...


Fight begins today to save 180 factory jobs at SKF  Stroud News and Journal

THE fight to save 180 manufacturing jobs begins today as union officials meet the company planning to ship them to Europe.


Amazon, derided as a 'job killer,' actually boosts local employment and business, Morgan Stanley says  CNBC

In cities with multiple Amazon fulfillment centers, job creation was "well above the national average." The e-commerce giant has been "both a net job creator and ...


Council leader welcomes multi-million pound investment to secure future jobs  NW Evening Mail

THE announcement of a £400 million investment in Britain's nuclear sea defences, safeguarding more than 8000 jobs in Barrow and across the UK…


New high-skills jobs open up as UK construction sector transforms  GOV.UK

The UK's construction industry has hardly changed in 40 years. It is not as efficient as it could be, and faces a looming skills gap brought on by an ageing ...


CITB staff told to move county or lose jobs | Latest Norfolk and Suffolk Business News  Eastern Daily Press

More than 200 staff at the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) will lose their jobs unless they leave the county.


Brexit uncertainty hits London financial jobs  The Irish Times

Professionals who changed jobs in November received an average salary increase of 21 per cent.


Jobs lost as Bristol builder collapses | News  Construction News

Bristol-based building firm Helm Construction has collapsed into administration.


Education Secretary outlines plans to get more people into skilled jobs  GOV.UK

Britain must drop its 'snobby' attitude to technical and vocational education or risk being left behind after Brexit, Education Secretary Damian Hinds warned in a ...


RXBar cuts 40 jobs  Crain's Chicago Business

The Chicago-based protein bar company acquired by Kellogg for $600 million in 2017 has laid off some 20 percent of its workforce.


Mainetti job cuts in Jedburgh 'a big blow'  BBC News

About 50 jobs could be lost in the Borders due to a restructuring programme at a coat hanger company. Mainetti - which employs more than 350 staff in ...


India’s growth not creating enough jobs: Raghuram Rajan  Economic Times

Former Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan on Friday said the Indian economy is not creating enough jobs and that growth is not benefiting ...


'No job losses' as a result of branch closure  NW Evening Mail

BANK bosses say no jobs will be lost as a result of its branch closing in Millom.


Almost 100 University of Gloucestershire staff to lose jobs  BBC News

Union Unison said it had been told by the university "a large portion of the savings" would come from redundancies.


Jobs to go as Cardiff University suffers £21m loss  BBC News

Jobs are to be cut at Cardiff University as it moves to address a £21m deficit in its budget. Vice-chancellor Colin Riordan wrote to all university staff on Friday ...


The key trends that will impact marketers' jobs in 2019  Marketing Week

Marketing Week predicts the key issues and challenges that will reshape marketers' working world in the year ahead.


Ron DeSantis names Visit Florida leader to oversee jobs agency  Tampa Bay Times

TALLAHASSEE — Ken Lawson, who was brought in to run the state's tourism-marketing agency nearly two years ago as its spending was under fire from House ...


MoneySupermarket considers relocating jobs from North Wales to Manchester  Daily Post

The price comparison website says it is considering moving 'some roles' from office in Ewloe.


Ron Taverner was considered for other top jobs with province, sources say  Toronto Star

Toronto police Supt. Ron Taverner was offered the top position at the Ontario Cannabis Store and considered for a deputy minister post in the months leading up ...


Bayer to cut 12,000 jobs and sell brands  BBC News

Bayer plans to sell brands including Dr Scholl's foot care and Coppertone sunscreen in a cost-cutting drive that includes about 12,000 job cuts following its ...


New Domino's opens this weekend - and there are still jobs to takeaway  Gazette Live

Delivery drivers and in-store positions are still available at the shop which is offering free food on opening night - here's how to apply.


GM identifies jobs, training programs for workers impacted by Oshawa assembly plant closure  Global News

Some of the General Motors assembly line workers in Oshawa have been there for years. Many of them buy and drive the very cars they make. But now that the ...


'Cancel our citizenship': Struggling for govt jobs, 3 TN trans women write to President  The News Minute

Overlooked and ignored in applications for government jobs, three trans women are slamming the country's inability to provide them with 'basic rights' and ...


Apple says it's adding hundreds of jobs in Boston  Boston.com

"They are just picking America's most established superstar cities and tech hubs." Read more on Boston.com.


Danfoss: Bedford engineering jobs under threat  BBC News

An engineering firm which makes heating controls says it has "evaluated" all of its sites.


Call for women to take up jobs working with trees  BBC News

Inverness-based Jacqui Waring, who has been working in the industry for 23 years, is involved in the initiative.


Arndale Centre extension The Beacon creates 600 jobs in Eastbourne  Eastbourne Herald

The Beacon has created around 600 jobs for people in Eastbourne, it has been revealed.


Concerns raised with 280 hospital job roles vacant across Staffordshire  expressandstar.com

Staffordshire hospital bosses have stressed patient safety will not be compromised – despite no longer filling 288 vacant posts.


Ontario Investing in Innovation and Creating Jobs in Sault Ste. Marie  Government of Ontario News

Ontario's Government for the People is supporting innovation in Sault Ste. Marie, which will lead to modernization in the manufacturing industry and create nine ...


Canadian dollar jumps after record jobs gain  Financial Times

The Canadian dollar jumped on Friday after the country added a record number of jobs, which helped ease some of the recent concerns over the strength of the ...


Five job opportunities for architects and designers in Germany  Dezeen

We have plenty of job vacancies in Germany available right now, with roles in Berlin, Stuttgart and Düsseldorf. Here are five listed on Dezeen Jobs, including ...


'No jobs on the horizon': workers respond to General Motors' decision to close plant  The Guardian

Following announcement that company will close three plants, Oshawa employees wonder why theirs is shutting down.


Minimum wage rises 'hit profits, not jobs'  BBC News

Prices have risen in some sectors but fears of job losses have been unfounded, a report says.


JLR to cut 200 jobs as production moves to Slovakia  BBC News

Jaguar Land Rover says there will also be a "temporary pause" at its Wolverhampton engine plant.


Campaign aims to boost jobs in adult social care  Gateshead Council

Gateshead Council has given its support to a region-wide campaign promoting careers in the field of adult social care.


State of the art leisure park to create 500 jobs and bring in £15m a year to Southend  Echo

LONG-awaited plan for a major new leisure complex in Southend have been submitted.


The Guardian view on civil service jobs: all sorts required  The Guardian

Editorial: Divisions between academic and vocational education are symptomatic of our class-ridden society. Recruiting from a wider pool is a good move.


As full employment looms, can the UK create any more jobs?  Telegraph.co.uk

The British recovery from the 2008 recession has been accompanied by a more than halving of the unemployment rate from 8.5pc in 2011 to 4.1pc in the third ...


Almost 150 jobs to go as Fairfax and Nine merger restructure revealed  The Guardian

A total of 144 jobs will disappear as a result of the merger between Fairfax Media and Nine, with 92 people to be made redundant before the new business is ...


Nearly 900 youth worker jobs axed since 2016, new analysis claims  The Independent

Nearly 900 youth worker jobs have been axed and at least 160 centres closed since 2016, according to a new report by one of the UK's biggest unions. Unison ...


500 jobs in pipeline for new university campus  Stoke-on-Trent Live

The team behind plans for a major university health campus today revealed they hope to bring hundreds of jobs to the region and attract up to 5,000 students.


Bristol aerospace research centre to create 300 jobs  BBC News

The £32m project will involve building "the wings of the future in a greener and more efficient way".


Five architecture and design jobs in the USA available on Dezeen Jobs  Dezeen

Our pick of the top five architecture and design jobs available in the USA include positions with Rhode Island School of Design and nArchitects.


Point Engineering announces closure with jobs lost  Hull Daily Mail

Point Engineering in Lee Smith Street said the decision follows 'difficult trading conditions over a three-year period'


Steel door maker Strongdor plans 45 new jobs in Carnforth  The Westmorland Gazette

FORTY-five new jobs could be created by steel door manufacturer Strongdor in Carnforth if expansion plans get the go-ahead.


Journalist jobs to go at Reuters news agency in global review of newsrooms  Press Gazette

Press Gazette has been reporting on British journalism without fear or favour since 1965. Our mission is to provide a news and information *service* which helps ...


Plan to bring thousands of homes and jobs to east Cambridgeshire rejected - for now  Cambridge News

Changes are needed after a government inspector found a local plan, which sets out how to bring 10,835 new homes and 6,000 jobs to east Cambridgeshire, ...


State gives Wayfair $31 million in tax breaks for 3,300 jobs in Boston and Pittsfield  The Boston Globe

The fast-growing online retailer Wayfair Inc. landed $31 million in tax incentives from the state Thursday to help the company add thousands of jobs in Boston ...


EU tech leader: Brexit has already created 3,500 jobs in Brussels  New Statesman

According to the one of the biggest names in the Brussels start-up scene, thousands of tech jobs have already moved to Brussels from the UK, due to the ...


Steve Jobs Said There's 1 Decision That Separates Leaders Who Achieve Success From Those Who Still Don't Get It  Inc.

In an exclusive 2008 interview, three years before his death to pancreatic cancer, Apple co-founder Steve Jobs spoke about the keys to Apple's success.


You're more likely to lose your job by 2026 if you're working in one of these 10 disappearing occupations  CNBC

A report released by personal finance site GoBankingRates uses the latest job growth data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics to compile this list of jobs ...