Posted July 30, 2021 12:04:50The US will become a major force in the UK’s recruiting pool in 2021, a new study by recruiting consultancy and consulting firm EliteMarkets has found.UK recruitment will be dominated by the US by 2021, as the US and the UK are expected to spend $1.6bn on the country, according to the report.
The UK and US have been linked for years over a high profile dispute over how much the US spends on recruiting, and a US court case that led to the end of a $6bn settlement between the countries.
The US and UK are both in the process of revamping their recruitment strategies, and the report found the US would dominate the UK recruiting landscape by 2021.US recruiting would dominate UK recruitment by 2021 and will spend $4.7bn on UK recruitment, with the UK spending $2.8bn.
The UK, meanwhile, will spend just over $1bn on US recruiting.
The top two recruiters in each country will be the US’s recruitment chief John Chambers and the US embassy in London, according the report, with Chambers being in charge of recruiting the UK.UK recruiting will be divided into two groups, with US recruiting chief Chambers and embassy in the country.
The report, based on a sample of 3,700 recruits, said the US had a “strong presence” in the recruitment market in the first two years of the year, and was the top-spending nation in terms of recruiting in 2020, with $3.5bn being spent.
The figure was up from $3bn in 2019.US recruitment spending would be largely unchanged from 2019, with only $3,300 more being spent on UK recruiting than in 2019, and only $2,300 less being spent than in 2020.UK spending would fall from $4,700 to $3 – a fall of $400.
The findings were based on data collected in the period from the end, and included recruiting from universities and colleges in the two countries.
They also included the UK-US-US working group that has been set up to look at recruiting, with some academics and academics working with the groups, including a US-UK-UK researcher.
A spokesperson for the US Embassy in London said the UK was an important country to recruit from, but added: “The US is not the only country in the world to be a world leader in recruiting, but we are leading in terms and quality of our students and our recruiting staff.”US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is due to visit the UK in early July, but it is not clear if he will make any further statements.US President Donald Trump, who is in Britain on a visit to NATO, said on Friday the US wanted to “build bridges” with the country ahead of a major summit in Brussels later this month.