Business secretary Vince Cable made the announcement of the industry-led idea ahead of his keynote speech to the Confederation of British Industry, where he said that it is vital that the skills system in the UK is providing firms with the level of candidates that they require.
Chair of the Skills and Jobs retention group Allan Cook, the chairman of Atkins and Finmeccanica UK, said that the extension of the Talent Retention Solution (TRS) had delighted him and was a bonus for everyone across all engineering sectors.
"The ease of use and lack of red tape has an immediate benefit for small and medium firms, helping them to connect with the talent graduating from our world leading universities," he added.
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Source: The Sales Engineer News