Worth around £50 billion, the energy sector is an extremely challenging and volatile market which has to contend with a great deal of uncertainty around future production as well as meeting ever increasing stringent carbon emission quotas. The global economy continues to demand more energy as the world's population increases, whilst new projects often require significant investment and lengthy payback periods.

It's also an extremely competitive market with new technologies and renewable sources a rapidly increasing part of the mix - electricity generated from renewable sources in the UK in 2017 accounted for 25% of total UK electricity generation, up from 11.3% in 2012 and just 5% in 2006.

Finding the right calibre individual against such a challenging market background can be very difficult but we have vast experience in this sector and are experts at identifying the markets' most impressive achievers, as well as candidates with highly specialised backgrounds. We understand the various specialised sectors, so whether it's biomass to heat pumps, or energy from waste to renewable sources, as well as the traditional oil and gas sectors, we have the experience you need to find the best candidate for your role.

Some of the roles we have recruited for in the past include:

  • Technical / Operations Director
  • Senior Controls Sales Engineers
  • Thermal Project Manager
  • Energy Development Manager
  • Senior Structural Engineer

    Phil Sharp

    Phil set up Elliot Marsh in 2000 and has spent over 20 years in the recruitment industry. He leads Senior Executive and Non-Executive assignments, and is a specialist recruiter in a number of different areas including Automotive, Avionics & Defence, Energy, Engineering, Scientific and Property.


    Alison Ryan

    Alison has 15 years’ experience in the recruitment and headhunting market has enabled her to gain a thorough understanding of a vast range of market sectors as well as successfully delivering new business across all business sizes.

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"It is very refreshing that we can rely on a specialist sector recruiter to identify the right people suitable to help our business grow."

"Having worked with Elliot Marsh for in excess of 5 years I have found them to be a consistent, highly committed, professional and motivated recruitment company."

"We were delighted with the whole process and we felt comfortable in the knowledge we were appointing from the very best available talent. We will certainly be using Elliot Marsh Ltd in the future."