Egham is a quaint English town that lies on the Thames River in Surrey. Its proximity to central London makes it a hugely popular area with commuters.
This beautiful town is located in one of the most affluent areas of Britain. It is a vibrant mix of the industrial and the commercial, and it is home to a huge research facility operated by Proctor & Gamble. The town is also home to the Enterprise Rent-a-Car headquarters, and CAB International is a local research facility that deals in bacteria and other microorganisms. The town also has a special relationship with Ferrari, as the famous Italian car-maker has had a presence in Egham for many years now.
The unemployment rate in Egham in January of 2013 was a mere 1.1 percent according to official statistics from Nomis. The town's incredible diverse economy and its highly-skilled workforce makes it one of the UK's best performers when it comes to employment. The vast majority of those employed in the area work as managers, senior officials, skilled technicians and clerical staff.
Recruitment agencies are always on the look-out for people with technical skills and extensive managerial experience, but the high calibre of applicant in the area means the competition for the most prestigious roles is fierce.