Formica Group partner with greenbean by NRG as the business looks to continued growth

As a result of continued investment and long term strategy, Formica Group has selected greenbean by NRG as their exclusive partner for head office and commercial recruitment in the UK.

Formica Group is the only UK manufacturer of branded, designed surfacing solutions for commercial and residential customers. As the world’s largest manufacturer of High Pressure Laminate (HPL), their international network of design, manufacturing, distribution and sales operations maintains the recognition of Formica Group as a global brand.

Synonymous with laminate production, the Group’s product lines have many surfacing applications, from exterior building cladding to kitchen worktops and washroom panelling.

Formica Group currently employs in excess of 400 people at their iconic European Headquarters in North Shields, and a further 80 at its Newton Aycliffe manufacturing site. Having been a major employer in the North East’s manufacturing sector for more than 70 years, recent transformation and significant investment in both its people and its assets has lead Formica Group to further strengthen their workforce, with new roles across the business including; business development, IT, customer service, engineering and quality.

greenbean by NRG delivers flexible outsourced talent solutions in totality or on a project basis. Offering an account managed and flexible model, greenbean RPO solutions integrate seamlessly with HR teams, supporting business growth and helping to deliver results faster.

Michelle Robson, Formica Group’s People & Performance Director said; “Partnering with greenbean by NRG has given us a cost-effective solution and a fresh approach to attracting top talent in the North East. They provide a wealth of experience and an innovative recruitment solution capable of delivering at all levels of our European business.”

“It is an exciting time for us at Formica Group with huge investment, change and opportunity ahead – and we have already established a strong relationship with the greenbean by NRG team which I’m confident will continue to grow and develop.”

Leanne Chambers, Client Solutions Director at greenbean by NRG adds “We’re delighted to be working with Formica Group – a respected global brand with an established heritage. Formica Group has built its success on relationships, from employees to customers and the communities they work alongside; and the greenbean by NRG team look forward to building on our new RPO relationship at an exciting time of growth for Formica Group.”