Downstream and Chemicals

We provide employers in the downstream sector with skilled engineers at every stage of the process.

We have built a great track record of placing candidates and staffing projects in this industry, which predominantly include crude oil refineries, gas processing plants, petrochemical plants and natural gas distribution companies.

Progressive delivers recruitment solutions for refining, bulk-chemical and speciality chemical projects from its dedicated teams globally. Our sector specialists will provide you with the knowledge and insight needed to maximise your project’s success.

Our specialisations include:

Not every contract assignment should be determined as Inside IR35

24 Sep 2019

An important message to any end client who is considering making blanket IR35 determinations.

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Different end clients with different approaches

18 Sep 2019

We are now less than seven months away from the implementation of IR35 Reform in the private sector and more end clients are starting to confirm how they will initially propose to handle the changes to the Off Payroll working rules, which will apply to where any contractors in the supply chain are providing services using a limited company from April 2020.

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IR35 Readiness Programme: Outcomes

05 Sep 2019

Since this event, we've helped and up-skilled around 70 of our customers in their preparations for the private sector reform, which will be coming into effect in April 2020. If you'd like a copy of any of our template materials, or you just want to get a little more information about IR35 or the event, please complete the form below - we’ll then be in touch to arrange a call or meeting.

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