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Cumbria - the place to work

Cumbria is a county with excellent employment prospects. From tourism to farming, education to national defence, nuclear energy to renewable sources, food, drink and the arts, there’s a job here that will suit your career.

Huge employers like Associated British Ports, Toshiba, Eddie Stobart, BAE, Kimberly Clark, Nestle and Heinz all have operations in the county, to name just a few.

Then of course, there’s the thousands more medium and smaller businesses all over the county including all those in the hospitality and tourism sector, which is so important to the county of Cumbria.

You may even be thinking of starting your own business. With opportunities, space to grow, a dedicated workforce and great scenery as well, all without the daily grid of the urban commute, then Cumbria is the place to work.

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The Visitor Economy is vital to Cumbrian businesses, supporting 37,796 full time equivalent posts in 2017.

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Hold your conference in Cumbria

There are a number of great venues throughout the county for you to hold your conference or corporate event.

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