An essential part of any company’s forward planning is the right balance of personnel to enable business strategies to be developed and implemented effectively in a competitive global market.
International recruitment of business and financial project management professionals is frequently a necessary component of business development – and restrictions placed on Tier 2 visas can prove a challenge to meeting recruitment targets, especially when UKcompanies are competing for the skills of qualified and experienced business and financial project management professionals in a global talent pool.
Not all recruitment and business needs can be met from the UK labour market and when international expertise is needed in a workforce, Duncan Lewis business immigration solicitors can advise on Tier 2 visas for business and financial project management professionals, who are eligible to work in the UK under the regulations covering occupations skilled to NQF Level 6.
Duncan Lewis business immigration lawyers frequently advise major companies, SMEs and individuals on Tier 2 applications – as well as advising on the recruitment of recent overseas graduates who have qualified in the UK.
Any Tier 2 applicants can be sponsored for jobs in certain occupations – and the government has drawn up a list of eligible occupations for business and financial project management professionals wishing to apply for a Tier 2 visa to take up a position in the UK.
UK Visas & Immigration regulations set out in the Codes of Practice for Skilled Workers such as business and financial project management professionals.
Under the regulations, the sort of roles within a company that would be eligible for a Tier 2 visa application include:
UK Visas & Immigration rules also set out the types of duties business and financial project management professionals might undertake to qualify for a Tier 2 visa, including:
The current minimum salary range for a business and financial project management professional applying for a Tier 2 UK visa would be £32,000 for an experienced candidate – and £24,000 for a new entrant.
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Duncan Lewis Business Immigration Solicitors – UK Visa Applications & Appeals – Business and Financial Project Management Professionals
Applying for a Tier 2 visa for a business and financial project management professional joining your UK operation requires expert legal advice on the preparation of the visa application to ensure no delays occur.
Companies should be aware that any delays in the Tier 2 visa application process might potentially jeopardise the timely take up of a business or financial project management appointment.
Duncan Lewis immigration experts are one of the UK’s leading specialist immigration and business immigration solicitors, with a highly successful track record in advising companies on business immigration and the UK visa application process.
Duncan Lewis immigration lawyers have offices nationwide and in most major cities – and our national and London immigration lawyers regularly advise companies wishing to recruit high-calibre business and financial project management professionals from non-EEA territories on:
Duncan Lewis business immigration experts are also able to advise on visa appeals for business and financial project management professionals wishing to take up appointments in the UK.
As immigration specialists, Duncan Lewis is ranked by Legal 500 2015 for its business immigration services.
For further information on UK visa applications for Business and Financial Project Management Professionals, call Duncan Lewis Business Immigration Solicitors in confidence on 0333 772 0409 for a FREE initial consultation.