Compare The Very Group vs Hays BETA

See how Hays vs. The Very Group compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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The Very Group

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Hays

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 117 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 2577 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.9
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
The Very Group Ceo Henry Birch
95%
95%Henry Birch
CEO Approval
Hays Ceo Alistair R. Cox
93%
93%Alistair R. Cox
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Positive Business Outlook
64%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern2 Salaries
£16,331/yr
Buyer4 Salaries
£43,579/yr
Systems Engineer5 Salaries
£41,845/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern50 Salaries
£16,096/yr
Manager28 Salaries
£32,317/yr
Service Desk Analyst7 Salaries
£22,792/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 11 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 10 reviews)
Pros
"Work hard play"(in 147 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 142 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Senior management"(in 6 reviews)
"Liverpool"(in 5 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 456 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 129 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Head of Logistics

I have been working at The Very Group full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Very collaborative, supportive environment. High paced Excellent facilities at head office Great people Constantly evolving

Cons

Still working on getting rid of some ancient core systems, some frustrations around the pace of IT change as a result.

"Great place"22 Oct 2019

Current Employee - Manager

I have been working at Hays full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Culture, people, development, money, career

Cons

Work / life balance can be better

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