Hays Overview

  • http://haysplc.com/
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1968
  • Company - Private
  • Staffing & Outsourcing
  • $1 to $2 billion (USD)

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Hays is the world’s leading specialist recruiting firm. We have 51 years of experience and a network of more than 244 offices in 33 countries. Our team of over 8,700 people share ideas and knowledge to deliver consistently outstanding results. Our specialist recruitment ...
Mission: We are the world's leading recruiting experts in qualified, professional and skilled work. By truly understanding our clients and candidates, locally and globally, we help people and companies achieve a lasting impact.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2018(#38), 2017(#5), 2016(#2), 2015(#14)

Top CEOs: 2019(#29), 2017(#19), 2015(#15)

Best Places to Interview: 2017(#7), 2016(#18)

Hays Reviews

3.7
72%
Recommend to a Friend
87%
Approve of CEO
Alistair R. Cox
Alistair R. Cox
1,747 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee, more than 8 years

"Supportive team"

Aug 31, 2021 - Business Manager

Pros

Supportive team
Great variety of clients

Cons

Big organisation where you can feel just a cog in the machine
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Diversity & Inclusion at Hays

3.7
(628 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Hays?

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Hays Interviews

Experience
Positive67%
Negative16%
Neutral17%
Getting an Interview
Applied online65%
Employee Referral12%
Recruiter8%
Difficulty
3.1
Average
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  1. Corporate Services Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Indonesia
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    I sent the application through email and received a phone call few days later. Did a brief phone interview before they ask for your references. Right after that they'll send interview schedule. Interview comprises of basic interview questions.
    Interview

    Tell me about yourself, tell us about your weaknesses

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Company Updates

March 6, 2020
What makes a high-performing team so successful? Being motivated by the same goal. That seems obvious, doesn’t it? But, in reality, ensuring each team member has their eyes on the same prize is deceptively difficult to achieve in the world of work: https://social.hays.com/2020/03/02/we-thinking-key-to-effective-teamwork/
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Why "we" thinking is the key to effective teamwork
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February 24, 2020
In his latest LinkedIn Influencer blog, our CEO, Alistair Cox reminds us that it takes a human to be a leader of human beings: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/takes-human-leader-beings-alistair-cox/
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It takes a human to be a leader of human beings
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Hays Awards & Accolades

  • A Top Graduate EmployerTheJobCrowd2019
  • Rate My Placement Top 100 Undergraduate Employers 2019-2020Rate My Placement2019

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Hays FAQ

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Does Hays offer massages?

...free coffee and tea, end of year do...

May 4, 2020

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