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Hays Overview

London, England
5001 to 10000 employees
1968
Company - Private
Unknown
£1 to £2 billion (GBP) per year
Competitors

PageGroup, Robert Half, Robert Walters

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.

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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

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    Current Employee - Recruitment Consultant
    Current Employee - Recruitment Consultant

    I have been working at Hays full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good job, lots of opportunities.

    Cons

    None that I can think of.

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Hays Photos

Hays photo of: Awards Ceremony
Hays photo of: Intern 2017 - 2018
Hays photo of: Happy Hays consultants after having finished their world class training - good luck!
Hays photo of: Hays wishes you well!
Hays photo of: Congrats guys on completing your Hays training!
Hays photo of: Our latest experts having just finished their training!
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Hays Interviews

Experience

Experience
68%
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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
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    Placement Student Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Birmingham, England
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Hays (Birmingham, England) in May 2016.

    Interview

    I applied through a friend who worked there. I had a phone interview then an office interview then an assessment centre and finally and interview with the directors of that office.

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Hays Awards & Accolades

  • Employees’ Choice Award(Best Places to Work across the U.S. and the UK), Glassdoor, 2015
  • Top Company For Graduates To Work For, The Job Crowd, 2015
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