Reed Overview

  • London, United Kingdom
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1960
  • Company - Private
  • Staffing & Outsourcing
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

In the early 1960s, Reed pioneered specialist recruitment in the UK. Seven decades on, we have become the world’s largest family-run recruitment business, with offices spanning across the UK, Europe, the Middle East and East Asia. With access to the UK’s largest candidate ...
Mission: Our purpose: Improving lives through work Our mission: We want to be synonymous with shaping careers and delivering on our purpose Reed is family-owned and has grown organically, rather than by acquisition, to a company of 3,000 co-members in over 350 ...

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2020(#44), 2019(#28)

Top CEOs: 2019(#20), 2018(#47)

Company Updates

October 13, 2021
Could you be happier? Take a look at our current opportunities within our award winning Technology sector.
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Being yourself at work… Every. Single. Day. This is the philosophy that underpins our Inclusion & Belonging strategies, policies and activities at Reed, including all the aspects covered in our video series over the last several weeks. To view the full video and find out more about our commitments, visit our Love Inclusion page on #Inclusion #Diversity #Equality
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Reed Reviews

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Current Employee, more than 1 year

"Fantastic Company"

Oct 2, 2021 - Senior Business Development Manager in Cardiff, Wales, Wales
Positive Outlook
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I joined Reed one year ago and can honestly say that they are by far the best company I have worked for in a very long career. The flexible working policy, transparent bonus and career paths are


I have yet to discover a single negative in working for Reed

Advice to Management

Fantastic engagement and recognition from senior management and exceptional support from L&D, please keep up all your hard work as it is greatly appreciated
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Diversity & Inclusion at Reed

(142 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

Being yourself at work.

Every. Single. Day.

Our aim is for Co-Members to feel welcomed at REED and ultimately be their true self at work.  We are proud to promote inclusion & diversity among clients, candidates and Co-Members as an equal op

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...REED has really changed with the times...hybrid working, new benefits and an inclusive nature across the whole company....Read More

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Reed Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online59%
In Person10%

  1. Test Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview


    Did not get any further than submitting video so can not really make any further judgment on the whole process. Would have been nice to know where I went wrong though.

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Reed Awards & Accolades

  • Graduate & Apprentices Best company to work forThe Job Crowd's Top Companies Award2021
  • Diversity Leader 2020, Financial TimesFinancial Times2021
  • Top 100 Apprenticeship EmployersThe Job Crowd2020
  • The Sunday Times Top Track 100The Sunday Times (UK)2020
  • Member of the 5% Club5% Club2019

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Does Reed offer relocation assistance?

...There arent any pros available other than their benefits package which you still have to pay to join...

October 17, 2019

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