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Understanding Recruitment Overview

Saint Albans, England
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
Staffing & Outsourcing
$1 to $5 million (USD) per year
Oliver Bernard, TEKsystems, Levy Associates
Understanding Recruitment are a multi-award winning specialist technology recruitment consultancy based in St. Albans, Hertfordshire.

We focus mainly on the Home counties and London area where we have built a strong network over the past 10 years, as well as ... Read more

Mission: Founded on outstanding results with a real determination to succeed and never to be beaten. In a competitive market, our work ethic and results have given us a huge edge over the competition. Not only is this down to our thorough approach, but it is also an in-built resilience ... Read more

Understanding Recruitment Reviews

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Understanding Recruitment Founding Director Chris Jackson
Chris Jackson
21 Ratings
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    Current Employee - Compliance in Saint Albans, England
    Current Employee - Compliance in Saint Albans, England
    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Understanding Recruitment full-time (More than a year)


    I think the environment at Understanding makes it, as a place to work, extremely special. The employees at Understanding are very engaged and dedicated and I think this stems from the support and enthusiasm that the directors and senior management display.


    Speaking from my own experience, I find it hard to comment on this, perhaps working in the shopping center...

    Advice to Management

    Continue showing the enthusiasm and support that you currently do.

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Understanding Recruitment Photos

Understanding Recruitment photo of: Our directors, Dale & Chris
Understanding Recruitment photo of: Directors lunch at Maze
Understanding Recruitment photo of: Pizza's all round!
Understanding Recruitment photo of: Christmas jumper day!
Understanding Recruitment photo of: One of our Meetup events - in partnership with Playtech
Understanding Recruitment photo of: Before heading out for our Christmas party 2016
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Understanding Recruitment Interviews



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Getting an Interview





    Account Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Saint Albans, England
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview


    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Understanding Recruitment (Saint Albans, England) in May 2017.


    Quick process and well organised. Had a telephone interview two days after getting application.
    First stage within a couple of days and second stage was the week after. Would have moved even quicker if I could book the days off.
    Excellent communication the whole way through, very varied questions but nothing designed to catch you out.

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Understanding Recruitment Awards & Accolades

  • Best Staffing Firms to Work For, Staffing Industry Analysts, 2016
  • CV Excellence Award in Customer Service 2016, Corporate Vision Recruitment Awards 2016, 2016
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