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Hays Overview

London, England (UK)
5001 to 10000 employees
1968
Company - Public (HAS)
Staffing & Outsourcing
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
PageGroup, Robert Half, Robert Walters
Hays is the world’s leading specialist recruiting firm. We have 47 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.

Hays Reviews

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Hays CEO Alistair R. Cox
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    "Recruitment Consultant"

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    Current Employee - Recruitment Consultant in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Recruitment Consultant in Dallas, TX
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    I have been working at Hays full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Rewarding Work, not only in terms of pay but also making a difference in ones life.

    With Hays, you work very closely with coworkers and establish relationships that will make a lasting impact. People are truly happy for you when you succeed, and you are happy for your coworkers

    Cons

    Must have a resilient attitude and philosophy. If you're able to work hard, and shrug off undesirable outcomes then they're really no cons I can think of. Hours can be long, however

    Advice to Management

    Keep on making your employees feel appreciated, you're doing a great job with it so far!

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Hays Photos

Hays photo of: Best performer trophies 2015
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!
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Hays photo of: Congrats guys on completing your Hays training!
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Hays Interviews

Experience

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70%
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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
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    Associate Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Hays in September 2015.

    Interview

    it was really easy process. its almost like they are begging to have people work for them. Then you start working there, you realise why they need people so badly. never seen such high turnover rate.

    Interview Questions

    • what is the most difficult problem you've successfully solved?   Answer Question
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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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