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London, England (UK)
51 to 200 employees
2007
Company - Private
Staffing & Outsourcing
$50 to $100 million (USD) per year
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La Fosse Associates Reviews

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La Fosse Associates Founder and CEO Simon La Fosse
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    Current Employee - Project Assistant & Team Coordinator in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Project Assistant & Team Coordinator in Los Angeles, CA
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    I have been working at La Fosse Associates full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    This has been my first job out of college, and I would definitely recommend to anyone just joining the workforce. The environment at La Fosse is super supportive and inclusive, which allows you to grow and develop quickly. It's not easy work, but you are pushed in the best way possible. One of the big pros is that my individual development is clearly defined, and I am aware of my goals and expectations. There is also no corporate hierarchy and top management is approachable and invests time in all their employees. I am able to constantly communicate with management about questions/suggestions. All around great experience so far!

    Cons

    None about the company whatsoever. Recruitment is hard work though, so resilience is definitely essential.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work. It's much appreciated that every employee's opinion has strong value!

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La Fosse Associates Interviews

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    Associate Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
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    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at La Fosse Associates (London, England (UK)) in June 2018.

    Interview

    Message on LinkedIn from recruiter regarding internal role. Head of new division called and said following initial phone conversation that we should meet up to 'chat' in a Members Club in Shoreditch. Then a mock client meeting with a staff member at La Fosse as the client in which my role was to take notes and then write up a report following the meeting to feedback in presentation style.

    As I was headhunted for this role and did not directly apply for the role, I was a bit apprehensive and sceptical about whether I was just a number etc, so it was good to keep a flexible mindset. I also found the casual style in which I was headhunted a bit frustrating at times, e.g. when told I wasn't "being myself" even though he had just met me quite early on in the conversation. I was also a bit surprised at the casualness of language in the emails e.g. "end of next week is crap" and also in communication in general - saying "I am here at all times to help" but when asking any questions, I twice got a blank email in response, making things a bit harder to prepare for and not actually helping at all times in anyway. As a result I felt unprepared and sadly it didn't give me a good impression, even though I wanted to see the company in the good light that its rep suggests. As I was the only external candidate and there were 9 other internal candidates, it crossed my mind that they perhaps already had internal candidates in mind so perhaps I did not matter. All in all, not a terrible experience but not a good one either.

    Interview Questions

    • What are you up to at the moment? How did you get into that?   1 Answer
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La Fosse Associates Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Small Companies to Work For, The Sunday Times (UK), 2013
  • 100 Best Small Companies to Work For, The Sunday Times (UK), 2014
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