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ATA Recruitment Reviews

Updated Mar 27, 2019

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4.4
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86%
Recommend to a Friend
90%
Approve of CEO
Paul Dickens
10 Ratings
  1. "Best recruitment company I have worked for"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Derby, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ATA Recruitment full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Treating training and structured development. On-going support well balanced with KPI goals. Flexible working options. Friendly atmosphere.

    Cons

    Takes a while to get commission up and running

    ATA Recruitment2019-03-27
  2. "Lack of structure, backstabbing culture"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Derby, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at ATA Recruitment full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The annual awards event was pretty fun.

    Cons

    Lack of structure by an overbearing management team. Should you be lucky enough to be in one team, you would have a dozen meetings daily. Meetings about meetings even. In another team you would be taken into an office to retroactively sign paperwork for an annual review that never happened, and the training at the time was either condescending or none existent. Being forced to wear ties in the peak of summer with the...

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    Advice to Management

    Have a self review by an external individual, there are too many layers of management contradicting each other, and really assess your internal brand. What kind of company do you want to be? Because the current perception by current and former employees isn't great.

    ATA Recruitment2019-02-27

    ATA Recruitment Response

    March 6, 2019Marketing Executive

    Thank you for taking your time to provide feedback. Whilst it isn’t clear when you worked with ATA, it seems it may be some time ago and hopefully, you will be glad to read how the business has evolved. Our huddle briefings are held when required, assessing the objectives for the ...

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  3. "Consultant"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ATA Recruitment for more than a year

    Pros

    Great people, great culture, training is spot on, support is brilliant. Structured career progression

    Cons

    Commission structured could be better

    ATA Recruitment2019-02-04

    ATA Recruitment Response

    March 6, 2019Marketing Executive

    Thank you for your review - We're really pleased that you're enjoying working for ATA!

  4. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Recruiter in Leicester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ATA Recruitment full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Exceptionaly training, great culture, brilliant industry and high standards with set processes to ensure efficient practice rather than a numbers game.

    Cons

    Can be a little old fashioned in attitude to some things.

    ATA Recruitment2018-10-18

    ATA Recruitment Response

    March 6, 2019Marketing Executive

    Thank for your review. Our training is something we take great pride in so it's fantastic to hear that you've enjoyed the process and your time with the company so far!

  5. Helpful (1)

    "Supportive, Flexible, Dynamic"

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    Current Employee - Business Consultant in Derby, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ATA Recruitment part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Supportive management team - home grown and a wealth of knowledge both in the business and within the market sectors we work in Flexible - Great benefits structure which offers flexible working for a better work-life balance Dynamic Team - strong work ethic throughout the business, a dynamic team across all offices with specialists in their chosen fields offering constant on the job training and development to their colleagues...

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    Cons

    None to speak of - a great place to work

    ATA Recruitment2018-08-08

    ATA Recruitment Response

    March 6, 2019Marketing Executive

    Thank you for such a great review - we're really pleased that you're enjoying working for ATA!

  6. Helpful (1)

    "Great place to work!"

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    Current Employee - Consultant in Derby, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ATA Recruitment full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Growing company Recently introduced some new and brilliant benefits Great team Extensive training New progression structure Management team

    Cons

    I genuinely don't think there are any cons - it is a great place to work

    Advice to Management

    none

    ATA Recruitment2018-08-01
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Progessive forward thining company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Recruitment in Derby, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ATA Recruitment full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    A secure established business - part of a group of companies Excellent progression opportunities Comprehensive induction and training programme Exciting business growth plans

    Cons

    Sometimes being part of a group of companies can prevent or slow down changes

    ATA Recruitment2018-08-08
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Very good Business"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ATA Recruitment full-time

    Pros

    Good business with the right attitude and a good footprint.

    Cons

    Benefits are a little old fashioned.

    ATA Recruitment2017-08-21
  9. "Generator mechanic"

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    Former Employee - Generator Mechanic in Kabul
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at ATA Recruitment full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    It was a good company

    Cons

    Thier have no doubt and downside to work with Ata

    Advice to Management

    I'm very excited to work with Hard work and worship.

    ATA Recruitment2017-07-29
  10. "Generator mechanic"

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    Former Employee - Generator Mechanic in Kabul
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at ATA Recruitment full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very good company ,i always like to serve for it

    Cons

    Not any down site ,that was a great company.

    Advice to Management

    Not really

    ATA Recruitment2017-07-15
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