Harvey Nash Group Reviews | Glassdoor

Harvey Nash Group Reviews

Updated August 16, 2018
142 reviews

Filter

Filter

Full-timePart-time

3.9
StarStarStarStarStar
Rating TrendsRating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
Harvey Nash Group CEO Albert Ellis
Albert Ellis
75 Ratings

142 Employee Reviews

Sort: PopularRatingDate

Pros
  • "Awesome commission structure with tons of opportunities to make some extra money with bi-monthly competitions" (in 13 reviews)

  • "The business is interested in work/life balance, and all levels have access to flexibility" (in 6 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work life balance - long working hours (but better than most competitors)" (in 7 reviews)

  • "The commission structure has potential to be great but only if you have consistent, steady business and good relationships" (in 5 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

  1. "Technical Recruiter"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Recruiter in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Technical Recruiter in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Harvey Nash Group full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Really like the team. A great, supportive environment among the team. Not overly hands on management style after you prove you are mature enough to do your job. Great opportunity to start making money. Rewards the hard working people.

    Cons

    Sometimes can be less than stellar on the follow through on initiatives.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you're doing. Continue to let hungry people make money.


  2. "Sr. Business Development Manager"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Illinois in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Illinois in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Harvey Nash Group full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Positive Work Environment where employees are valued for their contributions and collaboration is encouraged. Great River North office location. The comp plan is very lucrative compared with other IT recruitment firms.

    Cons

    Small office without a lot of frills

  3. "Human Resource"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Harvey Nash Group full-time

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    always can do well and they have been good so far


  4. "Good place to work ..."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Harvey Nash Group full-time

    Pros

    Top management is great! One of the best commission plans I have ever seen. Good 401K and benefits.
    Lots of opportunities and possibilities to make extra bonuses. Great incentives to perform.

    Cons

    Marketing/Business development teams weak at some locations and did not have the structure or processes in place

    Advice to Management

    HR should be a most active function that just administering benefits.
    Ensure that Sales is also held to the same processes and standards as recruiting.


  5. "Respected Organization"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Harvey Nash Group full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    A well respected company with sound, fair Leadership who seem to try and do right by their people as much as they can, even in a tight market.

    Cons

    The nature of the business requires sharp attention to metrics. Sometimes the people component of that may get a little lost.


  6. Helpful (1)

    "A lot of creative ways to maximize your income."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Recruiter in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Recruiter in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Harvey Nash Group full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    They offer a flex schedule and work from home opportunities for top performers. The 401k offering is the best I've seen at an agency, as is the commission structure. You get great PTO as you increase your tenure with the company. (Up to 5 weeks)

    There are dogs in the office and they have a big book of business.

    Cons

    You have to work hard to be successful in this industry.
    If you want a relaxed, easy going job, agency is not going to be for you, however that is true of any agency.

    Advice to Management

    Keep creating new and innovative ways to improve our process and bring in new business. Continue to be approachable and receptive to feedback.


  7. "Havrvey SDET"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Harvey Nash Group (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good clients and are prompt with guidance and payments

    Cons

    Stiff with work structure and projects

  8. Helpful (4)

    "👎"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Harvey Nash Group full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Dogs? And paper towels and snacks for half the month ... that's about it though. It's close to good food? Honestly I'm just filling space now because there was a minimum amount I had to write ...

    Cons

    Leaderless leaders, very insecure and non-confident management, no training, high turnover. Management will slander employees due to their immaturity and inability to handle feedback. They promote from within always. Weird thing too, they happen to always choose the ones who have horrible people management skills to go into leadership roles. Weird!!!

    Advice to Management

    Not sure what to even say, you wouldn't listen anyways.

    Harvey Nash Group Response

    Jun 13, 2017 – Director, Human Resources

    Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts—I would love to know more about your experience. We were recently named as one of Washington’s 100 Best Companies to Work For, and we are working... More


  9. "Best staffing firm to work for!"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Recruiter in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Technical Recruiter in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Harvey Nash Group full-time

    Pros

    The commission structure is unreal. There is so much opportunity to accomplish your financial goals here. I came from another recruiting agency in Seattle and after working here at Harvey Nash I know that this is the best staffing firm in the area.

    Cons

    Nothing I can think of


  10. "Technical Recruiter"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Harvey Nash Group full-time

    Pros

    Awesome commission structure with tons of opportunities to make some extra money with bi-monthly competitions. Management is always finding ways to improve Recruiters and Business Developers careers by providing numerous tools/resources and training. Management will create new positions for employees and they like to promote. Very collaborative team and Management is open for new ideas on processes and strategies - you're able to have a voice at Harvey Nash. Flex schedule for employees which is wonderful and they pay for your mobile phone.

    Love the view of the space needle and we get stand up desks. There is quite a bit of ambiguity which is nice so you can create a strategy that works best for you.

    Cons

    None that I can think of


Showing 142 of 149 reviews
Reset Filters