Hays Overview

  • www.haysplc.com
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1968
  • Company - Private
  • $1 to $2 billion (USD)

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Hays is the world’s leading specialist recruiting firm. We have 51 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. Our specialist recruitment ...
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.

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Alistair R. Cox
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"Fantastic company & people to work for and with"

Current Employee - Business Director in Belfast, Northern Ireland
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I have been working at Hays full-time


Highly professional, investment in staff meeting and exceeding potential, superb systems in place and a genuine passion for people


I wish I had joined earlier in my career!!!
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...Worked in Hong Kong office, office environment is great (ICC), everyone dressed professionally, great training, good gender diversity balance, well structured teams, clear career path...Read More

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Hays Interviews

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    Nach der Bewerbung erfolgte ein Termin zum telefonischen Bewerbungsgespräch. Nach diesem Gespräch erhielt ich per Mail eine Absage und das Verfahren war beendet. Ein wirklicher Grund wurde mir für die Absage nie genannt.

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Company Updates

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6 Mar 2020

What makes a high-performing team so successful? Being motivated by the same goal. That seems obvious, doesn’t it? But, in reality, ensuring each team member has their eyes on the same prize is deceptively difficult to achieve in the world of work: https://social.hays.com/2020/03/02/we-thinking-key-to-effective-teamwork/


If I was to ask you to name an example of a successful team, which one would immediately spring to mind? Perhaps a high-performing sports team such as Manchester City Football Club or the New Zealand All Blacks? For many of us, high-performing teams like these are the encapsulation of good team work.

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24 Feb 2020

In his latest LinkedIn Influencer blog, our CEO, Alistair Cox reminds us that it takes a human to be a leader of human beings: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/takes-human-leader-beings-alistair-cox/

Hays Awards & Accolades

  • A Top Graduate EmployerTheJobCrowd2019
  • Rate My Placement Top 100 Undergraduate Employers 2019-2020Rate My Placement2019

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What is health insurance like at Hays?

...No benefits (no paid sick days, health insurance, bonuses, etc.)....

12 August 2020

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