Hays Manager Reviews

Updated May 15, 2022

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Hays CEO Alistair R. Cox
Alistair R. Cox
314 Ratings
  1. 5.0
    Current Contractor

    Great place to work

    Feb 15, 2022 - Assistant Management Accountant in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Amazing people, fast paced, fair and honest.

    Cons

    Nothing comes to mind, I really enjoyed my time there

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  2. 3.0
    Former Contractor

    Quick Contracts

    Mar 8, 2022 - Customer Service Representative 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Quick at placing you at new jobs Money is good

    Cons

    Very short projects No real contracts

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  3. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Hays

    Feb 1, 2022 - First Line Manager, Field Engineering in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommend
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    Pros

    All questions are answered quickly and honestly.

    Cons

    Having to get your new line manager to sign Weekly timesheets at first can be difficult.

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  4. 2.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Negative, sad

    Jan 4, 2022 - HR- Recruiter 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Fun team building days, good few benefits

    Cons

    Management talk down to you, left to your own devices for weeks at the beginning then told off for doing things wrong, no support, constantly being asked since DAY 1 ‘do you really want to work here?’ Ridiculous statement to be making to staff. Bad environment negative people

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  5. 4.0
    Former Temporary Employee, less than 1 year

    Good

    Oct 3, 2021 - Customer Service Representative 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good temporary positions and opportunities through hays

    Cons

    Just a temporary contract and short postings but overall a great experience

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    The People make the place

    Mar 12, 2021 - Senior Marketing Manager in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Hard working, honest colleagues, encouragement to bring your own thoughts

    Cons

    Salaries across the board should improve

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  7. 2.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    it gets you through

    Sep 15, 2020 - Customer Service Representative in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommend
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    Pros

    money is okayish, people are ok

    Cons

    you feel like a slave

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  8. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    A great company full of genuine people - doesn't try to be something it isn't

    May 1, 2020 - Senior Marketing Manager in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Strong values, camaraderie, work hard, nice culture, autonomy, room to grow, add your own ideas, focus on fun

    Cons

    Certain times of year bring long hours

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  9. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    A company that invests in you!

    Apr 13, 2020 - Recruitment Manager in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Excellent training throughout your career . They hire for potential and will train you up so no recruitment experience needed. Fantastic colleagues who make you feel supported at every level. Uncapped commission. Annual well planned events always impress such as a Summer and Christmas Parties. Market leading recruiting resources (top class marketing team & systems) Great office locations - always in the hub of the action! Transparent senior management team that keeps you well informed

    Cons

    A low base salary particularly when starting off. Flexi time and working from home has been limited to date.

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  10. 2.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Exploiting contractor scheme

    Sep 26, 2019 - Media Campaign Manager in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommend
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    Pros

    - nice HR staff which are generally available quickly

    Cons

    - contractor scheme is highly unsatisfying for employees - compensation is low - very administrative

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