Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd.

We are leading global experts in qualified, professional and skilled recruitment. Last year our experts placed around 55,000 people into permanent jobs and around 182,000 people into temporary assignments. We employ 7,800 staff in 245 offices across 33 countries and 20 specialisms. Last year we opened new Hays businesses in Chile, Colombia and most recently Malaysia.

As the world's leading recruiting experts in qualified, professional and skilled work, we power the world of work by truly understanding our clients and candidates, locally and globally, and by providing deep expertise across a wide spectrum of industries and sectors. The trusted consultancy service we offer our customers, both clients and candidates, helps them to achieve lasting impact and it's what makes us unparalleled recruiters.

Last year, we helped hundreds of thousands of people across 33 countries find temporary and permanent positions. At Hays we share a commitment to helping people, companies and industries to flourish over the long-term.

We operate in a high performance environment and our internal company culture is fast-paced and dynamic. At Hays we grow our own, and describe our culture as a meritocracy, a high performance culture that promotes and rewards individuals based on the merit of their performance. As the leading recruiting experts, we have high expectations of our people and invest heavily in their learning and development. Our greatest asset is our people.

Case Studies

  • Name: Anonymous
  • Role: Graduate Intern


Tell us about your journey at Hays?

"I started at Hays working as an intern and rejoined the Group after graduating. Unlike other graduate schemes I was given real responsibility from day one and no two days were ever the same. The job is very varied in terms of responsibilities whether it be building new relationships, visiting existing clients or interviewing candidates. You are ultimately always empowering the world of work and should be proud of it. It is a fast paced, high performance and high energy work place.”

What is it like working for Hays?

“We truly live by our brand values and I’ve always found Hays to have a genuine team spirit. We work in a team based environment where you share the highs and lows, the achievements and challenges with your colleagues. The people and career opportunities are probably the best thing about working for Hays. I have had the opportunity to work with some phenomenally intelligent, driven individuals and feel constantly challenged.”

What are the opportunities and benefits of working for Hays?

“If you work hard and are successful the opportunities to move disciplines and locations are unrivalled. A lot of companies promote opportunity – the difference with Hays is we deliver on it. I have been promoted five times in five years and now manage our Financial Markets division with over 60 consultants and a budget of over £9.3 Million. My advice to anyone looking to join Hays would be to maximise your opportunity by working hard. Seize the moment and your opportunities with us are endless.”