Hays Reviews

Updated Jan 21, 2022

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3.7
72%
Recommend to a Friend
86%
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Hays CEO Alistair R. Cox
Alistair R. Cox
1,848 Ratings
Pros
  • "Excellent career progression available(in 174 reviews)

  • "A work hard play hard environment(in 160 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours - 8-6 Monday to Friday(in 549 reviews)

  • "there isnt any other than long working hours(in 160 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Best Company Ever

      Jan 13, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Best company ever! Co values the employees.

      Cons

      There are stress when you cannot hit your KPI but that is normal in every company!

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      good

      Jan 21, 2022 - Recruitment Consultant in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good team, little politics, career progression

      Cons

      management needs to improve. some bias

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good culture

      Jan 12, 2022 - Consultant in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good people and training provided.

      Cons

      None. If you decide to do recruitment, this is a good place for you.

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    4. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Laddish culture

      Jan 16, 2022 - Senior Managing Director in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Training process for junior persons is simply excellent Marketing support is also exceptional for recruiters

      Cons

      CEO drives a culture of laddishness - unbelievable amount of swearing at Board level. A glass ceiling if you are not English and white.

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good

      Oct 4, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good. transparent culture with good progression

      Cons

      sales floor, so can be quite kpi looking but nothing over the top

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great culture and attractive Comp and Ben

      Jul 20, 2021 - Business Manager in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Transparent and merit based promotion and financial incentives

      Cons

      kpis and targets - but nothing too unreasonable. Common in the industry

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    7. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good commission, tough job, questionable culture

      Jun 24, 2021 - Associate Consultant in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Good commission with low threshold - Friendly people - High energy

      Cons

      - People talk behind your back - Lacking positive support - Resources for Associate Consultants slightly limited

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    8. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Working at Hays

      May 23, 2021 - Client Coordinator in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Work life balance - Good medical benefits which includes dental coverage - Clear and fixed promotion structure

      Cons

      - Culture - Slow progression - Basic compensation benefits (healthcare), no other flexi benefits

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Normal sales culture

      May 14, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      People are generally ok for a sales floor

      Cons

      Changed management and lots of kpi but quite standard for sales environment

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      Hays Response

      HR Coordinator

      Thank you for your review. If you’d like to provide further feedback, please contact our HR Advisor, Holly Riddell, directly on Holly.Riddell@hays.com.au.

    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great culture

      Apr 27, 2021 - Associate Consultant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Really positive culture, very supportive

      Cons

      not really any, a great place to work

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      Hays Response

      HR Coordinator

      Brilliant, thanks very much for your response! We’re very proud to have such great team culture.

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