Hays Reviews

Updated Oct 15, 2021

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3.7
71%
Recommend to a Friend
88%
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Hays CEO Alistair R. Cox
Alistair R. Cox
1,766 Ratings
Pros
  • "Fast career progression, rewarding position, great people(in 161 reviews)

  • "There are lots of incentives to work towards eg race days or office parties, very sociable and young working environment 'work hard play hard'(in 157 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Certain times of year bring long hours(in 495 reviews)

  • "Not much flexibility around working hours(in 141 reviews)

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    Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.
    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      X

      Feb 4, 2021 - Consultant 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great culture. People are nice

      Cons

      Nothing much honestly. Maybe need to speak more to be noticed.

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good

      Oct 4, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      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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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great culture and attractive Comp and Ben

      Jul 20, 2021 - Business Manager in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      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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    4. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good commission, tough job, questionable culture

      Jun 24, 2021 - Associate Consultant in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      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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    5. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Working at Hays

      May 23, 2021 - Client Coordinator in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      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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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Normal sales culture

      May 14, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      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.

    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great culture

      Apr 27, 2021 - Associate Consultant 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      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.

    8. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Good

      May 6, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Role gave a lot of development

      Cons

      Lack of support to manage out individuals onsite

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      Hays Response

      HR Coordinator

      Thank you for your response, we’re happy to hear your appreciation of our industry leading training and development!

    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      HR

      Apr 14, 2021 - Senior Human Resources Executive 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great culture, nothing else to share

      Cons

      Not applicable, nothing else to share

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      Hays Response

      HR Coordinator

      Thanks very much for your 5 star response! We’re delighted to hear you’re enjoying life at Hays.

    10. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good company

      Apr 10, 2021 - Office Manager in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Looks after staff. Benefits are good

      Cons

      Internal politics. Overworked and stressful

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