Hays Recruitment are looking for Ambitious undergraduates to take part in their 12 month Internship programme.
We are the world's leading recruiting experts and an employer of choice, having been recognised as one of the top companies to work for in the UK by Glassdoor and Rate My Placement. Present in 30 countries and operating all across the UK&I, our 2200+ recruiting experts power the world of work by matching the right person to the right job to transform lives and businesses.
At the heart of our success is our people so we're incredibly proud to be accredited with the National Equality Standard, which reflects our meritocratic culture and inclusive work environment. The majority of our employees began their recruitment careers at Hays with no previous recruitment experience, something else we're very proud of.
Recruitment Consultant Placement
At Hays we offer a hands-on and exciting internship as a recruiting expert, supporting our recruitment teams in powering the world of work and transforming lives and businesses. You'll be responsible for helping to source candidates for live job vacancies, attracting and assessing applicants for future roles and helping to win business by making sales calls and attending sales meetings with experienced consultants. It's hard work and fast-paced but incredibly rewarding.
You'll enjoy a hands-on business experience and develop real business skills
Our Intern Programme is award-winning. As an intern at Hays you'll be doing the job from day one and be treated like any other employee. You'll get a real insight into the world of work: "I have friends doing internships in other companies and from what they tell me I am getting much more experience at Hays. You have so much responsibility and from day one you're treated like a consultant." Russell Caines, Sheffield
You'll be rewarded nicely and get paid for your hard work and results
You'll receive a competitive salary and monthly KPI bonus. There are regular awards and incentives as well as the opportunity to be rewarded for referring others to join Hays. High performers are also invited to come back after they've graduated.
You'll learn how to sell
Recruitment is a sales job. You may not want to specifically work in sales but selling is a fundamental skill in business and in life. At Hays you'll receive world-class training to help develop strong selling skills to set you up for future success. "I enjoy how much experience I am gaining here and feel the skills I'm learning will be useful whatever I decide to do. I feel like I have become more confident and have grown up so much since I started my internship at Hays." Bryany Mate, Bristol
You'll develop great people skills
Recruitment is all about people. You'll work with both candidates and clients, and spend a large part of your day communicating on the phone or in person. As your expertise develops so too will your confidence in working with others.
You'll become target-driven and more focused
As a recruiting expert you'll be set activity KPIs and sales targets. At Hays you'll learn the importance of hard work, consistency and discipline that will see you become successful in whatever you choose to do later. "I love how much I am involved in the business, the ownership I have been given and the level of accountability I have - it's made me take things really seriously and I really care about what I'm doing." Phoebe Watson London
You'll enjoy yourself and love our people and culture
Hays is a great place to work - we've won awards from Glassdoor and Rate My Placement and been accredited with the National Equality Standard. Many of our interns enjoy their placement year so much that they return to work for us after they've finished their degree. "I chose to do my Internship at Hays because of the progression, support and training. I came back because I really liked the culture and the opportunity to achieve success." Laurie Nicholson London
How to apply
To apply for this role and find out more, please send your Cover Letter and CV to the details below