12 Month Industrial Placement HAYS
We pay £15,600 and up to £2,600 per annum performance based bonus
Have you considered an internship as a recruiting expert at Hays?
Our award-winning Industrial Placement program will give you a unique insight into the world of work and hands-on experience of life in business. Our 12 month placement will see you running your own desk, working alongside high performing consultants and interacting with both clients and candidates, in fact you will treated like every other employee that works for us. As a result you’ll be equipped with the skills you’ll need to succeed once you finish university, and many of our interns return to Hays after completing their studies.
Your new role
Reporting into a Team Leader, your role will involve interacting with potential clients and candidates, building relationships and therefore placing candidates into suitable roles. It’s a busy, fast-paced and high-volume environment and you’ll be responsible for sourcing top talent and providing support to the team. You will be screening a high volume of applicants whilst managing several different positions at any one time. We offer a job that’s fast paced, fun and rewarding.
How you’ll be successful
There's not one typical person that makes a good Recruiter…and people with all sorts of degrees and disciplines have completed industrial placement with us. You’ll be passionate about Hays core values and want to hire exceptional talent for the clients you are representing. You will have strong organisational skills, great time management and a high level of attention to detail. Successful candidates will be Sales driven and results focused and possess an ambitious drive to succeed. You will have exceptional interpersonal skills, both written and verbal, and will be professional and trustworthy with a positive attitude. Recruitment is hard work and it takes time to achieve results, so resilience, persistence and determination is key.
What you'll get in return
As a placement student at Hays you'll be given lots of responsibility and enjoy hands-on experience of running a desk. You’ll be given extensive training and support to help you become an expert and complete a successful placement as well as having access to the best tools and technology in the industry.
You’ll also receive:
What you need to do now
Interested in an internship at Hays as a Recruitment Consultant? Email your Cv to or call on straightaway to discuss your suitability. Visit our careers website, check us out on Glassdoor, follow us on LinkedIn and like us on Facebook.
Our culture is meritocratic; we share a passion for creating opportunities for our people to flourish & succeed whatever their background. We deliver a world-class service to a diverse customer-base and as such welcome applications from people from diverse backgrounds.
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Overall winner of the Job Crowd's 'Best Large Company to Work for', Winner of Glassdoor's 'Best Place to work' & Winner of Glassdoor's 'Top CEO' 2019.
Winner of Ratemyplacement Top 100 Undergraduate Employer in the UK 2019 (#1 Recruitment Company)