Work at Hays

Our culture & values


As a sales based organisation we describe our culture as a meritocracy; a culture that promotes and rewards based on the merit of your personal performance. We have a team of driven and committed people who have fun achieving their goals.

As a business, we have four brand values that define who we are and what we do. Our expectation is that you display these values throughout your career at Hays.



We are a results-oriented business, which means we’re incredibly driven. We have energy and dynamism and we’re ambitious for clients, candidates and our team. 

Passionate about people

Recruitment is a people business and we put the creation of valuable, lasting relationships at the top of our priorities. We want to help people fulfil their potential and be all that they can be


We have a deep and broad understanding of our markets and the people within them. Everyone at Hays shares their knowledge with clients and candidates across our expanding network.


Excelling in recruitment is all about being curious about people and the world in which they work