Graduate Careers with Hays

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We are open to looking at strong graduates all year round for our graduate positions. As a Graduate Recruitment Consultant at Hays your role is to develop and manage your own portfolio of clients and source high calibre candidates to match your client’s expectations. We operate a meritocratic culture and as such, promotion during your career at Hays is based on personal accomplishments and proven success. You will receive regular and structured feedback during your six month training programme to ensure you are constantly reaching your commercial potential.

Hays is globally the most successful specialist recruiter, placing more than one candidate into a new job every minute of every business day. We've been voted the best recruiter to work for in the U.K. by Glassdoor, Rate My Placement & JobCrowd. We are the most followed recruiter globally on LinkedIn and have been voted the best LinkedIn page. We even been awarded an NES award for our commitment to diversity and inclusivity.

We are FTSE250 company with operating in 33 unique countries and with 100+ offices and 2,000+ recruiting experts in the UK alone. We recruit in over 22 specialisms meaning you have the opportunity to apply your degree to excel in your career and power the world of work. You will be put through our world class learning and development programme and have the opportunity to learn and be mentored from experienced consultants who have a wealth of experience across all sectors.

We offer an unlimited earning potential, the best tools and technology in the industry and a fantastic work culture. Hays also encourages globetrotters to join, once you have settled into your role you are open to join any of our 33 countries including: USA, Australia, Spain, Brazil & many more. We are diverse and inclusive, anyone can achieve here regardless of background.

We operate a meritocratic culture where you are rewarded and recognised based on your results and high performing individuals can be fast-tracked into management roles within a few years. If you think you have what it takes to join the #1 recruiter then email your CV to or visit

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