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Advanced career opportunities

Hays has been recognised as having industry leading training and development programmes not only at entry level but for more experienced individuals too. We offer unparalleled career opportunities for proven recruiters and commercially experienced individuals looking for a career change into the recruitment industry.


Career change

We welcome the opportunity to discuss a career in recruitment with professionals who are looking for a career change.


We specialise in 20 different industries which means we can offer skills training to compliment your existing and valued industry experience or offer you a new challenge in a new industry.


Whether your background is legal, military, accounting, construction or otherwise contacts us for a discussion about your future career at Hays.

Proven Recruitment Professionals

If you are a high performing recruiter who wants to benefit from working for a global recruitment specialist in over 20 different industries, Hays is where you should be.


For exceptional performers, your career development may be accelerated with career opportunities both locally and globally. We offer two equally important career paths at Hays; managing people and managing business.


Both distinct and highly respected functions in our business offer excellent career advancement opportunities and generous remuneration.

Uncapped earning potential

Be rewarded for your performance and enjoy a transparent and competitive monthly salary with uncapped commissions. We want you to be successful and you deserve to be rewarded for every success you experience at Hays.

The most impressive client portfolio

Leading companies choose Hays as their preferred recruitment partner because we boast the strongest specialist branding in the recruitment industry. This branding ensures you are given the best opportunity to work with a multitude of organisations from small, locally managed organisations to multi-national blue-chip companies.

Industry leading training and development

As you progress through your career, you have the opportunity to be part of our industry-leading training and development programmes throughout every stage of your career. This training is geared towards developing you as both a business and people leader in our business.

Structured performance and career feedback

As a market leader, we have high expectations of our people. You will regularly receive structured performance feedback to ensure you are constantly reaching your potential. You'll also be made aware of the promotional opportunities available to you both locally, nationally and globally.

Industry leading infrastructure

By working with industry-leading technology and resources, your job is made easier. Our database is the most comprehensive in the industry and our website is one of the most visited recruitment company websites in the UK & Ireland receiving more hits than any other recruitment company.

Energised and evolving environment

We offer you the opportunity to be part of an award winning team, a high energy environment where you can enjoy the constant buzz of success. This environment allows you to develop your career in a challenging, highly stimulating and commercial work place.


Strong leadership is a precious commodity in any business. At Hays, our front office leadership team works tirelessly to ensure our business’ success by driving team and regional performance. Hays leaders display strong communication skills, superior emotional intelligence and excellent commercial acumen, ideally in a recruitment capacity.


Although we take great pride in growing and promoting our future leaders from within, we are always interested in speaking to senior level recruiting professionals interested in pursuing a career at Hays.

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