About Hays

Global know-how. Local expertise

Hays is the leading global recruitment group for highly qualified specialists in the private and public sectors. In addition to the placement of specialists and executive managers in temporary and permanent positions or projects, our service portfolio also includes statements of work, IT services & solutions, intelligent workforce management as well as executive search services. In the German-speaking region, the company focuses on placing experts in the fields of Construction & Property, Engineering, Finance, Healthcare, Human Resources, IT, Legal, Life Sciences, Retail and Sales & Marketing.

As market leader, we are in contact with the best experts in the D-A-CH region. We know exactly where to find talents and how to place them in the right positions. We have long-standing partnerships based on mutual trust with many of our specialists.

It has proven to be increasingly complex to find skilled specialists and executive managers. Hays simplifies and accelerates the staffing process and also reduces related risks.






Our business model

We offer a wide range of services and are happy to advise you on which solution suits you best.

Our offices

With 24 branches throughout Germany, there is also a Hays office in your vicinity.

Our management

Introduction of our management board.

Hays publications

Here you will find our studies, reports, professional skills index, press releases and much more (only in German).

Facts & figures

Our key figures at a glance.

Brochures & fact sheets

Here you can download our fact sheets and brochures regarding our business model and specialisations.

Experiences with Hays

Find out what our candidates and customers say about working with Hays.

Our references

More than 3,300 customers benefit from our services.

Events and webinars

We offer various jobs and career events.


The Hays-Forum is an annual series of events on current topics.

Compliance & integrity

Find out more about our measures regarding compliance and integrity.

Diversity & inclusion

At a glance: The most important key figures, activities and contact information relating to our commitment to diversity & inclusion (only in German).

Social responsibility

We take responsibility for the society through specific activities.


We have long-term partnerships in the field of top-class sports.

Internal career at Hays

Start your career at Hays. On our internal career portal, you can find all our vacancies.

Our know-how

Beginning life in 1968 with just a handful of employees, Hays has developed into a global company, working across 33 countries and 250 offices worldwide to help organisations and professionals to develop and grow.

More than 3,300 customers already benefit from our expertise on their way to success.


Years of industry experience as personnel service provider


Hays offices across 33 countries


Customers already benefit from our expertise

Our service portfolio

Our service portfolio

Our “Find and Engage” model

Many sectors are affected by the shortage of skilled workers and the recruitment industry is undergoing major changes, too. The classic model of personnel recruitment has been replaced by a new concept that combines proven recruiting procedures with digital excellence: digital technologies, new data analysis methods and personalised forms of communication help build even closer relationships with candidates.

With our “Find and Engage” approach, we combine our wealth of experience and best practices with new technologies and modern analysis methods to fill every position with the best candidate.

Furthermore, it brings personal relationships back into focus and even allows a more individual contact due to digital technologies, machine learning and data analyses.