Quick facts
  • What we do:
    specialist recruitment services
  • Website:
    http://www.genesisassociates.co.uk
  • Contact
    • Genesis Associates- Freedom House , Church Street, Wilmslow , Cheshire , SK9 1AS

About Genesis Associates


What is it like to work for Genesis Associates

My Manager
My Manager
At Genesis Associates they have a competency based assessment for their employees to gain promotions. The company work to a meritocratic policy whereby management promotions and opportunities are awarded based on performance and competency based assessment. Each applicant for management has the chance to demonstrate their applicable competencies towards a position, and all employees are eligible to apply for this role. If an employee does not currently possess required competencies for a promotion, then an action plan is developed so they have a detailed plan of what is required in order to get there. At Genesis Associates both internal and external training is provided to management level employees, from coaching on how to carry out reviews of performance with team members, through to external training such as enabling change, on how to become a top performing manager which was delivered to both existing and up and coming management. There is ongoing coaching and mentoring provided from director level, with reviews of performance and action plans based on improvements/skill development. Genesis Associates hold a networking event that 4 different managers will attend on a monthly basis to gain insight and guidance on their future role in leadership.
Personal Growth
Personal Growth
At Genesis Associates they ensure that employees in business support have the relevant qualifications and training required to ensure all processes run smoothly and efficiently, 2 examples of this being the learning and development/HR manager completing their CIPD and the Talent Acquisition Manager completing their PTLLS in order to enhance their skills set to training. Both funded by the business and provided with paid time off to study. At Genesis Solutions they also have a learning and development manager who provides a 4-8 week focused induction training programme for new employees, in conjunction with consistent training taking place on an ongoing basis for additional requirements/ refreshers for existing employees. Upon transitioning from the training academy each trainee is provided with a one to one mentor to continue assistance with their development and act as a one to one support. The company also conduct monthly review meetings with each employee where a needs analysis is conducted in order to ensure all training and support requirements are being met. There is also a competency based assessment in place for when employees qualify for promotion. Genesis Associates utilize an e-learning library accessible to all employees suitable from Trainee to Director level accessible 24 hours a day. There is an external course provided to future leaders and current managers to enhance their skill set and transition into a new role. There is also external programme training provided such as Broadbean where businesses come in to train employees on their direct product for optimal utilization. At Genesis Associates they implement PIP- ‘Personal Improvement Plans’ these are designed for employees who are behind in terms of targets or competency development level.
My Team
My Team
First thing every Monday morning at Genesis Associates an activity is carried out based on interaction and communication, this could be a quiz, a team drawing activity or a team model building activity. The company run frequent individual team building events including dinners, lunches and team incentive rewards. At Genesis Associates they have inter-team competitions such as the ‘Premier League’, based on performance as a team, a Premier League ranking is updated on a weekly basis with the top team being rewarded, this encourages team members at Genesis Associates to work together in order to achieve a weekly goal. There is external and internal training in place to help employees achieve as best as they can. At Genesis Associates they have away days where the whole office will undergo training or skill development in an alternative location, they mix up all of the teams to ensure full office integration. The company like to go Go-karting where employees are put into teams of 2 from different sectors of the business for a mini tournament, this encourages team communication and interaction. There is a reward and recognition group- this provides employees from different areas of the business the opportunity to interact and work together. At Genesis Associates they use the feedback from meetings to generate projects for employees to work on in small teams, helping again to integrate employees from different areas of the business enhancing cross team interaction and communication.

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Benefits:

  • Gym
    Gym

    Companies offering free gym/ sports facilities or subsidised gym memberships with at least 50% of employees taking this up

  • Pensions
    Pensions

    Companies offering a final salary, non-contributory pension scheme or one in which the employer puts in at least three times

  • Development
    Development

    Non work related training supported

Company Statistics

  • UK sites:

    1

  • Average Age:

    25

  • Staff Turnover:

    29%

  • Male : Female:

    51% / 49%

  • Staff:

    61

  • Earning £35,000+:

    62%

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