Quick facts

About Hydrogen Group PLC

Hydrogen Group are a global specialist recruitment business, placing exceptional candidates in more than 70 countries. Joined-up practices combine international reach with local expertise and specialist knowledge.

Specialist fields include technical and scientific, life sciences, oil and gas, finance, legal and technology. Based in London with more than 600 employees, Hydrogen Group was founded in 2005 and is chaired by Stephen Puckett. Ian Temple is Chief Executive Officer and Helen Perkins is the Company Secretary.

The company states that its main belief is in its people and teams and their ability to achieve great things. Hydrogen Group exists to empower people to fulfil their potential.

There’s a fun culture, with Hydrogen Group employees motivated not just by money but a desire to grow their careers and teams into market-leading businesses. They enjoy socialising and fundraising for diverse charities. Events include the JP Morgan Run, the London Marathon and the Muscular Dystrophy Association of Singapore Event Day.


What is it like to work for Hydrogen Group PLC

My Manager
My Manager
Hydrogen gets 360 feedback on staff, which is collated and reviewed by line managers in one-to-one meetings to enhance personal development. Twice-yearly performance reviews enable senior leaders to consider employees suitability for promotion/salary increases.
Wellbeing
Wellbeing
DocTap is a local GP service fully paid for Hydrogen Group. This keeps sick days to a minimum and helps employees see a doctor right away. The company also operates in-house chair massages once a month and, at reduced rates, staff can see a qualified physiotherapist to relieve stress.
My Team
My Team
Hydrogen Group hand out recognition prizes for interaction in monthly company meetings. Merging with Argyll Scott has resulted in different business practices having regular 'town hall' meetings on the sales floors.

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Benefits:

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    At least 20% of staff are known to undertake charitable activities during business hours without incurring financial loss

  • Women
    Women

    At least 40% of senior managers are women

  • Gym
    Gym

    companies offering either free gym/ sports facilities or offering subsidised gym membership for all employees

  • Profit Related Payment
    Profit Related Payment

    Companies offering profit related pay to all employees

Company Statistics

  • Staff:

    169

  • UK sites:

    2

  • Average Age:

    31

  • Earning £35,000+:

    36%

  • Staff Turnover:

    49%

  • Male : Female:

    57% / 43%

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