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    • Prime People, 2 Harewood Place, Hanover Square, London, United Kingdom, W1S 1BX
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About Prime People Plc

Prime People are a global group of specialist recruitment businesses operating across the real estate, energy, environmental, technology, digital, construction and engineering sectors.

The recruitment agency provides a friendly and professional environment, where employees are involved 100% in what they are trying to achieve. They have high standards which is one of the reasons they put people through challenging but fun recruitment assessments.

Prime People look for recruits that are talented, professional and who want to have the opportunity to be part of one of the leading recruiters in the UK.

Prime People offer excellent training and support for every recruit who starts a career with them. The training consists of both external courses with industry specific trainers and internal on the job training with experienced team leaders. Their programme of induction, appraisal and reviews are in place so that their people can gain feedback regularly.

Incentive plans are important to Prime People as they reward the hard work and determination to succeed. Their bi-monthly prize rewards the highest billers with all expenses paid trips or meals. Other incentive schemes include a Christmas prize tombola where employees win shopping vouchers, Christmas food and even 'leave early' vouchers. Prime People also offer free eyesight tests, cycle to work schemes and personal development grants which any employee can join after the completion of a 6 month probationary period.

What is it like to work for Prime People Plc

My Manager
My Manager
Every manager has a weekly meeting with the MD to look at personal and team performance, and to identify any areas of concern. They hold monthly team meetings and have clear performance metrics for all. 
My Team
My Team
Prime People run skills sharing events, allowing teams from across the business to get involved and work together. 
Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
Over the Christmas period, their offices sent teams out onto the streets of Manchester and London to deliver tea, coffee, bacon/sausage sandwiches to the homeless community. The Manchester office also arranged a separate delivery of warm gloves and socks to their homeless community. 

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  • Family Friendly
    Family Friendly

    School hours contracts offered to all staff

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  • Male : Female:

    56% / 44%

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