LAWRENCE HARVEY LISTED IN THE SUNDAY TIMES BEST COMPANIES TO WORK FOR 2014.
Specialist recruitment business, Lawrence Harvey Group, has been listed in The Sunday Times Best Companies to work for 2014 and received the highest employee engagement ranking of 3 stars. Lawrence Harvey are amongst a small group of companies recognised as an elite workplace from research collated by Best Companies and published by The Sunday Times.
It is easy to see why Lawrence Harvey are recognised as an exceptional place to work, they are a truly unique recruitment business with an unparalleled culture and working environment. With brand new offices boasting fantastic views of the city, state of the art technology, a dedicated games / breakout area, social media centre and on site private gym, Lawrence Harvey offer a dynamic, fast paced, hardworking yet, fun environment which demonstrates their culture of professionalism with personality.
They differentiate themselves in a saturated market by offering award winning training, market leading salaries and the best incentives in the industry including multiple, all expenses paid, company trips to worldwide destinations. In 2013 alone the staff were treated to a skiing trip in St Anton and a beach holiday in Croatia. This year they have booked employees on a plane to Buenos Aires to reward hard work and achievements in a tough and challenging market.
Lawrence Harvey Group also provide employees with opportunities to give back to the community, notably with their recent partnership with youth based charity Regenerate. Staff are encouraged to get involved with volunteering and participate in Regenerates mentoring programme.
Lawrence Harvey has managed to strike a balance between an environment that is ambitious and driven where success is rewarded and celebrated, whilst maintaining a culture of enjoyment and fun. With internal meetings held around picnic tables, music playing throughout the day, pool tournaments and keep fit sessions at lunch it’s hard to believe you are in the hustle and bustle of the square mile. Newly appointed MD Rory Ferguson commented “Lawrence Harvey is a truly unique workplace, filled with ambitious and motivated individuals who are collectively working to achieve great things in the recruitment industry. In an industry where companies frequently try to manufacture culture, it’s great to be part of something so genuine, where our staff own & drive the culture of the business. Focused on delivering exceptional service to our UK and international clients, the team at LH work hard and have fun doing it. We have one of the best offices in the city filled with a really strong group of people. It’s a great platform from which to grow”.
2013 was a highly successful year for Lawrence Harvey, Thomas Glanfield, founder and CEO is overjoyed at their latest accomplishment “I’m thrilled we made it on to the list, it’s a really prestigious accolade and one which makes myself and the rest of the team hugely proud. We all know Lawrence Harvey is the best company to work for, but it’s nice to make it official!”
As their internal recruitment motto states ‘choose to be different’, those looking for a unique type of recruitment business should definitely explore Lawrence Harvey. Not only have they been recognised as one of the best companies to work for but with significant investment in the growth of the business and international opportunities on the horizon, employees will be given the foundations to launch a very successful career.