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MHR Overview

Nottingham, England (UK)
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
Enterprise Software & Network Solutions
Unknown / Non-Applicable


Welcome to MHR

MHR was founded in 1984, during the mainframe computer era and the beginning of the technology takeover. Our aim? To constantly innovate our HR and payroll solutions to keep ahead of the ever-evolving world of ... Read more

Mission: Our vision is to become the market leading supplier of choice for specialist talent management, HR and payroll solutions across the globe.

MHR Reviews

  • Helpful (5)

    "Be careful all that glitters"

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at MHR full-time


    Some of the people who work there look after you and try to get you through the initial horrors.


    The training program is an initial 6-8 week schedule where you are taught the basics of the system you are then left to it until something goes wrong and then all hell to pay. The company made me feel worthless and incapable and after a period of absence from work caused by stress was then let go. I have no ill will towards MHR and I'm sure they will continue to make money but the attitude the senior/middle management have towards any one that questions them or their ideas is outdated at best. Its an old boys club at best.

    Advice to Management

    Carry on and the future will pass you by but all the time you are all too scared to question decisions from the top the company will fall further and further behind.

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MHR Photos

MHR photo of: The 2018 long service lunch, over 100 MHR'ers were in attendance with over 20 with a 1/4 of century under thier belt
MHR photo of: Our #WIT crew
MHR photo of: Our brand new restaurant facility at our Britannia House site.
MHR photo of: Our 2017 Long Serving Employees. We are proud to have over 100 employees who have been with MHR for 10 years or more!
MHR photo of: Wall Murals inside our brand new office, Wellington House!
MHR photo of: Our brilliant team of inspiring women at the Women in Tech Conference last summer.
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MHR Interviews



Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview




  1. Helpful (2)  

    Marketing Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview


    I applied online. The process took 6 weeks. I interviewed at MHR.


    First phone interview, second interview in person with HR and line manager, final interview with CEO and Director of the department. Final interview formal, at Ruddington Hall and had to give a presentation. All went fine and they asked when I could start and what salary I was looking for (I was well within their range).

    Then nothing.

    They ghosted me, and just readvertised the position with a new agency. Didn't let me know, didn't call or take my calls, didn't respond to my polite emails asking if there is any movement. For an HR company, this is incredibly rude and inappropriate IMHO.

    Two afternoons off work and 50 quid on taxis wasted on a firm that doesn't even bother to tell you you were unsuccessful. Very disappointing performance on their part.

    Interview Questions

    • Had to give a presentation on a likely complex task the role would undertake.   Answer Question
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MHR Awards & Accolades

  • Payroll & HR Provider Award, Highly Commended, The Rewards Award 2018, 2018
  • Employer of the Year, Pay & Benefits Awards, 2015
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