Recruiter reveals 'horrific' abuse 'rife' in sector

Recruiter reveals 'horrific' abuse 'rife' in sector

Sexual harassment seems to have dominated the headlines for the latter half of 2017, with more and more celebrities, MPs and professionals being accused of bad behaviour by affected staff.

But what of the recruitment sector? Well, according to a recent expose in eFinancialcareers, the financial recruitment industry is rife with harassment and sexism. An unnamed female recruiter, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, revealed that women in the financial recruitment sector are harassed on a daily basis.

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  • Christine Long
    Christine Long
    Thu, 9 Nov 2017 2:37pm GMT
    I am lucky to work in a company where this is certainly not the case - I sincerely hope this isn't the norm.
  • Rachel
    Rachel
    Thu, 9 Nov 2017 12:37pm GMT
    Thankfully this isn’t my experience of the sector. I work for a major recruiter and we have a very respectful culture... led from the top down.

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