Commission-free hiring for startups

Effortless, unlimited end-to-end hiring of top sales, marketing and operations talent.

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Pay monthly, cancel anytime

Our fee is fixed at £12000/ month for all clients. Cancel anytime with 14 days notice.

Trusted by 100+ startups & VCs

Kandidate has helped 100+ UK & European startups hire, and are also trusted by top VCs.

Experts on commercial roles

We are the leading recruitment platform for non-engineering roles and have unrivalled expertise in this space.

Customer profile

Well funded startups on a 3-6 months rapid hiring phase

Candidate reach

Kandidate platform + third party channels

Account management

Dedicated Talent Partner that will work on-site with the client, 4 days per week

Matching, not selling

When you choose our ongoing, commission-free service, we will assign a dedicated, on-site talent partner to work with you and handle all the steps of the hiring process.

Our fixed £12000 monthly fee model provides you with unlimited hires, access to our platform plus third-party hiring platforms and full support across all the steps of your hiring strategy – a winning formula for scale-ups in a rapid hiring phase.

Hiring for scale-ups, the cost-effective way

Take a look at what you could be saving by choosing Kandidate's fixed-fee model instead of hiring via traditional, contingency recruiters.

Number of Hires
Our Fixed Fee
Contingency Recruiters
Savings
4 hires
£3,000/ month
£24,000
£18,000
6 hires
£3,000/ month
£36,000
£30,000
8 hires
£3,000/ month
£48,000
£42,000
Comparison based on 2-month fixed-fee service period VS average contingency recruitment fee of 15%.

WIREWAX SAVED OVER £80000 BY HIRING 6 MID TO SENIOR-LEVEL ROLES THROUGH OUR FIXED-FEE MODEL.

Wirewax engaged us over a six months period at £7000/ month. The savings figure above assumes Wirewax would have paid a 20% placement fee with contingent recruiters.​​​​​​​

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Hired an Operations Manager who was previously Regional Manager at Hotel Tonight

Huckletree

Hired a General Manager who was previously the Head of Global Partnerships Team at Web Summit

Wirewax

Hired a Project Lead who was previously an Account Manager at Innovid

Unlimited access to our resources

Get unlimited access to Kandidate's 15,000+ commercial candidates community, as well as to third-party platforms and our internal Sourcing & Research team.

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Our team for you

Delivered by a team with years of solid recruitment
experience for the UK’s top VC-backed startups

Alex van Klaveren
Alex van Klaveren

3x Founder, former Country Manager at TakeEatEasy & GM at OneFineStay

Krista Walker
Krista Walker

She found the perfect mix in Kandidate, a tech startup that helps hire for the best startups in the UK and Europe.

Katariina Salomäki
Katariina Salomäki

Katariina joined RiseHigh in spring 2017 before the company was acquired by Kandidate

Arielle Carrara
Arielle Carrara

Arielle joined Kandidate LTD in 2018 after years of working in recruitment and sales in the professional services, financial services, tech and medical industries.

Giorgio Benazzo
Giorgio Benazzo

Giorgio fell into recruitment because of his interest for people and the desire to help them achieve their goals.

John Glass
John Glass

John entered Kandidate with lots of experience on the client-side of the hiring process and with an enthusiastic curiosity for the tech startup landscape.

Stina Van Der Straeten
Stina Van Der Straeten

Stina joined Kandidate in November 2018 after graduating with a BSc from UCL in IT Business Management.

Alex van Klaveren
Alex van Klaveren

3x Founder, former Country Manager at TakeEatEasy & GM at OneFineStay

Krista Walker
Krista Walker

She found the perfect mix in Kandidate, a tech startup that helps hire for the best startups in the UK and Europe.

Katariina Salomäki
Katariina Salomäki

Katariina joined RiseHigh in spring 2017 before the company was acquired by Kandidate

Arielle Carrara
Arielle Carrara

Arielle joined Kandidate LTD in 2018 after years of working in recruitment and sales in the professional services, financial services, tech and medical industries.

Giorgio Benazzo
Giorgio Benazzo

Giorgio fell into recruitment because of his interest for people and the desire to help them achieve their goals.

John Glass
John Glass

John entered Kandidate with lots of experience on the client-side of the hiring process and with an enthusiastic curiosity for the tech startup landscape.

Stina Van Der Straeten
Stina Van Der Straeten

Stina joined Kandidate in November 2018 after graduating with a BSc from UCL in IT Business Management.

Alex van Klaveren
Alex van Klaveren

3x Founder, former Country Manager at TakeEatEasy & GM at OneFineStay

Krista Walker
Krista Walker

She found the perfect mix in Kandidate, a tech startup that helps hire for the best startups in the UK and Europe.

Katariina Salomäki
Katariina Salomäki

Katariina joined RiseHigh in spring 2017 before the company was acquired by Kandidate

Arielle Carrara
Arielle Carrara

Arielle joined Kandidate LTD in 2018 after years of working in recruitment and sales in the professional services, financial services, tech and medical industries.

Giorgio Benazzo
Giorgio Benazzo

Giorgio fell into recruitment because of his interest for people and the desire to help them achieve their goals.

John Glass
John Glass

John entered Kandidate with lots of experience on the client-side of the hiring process and with an enthusiastic curiosity for the tech startup landscape.

Stina Van Der Straeten
Stina Van Der Straeten

Stina joined Kandidate in November 2018 after graduating with a BSc from UCL in IT Business Management.

Alex van Klaveren
Alex van Klaveren

3x Founder, former Country Manager at TakeEatEasy & GM at OneFineStay

Krista Walker
Krista Walker

She found the perfect mix in Kandidate, a tech startup that helps hire for the best startups in the UK and Europe.

Katariina Salomäki
Katariina Salomäki

Katariina joined RiseHigh in spring 2017 before the company was acquired by Kandidate

Arielle Carrara
Arielle Carrara

Arielle joined Kandidate LTD in 2018 after years of working in recruitment and sales in the professional services, financial services, tech and medical industries.

Giorgio Benazzo
Giorgio Benazzo

Giorgio fell into recruitment because of his interest for people and the desire to help them achieve their goals.

John Glass
John Glass

John entered Kandidate with lots of experience on the client-side of the hiring process and with an enthusiastic curiosity for the tech startup landscape.

Stina Van Der Straeten
Stina Van Der Straeten

Stina joined Kandidate in November 2018 after graduating with a BSc from UCL in IT Business Management.

Alex van Klaveren
Alex van Klaveren

3x Founder, former Country Manager at TakeEatEasy & GM at OneFineStay

Krista Walker
Krista Walker

She found the perfect mix in Kandidate, a tech startup that helps hire for the best startups in the UK and Europe.

Katariina Salomäki
Katariina Salomäki

Katariina joined RiseHigh in spring 2017 before the company was acquired by Kandidate

Arielle Carrara
Arielle Carrara

Arielle joined Kandidate LTD in 2018 after years of working in recruitment and sales in the professional services, financial services, tech and medical industries.

Giorgio Benazzo
Giorgio Benazzo

Giorgio fell into recruitment because of his interest for people and the desire to help them achieve their goals.

John Glass
John Glass

John entered Kandidate with lots of experience on the client-side of the hiring process and with an enthusiastic curiosity for the tech startup landscape.

Stina Van Der Straeten
Stina Van Der Straeten

Stina joined Kandidate in November 2018 after graduating with a BSc from UCL in IT Business Management.

Let's chat!

Let's chat!

Any questions? Email our CEO directly on:
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