You dream it - we hire it

Pioneering Teams are made by Canda

Direct-hire talent solutions for the technological & creative class, purpose built for: Innovation | Scale-up | Transformation

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Our mission

Canda is your fastest route to self-sufficient hiring

Created in 2020 to ensure companies make smarter resource decisions and keep control of hiring quality, employer brand representation, internal processes & costs when scaling their team.

Our mission is to enable early-stage companies to achieve hiring success by levelling up your TA capability and giving you more talent options than you can possibly handle.

Why Canda?

Align your ambitious workforce goals with powerful talent solutions

Values Alignment

The ethical Talent Partner allocating resources to companies helping build a sustainable world, improving society or enable people to live healthier, happier lives.

Our squad approach

Add expertise in tech, product, GTM and operations hiring. Bring flexibility to your TA operating model, optimizing spend, resource and removing the hassle of managing a team.

Partnership model

We structure our profits around our customer's success, creating long-term, aligned incentives. Employees are invited to become a shareholder of the company and share in our success.

About us

A new breed of
talent partnership

Built in the era of disruption, we are catering for the complex needs of fast moving companies with a high bar for talent.

We’ve delivered premium Talent acquisition solutions to 200 early-stage tech companies, cutting edge consulting firms & creative agencies across the globe, working as part of their people team. 

With us you can

Access the B.E.S.T talent directly, no agencies.

Improve your workforce quality & diversity.

Unleash your employer's brand.

Hire with confidence. First time, every time.

Make better, smarter resource decisions (Permanent & Flexible).

What you will get

We have everything you need to get big recruitment outcomes.

You are assigned a Talent Director and the perfect mix of sourcer’s, recruiters & coordinators to run your program and maximise productivity. 

Our team have led talent solutions within the best companies on the planet and are comfortable identifying high calibre talent. 

All solutions come with robust talent strategy & planning. 

Whether it’s 1 or 100 hires, Perm or Freelance, we work with the leadership team to define an effective program, compelling EVP, sourcing strategies and hiring processes.

To optimise opportunity awareness, We have in-house creative capabilities, specialising in Employer branding and candidate conversion content. 

Your TAP will have allocated design hours and can brief in work at any time to support their project.

We come equipped with the best technology and tools stack money can buy. £15k Per Annum is our Technology cost per Talent Partner, giving you the exceptional capabilities to reach & engage top talent.

Flexible contract commitments

Outcome based agreements

Value-based pricing

Our Service Stack

How we help

Talent acquisition has become complex. Recruitment agencies are unsustainable but continuously growing your talent team, internal specialisms and fixed cost base is a risk. 

Embedded Search

Strengthen your leadership team with our Intense 6 week search methodology with 90% success rate.



RPO Services

Need to scale your talent acquisition capacity to meet ever evolving workforce needs? 



Contingent Workforce

Leverage our curated community & platform to find, manage and pay the B.E.S.T Independent contractors, freelance, fractional & interim talent in the market. 



Strategic Talent Pipelining

Build engaged communities aligned to your skills gaps, key people risks and De&I strategy



Employer Brand & Recruitment Marketing 

Want to amplify your story by maximising your digital hiring identity and candidate conversion material? 



Why not experience our service?

Want to give us a critical hire?

Managed via our platform, we match your project with our specialist talent team. You get recruitment work done every business day & we get to prove our concept is the best. Simple.

Skills we hire for

Your domain experts with specialist hiring knowledge

We’ve made 5000+ key hires across Tech, Creative, Commercial & Operations, at all experience levels & employment types in 25+ countries worldwide.

Tech & Product

We specialise in hiring hard to find tech talent for leading high growth companies  across a range of industries. Our playbooks are fine tuned for sourcing world class SREs, DevOps and Infrastructure professionals to build and optimise your product.

The origins of our business was securing the very best GTM profiles for high growth businesses. We will help you hire the rain-making talent that will ensure you are meeting your marketing, sales and customer success goals.

We’ve sourced and hired hundreds of talented individuals who make sure your enabling functions run smoothly and are optimised for efficiency. We ensure you have access to the top finance, legal, people and operations talent that thrive in early stage, high growth businesses.

Why Canda?

Our core KPI's are your success metrics.

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Success stories

The YunoJuno team stood in their office


Powering the future of work

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Made Tech

Public sector techno­logy made better.

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The Lick team together


The people-powered decorating movement

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A trusted talent partner

80% of our business comes through our referral network

Founders, Talent Leaders and CV/PE funds work with us because of our ability to find exceptional talent at the right price and time to improve business agility and performance.