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Talentful came in as we considerably ramped up hiring during the first half of the year- it has been a delight to partner with them.
Talentful fully embraced our values and culture, becoming an extended version of our inhouse recruitment team from day one. We received glowing feedback from candidates and hiring managers alike, their impact is clea [..]

Michael Kenway, Recruitment Manager EMEA

  • ONSITE
  • 1001-5000
  • 9 MONTHS
  • 02
  • 14
  • £ 43,000

TransferWise

We've been working with Talentful for over 3 months now. They've been supporting us to scale-up our engineering team in London.

Talentful stepped in to help us during a period of rapid growth for our team. Their consultants got up to speed fast when onboarding into our environment. They understood our process and the challenges, hence making an al [..]

Andrei Muresan, Global Tech Recruitment Lead

Technology
Product
  • ONSITE
  • 1001-5000
  • 6 MONTHS
  • 01
  • 13
  • £ 45,000

TickX

We partnered with Talentful to help advise and support us in rapidly building out our product and engineering team upon closing our Series A funding round. From the offset, Talentful consistently went over and above to understand our culture and ways of working. This combined with high levels of knowledge around the market has enabled us to attract [..]

Steve, Co-founder and CEO

Technology
Product
Sales
Marketing
Design
  • ONSITE
  • 30-100
  • 6 MONTHS
  • 01
  • 15
  • £ 29,280.00

Zopa

Since Talentful have come in, they’ve not only helped us hire some great people, but also helped us look at other aspects like improving our recruitment process and candidate experience.

After 4 months, Talentful feels more like our own internal talent team than an external service.

Caroline Mills, Operations Director

Operations
Technology
Product
Marketing
Design
UX
Customer Service
  • Onsite
  • 100-250
  • 12 months
  • 03
  • 64
  • £270,475

Audible

Talentful’s understanding of the business needs, culture and environment enables them to provide us with a high caliber of applicants.

They are always professional, honest and reliable and I would not hesitate in recommending to anyone who needs to source top talent in an ever-competitive market.

Our Talent Partner combines a knowledge of [..]

Zoe Rumford, VP Human Resources

Finance
Design
Marketing
Client Services
Sales
Technology
Content
HR
Legal
Editorial
  • On-site (UK/US)
  • 500-1000
  • 9 months
  • 01
  • 23
  • £132,000

Depop

We decided to work with Talentful to support our hiring efforts during a period of significant growth, helping us make 21 technical hires in the first 6 months of the growth project. The in-house Talent Partner we selected hit the ground running, fitted in seamlessly with the team and found us 2 Scala Engineers in the first month, which we hadn't b [..]

Chris Wilkinson, Director of People

Technolgy
Product
Design
UX
Data
iOS
Android
Facilities
  • ONSITE
  • 100-250
  • 14 MONTHS
  • 01
  • 42
  • £340,000

Property Partner

At Property Partner, we engaged Talentful in December 2016 to support the next stage of our growth. We challenged them to help us fill 12 positions over a 6 month period. These roles included senior hires in both marketing and engineering as well as helping us plan for, establish and ultimately hire the personnel to set up and run our in house Sa [..]

Nick Hagen, COO

Engineering
Sales
Operations
Marketing
  • ONSITE
  • 50-100
  • 6 MONTHS
  • 01
  • 22
  • £113,140

Gram Games

Gram Games worked with the Talentful team, when we were looking for the talent with which to kickstart our London studio (fully launched January 2017). From the moment they started working, they were incredibly effective, collaborative, and creative in their approach to talent sourcing. Not only that, but the Talentful team became a bona fide part [..]

Erin O'Brien, Culture Developer

QA
Engineering
Technology
Data Science
Design
Production
Product
Operations
Facilities
Marketing
  • ONSITE
  • 50-100
  • 4 MONTHS
  • 02
  • 16
  • £45,062

ClearScore

Talentful worked with us for an initial 5months to help us with a scaling project, but have been extended. Our tech managers rate them highly and they have had some great results with our Android, Devops and Java teams. It’s will be a real shame to see them go, as they have promoted our brand tirelessly, worked exceptionally hard and fitted in with [..]

James Mantle, People and Potential Lead

Engineering
Technology
  • Onsite
  • 80-100
  • 6 MONTHS
  • 01
  • 18
  • £78,981

Newsflare

Following an investment round, the business was faced with the challenge of making a large number of new hires in a short space of time.

Working with Talentful, we were successful in hiring six new people to the team at around half the cost that we would have normally incurred.

Furthermore, Talentful's outsourced/in-house recruitment model [..]

Jon Cornwell, CEO

Technology
Marketing
Product
Data
Sales
  • Onsite
  • 1-50
  • 4 months
  • 01
  • 6
  • £41,312

Trainline

I engaged Talentful during a period of significant hiring for Trainline as a business, a lot of it critical to delivery. I was very impressed with the way their team seamlessly integrated with the HR team, and wider Technology team.

Their consultants were conscientious, decent – and actually lived up to the clichéd “ extension of your HR team” yo [..]

David Smith, HR Business Partner - Technology

Technology
  • Onsite
  • 500-750
  • 4 months
  • 02
  • 10
  • £51,079

Elder

Talentful has helped us rapidly scale our core engineering team from the ground up, hiring our first CTO and subsequent engineers, our Head of Sales, and a Designer.

As an early stage start-up, it has been invaluable working with a team that represent our brand to the highest level in a hugely competitive market. Talentful's approach has allowed [..]

Tom Brooks, Co-founder

Technology
Design
Sales
Marketing
  • Onsite
  • 1-50
  • 9 Months
  • 01
  • 11
  • £67,533

Rufus Leonard

We've worked with Talentful since March 2016 and honestly I can say it's been a pleasure.

I feel that Talentful people slot seamlessly in our business and have added significant value in addition to hiring great people.

We see the relationship continuing for the foreseeable future.

Lucy Barker, Head of People

Technology
Client services
Project management
Strategy
Operations
Design
Sales
Content
  • Onsite
  • 100-250
  • 12 months
  • 01
  • 14
  • £55,000

Twitter Cortex (Magic Pony Technology)

Talentful has supported our growth efforts since October 2015.

We compete against the very highest tier of research-led technology companies for talent, despite being firmly in stealth mode, so each touchpoint with a potential hire has huge impact.

Our employer brand is manifested almost purely through the communication we have with people, a [..]

Rob Bishop, CEO, Magic Pony Technology

Technology
Machine Learning
  • Onsite
  • 0-50
  • 6 months
  • 01
  • 6
  • £27,500

Duco

We engaged Talentful to grow our technology team with some key hires across full-stack development, DevOps and QA.

They executed effectively, providing a top-notch candidate experience during the selection process.

They also helped build our employer brand culminating in a successful meetup at our office, and took care of the visa sponsorship p [..]

Phil Jeffrey, VP Engineering

Technology
  • Onsite
  • 0-50
  • 5 months
  • 01
  • 5
  • £29,600

Snatch

"This is probably the right forum to mention that Talentful has managed to completely change my view of outsourced recruitment. Your proactiveness, professionalism, knowledge, ability to reach high-quality candidates incredibly quickly, ownership and responsibility have surpassed my highest expectations. They have been able to deliver faster and be [..]

Tamir Strauss, Chief Product and Technology Officer

Technology
Engineering
Product
Marketing
Blockchain
Data
Design
QA
C-level
Executive
  • ONSITE
  • 50-100
  • 5 MONTHS
  • 01
  • 9
  • £51,000