Design & Product Recruiter


Toronto, CA
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: HR
  • Post Date: 04/27/2021
  • Website:
  • Company Address: 300 California Street, San Francisco, CA, 94107

About Faire

Faire is revolutionizing the way boutique retailers shop for their stores by taking all the pain out of the buying process. Store owners can come to Faire to get product recommendations from hundreds of brands all in one place.

Job Description

Faire is an online wholesale marketplace built on the belief that the future is local — there are over 1M independent retailers in the U.S. and Canada doing more than twice the revenue of Walmart and Amazon combined. At Faire, we're using the power of tech, data, and machine learning to connect a thriving community of over 100,000 brands and local retailers around the world. Picture your favourite boutique in town — we help them discover the best products to sell in their stores. With the right tools and insights, we believe that we can level the playing field so that small businesses can compete with these big box and ecommerce giants. We’re looking for smart, resourceful and passionate people to join us as we power the shop local movement.

About this role
To support our growth, we are looking for a consultative recruiting partner to help build our Design & Product organization. You'll use data and creativity to develop targeted recruiting strategies and partner with leaders to build high performing teams. We're excited about someone who is passionate about people and inspired by our mission to empower local entrepreneurs all around. 

You Will:

  • Lead full-cycle recruiting for Design and Product roles as needed
  • Partner with technical and business leaders to influence and deliver quality assessments and a high-touch candidate experience throughout the recruiting process
  • Provide leadership and deep subject matter expertise across client groups, with the ability to coach hiring managers about our process
  • Take initiative and create job descriptions with hiring managers by understanding the required skills and background, the impact of the role, and the ideal fit to the team and company
  • Create strategic plans for sourcing candidates with diverse backgrounds for each of your roles
  • Provide an exceptional candidate experience and proactively improve our recruiting processes
  • Advocate for both client and candidate throughout the hiring process, establishing regular touch points, and providing diligent follow-through
  • Build and maintain long-term relationships with candidates


  • Minimum of 5 years experience as a full-cycle recruiter in fast-paced, high-growth environment with 3+ of these years recruiting for Design or Product
  • Experience hiring across multiple teams and platforms
  • An active and data-driven approach to problem-solving; you enjoy making sense of the trends and using data to better your process to make it more efficient
  • Strong technical sourcing capabilities with proven track record of engaging passive candidates and building diverse pipelines
  • Ability to partner and manage internal and external stakeholders

Why you’ll love working at Faire

  • We are entrepreneurs: We believe entrepreneurship is a calling and our mission is to empower entrepreneurs to chase their dreams. Every member of our team is an owner of the business and taking part in the founding process.
  • We are using tech and machine learning to level the playing field: We are using the power of technology and data to connect brands and boutiques from all over the world, building a thriving community of over 100,000 small business owners.
  • We build products our customers love: Everything we do is ultimately in the service of helping our customers grow their business because our goal is to grow the pie - not steal a piece from it. Running a small business is hard work, but using Faire makes it easy.
  • We are curious and resourceful: We always find a way to get the job done and come up with creative solutions to whatever problems are standing in our way. People at Faire are insatiably curious.  We lead with curiosity and data in our decision making and reason from a first principles mindset. 

 Faire was founded in 2017 by a team of early product and engineering leads from Square. We’re backed by some of the top investors in retail and tech including: Y Combinator, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Forerunner Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Sequoia Capital, Founders Fund, and DST Global. We have offices in San Francisco, Kitchener-Waterloo, and Salt Lake City. We’re looking for smart, resourceful and passionate people to join us as we power the shop local movement. To learn more about Faire and our customers, you can read more on our blog

Faire is being built for entrepreneurs, by entrepreneurs.

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Disclaimer: Local Candidates Only
This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.