Hiring the right people at the early and even middle stages of a startup is a challenge. It is your child and you always want it in the right hands, but as we know, it is not as easy as it may sound. Now when there is a problem, giving a solution is what startups are all about. Presenting the solution for this – HiringMonk!

HiringMonk is a unique one stop recruitment solution for startups and SME’s. With over 750 startups across India, HiringMonk ranks prime in startup recruitment. Where the startup ecosystem is on a boom, HiringMonk assists all the budding entrepreneurs to get their next rockstar. HirinMonk was founded by Ateeque and Preetam in 2013. The startup is based out of Mumbai.

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Ateeque and Preetam met in 2010, both did Post Graduation from Wigan & Leigh University, where Ateeque studied HR and Preetam did his Marketing studies. The duo worked together post that to set up 4 different startups and finally established HiringMonk as a result if their common interest for the much required innovation in the recruitment industry.

The team comprises of young and dynamic professionals from different educational backgrounds.  The team size currently is of 17. Talking about the strengths of their startup, Preetam says:

“HiringMonk is a specialized recruitment provider for startups and SMEs. The advantage we have is that being a startup themselves, we fully understand other startups and hence the hiring commercials are cost effective and guaranteed, with multiple hiring features.”

The startup currently recruits in around 20 sectors ranging from the very common IT and technology to Agriculture and Creative Sectors. HiringMonk assigns a dedicated recruiter as a part time HR for the client startup and also an all time account manager. The dedicated recruiter will take the requirements from the client, post about it, filter resumes, select, shortlist and tele-interview them. Once the candidate is finalized, the dedicated recruiter will followup with the candidate, till they join. They have some crispy clear pricing plans ranging from Basic to Ultimate, depending upon the features you require.

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HiringMonk has worked for over 761 startups like Junglee, Parcelled.in, TripHobo, Urban Clap, Toppr, Zolostays for fulfilling their recruitment needs. With a hit ratio of more than 87%, the startup has been praised in numerous National Dailys like Economic Times , The Hindu and the Business Standard as the best hiring solution for startups.

HiringMonk plans to grow more than double its current strength in next six months, scale up its client base and expand full fledged operations to Singapore, Malaysia and Dubai.


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Ruchi Pandita

Ruchi is a word-weaver, a painter, an amateur photographer and a poet at heart. The ease with with she can explain the most complex stuff impresses people around her. Being a gemini, she is never content, always looking for new ways to explore her self and the world around. The startup revolution has greatly influenced her and she is using her talent to help budding entrepreneurs find the way forward.

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