Global Talent Acquisition Manager

Lightspeed is looking for an energetic, driven, and people-oriented Global Talent Acquisition Manager. Reporting to the VP of Human Resources, this key role will be responsible for managing a global Recruitment team and driving an innovative Talent Acquisition practice for Lightspeed. We’re looking for a motivated leader who will be collaborating with all levels of leaders in the Company, and who has a proven ability of implementing modern data and metrics led Talent Acquisition Strategies.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Full cycle recruitment for multiple Senior Leadership roles across all divisions of the Company;
  • Hire, coach and nurture a global Talent Acquisition team in Europe and North-America;
  • Lead a high performing team on optimizing processes and talent acquisition tools, systems, and resources to drive the best talent outcomes;
  • Develop and implement recruitment strategy and service levels, refine hiring forecasting capabilities, and establish and report on key recruiting metrics to measure team effectiveness and provide data-driven, actionable insights;
  • Manage efficient, fast-paced full-cycle recruiting operations that support Lightspeed’s rapid growth plans;
  • Work with senior leaders to establish hiring priorities across all regions;
  • Manage the global recruitment budget;
  • Create and maintain relationships with external recruiting firms;
  • Ensure effective performance optimization of all team members, including resourcing and capacity oversight;
  • Fostering and maintaining effective working relationships with other members of the Human Resources function to enable strong collaboration and best practices. 


  • 8+ years of broad leadership and recruiting experience in Talent Acquisition, with at least
    3 years managing teams
  • Proven track record of managing recruitment strategies in a fast-paced technology company
  • Demonstrated experience creating and executing a metrics-driven oriented recruiting strategy for a global organization
  • BA in Business, Human Resources, or equivalent experience
  • Amazing people skills- people open up to you and love talking with you
  • Commitment to integrity and quality – you will only hire the best!
  • Great communication skills
  • Passion for technology


  • Experience in the retail or hospitality software industry
  • Experience managing remote or global teams
  • Written and spoken French

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Artemis Canada – Executive Search

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Our partners are the inventors, builders and leaders who are changing our world, enriching the lives of their teams, strengthening their communities and delivering valuable innovations to global marketplaces.


"I have worked closely with Kristina for approximately 15 years, reaching out to her whenever we are searching for the hardest to find skills. She understands the industry, she’s smart, she listens to exactly what we need, and she never wastes our time. Kristina, and the Artemis team, deliver time and time again. When we need an external recruiter, I find it hard to work with anyone else!"

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