The following fees apply to our talent staffing solutions. For more information, please see our T’s and C’s.

For Customers

Direct Source

Prefer the self-service approach? Register in seconds and use our direct source channel. This option allows you to identify, connect and contract with an independent professional within hours. And posting a job is free! Stripe, our secure on-line payment engine, allows you to pay upon project completion so everything you need is in one place. We cover all HR roles, at all levels, from recruitment to leaving work. We also have talented professionals across all major HR HCM technologies such as Workday, Success Factors and Oracle. Plus Ceridian, Cornerstone, PhenomPeople and many more. Too many to list, but very easy to find on our easy to search talent marketplace!

  • Registering on our marketplace and access talent – free!
  • Job posting – Free unlimited job posting
  • Connection fee for direct souring – Fee payable when you successfully contract with your chosen freelancer – 10%
  • Processing fee – As we offer different payment options this varies, starting as low as £2 per invoice. Credit Card fees are paid directly to Stripe for using their services. Their fees vary by country and can be found at For more details, please see our T’s and C’s

Supported search

If you want Lava to provide a full service recruitment solution please contact us and we’ll be in touch.

For Freelancers

  • Registering on our marketplace and find amazing customers – free!
  • Bid for contracts – unlimited and free
  • Win work and commence contract – free
  • Commission – 0%
  • Get paid! Receive payment via Stripe, our safe and secure integrated payment platform or via PayPal if you are in a non-Stripe supported country. There is a small admin fee levied by Stripe and PayPal for processing the transaction. This starts from 0.25%. Full details can be found on and

Consulting and Advisory services

Contact us to discuss your needs and for pricing options.

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