Lima (headquarters), Peru
Share the love: Farolito turns economic growth into jobs for even the poor segments of the population in fast-growing countries.
The problem? Most jobs require experience, most workers have none.
The solution? Farolito’s unique skills- and psychometric testing product screens individuals for professional skills, and the ability to learn a particular job quickly. Once a recommendation has been hired, we provide career-coaching services to assist our candidate through the onboarding process – a crucial service for people who have had little contact with the formal labor market.
Farolito launched in May, 2012 and counts Harvard Professors, Private Equity Investors, and high-level businessmen in Latin American among our advisory board.
In Farolito, we believe that work is good (trabajar es bueno): it is fun, it is a
means of financial betterment and it is an opportunity for self-expression. We
also believe in a professional meritocracy: we consistently hire people with
less training but significant promise for our Farolito Representative position.
The most important requirement for any Farolito employee is that s/he agree with these