How to post a job for free*

  1. Create your job post
  2. Include the location, an industry-standard job title, and a detailed job description. Here are some pro tips on writing a great job description.
  3. Set your application preferences
  4. Tell us how you want to receive applications, and who needs to see them.
  5. Choose skills assessments
  6. Pre-screen your applicants with skills, aptitude, and personality tests.
  7. Select optimization preferences
  8. You can pay to Sponsor your job for improved results, or post for free without optimization.

    *Terms, conditions, quality standards and usage limits apply.

Indeed helps the right candidates find you.

There are two ways to get your jobs on Indeed:

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  • Post for free

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  • Pay to sponsor

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Why sponsor your jobs

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    Free postings lose
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    Indeed data (worldwide)
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  • People search for
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    They enter keywords relevant to
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  • Jobs appear in
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    Indeed matches the job
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  • Sponsored Jobs get
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    Sponsored Jobs get more visibility
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