Finding jobs and looking for pools of potential candidates online can be a difficult and time-consuming task for candidates and companies. Over the recent years, we have seen a shift in the way companies and job seekers find each other and it all takes place online.
Online job directories and CV databases have almost taken over traditional roles of the classified ads section of newspapers. The advantage posting jobs online is obvious. First of all the cost is typically lower, secondly it is much easier to keep the information up to date and take the free position down once it has been filled. It is also fast and easy to enter new vacancies and to reach a much larger audience. With the popularity of this type of websites growing, we see more and more new websites that provide job and CV matching services. We even see templates for popular platforms like WordPress, which make it possible to set up a job board in no time.
Jobify is a great example of a application theme offering this functionality. It is a responsive WordPress job board theme offering a modern and clean design. It comes with many useful features such as Google maps integration, various header options, custom post types for Jobs and Company entries, and a pricing table for easy presenting paid plan options for your varied Job Listing spaces available on your site.
The theme also include popular Slider Revolution plugin that places an interactive slider into your page. It also have support for Gravity forms plugin for adding Job Posts through a pop up form at the front-end area of the theme.
Aside from that, it also includes a Testimonial option through its Testimonials by WooThemes plugin that enables you to add professional testimonials to your pages. Restricted Content Pro plugin (also integrated into the theme) keeps content and member management under your control. Finally, Jobify’s home Page contains a huge header on top with Advanced Search Bars for Job, Location and Job Category Search. It also contains an A Job Spotlight Area, interactive Job Stats, Testimonials Snippets Area and Post Job button.
Home Page Design
For employers, posting a Job in the site is as easy as looking for the Post a Job Button on the Home Page. After that, you will be redirected to the Post a Job Page where you can fill in details for the Job Listing. However, if you’re a jobseeker, you also have to create an account with the site first before you can apply to any of the listings.
After your account is created, you can then post your Job Description and Details. You can customize its Job Type (Part Time, Freelance, Full Time, Internship and Temporary) as well as is map location. You can also upload Company Entries with logos and add descriptions for your company details.
Job Post example
Company Page with Company listings
Once some job listings have been added, they will appear either on the home page or in the All Jobs Page on your site. The Jobs listing is simple and easy to filter and navigate.
Job over page
To gain more reputation and add marketing value to your site, Jobify offers a Testimonials area. It also has FAQ Page designed for Questions and Information about your website.
Pricing Plans adds paid plans options for both jobseekers and employers subscribed to your website.
Pricing and Plans
Jobify’s Blog Page has really appropriate typography that matches the theme’s simplicity but enhances its various content.
Each blog post has an Author Gravatar or Image with the post’s customizable header image on top of the article’s content.
The Contact Page also integrates Google maps for more location directions. It also has a contact form embedded in the page together with the relevant information needed.
Jobify is an awesome application theme that delivers a great job directory template. It is that modern, simple, easy to use and highly optimized for both users and the website owner. With the Post a Job feature makes it a top choice for employers looking for a quick way to post their job listings without having to login into the site’s backend area. The custom page templates along with header options make it a powerful template in the build phase. This theme gives both seekers and companies a chance to find eachother. For more details, you can check out the theme demo here and see it in action.