JobAdder Review

Sydney, Austrailia
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JobAdder At A Glance

Good: JobAdder has integrated job posting functionality, so a third-party solution isn't necessary to write, post and advertise job descriptions.
Bad: Some customers have mentioned a slight learning curve with the solution's interface.
Bottom Line: A cloud-based applicant tracking and recruitment solution that streamlines many day-to-day tasks within the sourcing and hiring cycle.

Product Overview

JobAdder’s cloud-based recruitment software creates a massive competitive advantage for in-house and agency recruiters. Simplifying the day-to-day tasks involved with recruitment management, JobAdder automates manual and repetitive tasks so recruiters can focus on what’s important, which is building relationships.

Some key benefits include:

  • Recruiters get more face time with candidates by automating recruitment processes
  • Integrated job posting capabilities, so no third party application needed
  • Streamlined process to write and post to over 200 job boards
  • Automatic candidate and resume capturing and parsing in ATS
  • Recruit anywhere with the JobAdder iOS and Android apps

JobAdder has no contracts and no hidden fees.


JobAdder’s features are separated by function. Its applicant tracking features are as follows:

  • Jobs –  Recruiters can manage job orders, recruitment fees and budget forecasting.
  • Applicant Tracking System – Users track candidates through every step of the recruiting process, from application through to placement.
  • Candidates – The Candidates feature streamlines applicant management with tools that add, source, rate, submit and place top candidates.
  • Companies & contracts – With JobAdder, recruiters can track and recruit applicants, as well as establish a relationship through its customer relationship management (CRM) capabilities.
  • Task management – A main feature is the ability to manage day-to-day tasks by setting up personalized reminders.
  • Job advertising – Recruiters write job descriptions and post them to over 200 job boards without a third-party system. They can also post updates and ads to social platforms such as Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.
  • Automation & AI – JobAdder believes the future of recruitment is desk-free. Recruiters can increase their productivity by harnessing artificial intelligence (AI) to automate their candidate sourcing and eliminate low-value administrative tasks.
  • Mobile – Mobile access to the cloud-based software allows recruiters to access critical information anytime, anywhere. JobAdder also has iOS and Android apps to make mobile access more user-friendly.
  • TimeAdder – TimeAdder is an online time sheet tool that allows recruiters to easily collect and approve contractor time sheets.
  • PowerAdder – PowerAdder is an analytics tool that helps recruiters gain deeper insights into their hiring practices and discover which activities are driving outcomes.
  • HiringManager / VMS – The HiringManager portal takes the friction out of requisition approval so recruiters can raise job requisitions, submit approvals, and view activity in real time.
  • Voice to Text – JobAdder’s voice to text functionality lets recruiters input candidate or client notes hands free.
  • SMS Recruitment – Recruiters can add SMS to their recruitment toolkit to increase their candidate response rate. They can send to one number or many numbers from anywhere.
  • Video – JobAdder’s video cover letter functionality lets candidates reveal the personality behind every application.
  • Email integration – JobAdder integrates with Gmail, Outlook and Office 365.
  • Career website – Recruiters can easily customize and implement job portals for their organization’s website.
  • Marketplace – JobAdder can be integrated with other software providers to optimize and streamline tasks such as onboarding and email campaign management.

Target Market

JobAdder is suitable for small, medium, and enterprise companies and staffing agencies, and it covers the applicant tracking and recruitment needs of all types of industries.

We’ve listed 10 of its customers below:

  • BlueCross
  • Empower Construction
  • Honda
  • Jenny Craig
  • KFC
  • Patagonia
  • Rip Curl
  • Sharp & Carter
  • ThinkingAhead
  • Vocus Group

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JobAdder is a cloud-based applicant tracking and recruitment solution that’s ready to use once the client signs up.

The vendor also offers data migration, where clients are assigned a designated Business Analyst as a point of contact through the process. The process includes the following steps:

  1. The client gives JobAdder their recruiting data.
  2. JobAdder imports data into a sandbox environment.
  3. Client test data.
  4. The data team will help client fix any issues and re-import data.
  5. Confirm that data is accessible and accurate.
  6. Schedule a go-live date.

Customer Service & Support

JobAdder’s friendly support team are on hand 24/6 by phone, email and live chat. They also offer online training for users to become familiar with the software, as well as free new user training for up to three months. Users can pay for advanced training courses per session, which are invoiced once a course is booked.


JobAdder doesn’t publicly release their pricing information. Please contact the vendor directly for a quote.


Some customers have mentioned a slight learning curve when working with the solution’s interface. Others have said that it’s best to have a predefined workflow created before working in JobAdder since there are multiple ways for users to navigate processes, such as reporting.


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JobAdder is a leading cloud-based recruitment software solution that helps agency and in-house recruiters find and manage talent more effectively through automation. It was conceived when one of its founders Brett Iredale found himself struggling to find a technology solution to better manage the growing recruitment business he’d built in 2001. In 2007, JobAdder was launched commercially and has grown to become a leading recruitment solution and a key contributor to HR tech innovation. Today, the software has facilitated millions of people to find work around the world.

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