Advertise on Suffolk Jobs Direct

How much does it cost to advertise a job on Suffolk Jobs Direct?

You can advertise on Suffolk Jobs Direct at the cost of £75 for a standard listing up to the cost of £325 for a premium listing.

Please follow this hyperlink to view our Recruitment packages and rates guide for more information.


Choose the right job advert and advertising package for you.

We know how important advertising is, and we work to provide you with the best return on your investment.

The cost usually directly relates to the level of impact you wish to make in the job market.

We are here to help, so please do get in touch with Suffolk Advertising via our contact page if you need any support with your advertising.

Standard job advertising package.

The cost is £75 per listing.

This is an entry-level listing that includes good coverage across appropriate social channels and email.

This standard package includes:

  • basic listing up to 28 days, with your company logo.
  • up to 5 attachments* (e.g. job description, application form).
  • email alerts to registered candidates.
  • formatting and proofreading advice.
  • basic social media shares on Facebook and Twitter.

Schools and academies will also get their NQT (Newly Qualified Teacher) adverts uploaded onto the NQT (Newly Qualified Teacher) site free of charge.

Please click here to view our terms of service for details of who can advertise on the website and any relevant surcharges.

Enhanced job advertising package.

The cost is £200 per listing.

This enhanced package is ideal for harder to fill vacancies where a targeted social media approach will increase the number of applications received.

It includes everything from the standard advertising package, plus:

  • a boosted social media post to target applications
  • bespoke, in-house graphic design for your targeted post
  • an ad refresh mid-post so it remains near the top of the search results
  • a priority upload guaranteed.

Premium job advertising package.

The cost is £325 per listing.

This premium package is ideal for campaigns that need the greatest exposure for your vacancy.

As well as everything from the Standard and Enhanced Packages, it includes:

  • a customised social media campaign and analysis
  • extended listing for up to 60 days
  • Featured Job or Job of the Week upgrade on our homepage (subject to availability)
  • a priority upload guaranteed by close of business the next working day
  • a priority upload guaranteed within two working days
  • the option to add additional budget behind your social media boost to extend it's reach and impact.

Discounted online jobs board bundle.

The cost supplements one of the above advertising packages.

  • £349 in addition of a standard listing
  • £325 in addition of a an enhanced listing
  • £299 in addition of a a premium listing

The cost enhances each job advertising package provides the greatest impact.

Enhancing your listing with this will make it visible to millions of potential candidates.

This will see your advert appear across the following major job boards and a host of affiliate sites.

These listings are high-profile 'featured jobs' and are fully branded with your company logo and information.

The major jobs boards, to name but a few, include:

  • Career builder
  • CV library
  • job site
  • monster
  • total jobs

Run of site campaign advertising package.

Cost £200 per button.

This is available for non-vacancy specific advertising.

We would recommend this is used for new schemes, courses or general advertising.

This will appear with a custom-designed graphic button on all pages with a link back to your website.

You can have this on the Suffolk Jobs Direct site for a maximum duration of 4 weeks.

Press and other website advertising packages

Free standard package when £150 or more is spent on press print.

If you use us to advertise in the press (newspapers or trade publications) and the cost is more than £150, we will include a free standard job advertising package listing free of charge.

This will be free on the basis that the advert copy is the same for both the press advert and website advert.

The SJD Package charge will still apply:

  • for press adverts under £150; or
  • if you want a different copy for both press and website.

For bookings on other websites, we charge £25 per vacancy.