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Pricing:

Plan

Pricing

Standard

A$149.00 +GST /post.

Standout

A$170.00 +GST /post.

Featured

A$235.00 +GST /post.

3 Pack Ad Bundle

A$150.00 +GST /post.

5 Pack Ad Bundle

A$140.00 +GST /post.

10 Pack Ad Bundle

A$114.00 +GST /post.

20 Pack Ad Bundle

A$100.00 +GST /post.

Review:

Scout is a niche Australian job posting site that connects employers in the creative, hospitality, and retail industries in Sydney and Melbourne with targeted candidates. The platform offers high-reach job advertising and a team of dedicated consultants to ensure that employers' hiring needs are fulfilled.

Job seekers are able to register for a free account and search for jobs according to industry and job title. The site also offers career advice and resources.

Highlights:

  • Scout is a user-friendly portal for employers.
  • The site enables employers to reach a large, targeted audience across multiple platforms.
  • Branded ads can be run on Broadsheet, boasting 2 million monthly visits and 8 million page views.
  • The site offers full integration with your applicant tracking system (ATS).
  • Tailored employer branding solutions are available.
  • The site offers discounted bundle packages for employers.

Shortcomings:

  • The standard plan has limited functionality.
  • There is no built-in applicant tracking, reporting, or analytics available.
  • The site is more expensive than competitor job boards.

Reputation:

We have not found any Scout reviews.

How to Post a Job on Scout:

$149.00 AUD
10 Minutes
How to Post a Job on Scout:

Five easy steps for posting a job on Scout.

1. 

Posting a Job on Scout.

1.1 
Navigate to the Scout home page.

From the home page, click on "Employers" in the top-right corner of the page. On the next page, click on "Post a Job."

1.2 

Select a job posting package.

Select a job posting package.

Choose a job posting plan by clicking on "Buy Now" beneath the most suitable package.

Select the "Ad Bundle" tab if you have more than one vacancy to fill.

1.3 

Register your account.

Register your account.

On the next page, fill out the online form with your details and click on "Register" to create your account.

1.4 

Create your job post.

Create your job post.

Fill out the online form with your vacancy details. Once complete, click on "Continue" toward the bottom of the page. Specify your notification setting and click on "Save & Continue."

Click on "Save" to complete your job ad at a later stage.

Use Betterteam's job description template to help structure your job post.

1.5 

Complete the purchase and post your job ad.

Complete the purchase and post your job ad.

Review your order and click on "Continue to Payment" toward the bottom of the page. Select a payment method and complete the purchase.

Once the payment has been processed, your job ad will be added to the Scout website.

Scout vs. Indeed:

Indeed is a leading job posting site that caters to employers and job seekers around the world. Scout pricing plans start at A$149.00 +GST, whereas Indeed offers several pricing structures, including pay-per-click ads, allowing you to save costs. What's more, Indeed has a wider audience reach than Scout.

Scout vs. SEEK:

While Scout's pricing starts at A$149.00 +GST, SEEK offers a variable pricing model that is determined by location, number of interested candidates, and more. SEEK has a larger reach than Scout and has more features, including applicant tracking and private messaging. That being said, Scout is a far more targeted job board.

Scout vs. Adzuna:

Scout and Adzuna share a similar profile. Both platforms reach over 2 million job seekers at a similar minimal cost for posting a job. Adzuna charges A$199.00 +GST per post, while Scout costs A$149.00 +GST per post. Both offer employer branding and applicant tracking. Go with Scout if you want to target hospitality and retail workers.

Key Information

Legal Name

Scout Jobs

Founder

Nick Shelton

Founding Date

Jan 01, 2009

Address

Level 1, 231 Smith St., Fitzroy, Melbourne 3065

Email

feedback@scoutjobs.com.au

Telephone

03 9037 1615

Website

https://scoutjobs.com.au/

FAQs:

What is Scout?

Scout is a niche Australian job board that caters to employers and job seekers in the creative, hospitality, and retail industries in Sydney and Melbourne.

What does it cost to post a job on Scout?

Scout's pricing plans range from A$149.00 +GST to A$235.00 +GST for a single job post. Discounted bundle options are also available.

How do I create a Scout account?

To create an account where you can post jobs and manage job postings, click "Employers" on the homepage and then click "Post a Job." Select the type of ad you would like to purchase, and then fill out the registration form.

How can I delete a Scout job posting?

To delete one of your Scout job postings, click the "Delete" icon next to the title in your list of jobs.

What are some Scout alternatives?

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