XING

XING job posting

XING is one of the most trusted and popular professional social networking platforms in the DACH region. Besides providing job seekers with a variety of listings, XING is a place where users can grow their professional networks. So besides reaching active candidates, your ads have the potential to also reach passive talent who might not be looking for a job, but are open to new opportunities.

Job board type

Generalist ? Generalist job boards often have a very high reach, but they are not as effective for targeting candidates.

Target group

Entire Job Market

Country

Austria Austria

Germany Germany

Switzerland Switzerland

XING in numbers

You have not posted to XING before? Below we have compiled a couple of top figures to help you gain insight on XING’s potential to increase your reach and visibility:

19 million

Members in total

2.9 million

Site visitors to XING jobs per month

60 %

Of users are currently looking for a job or open to new opportunities

Advantages and disadvantages of XING

Is hiring through XING the right fit for your organization? Take a look at some pros and cons of posting your job to XING:

Pro

  • Automatically shares your job posts on the entry page of relevant candidates, extending your reach to passive candidates
  • Easy to use and filter job searches by keywords, work experience, industry, and even employee benefits.
  • Ability to target regional and local talent, users can even filter their job searches down to zip code
  • Personal connections to your company are shown when your job ad is clicked
  • Directly post to your XING company profile by connecting your account in JOIN
  • Candidates can create up to 5 email alerts notifying them of newly posted jobs matching their search criteria.
  • With XING Jobs app, candidates can search jobs on the go
  • Very strong reach in German-speaking market

Con

  • Not as effective for targeting candidates outside the DACH region.
  • Harder to reach English-speaking talent as German is the favored language

What it looks like

Wondering what job posting on XING looks like? See for yourself! Push your recruiting efforts to the next level and attract the talent you have been looking for.

Job Search

Here is what it looks like to search job posts on XING.

Company Profile

Here’s a quick view of how your company profile looks like and what information it includes.

Job Ad

Creating your job ad with JOIN, once you hit publish, this is how your job post will appear.

XING Products Discover all available products and bundles.

Premium job ads help you find the ideal candidate even faster while saving you time and effort - and also money, if you choose to book premium job ads on JOIN. You can choose between needs-based premium single posting and premium multi-advertising bundle.

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Bundle

Big Board Package

  • Indeed - Single Posting on CPC basis M - 30 days
  • LinkedIn - Single Posting - 30 days
  • XING - Single Posting Professional - 30 days

From € 895.-

€ 629.- 30 % off

Bundle

Finance Package

  • Efinancialcareers - Single Posting - 30 days
  • LinkedIn - Single Posting - 30 days
  • XING - Single Posting Professional - 30 days

From € 1.645.-

€ 999.- 40 % off

Premium bundles including XING

As an alternative to your single posting, you can also publish your job ad on several relevant job boards and platforms simultaneously with our affordable premium bundles.1

The composition of our bundles depends on the conditions (industry, requirements, experience, type of employment, location, etc.) of the job you want to advertise. On this basis, for each job posting, JOIN provides you with data-driven recommendations on which job board combinations are best suited for your specific requirements.

With our premium bundles, you make sure that your job ad is posted simultaneously on exactly those job boards that will best help you find your ideal candidate.

Just choose a package or bundle, add it to your shopping cart and follow our simple and secure checkout process to complete your booking.

1 Availability is subject to change.

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Any questions on XING?

Yes, if you have entered your company profile link into JOIN. You can check if you have entered the correct link to your XING company profile by going to the menu section "Company" in your dashboard and then clicking on “External Profiles”.

Your job posts will be displayed on the Jobs and Careers section on XING. Using an advanced job recommendation system, your jobs will also be automatically shared with XING members who match your criteria via posts on their entry page, and thus giving your job vacancies the outreach to attract passive candidates, too. You can automatically post your job to your XING Company Profile by connecting your profile in JOIN.

Anyone who visits XING can see your job ads, including users who do not have an account. However, to apply for a job, users must have an account.

Promoted job ads will be live for 30 days.

Yes, posting job ads is not restricted to the DACH region. Although German speakers comprise its target market, XING is used by professionals in 200 countries and is available in 12 languages.

In JOIN, you can easily track the number of applications you receive from XING and use the data insights we provide to evaluate if the platform delivers the right results for your recruiting and hiring goals.