Frequently Asked Questions

For Job Seekers

Why should I register with helps you find the right-fit job that fits your aspirations.
AfricaOnJobs helps you to:

  1. Access and apply over jobs from different top employers of Africa continent
  2. Store and access your Resume online
  3. Get new job alerts on your mail-ID for future

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Why have I not been asked to fill the password while creating my profile ?

When you create account on as a job seeker, an automatic mailer has been sent to your email-ID which you used during registration. You need to check the mail in your inbox that has password mentioned of your AfricaOnJobs account.

Do I need to pay for posting my resume ?

No, you don’t need to pay any money as posting a Resume on is absolutely Free of Cost.
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How can I change the password of AfricaOnJobs candidate profile ?

Yes, you can change the password for your profile. You need to click on the ‘Forgot Password’ option which will help you receive the new Password mail on your mail-ID registered with AfricaOnJobs.

How can I search or browse jobs on ?

On AfricaOnJobs, you can refine your search by adding criteria like keyword, company/employer name and locations in the search bar.
AfricaOnJobs also give you an option to browse the jobs to look for relevant jobs based on the job category.

If I am not registered on AfricaOnJobs. Can I still apply for the posted job?

Yes, you can apply for the relevant posted jobs without being registered with However, registering gives you wider options & hence enables you to:

  1. Store and access your Resume online, so you need not to upload resume everytime when applying on the jobs
  2. Create your Job Alert , so you can receive the latest jobs alerts on the mail-ID registered with

How will I get response from the employer side after a successful job application on ?

Once you have successfully applied for any job posted on, any future communication towards your application/candidature applies solely at the employer’s end & hence at discretion of the hiring company.

How will I get to know if I have successfully applied for a job on

Once you will apply for any job by clicking ‘Apply Now‘, then you will receive a message line on the web page of AfricaOnJobs showing text as- “Your job application has been submitted successfully”.

For Employer/Recruiter

How can a Recruiter OR Employer Company make profile on

To create first time account as Employer Company OR a recruiter, you need to –

  1. Visit and click the “Sign Up” button on upper right of the homepage.
  2. In the next form page, fill in your details & select- ‘I am looking’ – “to hire”
  3. Then on your account profile page, you can fill information about you in details including Picture/logo upload

Please note that the mail ID on which you will be signing up, will receive all resume applications from the job seekers who would apply on your job postings.

How many number of jobs will I be able to post after creating my Employer/Recruiter Profile ?

There is no limit to the number of jobs that you can post.
You can post Jobs which contain the fields as: Designation hiring for, Location hiring for, Company hiring for etc. Jobseekers visiting www.africaOnJobs would be able to view these jobs. All the responses from applicants on your posted jobs will be collected in an email id used to create your profile on the portal.

Will I be able to add Industry, FA and Levels hiring for different job postings ?

Yes, you can add upto Industry, Functional area & Location tags & categories while posting the job for hiring.

How can jobseekers contact you on ?

Jobseekers OR applicants cannot contact you directly. They can get updates on the jobs posted by you that are associated with your profile. In addition they can apply on jobs that you post using your africaOnJobs recruiter/employer profile. These responses received from the applicants on jobs will go directly to the email id with which you have registered on

Will my email id and mobile number be visible public on africaOnJobs?

Your recruiter/ public profile will not show your email id or your mobile number. But applicants can indirectly send you responses/applications and share their contact details on the email-ID with which you have registered on .

How would I be able to see the applicants responses/applies to the jobs posted using

You will receive all applications/resumes to the email id which was used to register or create your AfricaOnJobs profile.

Do I need to pay to post jobs on ? is a completely free service for the Global professional/companies/enterprises who are involved in hiring people from African countries for their company, clients, or teams etc.

How would I be able to see the applicants responses/applies to the jobs posted using

You will receive all applications/resumes to the email id which was used to register or create your AfricaOnJobs profile.

Do I need to upload a picture on my Employer/Recruiter Account profile?

Yes, you should upload a picture of yours (or your company logo) as it adds credibility to your profile for the candidates/jobseekers. This attracts more relevant responses from jobseekers to your job postings.
Apart from profile, AfricaOnJobs also gives you an option to add image to each job posted. AfricaOnJobs logo is displayed by default, but you may choose your customzied company logo/picture to display in the job post.

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