A Swiss media company, Ringier Axel Springer Media AG, has recently announced that they have secured 44% of the shares in No Fluff Jobs - the operator of nofluffjobs.com, a job classifieds platform that focuses on the IT job market in Poland.
The platform, according to Ringier, will improve the media company’s portfolio and better the group classifieds segment in the Central and Eastern Europe region.
Nofluffjobs.com will join the job classified portal ecosystem of Ringier Axel Springer Media AG that includes Profession.hu from Hungary, CV Keskus OÜ, operator of job classifieds sites cvkeskus.ee in Estonia, cvmarket.lv in Latvia and cvmarket.lt in Lithuania.
CEO of Hungarian jobs portal Profession.hu, István Martis, will take control of the recently created job as Group Director of Job Classifieds Portfolio to help develop and grow the job classifieds portfolio of Pringier Axel Springer Media.
The team of founders of No Fluff Jobs, Tomasz Bujok and Magdalena Gawłowska-Bujok, will keep the rest of the 56% worth of shares and will continue to sit on the Management Board. The company headquarters will still be located in Gdynia, Poland. No Fluff Jobs describes themselves as the only IT job classified portal with mandatory pay scaling in all of Poland.
“No Fluff Jobs is an IT job classifieds unique in the way it offers standardised and comparable job advertisements,” Ringier stated. “The company is driven by the belief that simplicity, transparency and effectiveness are core success factors which set new standards in the world of IT recruitment. No Fluff Jobs only features detailed and comparable IT job ads with mandatory pay-scales, as well as information about the technology stack and company perks.”
Mark Dekan CEO of Ringier Axel Springer Media AG, commented, “No Fluff Jobs convinced us with their unique approach and the passion of the team for changing the standards of IT job recruiting. We are very happy to become the partner of a Polish classifieds company and thereby expanding the group of job classifieds portals at Ringier Axel Springer Media. Apart from our successful news media portfolio classifieds are gaining more and more importance within the group.”
Tomasz Bujok CEO and Co-founder of No Fluff Jobs, said, “The partnership strengthens our commitment to driving change in IT recruitment in Poland and worldwide. We look forward to a bright future with our strong strategic partner.”
Magdalena Gawłowska-Bujok, COO and Co-founder of No Fluff Jobs commented, “No Fluff Jobs has always been about transparency, honesty and respecting one another. Because of these values, our job classifieds became the most popular IT portal in Poland. We are thrilled to enter a new chapter with a partner who shares our values and we believe the best is still ahead.”
Citing Google Analytics alongside Internal Data Management System information, No Fluff Jobs claims that they have hit more than 5.5 million page views and approximately 650,000 visitors in the last year, with over 1,500 companies posting more than 10,000 job advertisements site-wide.
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