Johnston Press appoints Jobsite

Johnston Press has announced that Jobsite (, one of the UK's leading job boards, has been appointed as its official online recruitment partner.

This appointment combines the technology and experience of Jobsite with the regional strength and reach of Johnston Press.

Jobsite will power the Johnston Press JobsToday, and recruitment portals across their 300+ regional websites, which claim to attract over 7 million unique users per month.  Jobsite will employ their thirteen years of online recruitment expertise to ensure the JobsToday platforms provide the best functionality and user experience.

John Fry (pictured), Johnston Press CEO, said; “Our partnership with Jobsite enables us to deliver upon our strategy of improving our classified sites by working with best of breed providers.  JobsToday specialises in working with companies to bring local jobs to local people and the new sites will enhance this capability.”

Keith Potts, Jobsite CEO, said; “Johnston Press run some of the most respected and highest circulation regional newspapers across the UK. Partnering with them is a fantastic opportunity as it enables us to expand and grow our regional network. The areas where Johnston Press operates complement Jobsite's existing media partnerships ensuring we have true depth and breadth across the UK.”