Like a terrific resume stays lodged in the mind of a recruiter, a great ad can make a company and its brand.

Courtesy of Adsoftheworld.com, below are 9 companies from around the globe that are trying to do just that.

Warning: you may want to close your door so that no one else hears you laughing out loud…


Do creative recruitment ads make you want to join the advertised company more?



10. 🇨🇦 Canada, Rethink for Condé Nast’s Portfolio.com – Where can we find an Internet-aware person with a digital camera?
Portfolio.com: Photographer Wanted
9. 🇮🇳 India, Law&Kenneth Worldwide for India’s “leading private airline” – Non-color-blind pilots needed.
Pilots Required
8. 🇸🇬 Singapore, Arms Advertising for Accolade System Pvt. Ltd. – “Candidates must possess a keen sense of hearing.” In other words, not an equal opportunity recruiter.
Accolade Needs Medical Transcriptionist
7. 🇦🇪 UAE, MBR Recruitment – Competence is a requirement.
Art Directors Wanted
6. 🇩🇪 Germany, JobScout24.de – “Head Full of Ideas and No Job?” That explains all the head-in-wheelbarrow pushing.
Head full of ideas and no job?
5. 🇮🇪 Ireland, RecruitIreland.com – How a line gets to the head of the line.
How A Line Gets Ahead
4. 🇦🇪 UAE, MBR Recruitment – “Make sure your CV goes further”. So they invented the Aerodynamic CV.
Make sure your CV goes further
3. 🇺🇸 USA, Careerbuilder.com’s Age-O-Matic – “What Will Your Job Do To You?” They think it will make you ugly, so very ugly.
Careerbuilder.com's Age-O-Matic
2. 🇨🇭 Switzerland, Jobwinner.ch – Houston, We Have A Problem (video)
Jobwinner.ch Ad
1 . 🇩🇪 Germany, Jobsintown.de – Don’t you love the way people are lining up for it?
Jobsintown.de: Ass Kisser Project

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Desperately Seeking Time Traveling Warrior

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This Post Has 22 Comments

  1. Pamm

    Great one! And I stumbled you right back.

    Thanks!

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  3. Pete Aldin

    Numbers 9 and 1 are simple yet… funny!

  4. Yaakov

    What are you? Do you have a job list or not? I don’t understand. I wrote you earlier and ask the same question but I still did not get an answer except what I am reading now

  5. Thomas Schulze

    Excellent job ads´s!

  6. Vladimir

    These really are funny ads.

    The ass one is kind of sick but still funny 🙂

    Cool collection.

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  9. Kate

    Always good for a smile.

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