What are the main sections of a job description? Here are 10 of the most common ones I find in JDs. You don’t have to follow this order strictly, but the flow works well.
Note: Each section below includes tips that are built into Ongig. Ongig’s AI-based “Section Finder” scans your JDs for missing sections and gives you ideas on what to add (or remove).
A “Responsibilities” section is the most common. Every JD I’ve found has them (in some format). Some co.s call them “What You’ll Do,” “Job Summary,” or “Responsibilities.” No matter what you