A well written job description will attract the best candidates for your project, so investing a little time in this will definitley pay off.

Here’s some tips on what you should include in your job description:

About you / your company

About you
Who are you? Where are you located?

What you do
What’s your company doing?

Your back story
How did your project evolve? Why did you start it?

Your users
Who will be your users? If you already have users, who are they?

Your project

Overall goals
What will be the end product?

Details
What will be the actual work? If your project covers multiple areas, list them all (e.g. logo design, web programming, copywriting etc).

Who you’re looking for
What’s the ideal profile you’re looking for?

Inspiration
Are there any inspirational examples, e.g. other websites, logos…?

Timeframe
When do you want to launch your project?