How do I start?
In order to get started you simply need a computer and an internet connection. With that out of the way, the next step is to set-up the best possible freelancer profile, one which should impress people looking for your skill-set. There are no hard-rules, but you should cover the three important things: your skills (best highlighted by a portfolio ), your education and your experience.
If you really want to be among the most sought-after freelancers on the platform, you should fill-in the complete profile and be sure to express your personality too. And, by the way, don’t forget to upload a good photo of yourself, it's really important!
Who can be an online freelancer?
All IT enthusiasts are welcome to offer their services: from students who want to work during school to those employees who want to work in their spare time. Everybody has a skill set and we make sure we promote each freelancers' skills to companies that need their help on projects.
I'm a company representative. How much does it cost to use your services?
First and foremost, it’s very important for your company to have projects published on the platform. This increases the visibility of the company on the market and will also allow freelancers to apply themselves on your projects.
The you have two options. You can either contact the registered freelancers directly at the rates you will find highlighted on the site (the company 'packages' section) or you can choose to post a project, sit back and let freelancers apply.
What companies can use Freelancer IT?
Any company activating in the IT&C field can use the platform, but it's not limited to them. Non IT companies which need advice or help in this area ( websites, programming, configuration services etc ) can also publish their projects to find the right person for the job.
As a freelancer, what can I do to be contacted by more companies?
Just as with job searching, the most important item that triggers attention from potential customers is your CV which in this case is your freelancer profile. This is the first contact-point and will be the first thing that is reviewed by a potential client.
It’s important therefore to have a well-structured profile where you emphasise your knowledge and skills.
How can I find the best freelancing projects ?
FreelancerIT aims to provide the best projects for freelancers and to find the best people for each company’s projects. Thus, a good project is a project that suits you well.
To get you the project that fits you best, you need to decide what are your priorities: working schedule (part - time, full time, on a short or a long period of time ), method of payment ( per hour, per week, per project ) or work conditions ( work or home office ) etc.
Once you have these things clear, you can use the platform to search for the projects that meet the conditions you have set yourself.
The most important thing is to find the projects interesting for you. We want to make sure that working on each project is pleasurable for you.
How much can I earn as a freelancer?
That depends on you, on how many projects you apply on, their type and your involvement. Therefore an important step is to achieve a well-structured profile that gets companies' attention.
How much does it cost me to use these services as a freelancer?
Absolutely nothing. Signing up and applying on the projects is free.
What is an IT Company profile?
Just as somebody trying to get a job builds his resume to highlight their skills, so should your company start by showing what it offers and what it needs. The company profile page should feature a description of the market it operates in, its collaborators and the values the company believes in.
With this platform we are trying to set-up a database of outsourcing and product companies in the romanian market. This brings us to another important advantage about filling-in a very detailed company profile: it exposes your company to potential customers, collaborators and brings up opportunities for domestic and foreign projects.