Ways to earn

Do the work you love, your way.

Build rewarding relationships in the world’s Work Marketplace. Your home for the work you want.

Explore the different ways to earn

1. Create a profile

Highlight your skills and experience, show your portfolio, and set your ideal pay rate

2. Get requested

Businesses can found you on our expert marketplace and request to connect with you directly to work on a project.

3. Submit a proposal

Set your rate and tell clients why you’re the right person for the job!

4. Get contract

If the client likes your proposal they’ll send you a contract to begin working.

5. Complete the work

Check steps off as you finish and work with your client if you have questions.

6. Get paid securely

Once the client approves your work, you'll get paid and they can leave you feedback.

1. Create a project

Create a unique project that showcases your expertise.

2. Project is reviewed

We'll let you know if you need to make any changes before it's visible to clients.

3. Get an order

Your timeline starts once the client provides the info you need.

4. Complete the work

Check steps off as you finish and work with your client if you have questions.

5. Get paid securely

Once the client approves your work, you'll get paid and they can leave you feedback.

1. Apply for Vetted Expert

Create a profile and apply to see if you qualify.

2. Application is reviewed

If we think you’re a fit we’ll move you into our Talent Scout interview process.

3. Complete Assessments

Complete a series of coding tests and an interview with a specialized recruiter.

4. Recruiters find clients

Our specialised introducer start matching you to fulfilling work!

5. Connect with client

Develop lasting relationships with leaders who respect your time and expertise.

Our award-winning platform

Take Control

Find work that hits your financial goals faster with ambitious startups and well-known brands.

Create lasting relationships.

Build a predictable pipeline of projects, big and small, through strong connections.

Work and earn your way.

Search for jobs or have clients come to you. The opportunities are endless.

Frequently asked questions

Why use talent scout?

It's the quick way to hire highly-qualified talent – and with very little effort on your part.

Who can I meet this way?

People with years of experience in creative, design, development, and marketing: the very best people on our platform, handpicked from hundreds of thousands globally.

How is Talent Scout different from a staffing agency?

First off, we’re fast. Staffing agencies can take weeks and even months to find the right fit, and often mark up costs by 75% (that’s on the low end).

Do I have to pay for this service?

When our specialized recruiters share your shortlist with you, they’ll include the hourly rate for each professional – that’s all you’ll pay: there aren’t any extra fees outside these rates.

How can Talent Scout support your business?

When you need to move important work forward, working with Talent Scout makes finding the highly skilled talent you need easy, fast, and cost effective.

Our support

Client reviews

Read client details and feedback from professionals like you.

Trusted jobs

We use various tools to detect and reduce fraud with a dedicated team 24/7.

Protected payments

Get paid the way you want, secure and fully protected.

Help with disputes

We’ll step in and help you resolve a tricky situation.

Answer to questions

Everything you need in our help center, resources, and community.