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If you're a leader in your field and want access to higher value projects and our premium 企业 clients, then join our Preferred 自由职业者 Program. When you are a Preferred 自由职业者, the work comes to you! When you are a Preferred 自由职业者, the work comes to you!

Take your career to the next level

Being a Preferred 自由职业者 means you are part of an elite group of top talent, with exclusive access to Recruiter, Technical Co-Pilot™ and premium 企业 projects.
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Exclusive invitations to high value projects

Preferred 自由职业者 get personal invites every day from our Recruiter team to bid on their premium projects and opportunities from our 企业 clients.
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Say goodbye to upfront charges

Preferred 自由职业者 enjoy a preferential fee payment plan, only paying commission fees on Recruiter projects once milestones are released.
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Our Preferred 自由职业者 enjoy exclusive personalised support from our PFP team.

How do you become a Preferred 自由职业者?

自由职业者 who want to be part of the program must meet the following requirements and pass a comprehensive exam and vetting in order to be considered:
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Top 3% overall ranking

Preferred 自由职业者 are elite professionals in their chosen skill sets.
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Exceptional service

The days of being average are over. What do you bring to the table that is exceptional?
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Extensive vetting

First you must be Verified by 自由职业者 and then undertake an extensive interview and vetting process.
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You must have a professional profile and portfolio of work suitable for enterprise customers.
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Pristine track record

A track record of exceptional success with no warnings, penalties or poor reviews
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To qualify you must rank in the Preferred 自由职业者 entrance exam.
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Frequently asked questions

How do Recruiters contact me?

A recruiter will reach out via our on-site chat, sending you links for projects. If you are interested in the project they send, all you need to do is bid on it. If you are not interested, you can simply ignore their messages.

How do I achieve the Top 3% overall ranking?

The ranking for each one of your skills is based upon your earnings and reviews on 自由职业者 in projects that have those skill. In order to increase your overall ranking, you need to continue working, successfully completing projects and receiving good reviews.

Does being part of the program mean that I won't pay anymore upfront fees?

Preferred 自由职业者 do not pay upfront fees on Recruiter projects. On regular projects the fee structure remains the same.

Do I have to pay any fees to be part of the program?

Entering the Preferred 自由职业者 Program is free of charge. 一旦你进入, as long as you meet the eligibility requirements and respect the rules, you will remain as a Preferred 自由职业者. The only difference is that on Recruiter projects only, 费用是15%, but as mentioned above, those are not paid upfront.
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