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Freelancer CEO Matt Barrie
Matt Barrie
122 Ratings
Pros
  • "it is the best place to find freelance work(in 41 reviews)

  • "Work from home and there is no boss(in 26 reviews)

Cons
  • "Fake clients can create project and steal freelancers' effort time(in 23 reviews)

  • "I had to gripe to customer service to get refunded project fees that I was charged for accepting a project that was a scam(in 18 reviews)

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  1. "Review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Freelancer

    Pros

    Felxibility, management, interesting job opportunities, clients

    Cons

    Lack of stability, lack of security, lack of helath benefits

    Advice to Management

    None

    Freelancer2018-11-08
  2. "Logistics"

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    Current Employee - Shipper/Receiver in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Freelancer full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Good people to work with and they are a hard working bunch.

    Cons

    No benefits and no vacation days.

    Advice to Management

    Health insurance and vacations days are a must.

    Freelancer2019-03-27
  3. "great company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Freelancer full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    awesome co-workers, great PTO, awesome people

    Cons

    long hours, hard work, great

    Freelancer2019-02-05
  4. "Project Manager"

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      Former Employee - Architect in New York, NY

      I worked at Freelancer full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      work from home and squedules

      Cons

      to much hours and low salarie

      Freelancer2019-01-22
    • Helpful (1)

      "Good benefits and atmosphere but a little slow to adapt new technology"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Freelancer full-time

      Pros

      Good benefits (free food, which is rare for a Philippine company)

      Cons

      Is still using an old version of PHP while I was there.

      Freelancer2018-10-26
    • "It was Great"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Freelancer

      Pros

      The people were nice, the atmosphere diverse

      Cons

      The hours could be long

      Freelancer2018-10-06
    • "Its okay"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Freelancer part-time

      Pros

      Work on own schedule and own time

      Cons

      Hard to communicate with clients / secure jobs

      Freelancer2018-08-21
    • "industrial designer"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Freelancer

      Pros

      Highly qualified and innovative work force

      Cons

      Poor benefit , lack of follow up, missed commitments and no travel expense reimbursement

      Freelancer2018-06-14
    • "Flexibility"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends

      I worked at Freelancer for more than a year

      Pros

      Flexible schedule, Dependability good hours

      Cons

      Not many hours scheduled for work

      Advice to Management

      Well done

      Freelancer2018-05-09
    • "Tester"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at Freelancer full-time

        Pros

        Schedule is very flexible to work.

        Cons

        Project to project, and no benefits covered.

        Advice to Management

        Less bids

        Freelancer2018-04-20
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