Future-proof your talent strategy.
Upwork is how.

Upwork Enterprise makes it easy to grow distributed teams and manage complex remote work strategies through our on-demand remote talent platform.

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A smarter way to scale, 
from the leader in remote work

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Access the top 1% of talent on Upwork, vetted and verified.

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Hire on the terms that work for you. Scale up or down as needed.

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75% markup fees? You’ll only find that at a traditional staffing firm.

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Upwork Customer Highlight: Flexera

Flexera uses Upwork to power a flexible talent program for their entire organization, and gains a competitive advantage with quick access to the right talent and skills across all functions.

Trusted by 5M+ businesses

Hard-to-find talent, found for you

Whether you’re filling a critical role, sourcing a niche skill, or assembling a multidisciplinary team, finding the right talent can be challenging. With Upwork Enterprise, you’ll have access to the top 1% of tech talent on Upwork, vetted and verified by domain experts. Our team can help you shortlist any project request for the best matches validated by client reviews, success scores, and work samples to help you hire with confidence.


higher customer loyalty than traditional staffing 


fill rate for open roles

1 in 3

F500 companies currently use Upwork


enterprise customer satisfaction rating

Advanced matching technology quickly identifies top matches, or a talent manager can hand-select Expert-Vetted Talent for you

Thorough vetting process and rigorous testing help ensure talent are top performers

Talent Clouds allow you to quickly rehire professionals you trust

Expanded services streamline talent sourcing and address specialized needs

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Who, when, and how. All on your terms.

From short-term work to recurring projects, Upwork provides the flexibility to scale teams up or down as demand changes. Choose the level of service you want, the amount of resources you’ll need, and the level of expertise required—all through Upwork.

Individuals or agencies

Skills at scale to cover any need

IC’s, W2s & vendors

Choose from a range of engagement options 

Expert guidance on navigating contracts, SOWs, and payroll equivalents

Hands-on assistance implementing flexible hiring models

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Get more for what you pay for

Traditional staffing agencies mark up talent by 75% or more — and that’s on the low end. Why invest in redundancies when that budget would be better spent on more projects or specialized talent? Improve spend allocation and reinvest the savings into your organization.

Save 30% to 50%

over traditional staffing options

Centralized compliance, payments, and reporting save you time and energy, too

Direct-access to proven talent without unnecessary layers

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More than remote talent sourcing

With Upwork Enterprise, streamlined talent sourcing is only the beginning. As the pioneers of remote talent solutions for over two decades, our platform is designed to address the logistical and operational concerns that can come with building distributed teams, especially for companies who are new to the process, to ensure a seamless and customized experience every time.

Bring-your-own talent

Need a simpler way to integrate existing or new contracts? Tailor your workflow to fit your internal onboarding process and screening policy to bring everyone in one place.

A framework for flexibility

Distributed teams are complex to manage. We handle all the nuances of worker classification, so you can grow without additional misclassification risk.

Quality you can count on

With Work Protection, you can count on great work. If you aren’t satisfied, we’ll help make it right.

Payroll made painless

We’ll handle the administration of contract labor domestically and in over 180 countries.

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Best-in-class support

Expertise at every touchpoint

Every enterprise offering claims to offer great support. But what does that really mean? With Upwork Enterprise, you have a team of experts dedicated to making each step of the process as smooth as it can be. Together, we’re here to help you build, design, and project manage a custom solution that makes flexible hiring and collaboration a scalable, efficient path to sustainable growth.

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Account Manager

Leads the overall account plan and works with all the internal relevant stakeholders to maximize their Upwork investment

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Program Success Manager

Onboards new users, provides platform training, keeps internal team informed on system updates and account reporting

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Upwork Professional

Provides hands-on assistance through the entire hiring process — from writing job posts and screening talent to facilitating interviews and kicking off projects.

Global Network

Choose from 8,000+ skills on demand

Quickly fill internal skill gaps, build distributed teams, or drive a new initiative. With direct access to the industry’s top independent professionals, contractors, consultants, and agencies, there’s never been a more flexible way to hire.

Business Operations

Admin Assistance
Data Entry
Project Management

Sales & Marketing

Email Marketing
Lead Generation
Marketing Operations
Web Analytics

IT & Engineering

Mobile Development
QA Testing
Software Development
Web Development

Creative & Design

Web Design
Graphic Design

IT leader meets revolving market demands, protects security with remote talent

After months of searching in a tight local labor market with no success, Flexera's engineering team turned to Upwork to find a ReactJS Developer.

Within days of posting on Upwork, the team found an experienced developer who was able to start work immediately.

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2x faster
project turnaround
50% saved
compared to traditional staffing
Features & Services

The right tools and people to support your critical work

From customization to worker classification, we've got you covered so you can focus less on logistics and more on strategy.


Ideal for businesses seeking a flexible solution that covers compliance and work protections.

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Unlimited users and proposals
Built-in collaboration and project tracking tools
Tailored search results featuring Top Rated and Rising Talent
Dedicated account managers to help you find and hire quality talent fast
Consolidated billing and invoicing with net 30 terms
Detailed reporting with company insights and trends
Expert-Vetted Talent hand-selected by talent managers
Consolidated billing and invoicing with net 30 terms
Detailed reporting with company insights and trends
Custom configurable contracting and onboarding process
Global worker classification compliance services
Project Management Support
Work protection
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Features & benefits

Verified work history and reviews

Unlimited users and proposals

Built-in collaboration and project tracking tools 

Tailored search results featuring proven talent, including Top Rated and Top Rated Plus Talent

Dedicated account managers to help you find and hire quality talent fast

Consolidated billing and invoicing with net 30 terms

Expert-Vetted Talent hand-selected by talent managers

Detailed reporting with company insights and trends

Custom configurable contracting and onboarding process

Global worker classification compliance services

Project management support

Work protection

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New to remote work models?

Check out our comprehensive guide for newcomers, a simple how-to for getting started, and more “proof-is-in-the-pudding” success stories from customers like you.

Take the first step toward a smarter talent strategy. 

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