Working for Supertext as a freelancer
We receive more than 150 applications every month. So make sure yours stands out: with extensive experience or an excellent cover letter.
You support our customers from concept creation to the finished text. And you understand that rhymes and clichés are no substitute for what truly matters: super ideas.
You’re an expert in your source and target languages and bring extensive knowledge in your area of specialization to the team. From marketing and finance to technology and medicine.
You’re a perfectionist. Whether you’re proofreading, editing or revising, from annual reports and websites to press releases, newsletters and more, you make sure that your work is flawless.
You write advertising copy, brochures, stories etc. and can produce general translations, specialized translations or transcreations.
Your texts put both customers and search engines under your spell. You’re always up to date with the latest SEO trends and love nothing more than optimizing blogs, landing pages and entire campaigns.
You’re brimming with ideas and live for storytelling. You handle all kinds of projects, from analog to social media and from content marketing to PR and annual reports.
This is how we work together
Personally. Systematically. Quickly. And simply. Our freelancers can concentrate fully on the copy at hand, because we take care of the rest.
Joining the database
Save your profile in our system. Fill it out with work samples, references and certificates. We’re interested in learning about your experience in specific fields and industries. We save and sort all profiles in our freelancer database and will contact you when the opportunity arises.
All incoming projects from our clients are carefully checked. If a project fits your profile, we'll offer you the job via email. We'll also indicate the deadline and the fee. By logging in with your password, you can accept the job directly and immediately without lengthy correspondence – simple!
Working on jobs
Whether PC, Mac, Linux, laptop, iPhone or internet café – with your Supertext password you can log in using any of the standard browsers. Your jobs are always under your control. Every job includes a briefing with detailed information, source material and the document that needs to be worked on. You download the document and work on it using your CAT tool, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Reader or InDesign. Then you upload it again and the job is finished.
It’s the one thing that you don’t have to write yourself – your invoice. As a Supertext freelancer, you can save yourself time and hassle by simply clicking on our billing tool once a month. It automatically sends your invoice to Supertext. You can then download the PDF and keep it with your records. Or you can send us an invoice for each job completed. The choice is yours.
One contact person
Finally, you can do what you do best and focus wholeheartedly on the copy at hand. We'll take care of the nerve-racking communication with clients and squabbles over fees and deadlines for you.
Be your own boss
Does your capacity change week by week? No problem. You set the tempo. You can plan when you work and how much you work you take on. Enter your vacation days quickly and easily in the supersystem, and voilà!
How super is Supertext?
Pretty super. At least according to the 600 freelancers we asked.
Collaboration in general
Interaction with staff
By far my favorite client.
Supertext is by far my favorite client. Perfect, hassle-free online management of projects and invoicing, friendly and competent LMs and outstanding payment practices.
Super agency, super projects, super team!
Interesting projects, reasonable deadlines and friendly staff with a passion for languages are just some of the things that make Supertext one of my favorite translation agencies to work for.
Intuitively designed online portal.
One of the major advantages of Supertext is its online portal: I receive detailed job offers and upload my work there, and it also lets me update my availability, generate invoices and check my performance.
Varied work, friendly, uncomplicated.
Since 2011, I have been working regularly as a freelancer for Supertext. I appreciate the friendly, uncomplicated contact with the Superteam and the varied proofreading and editing work.
Interesting tasks and Italian humor.
I've been working with the Italian team for a couple of years and what makes me super happy about working with Supertext is the clear communication, interesting tasks, quick replies and Italian humor!
A great pleasure for many years.
It has been a great pleasure collaborating with Supertext for many years. The platform is easy to use, the variety of texts is huge, the invoice processing couldn’t be simpler. And all the LMs are nice and ready to help.
Isabelle Da Silva Ferreira
Super also in the long term
Supertext wins the BELA 2022 award for “Best Language Service Provider for Employee Retention”.
We make reading a pleasure. Do you?
Do you want to free the world from bad copy? Then Supertext is the place for you. Read on to find out how to become a freelancer – and why it’s a super idea.