Invite Freelancers and Agencies to Submit Proposals

After you post a job, you can wait for freelancers and agencies to find your post and submit a proposal or you can actively search and invite freelancers and agencies to your job.

To invite a freelancer or agency to your job

    1. Type a query into Search
    2. Browse and view matching freelancers and agencies
      1. You can adjust filters to fine-tune search results
      2. Click to view a profile or select Invite to Job to send an invitation
      3. Write a brief message and select a relevant job post
      4. Click Send Invitation

You check your invitations by going to the Jobs Home page, selecting the (...) options menu next to your open job post, then selecting View Proposals.

  • Accepted invitations will appear under Review Proposals  Messaged
  • Decline invitations will appear under Review Proposals  Archived

To view unanswered invitations, open the Invite Freelancers tab.

* Clients on an Upwork Basic account are limited to 3 invites per job post. If you’d like to invite additional freelancers and agencies to your job, consider upgrading to an Upwork Plus account.

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