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  1. Create an Employer Account
  2. Explore freelancers and services to Hire directly or
  3. Post a project with your description, needs, budget, experience level, timeline, milestone and project type.
  4. Receive proposals from freelancers
  5. Review freelancers, chat, ask questions and interview for their experiences.
  6. Hire the freelancer of your choice.
  7. Pay for the service or project. We hold the payment in our secured Escrow.
  8. Freelancer completes job and submit to you.
  9. Review the work, ask for amendments/corrections based on what you agreed.
  10. When the job is done to what was agreed, approve payment for freelancer and leave a review for them.
  11. On your approval, we release fund to freelancer’s account.
  12. Rehire same freelancer or others for other jobs (recurring or onetime jobs) and build relationship on Hire9ja.
  13. Hire more to enjoy discounts from Us.



  1. Create a freelancer account
  2. Setup your freelancer account with a profile picture, experience, skills, bank account, BVN, NIN and Phone number.
  3. Showcase your educational qualifications and sample projects you have completed in the past to attract more sales.
  4. Post your Services and set your own amount for Sale
  5.   After completing profile, verify your account on
  6. Explore Jobs available on Hire9ja
  7. Submit proposal with your own service cost to get hired for jobs, chat with employer and commence work.
  8. Complete a project or service within the agreed time to earn money.
  9. On project or service completion and approval by the employer, we release fund to your wallet on Hire9ja account dashboard.
  10. Get good reviews from employer to help others buy more of your service(s).
  11. Request withdrawal from Hire9ja wallet.
  12. Get paid to your local account available on your account.
  13. Get more positive reviews for jobs completed to reach promotion levels on Hire9ja.