Search for talent instantly.
Once you sign up, you can browse our large database of quality freelancers and agencies via Instant Match search. Just select the skills you’re looking for, such as elearning developer or graphic designer. Instantly see search results for talent that matches your needs.
Shortlist with confidence.
Browse supplier profiles. Check their portfolios. And if you need some help with shortlisting and selection, we’re here to help.
Share a project brief – it’s free.
Share your Project Brief with shortlisted suppliers. Specify what your project is, what you need, upload supporting files, set a budget for the project (day rates or fixed costs) and timelines.
Communicate and get great work done — easily.
Quick and easy communication is essential to a project. Connect with suppliers via integrated chat to ask questions, address queries, request quotes and more so you can make your decision with confidence. Generate a Statement of Work for your project outlining what has been agreed – tasks, costs and timelines. The platform pulls most of this information from your project brief so you can just edit as required.
Invoicing just got easier.
Payment shouldn’t be painful. Jam Pan contracts with your chosen supplier. We invoice you based on the costings and invoicing schedule in the Statement of Work. Then we pay the supplier after deducting our Jam Pan fee.
Create a profile – it’s free.
Sign up to Jam Pan and start populating your supplier profile from within your supplier dashboard. Select your skills, add a day rate indicator and add portfolio projects to your portfolio. You should have at least one portfolio project for each skill associated with your profile.
Get matched and communicate.
Clients use instant match search to find the suppliers with the skills they are looking for. If you match the skills they need, your profile and portfolio will be in their search results. They can share a project brief if they think you could be the right person for their project. Once a client shares their project brief, you can communicate with them via integrated chat to ask questions, address queries, provide quotes and more.
Get work done - easily.
Once you reach an agreement about a project, you can generate a Statement of Work for the project outlining what has been agreed – tasks, costs and timelines - which both parties agree to. The platform pulls most of this information from your project brief so you can just edit as required. Although, you work directly with the client on the project, Jam Pan is here to support if you or the client need it at any point.
Payment just got simpler.
Payment shouldn’t be painful. Jam Pan contracts with you as a supplier. No time and hassle getting onto client procurement lists and dealing with multiple client invoicing systems. We invoice the client based on the costings and invoicing schedule in the Statement of Work. You get paid by Jam Pan, minus the Jam Pan fee.
What is the fee for using Jam Pan?
Our Jam Pan Match service doesn’t cost you anything. Using the Jam Pan platform to find the right talent and working with them to achieve your digital learning project goals is free. You agree costs with your supplier and we invoice you for that amount. We will then deduct our Jam Pan fee from the supplier when we make payment to them.
We do offer our Jam Pan Enterprise service for clients who have larger-scale projects or strategies. Find out more about Jam Pan Enterprise.
How does payments work?
You can choose a fixed cost for a project or a day rate which is submitted monthly. You agree the costs with the supplier you choose for the project and outline them in the Statement of Work to which both parties agree. We will invoice you in line with the invoicing milestones laid out in the Statement of Work for the project. We then pay the supplier minus our fee. We only release funds when you approve the work, so you’re always in control.
All payments go through our secure system via invoice.
What’s the contractor/employment status of talent on Jam Pan?
Freelancers and agencies contract directly with us. You contract with Jam Pan to be a supplier to you. By using the site, both you and your chosen supplier(s) accept the terms of our contract. Contact us with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org
What is the fee for using Jam Pan?
The Jam Pan fee is 18% of the cost you agree with the client. But this is only for actual projects work. There is no fee for creating an account and setting up your profile.
You agree the costs with the client and outline them in the Statement of Work to which both parties agree. We invoice the client as per the invoicing milestones in the Statement of Work for the project. We pay you minus the Jam Pan fee.
So if your day rate is £200 + VAT (if applicable) , you’ll get paid £164 + VAT (if applicable) by us.
What can I do to maximise my chances of being selected?
Your profile and portfolio is how clients will find and select you. So a complete and up to dat profile is essential.
Here are some tips for a great profile:
- Make sure you have day rate indicators for each of your skills (you won’t show in search results for that skill otherwise)
- Add portfolio projects to your portfolio to showcase your skills and talent. Each of your skills should be demonstrated in your portfolio.
- Keep your profile up to date: add new skills, update your portfolio, keep contact information accurate
Need help creating a great profile? Contact us at email@example.com
What’s the contractor/employment status of suppliers on Jam Pan?
The Client contracts with us, we contract with you as a freelancer or agency. By using the site, you accept the terms of our contract.
Note: You are prohibited by these terms from direct client or supplier engagement or any circumvention of Jam Pan for 24 months from initial contracting via Jam Pan.
Contact us with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org