Appen independent Agents enjoy competitive pay, have no set work hours or schedules and enjoy the benefits of running their own home-based business.
As an Appen independent agent you will have the flexibility to schedule your own hours to fit your lifestyle and to work around your career and family demands. You are given complete freedom to choose when and how much you would like to work. Never again will you have to rearrange your personal activities to fit a rigid work schedule. For any given day, you are free to work more or less time. You are in control.
All Appen independent agents enjoy competitive pay as independent contractors. And there are never any complicated payment schemes or calculations to deal with.
Appen independent agents conduct in depth internet-based research and provide information evaluation for leading companies from around the globe. Ideal candidates are self-reliant, self-motivated, are very internet savvy, have a broad range of interests and enjoy online research and evaluation.
Successful Appen independent agents are smart, inquisitive and dig online research.
Appen has made a core promise to our customers to work with only the very best home-based independent agents. Each Appen independent agent is an integral part of our shared success and we are very serious about keeping our promise. Appen independent agents conduct in depth internet-based research and provide information evaluation for leading companies from around the globe. Check out the basic equipment and skills required to become an Appen independent agent.
- You must be at least 18 years of age to become an Appen agent.
- High speed internet access (Cable Modem, DSL, etc.)
- A personal computer running Google’s free Chrome web browser, version 45
- Up to date anti-virus and anti-spyware software
Basic Skill Requirements
- Excellent web research skills and analytical abilities
- Excellent comprehension and written communication skills
- Many Appen independent agent assignments require fluency in a language other than English. For these assignments, independent agents will be required to pass a language assessment exam.
Do I need to purchase special software to become an Appen independent agent?
You will want to have up to date anti-virus software on your personal computer. Any commercial anti-virus software package will do fine. As well, there are several high-quality widely available software packages that you can use for free.
Do I need a fancy headset or a separate phone line to become an Appen independent agent?
Nope. This is not a call center support position and you will never be required to make or receive telephone calls as part of your duties.