How It Works

(1) Post Project

Use our quick and easy form to describe the project you’ve got in mind. The more detail you can provide, the more relevant freelancers you’ll attract.

Our intelligent system does the hard work — matching and contacting the best freelancers for your project. Each freelancer then responds with their own tailored bid.

Review bids, pick your freelancer and pay a deposit to start the project. Once your project has been completed — and you are totally satisfied — pay the freelancer through our protected payments system.

Post Project

(2) Review Bids

The project manager collates all your received bids in a single place for you to compare and review.

Accept the bid that best suits your project and begin collaborating instantly by paying a deposit. Chukolo protects your money (in milestone system) until you tell us you’re satisfied and ready to release funds.

Review bids

(3) Manage Project

Our project manager bring together everything needed to produce great work: messages, attachments, feedback, payment and a lot more — all in one place.

Receive real-time notifications, track freelancer progress and revisit your chat history. Managing a freelancer has never been easier.

Project manager

(4) Pay with a click

At the end of a project and only once you’re totally happy with the work done, pay freelancers with ease straight from your project manager. Click "Release Payment" and funds are released to your freelancer. Top-up your Chukolo account and make future payments even easier.

Your Chukolo account keeps your money safe (Milestone System) until you release it to your freelancer. If ever you’re not happy to release funds to a freelancer, every Chukolo account have access to our customer support team and a Dispute resolution tool that will help resolve any dispute — Guaranteeing Value Exchange, no matter what happens.

Release payment

(5) Rate Your freelancer

We take the quality of our freelancers very seriously. That’s why leaving your feedback after a project is so important to us.

Reward your freelancer for their hard work — give them a rating out of 100%, write an in-depth review and share your experience with future clients. Your feedback makes a huge difference to the community.

Rate freelancer

(1) Register as a Freelancer

Complete an online application to join Chukolo freelancer community. Every application is reviewed and approved by our moderation team, ensuring only the best freelancers are matched to client projects.

Once approved,

you’ll gain access to a stream of projects across Nigeria. Now you’re ready to provide your services to the whole Nigerians regardless of your location. -Welcome to the future of work!

Provision account

(2) Build A Great Profile

You need to standout form the word go!

One of the best way to do that is through your Profile. Clients browse your profile when deciding who to work with on a project, so it’s essential that you present yourself in the best way possible.

Personalise your profile by sharing your career experience, define your skills and tell your own story. Show examples of your work in your portfolio, be descriptive and keep your profile up-to-date.

Update profile

(3) Find a Perfect Project

We understand that going through series of projects not relevant to your skill set can be really frustrating, that is why the system is designed to present you the most suitable projects based on your profile and abilities.

Find projects that match your skill and ability then submit a compelling bid to win the project.

Project Listing

(4) Bid in Style

When a project takes your eye, complete a bid and respond to the client. Set realistic budgets and achievable milestones. It’s that easy!

You’re protected from the moment your bid is selected as clients pay a deposit into our Milestone System, which is held safe until you complete the project. -Put your best foot forward, you are not the only one interested in the project!

Bid project

(5) Collaborate

Easily communicate on chukolo via chat, share files, track project milestones and make corrections when necessary all at once.


(6) Provide quality experiences

Chukolo is a professional platform and clients expect professional experiences.

Your client reviews you at the end of every project on the quality of their experience. Freelancers who are consistently rated highly benefit from higher rankings, increased visibility and greater success on the platform.

Rate buyer