A better way to hire and pay contractors

Manage your contractors, automate admin, mitigate compliance risks and ensure swift payments in more than 200 countries. Sign up for a risk-free 30-day trial.

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Global companies grow with Remote

Contractor Management trusted by global teams

Best in Class Spring 2024G2: Best results, Mid Market: Summer 2024G2: Best results, Fast Implementation: Summer 2024
  • Powerful automation tools on a centralised platform

    Spend less time managing invoices and making payments so you can spend more time building your business and less time on contractor management outsourcing.

  • Maximise value while minimising costs

    Easily manage contractors everywhere at a flat-rate price on a contractor management system that automatically detects which contractors are active to keep your bill low.

  • Protect against misclassification risk while you scale

    Protect your company from contractor compliance risk with built-in misclassification and tax tools.

Remote Contractor Management in action

 Scale and manage your global contractor workforce with ease.

Integrations make Remote even better

We play well with others. Connect Remote to some of the world’s top names in HR and see how good life can be when all your tools work together.

Always fair pricing

We don’t like hidden fees and third-party add-ons. So we don’t charge any. Our contractor management software automatically keeps your bill as low as possible every month setting us apart from other contractor management outsourcing options.

Contractor Management

Compliantly onboard and pay contractors


per contractor/month

Top features

  • Only pay for contractors you actively work with

  • Work with contractors in 200+ countries

  • Create, edit, and sign tailored, localised contracts

  • Approve contractor invoices with one click or auto-pay

  • Transparent payments with complete visibility

Expert insights, just one click away

Frequently asked questions

You can get started with Remote Contractor Management for free! Enjoy a 30-day trial to onboard and manage contractors without any charges.

After the trial, if your contractors engage in billable activities like invoicing, contract signing, or receiving payment for pending invoices, the cost is $29 per contractor per month. Credit card payments carry a 3.5% service fee, but rest assured, no hidden fees or surprises. Find out more about Remote Contractor Management and our Fair Price Guarantee on our blog.

Your free-trial is activated immediately after you add a contractor.  What payment methods are available? Businesses can pay contractor invoice by wire transfer, ACH, SEPA, and card. Contractors receive payments directly to their nominated bank account via Stripe Connect. 

Businesses can pay contractor invoice by wire transfer, ACH, SEPA, and card. Contractors receive payments directly to their nominated bank account via Stripe Connect. 

Same-currency contractor payments are free to receive. Contractors may be charged 1-2% of their payment for currency conversions by our payment partner. There are no other fees to receive payments as a contractor through Remote, and we don't add any other service or handling fees.

Yes, you can. You can also opt to use our contract templates and guides to ensure maximum compliance with local labour laws.

While Remote cannot provide legal advice, we offer localised contractor agreements and a robust statement of work to assist you and your contractors in working compliantly, adhering to local labour laws and regulations. Remote also provides an added layer of protection against misclassification risk through Contractor Management Plus. This add-on not only ensures contractor compliance, but also provides indemnity coverage in case of misclassification. Learn more about Contractor Management Plus.

Working with an independent contractor management services provider like Remote will allow you to eliminate repetitive admin, minimise the chance of human error, and focus on the most important parts of your strategy.

Managing payroll for contractors is an important feature you should expect from service providers, but it’s one of many features to seek out. Legally compliant contract templates, facilitation of international payments, and withholding and paying taxes in multiple countries are equally as important.

It sounds like a lot — and it is — but working with a trusted service provider like Remote alleviates complexity and minimises risk. You get back so much time to focus on your own business instead of becoming an expert on labour regulations and tax laws in multiple countries.

Not all solutions are the same so it’s worth learning about the most useful elements of independent contract management and payroll services. Contracts tailored to local labour laws – and making faster, easier global payments – are only the starting point.

Help and advice from experts keep you nimble in making critical operating decisions. You can use Remote’s guidance to understand the nuances of onboarding contractors in more than 170 countries and get access to on-demand visa and immigration support.

Making contractor payments can drain your team’s resources, especially when you’re paying international contractors. Each new contract increases your workload. Staying compliant with relevant international legislation is almost impossible for any team focused on fast growth.

Paying independent contractors requires an accurate and scalable system before onboarding your first candidate. That includes keeping contracts compliant with labour and taxation laws in every country where your contractors operate. For example, in the United States, you must also collect and automatically generate appropriate tax forms for your contractors.

If you hire contractors in multiple countries, you need an easy way to pay invoices, in multiple currencies, without incurring hefty bank fees or conversion costs. Automating payments will future-proof your process, especially if you’re in a growth mode and bringing people on quickly. Automation also adds time-saving efficiencies when managing invoices with different payment terms.

We're happy to have you! Whether you are an existing Remote customer or new to our platform, you can always onboard, offboard, and manage independent contractors around the world with ease. Remote makes it simple to pay your contractors in their preferred currencies; manage invoices; automate payments; and keep track of important documentation. You only pay for active contractors on Remote, so if you stop working with a specific contractor for a few months, you don't need to do anything to save money. Remote automatically detects whether your contractors are active and only charges you when you actually use our services. For more information, see the Remote Fair Price Guarantee.

Manage all your contractors in one place

Onboarding and managing international contractors is easy with Remote. Save time on admin work with compliant local contracts and automated invoicing and payments.

Self-service onboarding

Enable contractors to add their own details and verify their identity.

No more juggling multiple tools

Manage contractor status, contracts, time off, invoices, payments, tax forms and more.

Sweet benefits for contractors

With Remote, your contractors can get access to exclusive health benefits and perks at discounted rates.

Easy reporting and tax filing

Simplify accounting with invoice payment reports, and we’ll help you pre-fill tax form 1099-NEC.

Take the tour

See just how easy it is to hire, onboard, and pay contractors around the world.

Protect against risk with localised contracts

No need to hire expensive international employment lawyers to create compliant localised contracts. Our in-house legal experts have you covered.

Create, edit, sign fully compliant contracts

Accelerate contractor onboarding by using our contract templates or upload your own. Remote’s contracts are vetted by legal experts and guaranteed to be fully compliant with local tax and employment laws.

Manage contract signing responsibilities

Assign signatories for your contractors’ agreements, so you can oversee contract terms, coordinate contract signing and stay up-to-date on contract records together as a team.

Bilingual contracts keep everyone on the same page

No matter where your contractor is based, stay compliant by creating bilingual contract agreements and meeting regional regulations.

All your contracts, one location

View, store and manage contracts in one place. Get centralised visibility and control over draft contracts, contracts pending signature, and signed contracts.

Hire and pay contractors anywhere

  • 180+

    Countries supported

  • 70+

    Currencies supported

  • 99%

    Invoices paid out in 3 business days

Keep misclassification risk in check

Use our free employee misclassification risk calculator to understand your risk level – and what you can do to fix it.

Pay your contractors quickly and compliantly

Manage your finances and keep tabs on payments. You’ll save time, while your contractors get paid in minutes, not days.

Complete payment visibility

See exactly where each invoice payment is in our network, the expected payment date, and any applicable fees. 

Schedule contractor invoices

Generate compliant invoices on behalf of the contractor and auto pay them on a weekly, monthly or bi-monthly frequency.

One click invoice approvals

Enable smart invoice approvals and set it up individually or in bulk, eliminating manual approval hassles.

Automatic invoice payments

Set up automatic payments for your contractors and keep track of payment status in real time.

Quick and easy payment insights

Get detailed data on invoices including contractor rate, currency, time off information, payout date and more. Download as a CSV for easy auditing.

The all-in-one solution for managing global contractors

  • Fair pricing

  • Compliant contracts

  • Credit card payments

  • IP rights protected

  • Track time off

  • Pay multiple invoices with one click

  • Onboard contractors in bulk

  • Invoice and pay in bulk

  • Zero exchange fees

  • Single payment for multiple invoices

  • ACH/direct debit payments

  • Recurring invoices and automated payments

  • Work with business entities

  • Work with individual contractors

Start your free trial, upgrade later

Free trial for 30 days. $29 per contractor later. Only pay for contractors you’re working with actively. 24/7 customer support.

Contractor Management

Compliantly onboard and pay contractors


per contractor/month

  • Only pay for contractors you actively work with

  • Work with contractors in 200+ countries

  • Create, edit, and sign tailored, localised contracts

  • Approve contractor invoices with one click or auto-pay

  • Transparent payments with complete visibility

  • Our Fair Price Guarantee means you only pay for the contractors you're actually working with every month saving you time and money.

  • Hire contractors anywhere in the world, quickly and compliantly.

  • Our contracts ensure you are compliantly hiring your contractor in line with local labour laws.

  • One payment request for all your contractors so you can review, approve, and send payments in seconds.

  • Our payment process is fully transparent, so you can track everything from pay in to pay out.

Don’t take our word for it

Here’s what our customers say

  • Remote’s Contractor Management Platform enables us to scale the business with maximum flexibility while staying compliant. It’s a win-win.
  • “Remote gives us full control over how we manage our contractors. The small fee each month is nothing compared to the peace of mind we get from knowing that we’re paying people correctly, compliantly, and efficiently.”
  • “Remote’s Contractor Management platform makes it super easy to pay in multiple currencies with the click of a button and arrange everything in one place. Everything is compliant and we can onboard quickly to respond to spikes in demand.”