Working as a self-employed person


Why Actief Werkt! is the right choice for you as a self-employed person

Independent entrepreneurship, but less risks and administration.

Working in technology as a self-employed person is wonderful. You can choose which work you take on, you have many different clients and you determine your own rate. No matter how annoying it is to do your administration and acquire new orders yourself, you obviously don't want to give up that independence. And you don't have to if you get started via Actief Werkt! : you can fully focus on your craft and don't have to worry about peripheral matters - no matter how important.

Actief Werkt! as mediator

We work together with large organizations such as Stork, Verwater, SPIE and TBI. Companies with many interesting assignments, where it is not easy for a self-employed person to enter as a subcontractor. Unless Actief Werkt! mediates for you: we have framework agreements with the largest technical players in Nederland , so we regularly receive great work. Are you taking on an assignment? Then you work directly for the client, we will not interfere with that. We work according to a mediation model . For you this means: complete independence. You work directly with your client and determine your own rate – you are self-employed for a reason!


Key benefits of Actief Werkt!

  • Paid out quickly
    Client agrees with your time sheet? We will then pay your money within two weeks.
  • Complete independence
    From your rate to the assignments you accept: you decide everything yourself.
  • Less administration
    Our handy tools and solutions save you a lot of administration. 
  • Clear and expert advice
    Self-employed people also sometimes need help or advice. Don't worry, we are here for you! 
  • Personal mediation
    You always have direct and personal contact with the same contact person.


Safe harbor for your company:

on financial…

Inflation, the licensing system and disappointing results: there is a lot of uncertainty in the market for various reasons. Organizations are having a hard time, and some are even at risk of collapse. This is also a risk for self-employed people. Because what if your client suddenly can no longer pay your invoice?

You are safe at Actief Werkt! , even now. Not only because we are a financially healthy organization, which employs 6,000 people every day. But also because we only do business with healthy and creditworthy clients. Moreover, we make good and clear payment agreements with them. This way you can be sure that your hard work will pay off.

…and in the legal field

There has also been a lot of unrest in politics lately surrounding self-employed entrepreneurs. New laws follow each other at a rapid pace, and you just have to stay informed about everything. Actief Werkt! is certified as a self-employed mediator by the Dutch Association for Mediation and Employment Organizations (NBBU). We are also affiliated with national sounding board groups for the position of self-employed people.

Big words, but in practice this means: we take self-employment very seriously and are committed to helping you. That is why we keep you informed of the most important developments, give you useful advice and try to influence legislation in your favor where possible.


Clear costs

If you join Actief Werkt! , you will never have to deal with shady margins and hidden costs. We only pay administration costs: € 25 per year. Nothing more, nothing less. For that amount we will put you in touch with our clients and you can find great work. What clients pay us for your assignment is always clearly stated in the model agreement – ​​we are also transparent about this. And the fee of Actief Werkt! is never at the expense of your rate: you determine your price yourself!


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We have many projects and beautiful work on offer. Check here to see if there is a project for you!


Interesting especially for self-employed people!

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