Hi there. We’re so happy that you’re interested in The Hoxby Collective — and excited to see if we’d make a great team!

A few simple things to keep in mind:

- This form will not save your answers, which means you’ll need to set aside enough time to complete this in one go. So pull up a chair, grab a snack and get comfy.
- In order to process each of your answers, you must press “enter” on your keyboard or click the orange button at the end of each question.

We’re currently experiencing a high volume of applications, which means we may need some time to assess your answers. While you’re waiting for our response, follow us on social media to learn more about the #workstyle movement that’s changing the way we all work.

Thanks for your patience!
Applying to become an Associate at The Hoxby Collective

Our #workstyle movement helps us do what we love at our absolute best. Tell us — what work do you enjoy? What’s your expertise? Knowing this information will help us better understand your #workstyle, the type of work you might be able to bring to the community and how we can best collaborate.

What is your first name? *

What is your surname? *



We care about your individual skills, passions and circumstances and if you are accepted to be an Associate we will take all three of these into account when working with you, so we’re going to ask you a bit about each of them here.

Please tell us a little more about your talents and your working history. In which of the below disciplines do you work in?

Please upload an up-to-date version of your CV here:

If you have a website or online portfolio please provide the link to it here:

Please provide us with a link to your LinkedIn profile: *

This can be found under your picture on your profile page
In no more than 150 words, tell us about the most effective piece of work you have ever done. Please ensure that you tell us what the piece of work was, what your role was, and what the tangible impact or outcome was. *

Your example of your most effective work can be in any discipline, we welcome applications from all functions.
At the heart of every great project is a Project Manager, integral in holding the many parts together and ensuring smooth communications with our clients. Is being a Hoxby Project Lead something you feel you have the skills for and would be interested in?


Our community is exactly that — a community. That means we’re looking for Associates who can jump right in and get familiar with our talented network of freelancers, as well as the platforms we use to deliver high quality work. To help us better understand your connection to our movement, please be as specific as possible in telling us what you are most passionate about.

What are the elements of your job that you love? *

What is your career goal? *


The Hoxby Collective lives and breathes by the #workstyle movement. We believe the working world should be a meritocracy, where everyone is free to work in their own way and evaluated based on their output. We're looking for Associates who will be active members of this movement by helping with new business development and engaging in our thriving virtual community.

In no more than 150 words, why do you think you would make a great Hoxby? *

Please let us know what you would bring to the community and any ways in which you currently support the workstyle movement.
Why does our cause particularly resonate with you? If you were accepted as an Associate at The Hoxby Collective what would you do to help promote the workstyle movement within your own networks? *

The Hoxby Collective exists in order to promote the workstyle movement; we believe the working world should be a meritocracy, where everyone is free to work in their own way, and evaluated based on their output - wherever, however and whenever they choose to deliver it.
We’re a business and collective that’s run and built up by freelancers across the globe. How will you use your skills to drive our community forward? *

What is your current day rate? Please state this figure in GBP. *

Do you agree to sign up to Hoxby's umbrealla contract, NDA and provide Proof of Insurance documentation if accepted into the collective?

As part of the application process we speak to all prospective Associates, and like to video conference wherever possible in order to meet everyone ‘face to face’ - please provide us with the following information so we can get in touch:

Please give us your location and time zone so we can plan the best time to call you: *

For example: London GMT +1 or Sydney GMT +10
How did you hear about The Hoxby Collective? *

Many thanks for applying to become a Hoxby. 

We are delighted that you have expressed an interest in joining the Collective. We endeavour to get back to applicants within 7 days so keep an eye on your mailbox. 

Many thanks,
The Hoxbies