About BRIDGR

What is BRIDGR for a manufacturer?

We help simplify your life by identifying your operational challenges and bridge you with the right experts to overcome these challenges. We help you realize your business objectives with flexibility and at lower cost. We are here to support you!

What do we do for manufacturers?

We help you uncover your real operational challenges by performing a complete diagnostic if needed. Then, we connect you with experts providing you with proficient assistance, suitable solutions, allowing you not only to smoothly improve your company’s performances, but also to straightforwardly achieve your desired business goals. Otherwise, we can also match you with convenient technology providers that suit your needs.

What is BRIDGR for the experts?

We help you find and collaborate with small and medium-sized manufacturing companies to solve their operational challenges. Our goal is to offer you missions in line with your skills and personality, in order to extend your knowledge to a manufacturing company that needs you.

What do we do for the experts?

We help you find suitable contracts with manufacturing companies under a simple and convenient system in which you can be assured that you will get paid easily and on time.

Do we work only with manufacturers?

Currently, we focus on manufacturing companies. Nevertheless, if you have a problem that you would like to run by us and you’re not a manufacturer, send us an email at hello@bridgr.co, we’ll see what we can do!

What is an expert for BRIDGR?

A BRIDGR expert is a seasoned consultant, willing to work on manufacturing projects according to her/his availabilities and interests, pitching in with his/her knowledge. The expert can be an independent worker, a full time worker or part time employee looking for some side work.

Manufacturers

Which projects can be submitted to BRIDGR?

BRIDGR covers all your operational problems! We can help you regarding :

  • Component manufacturing
  • Contract Manufacturing
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Engineering Services
  • Exportation & International Trades
  • Factory Diagnosis & Analytics
  • HR & SHW (Security and Health at the Workplace)
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Lean manufacturing
  • Logistics and transportation
  • Product data & lifecycle management
  • Research & Development
  • Sales, marketing & communication
  • Supply Chain Management

And much more ! Let’s get in touch for more information.

How do I submit my project?

Just follow the link bellow and answer some questions about yourself and  your company. It is fast and easy!

Get in touch

What are the requirements for submitting a project?

There are no requirements! Just fill in the form and we will get back to you.

Why should I trust the expert?

We make sure that the experts we ‘’bridge’’ you with are the most suitable to help you with your manufacturing challenges! Each expert is recruited after a thorough selection process. Our Expert have an average of 5 to 7 years of experience with a minimum of 2 years of experience! To put the cherry on top, we have instaured a rating system in which you can have reliable feedback from previous projects.

To ensure greater expertise, BRIDGR has diversified the experts’ profiles by expanding the professional fields as well as their geolocation.

How does BRIDGR choose an expert for me?

Once you submit you application, your challenges are analyzed by BRIDGR. If needed, we can do a diagnosis to better understand the issues you are trying to resolve. Then we propose, from our list of experts, the ones that would be most suitable for your needs and business practices. At that time, you can choose the one who fits you best and that’s where the fun begins! Now you just have to get ready to begin your new project!

What happens after I get an expert assigned?

After you get an expert assigned, you agree on the mission’s details and payment process and begin to work on the project via our platform. This is when the magic happens!

Experts

How can I become an expert in BRIDGR?

Send us your application through BRIDGR’s web page!

Be an Expert

What type of experience do I need to qualify to be an expert?

Right now we are looking for people with experience in:

Business Strategy & Management: From innovation, IT strategy to governance, help companies reach an efficient business management model.

Customer Engagement: From sales and marketing to distribution, help companies engage and attract their customers to increase their sales.

Product Development & Innovation: Product lifecycle management to lean engineering, help companies manage and develop their products.

Supply Chain & Operations: From supply chain transformation to Logistics and distribution strategy, help companies improve their performance.

How do the meetings with the manufacturer work?

We supply a collaboration platform through which you can complete the whole process in an organized and controlled environment. It is very easy and convenient.

Under which criteria do I get a manufacturer assigned?

We assess your professional background and compatibility in business practices. In addition we take into consideration the company’s budget and location to find the perfect fit.

How much time does a project require?

It depends! As you may know, every project is different and our service is designed to be completely customized to your needs.

How do I get paid?

Once payment terms and conditions are set by you and the company, BRIDGR handles financial transactions. The process is done online, in a simple and fast way, thanks to our project management platform. In Bridgr, we make sure that the compensation process runs smoothly.

What about my taxes?

As an independent contractor, you are responsible for your own tax movements.

Being an expert at BRIDGR, does it mean I am your employee?

No. BRIDGR is not a consulting firm but a platform that helps you find and collaborate with manufacturing companies. You remain an independent contractor.

I have a 9 to 5 job, can I be an expert at BRIDGR too?

Yes, you can! If you’re a full-time employee looking for some side work, BRIDGR is for you too! We offer all types of projects and you can choose to answer to manufacturer’s questions from time to time. You can work remotely, from home. Just make sure your employer allows you to work independently, outside your working hours.

Payment

How can I know the estimated cost for a project ?

Once the match is done, the price is discussed among both parts and accepted. Whether you are an expert or a manufacturer, the BRIDGR team is here to help you!

How is the payment done?

You could choose between monthly payments plans or milestone payments, where both are processed by BRIDGR and allocated to the expert.

How can I know that I am being charged fairly?

Our system has a time tracker; all the information regarding the transactions will be tracked and saved, ensuring a fair pricing.

How are the prices estimated?

It depends mostly on the project and on the expert. No matter what the deal is, it will be stated at the beginning of the project.

Is the price stated in advance?

Definitely! No matter what the service you are getting is, you will always know the price beforehand.

Guarantee

What happens if I am not satisfied with the result?

If you’re not satisfied you can reach out to the BRIDGR team and we will review the project with both parts (the manufacturer and the expert). We are here you in every step of the process!

What happens if I am not satisfied with the expert assigned to my project?

In BRIDGR, we believe in conflict resolution which means that we will always try to help ease the relationship between both parties. If the situation requires it, we can also change the expert, although conditions are specific to each project and situation.

Can I rate (grade) the service at the end of the project?

Yes! You can and we encourage you to do so!

What should I do if I want to complain about any aspect of the project that I am not satisfied with?

You have constant access to the BRIDGR team, just shoot us a message on the platform.

Can the expert be changed once the project started?

If there is any issue with your expert, let us know! We will take care of it based on each particular situation.