Citation Expert (DE)

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German Citation Expert (DE)

Help students graduate by making their citations perfect!

Part-time · Remote

Help students graduate!

As a Citation Expert, you can make a difference by helping students improve their academic papers by checking their citations. You will check and improve bibliographies and in-text citations in university papers and ultimately:

  • Enhance the academic quality of term papers, essays, and theses.
  • Coach students to improve their citation skills.
  • Make a difference by providing the extra help for students to finish their Bachelor's, Master's or PhD program! 

How does it work?

1. Get trained by Scribbr

  • You will learn about your future tasks and the steps involved in a Citation Assignment.
  • You will get hands-on experience working with different citation styles.
  • You will be introduced to our work-management platforms and will have access to professional guidelines.

2. Receive and complete an assignment

  • You will be notified once there is a check available and can start correcting right away.
  • You can edit the citation in Microsoft Word on your computer or laptop from wherever in the world.

3. Take advantage of training and tap into a network of experienced specialists 

  • You will receive regular feedback from the extended Scribbr team.
  • You will receive guidance, tips, and tools to help you edit more efficiently and effectively!
  • Join a Slack community and exchange tips and ask all questions you might have.

4. Get paid! 

  • You will be paid twice per month. We take care of the entire invoicing process for you! 
  • Need tax-related help? Feel free to ask us for advice.

Who are we looking for? 

  • A German speaking university student
  • Excellent English skills
  • Basic PC and Microsoft Word knowledge
  • Experience with different citation styles (such as Harvard and APA)
  • Detail-oriented
  • Flexible
  • Reliable, reachable, and easy to communicate with
  • You are available 10 hours a week

Benefits for our Citation Experts

  • Flexibility: Enjoy the freedom to design your own work schedule.
  • Remote work: You can work from the comfort of your own home any place in the world.
  • Compensation: You will be paid for every source you proofread.
  • Community: Exchange ideas and discuss issues with other Citation Experts via our exclusive Slack community.
  • Technical support: Receive assistance from our support team (whether you have a question about Word or simply need a sympathetic ear).

Who will you be working with?

We are ambitious, international and enthusiastic. We work together to ensure that students are fully satisfied with our services and that Scribbr keeps on growing exponentially.

As a Freelance Citation Expert you will have contact with our Citation Assignment Manager and our Customer Support.


Community Operations Assistant 
Citation Manager


Dutch Customer Support


German Customer Support

What have we achieved so far?

  1. We've helped more than 65,000 students worldwide
  2. We work with more than 400 academic editors
  3. We're the market leader in the Netherlands, Germany, Belgium and France
  4. Our website is available in 11 languages
  5. We work from the most beautiful tech space in Amsterdam
  6. We've been named one of the fastest-growing companies in the Netherlands
  7. We've earned a Trustpilot score of 9.8 😍

We work hard and play hard at Scribbr HQ