Writing Jobs, December 20, 2017

How’s your week going so far? I’m sure you’ve got a lot on your plate this week between wrapping up work projects andPen paper and coffee image writing jobs canada finishing your Christmas shopping, so let’s get right to today’s writing jobs list, shall we?

Remote Writing Jobs (Work from Home Writing Jobs)

MANUAL WRITER – Parkbridge – Work from home writing job: Essential Duties: Plan, develop, organize, write and edit operational procedures and manuals; Research, develop and refresh existing policies and procedures; Review and merge existing manual; Produce electronic documentation in addition to hard copy manuals; Maintain a comprehensive library of terminology and documentation; Analyze documents to maintain continuity of style of content; Manage updates and revisions to literature. Professional Experience/Qualifications: Proven experience working in a manual writing position ideally in Environmental Health & Safety; Excellent written and verbal communication skills; Proficiency in MS Office… Read more/apply

CONTENT WRITER – Awesome Motive – Remote writing jobs: As a Content Writer at Awesome Motive, you’re responsible for composing articles to educate, inform, and guide individuals on WPBeginner and IsItWP. Key Performance Indicators: The number of publishing deadlines met. Quality of work as graded by your supervisor. Competencies: REQUIRED: Minimum 2+ years experience as a Content Writer or similar role; REQUIRED: Mid to high-level understanding of WordPress; Excellent overall writing skills in a number of different styles/tones; Basic understanding of design fundamentals; Impeccable spelling and grammar; Great research, organizational, and learning skills; High comprehension of software like Microsoft Word and Google Docs; An understanding of formatting articles on the web; Familiarity with keyword placement and other SEO best practices… Read more/apply

FREELANCE CONTENT / SLIDESHOW CREATOR – Hive Media – Remote writing job: We are a fast-paced digital media company seeking talented Freelance Content Writers! Specifically, we’re calling all for pop culture fanatics, salacious secret connoisseurs, and entertainment extraordinaires. Whether you like writing about Kim K.’s latest family drama, Donald Trump’s most embarrassing tweet of the day, weirdly addicting vintage TV shows, really, really cute puppy stories, or ideally, all of the above, Hive Media covers your kind of content. If you’re intrigued AND you’re an experienced writer with an eye for images and headlines that will go viral, we want to talk to you. Please look at http://www.trend-chaser.com and confirm that this is the type of content you want to work on. To apply you MUST provide a minimum of two writing clips of published work from other websites. Please include links to these in your cover letter… Read more/apply

DIGITAL CONTENT WRITERS – Venture4th Media – Remote writing jobs: Have a passion for writing detailed informational-style and/or product reviews/comparisons? We are ALWAYS looking for more talented writers to bring onto our team. Applicants should have some writing experience, although extensive experience is not required. A few notes about this role: We have content needs in almost every vertical, but especially in consumer technology, health/fitness, and outdoors/survival niches; Please include a portfolio of recent work; A resume will be considered but is not required; Experience formatting / optimizing content for the WordPress CMS is a plus; Most writers start on a “project/contract basis”. Writers who demonstrate their ability will be given regular rate increases and more guaranteed projects per week… Read more/apply

ANIME CONTENT WRITER – Ranker – Remote /freelance writing jobs: Ranker.com, the leading platform for ranking just about everything, seeks talented writers who religiously keep up with anime and are ready to write lists about anime for our Facebook page Anime Underground. Here’s what you’ll need for us to trust you with tons of assignments: Clear, informative, and fun writing (this is a big deal! The less time we have to spend cleaning up your writing, the more assignments we’ll give you); A schedule (and writing pace) that allows you to turn in at least 5 and up to 10 lists a week; Deep interest and knowledge in both current and older anime. Please don’t apply if you haven’t watched a new anime series in the last 10 years, or even 5. It’s cool that you’ve seen Cowboy Bebop and DBZ but that doesn’t quite cut it… Read more/apply

FREELANCE BLOGGER / GHOST BYLINE WRITER – Remote / freelance writing job: The Opportunity: This is a remote freelance opportunity to produce blog posts or ghost-written bylines on topics related to cybersecurity for SecurityScorecard. We are looking for cybersecurity experts who like to write OR deadline-oriented writers who have familiarity in some facet of cybersecurity to produce 100% original content. Broad topics will be assigned to you, helpful research will be provided to you, and you will have the opportunity to define the approach of the article. Articles assigned range from 500-1000 words depending on where the article will be published. Requirements: Must be available to contribute at least 6 pieces of content in 2018; Must be a subject matter expert in some area of cybersecurity. (You could be an information security analyst, a CIO/CISO/CTO, a SOC 2 auditor, a PCI QSA, a white-hat hacker who likes to write on the side, a data privacy lawyer, a cybersecurity compliance expert, a network engineer, and so on. We’re open to any expertise within the field of cybersecurity at any level.)… Read more/apply

COPY EDITOR & WRITER – CONTRACTOR – EmailBroadcast.com – Remote writing jobs: Do you love what words can do? Are you a fellow card-carrying member of the Grammar Police? Can you share your enthusiasm with others in a constructive way? Awesomesauce. We want you on our kick-ass team. We’re looking for a copy editor who cannot only edit the em dash out of our copy, but can also teach the craft of storytelling and copywriting to our other writers. In addition to copyediting, you may be asked to (gasp) write copy of your own—for clients and/or for us. But before you get too excited, our requirements may rule you out. Here’s some requirements: You must be available between 10 am and 4 pm Pacific time M-TH. This is when we do business, meet with each other and clients, and get work done; To be clear, you’re a contractor in control of your own schedule, so if 3-5 am is your zone of genius, good on ya. But the rest of us expect to be able to regularly reach you and schedule meetings with you during our work hours, as needed… Read more/apply

Canadian Writing Jobs (On-site Writing Jobs in Canada)

SENIOR COPYEWRITER – Think Shift – Winnipeg, MB: We believe in building jobs around people, not people around jobs. We hope to hire someone to complement our existing team. If you think you can help elevate Think Shift’s offering then let’s connect. Interested in joining our award winning creative team? We’re looking for a senior copywriter to lead content creation and manage our team of writers. You are a natural storyteller who loves taking a client’s goals and vision and transforming them into content that creates value for their audiences. You can balance the expectations of clients with the needs of direct reports, offering input and direction to maintain a consistent and outstanding quality of work. In our eyes, the difference between a good copywriter and a great one is as follow: You can confidently develop the big idea for a client and understand what problem the client really needs to solve. It’s not just about creating good headlines – it’s about understanding how to position a brand in the market… Read more/apply

LEAD COPYWRITER – Hootsuite – Vancouver, BC: As a lead copywriter (guru track), you are a seasoned member of the content team with a wealth of experience writing for all facets of the organization, from eBooks to case studies to video scripts. Your copywriting skills are second-to-none, and you have a proven track record of creating new, inventive, and effective content across all channels. You’re an agent of creative excellence. You know what it takes to generate good ideas: time, repetition, research, stepping outside of your comfort zone, and then doing it all over again. You push others to reach that level of excellence, looking for opportunities to elevate others with hands-on experience. You prefer coaching to criticism but know how to deliver it with tact and diplomacy. And you don’t shy away from difficult conversations with reports or stakeholders when they’re needed. You have a solid foundation of industry experience, either for another technology company or working with digital agencies. You’ve got a degree in communications, English, creative writing, journalism, or equivalent… Read more/apply

INBOUND CONTENT WRITER – IMPACT Marketing International, Inc. – Vancouver, BC: With exceptional communication skills, and the ability to support IMPACT’s brand promise to WOW clients with relevant, creative solutions, we are looking for someone with extensive writing experience to join our collaborative team. The successful candidate must be fluent in both written and spoken English. Does this sound like you? A chameleon who can wear multiple hats and anyone’s shoes to tell the story from an insider’s perspective. Applying your complete and robust understanding of Inbound Marketing and how each content piece ties to the client goals, you adapt your writing accordingly. As a journalist, you go beyond pen to paper and are adept at loading lovely prose to various content platforms needing little guidance. Ideally, you can handle some of the basic “pretty-making” along the way. You can handle Constant Contact, HubSpot, WordPress and any other newfangled blog meteor that falls before us… Read more/apply

CONTENT WRITER & SEO SPECIALIST – Vestra Inet – Toronto, ON: Pays $17 an hour. We are currently seeking an individual to join our dynamic team as a Content Writer and SEO Specialist at the Concord location (close to Steeles & Keele near York U). The biggest part of the job includes writing and editing content for industrial and commercial clients, so prior writing experience in the field of science and technology is an asset. Multitasking, customer service experience, and computer skills are an asset. Note: This is a 6-months contract position with the opportunity to become a permanent one. Starts immediately… Read more/apply

BODYBUILDING/ATHLETICS NUTRITION WRITER – XP Labs – Toronto, ON: Duties include: Write and develop articles focused on athletic health, sports nutrition, and exercise. Promote various product lines through writing; flexibility and creativity is necessary to present each one in a unique fashion. Produce blog posts, advertisements, video scripts, and other media. Research ingredients, techniques, scholarly articles, and medical journals for a better understanding of current clinical studies and athletic science breakthroughs. Work with a small team to improve strategies for article presentation. Help push the development of our internet presence through writing by keeping up with current relevant web publishing strategies. Attend meetings to discuss projects in-person and outline our goals and expectations. Complete rush projects as they occur… Read more/apply

DIGITAL CONTENT CREATOR – Media Officials – Toronto, ON: A digital content creator will be adept at creating engaging visual content for Media Officials platforms. This will include viral video content to infographics. You will also involve some written content. Produce written, social and video content for the Media Officials platform; Film, edit, write and create graphics for Media Officials platform; Pitch and contribute ideas and concepts; Collaborate with team members to ensure the production of high-quality work; Assist in any other relevant tasks related to video productions and/or distribution channels; Other duties as required. About You: Is ambitious, confident, competitive, and coachable; Has the ability and desire to influence others; Proven experience as a content creator, video editor and writer; Familiarity with video editing suites like Premiere Pro, Photoshop, After Effects and Illustrator a big plus; Experience writing for broadcast or video content and/or editorial an asset… Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

BlogPaws-Logo-300-transABlogPaws: We are thrilled to announce that the BlogPaws blog is now accepting pitches for paid contributions!

We have created a set of guidelines on how to pitch and how to write for us once your pitch has been accepted. (Clicking that link will open a PDF in a new tab.) Please download and review, then read on for more information.

Write for Us: BlogPaws Contributor Guidelines

We receive numerous pitches daily already. Unfortunately, many are irrelevant to our blog and audience, or they’re built around a promotional or sales slant. We want to provide bloggers the opportunity to guest post for us, to earn an income by sharing their expertise, and to develop a professional reputation within this community. So, we decided to formalize our submission process and guidelines to achieve those aims.

Interesting in pitching us? Review the guidelines carefully, and consider these additional tips:

Familiarize yourself with BlogPaws and the type of content that appears on the blog. A successful pitch is one that fits naturally with the content, voice, and style of the existing blog–but adds your fresh spin or unique viewpoint.

Send a brief, compelling pitch rather than a complete post. Unsure about the pitch? Stay tuned for a pitching best practices post next month.

Please do not use the email address for any correspondence other than pitches. Any unrelated or irrelevant emails will be deleted.

All content must be unique. We will accept simultaneous submissions but only if noted in the pitch.

Payment is $75 per accepted post.

Finally, remember that we accept editorial content only, not sales, marketing, or PR.

Because of the volume of pitches we receive, anything that doesn’t follow the contributor guidelines or the additional tips above will be deleted.

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