More snow and more cold, but there are also more writing opportunities to brighten the day with!
Today’s list has got online writing jobs for writers who prefer to work from home, as well as some great on-site writing jobs for my fellow Canadians. I’ve also included a couple of calls for literary submissions.
Pour yourself a nice, hot coffee and have a browse.
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Remote Writing Jobs (Work from Home Writing Jobs)
LEGAL BLOG AND CONTENT WRITER – Writefully Inspired is looking for a writer with experience working in the legal field or who is in law school for weekly writing jobs. To be considered for this remote writing job, you must be able to interpret case law and statues and create 400+ word blogs/content following a specified format. SEO writing experience is also required. Read more/apply
EXPERIENCED NOVELISTS – A boutique book company is looking for experienced novelists for remote ghostwriting jobs, writing women’s fiction, YA, domestic suspense. You must be able to take an idea, story outline, and characters and create stories of 70K to 90K words that will resonate with other women. You must provide samples of previously published work to be considered for this fiction writing job. Read more/apply
COPYWRITER/EMAIL CAMPAIGN WRITER – This writing job is for a remote writer to create content for a soon-to-be launched brand. You must have 2 to 5 years of writing experience and a related degree or strong portfolio to be considered. Being a whiz at social media and experience with AWeber, Campaign Monitor, and LeadPages would also come in handy for this online writing job. You will be writing landing page copy, blogs, social media posts, emails, and more. Must be available to work 5 to 20 hours a week and offer full availability via Skype and email. Read more/apply
STAFF WRITER (Remote OK) – Apartment Therapy Media is looking for a full-time writer to join the Kitchn Editorial team. The writer will write 2 to 6 articles per day covering home, food, and culture, stay on top of the latest trends, and conduct interviews with experts and personalities. To be considered for this remote writing job, you must also have 2 to 3 years of relevant experience writing for a digital company and solid interviewing skills. Read more/apply
PRESS RELEASE WRITER – PressCable is looking for a press release writer to create newsworthy stories that will be picked up by mainstream media and social media enthusiasts. This is a remote writing job that’s perfect for writers who are able to find interesting angles and experience creating share-worthy content and press releases. Read more/apply
FREELANCE WRITERS – Babylist is looking for freelance writers to work from home. You should have solid knowledge about pregnancy and parenting, and baby gear for this remote writing job. Responsibilities include writing short product guides to long-form, informative articles. You should be able to meet deadlines, adapt writing to brand voices, and have experience writing for baby or parenting publications. Read more/apply
SOCIAL MEDIA WRITER – Valnet is looking for a social media writer to work from home to create Facebook posts for their 10 brands. This is a remote freelance writing job for a writer who has strong attention to detail and social media skills. Read more/apply
Canadian Writing Jobs (On-Site Writing Jobs in Canada)
TECHNICAL WRITER – Canadian Blood Services is looking for two technical writers anywhere in Canada. You must have post-secondary education in a relevant discipline from a recognized academic institution and 3 to 6 years of related experience, ideally in biologics manufacturing. These are full-time Canadian writing jobs. Read more/apply
FREELANCE COPYWRITER – Art & Science Digital Experience Design in Toronto is looking for a freelance writer to create website copy for a streetwear fashion retailer geared at brand and design-savvy males aged 13 to 30. Think hip-hop, street culture, and luxury brands. Pay is $20 to $50 per hour. At least one year of experience in copywriting and product descriptions related to fashion is required for this Canadian freelance copywriting job. Read more/apply
DIGITAL CONTENT WRITER – Content Thread, a web content management consulting firm in Toronto, is looking for a digital content writer. You must be able to research, investigate, co-ordinate, and writer stories and have a solid understanding of SEO. Read more/apply
Calls for Submissions
The New Quarterly (TNQ) – TNQ, a Canadian literary journal, is looking is open to submissions for flash fiction, short stories, nonfiction, and poetry. Payment is $250 for a short story or nonfiction entry and $40 for poem or postscript story in exchange for first Canadian publishing rights; you keep copyright. Submissions to TNQ must be made by mail as they do not currently accept submissions by email.
To read the full submission guidelines, go to: https://tnq.ca/submissions/
Triangulation Anthology – Parsec Ink is accepting submissions for their 14th themed speculative fiction annual. This year’s theme is “music” and they are looking for fantasy, SciFi, weird fiction, or speculative horror submission where music, a musical instrument, or musical culture makes a meaningful appearance. Stories should be a maximum of 5,000 words. Payment is 2 cents per words, plus one e-book and one print copy of the anthology. Additional copies can be purchased at wholesale price.
You can read the full submission guidelines at: http://parsecink.com/submission-guidelines/
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