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Writing Jobs, February 6, 2018

More snow and more cold, but there are also more writing opportunities to brighten theCosy-Stock-Photo-Laptop-Bed-The-Stock-Boutique writingjobscanada.ca 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/

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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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Writing Jobs, February 5, 2018

It’s a Monday and it’s freezing here, but the sun is shining and I’ve got a great list of cup-coffe-laptop writingjobscanada.cawriting opportunities with a little something for everyone. There are lots of great work-from-home writing jobs, a few full-time writing jobs with a couple of Canadian media giants, and two calls for submissions for children and YA writers.

If you’d like have my daily list of writing opportunities delivered right to your inbox, you can do so by following via email using the link to your right.

If you’re looking to hire a writer or for stories for your publication, you can submit a free job ad here or contact me with details.

Happy Monday!

Remote Writing Jobs (Work from Anywhere Writing Jobs)

FREELANCE JOURNALIST – Sliced by FED is looking for an experienced freelance writer to research and write on health and food security. You should be someone who can turn dry information into fascinating content. Having a background in science, humanities, or nursing is an advantage. To apply for this remote writing job you will need to include relevant samples with your cover letter and resume. Read more/apply

CONTENT CREATORS – Factinate, a general knowledge website, is looking for talented content creators who love looking for cool facts online. This content writing job requires strong research skills, technical writing, and basic image editing. Read more/apply

WEB CONTENT WRITERS – This is a remote writing job for a writer with experience covering health, wellness, and personal development. You should be able to take complex content down to simple terms and create actionable and practical content on things like weight loss, reducing stress, and all things related to living a healthy lifestyle. To be considered for one of these content writing jobs, you should have 2+ years of experience, experience with WordPress, HTML, Google docs, and MS Office, as well as SEO knowledge. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITERS – LitCharts, the creator of the world’s best study guides, is hiring freelance writers. These are work from home writing jobs that will require a minimum of 10 hours a week. You will need to provide writing samples, which should be academic papers showing your ability to analyze literature with clarity and insight. Read more/apply

ACADEMIC WRITERS – Assignment Club is hiring writers for work from home writing jobs. You must have a Bachelor’s degree or be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or post-graduate program. To be considered you must also have native or bilingual English proficiency and be able to meet strict deadlines. Read more/apply

MARKETING COPYWRITER – The Health Coach Institute is looking for an experienced marketing writer for a remote writing job. You should be a detail-oriented self-starter who can create exciting and engaging marketing materials. You should also have experience with Google Docs, Adobe Acrobat, spreadsheets and project management tools and a minimum of 3 years of professional writing experience creating marketing copy. Health and wellness experience is also preferred. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITERS – Vivial Media LLC is hiring remote freelance writers. This work from home writing job is ideal for experienced writers who are fluent in spoken and written English with experience writing snappy blog posts and product copy. You will work from home to create 300 word blog posts for clients across various industries. This is a high-volume position and requires an ability to meet tight deadlines. Read more/apply

HOME DÉCOR FREELANCE WRITERS – The Spruce is looking for freelance writers to contribute home décor content. These remote writing jobs are ideal for writers that are comfortable creating tutorials, listicles, and slideshows on everything from decorating on a budget to Feng Shui. You should have experience in lifestyle and home décor content. Read more/apply

FREELANCE FOOD WRITERS – The Spruce is looking to hire multiple writers with experience in food and beverage content. These are remote / work from home writing jobs creating recipes roundups, how-to articles, and listicles. You should have a solid understanding of SEO and headline writing. Food photography skills are a plus. Read more/apply

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

TECHNICAL WRITER for Telus Health – This is a full-time writing job in Toronto for a writer with experience in pharmacy and writing documentation for software applications. Strong communications and business writing skills, knowledge of MS Office tools, and the ability to communicate complex ideas into simple terms are also required for this full-time writing job. Read more/apply

CONTENT WRITER – Telus Digital is hiring an experienced content writer to work for their Mobility Outcome team to create fresh, engaging copy for their customers. You need to have experience in digital sales, marketing and merchandising and SEO capabilities and an understanding of best practices. This is a full-time writing job in Toronto on a one-year contract. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITER – The Athletics Tribune, a media outlet for professionals and local sports, whose purpose is to raise awareness about what’s going on in Southern Ontario to bring in traffic and share information about organizations in the industry. They are looking for a freelance content writer in Hamilton. Pay is per article. Read more/apply

DIGITAL STAFF WRITER – Sportsnet is looking for an experienced writer to create content for Canadian sports fans across their various digital platforms. You should have a minimum of 5 years of editorial experience and knowledge of sports and strong understanding of social media platforms and digital trends. You should also have a flexible schedule and be able to work occasional nights/weekends and holidays. This is a full-time writing positon in Toronto. Read more/apply

RESEARCH WRITER – Bruyère Research Institute in Ottawa is looking for a full-time experienced research writer to work with the researcher and her team to wrote and submit approximately 20 publications in a year. You must have a master’s degree and 3-5 years of experience as a writer. Experience in primary healthcare is preferred. Bilingual in French and English is an asset. This full-time writing job pays $25.32 to $28.87 per hour. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

Fun for Kidz – This children’s magazine is for boys and girls from 6 to 13 with a target age around 10. They publish 6 issues a year and each is based on a theme. This year’s include Families, Bugs, Water, Other Cultures, and Night Creatures. Ideal length is 300-325 words for nonfiction and 600-650 words for fiction.

To read the full submission guidelines, go to: http://funforkidzmagazines.com/ffk_guidelines

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Cicada Magazine – Cicada is a literary magazine for ages 14 and up. They are accepting fiction (SF/fantasy, realism, historical fiction), from flash fiction to novellas up to 9,000 words, and nonfiction (narrative and essays), up to 5,000 words. They are also looking for poetry of any length and comics. Pay for stories and articles is up to 25¢ per word, and poems up to $3.00 per line with a $25 minimum.

To read the full submission guidelines, go to:

http://cricketmedia.com/cicada-submission-guidelines

 

 

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And the winner is…

Congrats to the winner of the floral planner! K.J. Kingsley – I’ve messaged you on winnweFacebook!

For those interested, I’ve also posted some very poor-quality, one-handed pics of the drawing of the name from my ceramic acorn. lol

Thank you to all who entered! I’ll have  another giveaway soon!

Monday’s writing jobs list will be up in time for you to enjoy with your morning coffee 🙂

 

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Writing Jobs, February 2, 2018

Happy Friday! Hope you like the new design! I’m still humming and hawing about it, socoffee phone cozy writingjobscanada.ca there may be some changes to the colour palette, but aside from that I’m pleased.

Instead of copying and pasting excerpts of writing job postings, I am writing a brief summary of each myself so you get the info you need with less reading. This is a little more time-consuming, especially as a one-woman show, but it’s still free to find and post jobs here—though I won’t turn down a free cup of coffee or gifts. *wink*

As before, you can click the link at the beginning and end of each post to go to the original job posting for full details or to apply. The stuff that was in the footer is now to your right in the sidebar. That’s about it as far as the changes go.

Today’s list is a big one with lots of remote and freelance writing jobs. There are also 3 calls for submissions, and of course, writing jobs for my fellow Canadians.

I’ll be drawing the winner of the giveaway tomorrow, so be sure to pop in!

Remote Writing Jobs (Work from Anywhere Writing Jobs)

FREELANCE WEDDING WRITERS – BrideClick is looking for remote freelance writers to write about wedding topics. Writers must have professional writing experience, social media and WordPress experience, and ideally be familiar with photo editing tools. Read more/apply

FREELANCE ACADEMIC WRITERS – eNotes Educator program is looking for experienced writers to creat high-quality Q&A content for their Homework Help section. To be considered for this remote writing job you should be familiar with a wide array of literary works and have experience creating professional prose in an academic setting. Read more/apply

SNEAKER CONTENT WRITER – SNKRUP is sneaker store that is looking for a content writer that is passionate about sneakers and pop culture to create content to enhance their shopping experience. This is a part-time, remote writing job. To be considered you must have samples of previous work. Read more/apply

FREELANCE TECH WRITERS – Unito.io is a Montreal tech company looking for freelance writers to create blog content. These are remote writing jobs open to writers with experience using Trello, Asana, JIRA, GitHub, or similar tools or experience writing about leadership and/or project management, productivity, and team collaboration. To be considered, you must have superior writing skills and bachelor’s degree. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITERS – SlashDigit.com is looking for freelance writers to work from home writing technology blog posts. This position is perfect for writers with experience in technical writing that are able to help readers learn and use tech, such as apps and gadgets. Read more/apply

PARENTING (MOMS) WRITER – Popsugar is looking for remote writers to create parenting content for their Moms vertical. Writers can work from home. Must have a flexible schedule and be able to meet tight deadlines and create clean, clickable content on trending topics and parenting experiences, from adoption/fostering to food and décor. Read more/apply

FREELANCE NEWS WRITERS – Valnet Inc. is looking for freelance writers to create buzz-worth articles for their various brands. This is a remote writing job for writers who are social media savvy and able to create ready-to-publish content on a variety of topics. Read more/apply

FREELANCE COMMERCE EDITOR – Bauer Xcel Media is looking to hire a freelance editor with 3+ years of editorial experience and extensive SEO training. This is a remote, work from home job creating commerce and product review content for their women lifestyle brands, such as womansworld.com, intouchweekly.com, and others. You must be available to work from home 2-3 days each week. Read more/apply

FREELANCE HOME RENOVATIONS WRITER – The Spruce is looking for freelance writers to create home renovations content on topics such as plumbing and electrical, and DIY. Writers must have a solid understanding of SEO and headline writing. This is a freelance writing job for several articles with the potential for a long-term contract. Read more/apply

FREELANCE PETS WRITERS – The Spruce is looking for freelance writers to work from home writing about dogs, cats, small pets, and vet medicine. They’re looking to hire writers who are comfortable writing list-style articles that also know how to choose the right photos, layout an article, and create great headlines. Experience writing about the topics listed or working in animal care is preferred. Read more/apply

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

FREELANCE EDITOIAL / BLOG WRITER – ShareDesk is looking for freelance writers with 2+ years of experience. This is a work from home writing job for someone who is able to attend weekly meetings at their Vancouver office. Knowledge of SEO and co-working is also preferred. Read more/apply

NEWS WRITER – Bell Media is looking for a radio news writer / board operator to write and coordinate news stories, set up interviews, and more. This news writing job is based in Ottawa and requires 16 to 28 hours per week. Applicants should have a demonstrated ability to write and edit news copy, meet tight deadlines, and at least 1 year on-air broadcast news experience. Read more/apply

DIGITAL CONTENT WRITER – GTA Homes in Vaughn, Onatrio, is looking for an experienced, full-time digital content writer to join their marketing team. To be considered for this content writing job, you must have a university or college diploma in a writing or media-related field and 2-5 years of related experience. An understanding of SEO and ability to write everything from blog and social media posts to promotional material is required. Read more/apply

SENIOR WRITER – CBC News is hiring a senior writer to join their digital team. You must be an accomplished journalist, strong copy editor, and excellent writer. This is a full-time, overnight position that begins at 9:15 p.m. EST and runs Sunday to Thursday in Toronto. A university degree or equivalent and 5 years of relevant experience are required. Read more/apply

DIGITAL WRITER – The Ontario Pension Board is looking for an experienced digital content writer to work in Toronto for a 1 year contract. To be considered for this writing job you must have a degree or diploma in a communications-related discipline and experience creating digital content. Read more/apply

WEBSITE CONTENT WRITER – The Edmonton Police Service is looking to hire a web content writer for their Corporate Communications team. This writing job requires a diploma in web applications, web writing, or a related discipline, as well as a minimum of 2 years of experience in web content coordination. Desktop publishing and social media experience is also required. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

Typewriter Emergencies – This online-only literary journal is looking for stories, poetry, articles, book reviews, and any other form of material featuring furry characters. Payment is $0.01 per word. All rights revert back to the author. Deadline for first issue is March 17, 2018.

You can read the full submission guidelines at: https://www.typewriteremergencies.com/submission-guidelines

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World Weaver Press – Submissions are open for the Baby Yaga Anthology. Stories should be geared to those 15 and up and be told from Baby Yaga’s point of view. Payment is $50 per story. Each story must be 7,500 to 20,000 words. Deadline to submit is March 1, 2018.

You can read the full submission guidelines at: https://www.worldweaverpress.com/submit-anthologies.html

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The Sexy Librarian’s Dirty 30, Vol. 3 – Editor Rose Caraway is looking for erotica that features stories from various sub-genres, such as horror, fairy tale, and historical. All kinks and fetishes are welcome and encouraged. No pedophilia or scat, of course. Payment is $50 and 1 copy of the book. Deadline is April 15, 2018.

You can read the full submission guidelines at: http://www.stupidfishproductions.com/call-for-submissions/

 

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Making Some Changes…

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Please excuse me while I make some improvements to the site. I’ll be back tomorrow with a big list of freelance writing jobs and calls for submissions to help you end your week off right. 🙂

-Adrienne