It’s a snowy morning here in my neck of the woods. Anyone else over winter already?
Pour yourself a cuppa’ something hot and cozy up with today’s list of paid writing opportunities before heading off to work. We’ve got online writing jobs and calls for submissions for writers anywhere and some in-house writing and editing jobs for my fellow Canadians.
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Stay warm and safe, writer friends!
Remote Writing Jobs (Work-from-Home / Online Writing Jobs)
FREELANCE ACADEMIC WRITERS – eNotes Educator program is looking for experienced writers to create 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
HR CONTENT WRITERS – RevenueZen is hiring freelance content writers to write about workplace culture, human resources, and related topics. You should have a background in HR, Career Development, or Recruiting to be considered for one of these remote freelance writing jobs and able to write at least one article per week. Read more/apply
BUSINESS / MARKETING CONTENT WRITER – SproutWorth is hiring an experienced content writer to write articles in the business and online marketing space. You should be deadline driven, have strong research skills, and have a strong knowledge of social media, SEO, content and digital marketing to be considered for this remote content writing job. Read more/apply
COMMERCE WRITERS – Bustle Digital Group is looking for experienced commerce writers with 2+ experience writing commerce or affiliate content. You must also have SEO experience. Sales copy experience is a plus. These are part-time remote writing jobs. You must be available during business hours, 2-4 days per week, Monday to Friday. Read more/apply
BEAUTY COMMERCE WRITER – Bustle is hiring writer to write affiliate content on all things beauty. This is a part-time, remote writing job for an experienced beauty writer with at least a year of experience in reporting, writing, and ideally, SEO. Read more/apply
FITNESS WRITERS – POPSUGAR Voices is hiring fitness writers to cover healthy living topics, such as weight loss, fitness, and other health topics. You must have a flexible schedule and be able to turn in witty, clean copy on a tight deadline. These are part-time remote writing jobs. Read more/apply
Canadian Writing Jobs (On-Site Writing Jobs in Canada)
CREATIVE WRITER (RADIO) – The Jim Pattison Broadcast Group is looking for a creative writer to join the creative team at 101.5 Kool FM and Wild 953 Radio in Calgary, Alberta. The role entails working closing with the sales team and clients to develop advertising campaigns. This is a full-time, in-house Canadian writing job. Read more/apply
WRITER AND EDITOR (MARKETING) – GuaranteedRemovals.com is hiring a full-time writer / editor to work in their office in Burlington, Ontario. You must have at least 2 years of writing experience to be considered for this Canadian writing job, along with the ability to research, develop, write, and edit all written company content. Read more/apply
TECHNICAL WRITER – BFG Enterprise Services is hiring a full-time writer to work in-house at their office in Markham, Ontario. The writer will interview and collaborate with subject matter experts to write technical documentation supporting products and equipment. You must have a minimum 3 to 5 years of experience as a Technical Writer in a technical environment, or equivalent experience and a college degree with a major in Computer Science, Engineering or related program. Read more/apply
TECHNICAL WRITER – Shopify is hiring a full-time technical writer to work in their Ottawa, Ontario office. You should have experience in Word Processors, XML, and other text editors, and Adobe products. Self-starters with an entrepreneurial mindset and great written and oral communication skills are preferred for this full-time Canadian writing job. Read more/apply
SENIOR WRITER / EDITOR – Canada Post is hiring a full-time writer to fill a one-year contract that could become permanent. This is a full-time writing job in Ottawa, Ontario. To be considered, you must have a post-secondary diploma in a relevant discipline, such as Journalism or Communications, and a minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience. Experience in social media, speech and report writing, and a portfolio are also required. Read more/apply
Calls for Submissions
THE DARK – This is a monthly online magazine that published horror and dark fantasy. They’re looking for fiction submissions of 2,000 to 6,000 words that deviate from the ordinary, though they’re not interested in graphic, violent horror.
Payment is 3 cents per word for original fiction up to 6,000 words paid on publication for first world rights and 1 cent per word for nonexclusive reprint rights.
You can read the full submission guidelines at: http://thedarkmagazine.com/submission-guidelines/
FIRESIDE MAGAZINE – Fireside will be open to submissions again from April 23 to 27, 2018.
They accept short fiction up to 4,000 words and flash fiction up to 1,000 words. They want stories that have never been published in the English language – translations are okay. They’re open to any genre with a strong beginning/middle/end plot arc and from writers anywhere in the world. Payment is 12.5 cents per word.
You can read the full submission guidelines at: https://firesidefiction.com/about/#submissions-guidelines
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