Apologies for not posting a list these past couple of days, but I’ve been a busy gal with deadlines to meet. Such is the life as a freelance writer and I’m not complaining one bit!
Today’s list of paid writing opportunities has freelance, work from home writing jobs open to writers anywhere in the world. It also includes some great opportunities for my fellow Canadians who are looking for on-site writing positions. There’s also an opportunity for those looking for a place to submit their short fiction or narrative nonfiction.
Remote Writing Jobs (Work-from-Home / Online Writing Jobs)
HAIR EXPERTS / WRITERS FOR HAIRSTYLE MAGAZINE – The Right Hairstyles Magazine is hiring hair experts to write about hair-related topics. These are flexible, work-from-home writing jobs for people who have experience working in a salon or related field. They’re also always looking for hair bloggers and guest posts. Read more/apply
FREELANCE SCRIPT WRITER – Filmless is looking for flexible, creative freelance copywriters to write, edit and review vide scripts. This is a remote writing job for an experienced writer who is able to manage multiple projects and work well under pressure. You must own a Mac or a Windows-based PC or laptop. 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
CANADIAN FREELANCE WRITERS – The Motley Fool Canada is hiring freelance writers to “share your sharp analysis and compelling writing with thousands of individual investors.” Payment runs between $50-$100 per article. Writers who develop a track record of well-written, high performance articles have the opportunity to write more and earn additional incentives. These are Canadian freelance writing jobs. Read more/apply
FREELANCE WRITERS – INSIDER is hiring freelance writers to cover everything from health and fitness to travel. They’re looking for reliable freelance writers who understand what their readers want and are willing to write about the subjects sent their way. Read more/apply
RESUME WRITERS – Lambert Linguistics, LLC is hiring resume writers to work from home. To be considered for one of these remote writing jobs, you must be a native English speaker with strong writing skills and preferably a degree. The pay is approximately $30 per hour. These are 100% remote writing jobs. Read more/apply
FREELANCE HEALTH & WELLNESS WRITER – A new supplement company is looking for health and wellness writers to write compelling, evidence-based articles on health and wellness. You must be able to write accurate, well-researched content using SEO best practices on a tight deadline to be considered for one of these remote freelance writing jobs. Read more/apply
Canadian Writing Jobs (On-Site Writing Jobs in Canada)
FREELANCE WRITER – KamloopsCoupons.ca is hiring a freelance editorial / blog / deal writer. To be considered for this Canadian freelance writing job you must be able to attend regular meeting in Kamloops, BC. The job entails writing blog posts, helping manage an editorial and calendar and content pipeline, and conduct research. Read more/apply
SENIOR WRITER, DIGITAL FEATURES EDITOR – CBC News is hiring a senior writer for a full-time position in Toronto, Ontario. You must be an accomplished journalist, strong writer, and excellent copy editor to be considered for this Canadian writing job. Key tasks include editing daily news copy, features, social media copy, video titles and descriptions, etc.. This is an evening shift that begins at 2:00 p.m. EST. Read more/apply
WRITER – Everything Wine in Vancouver, BC is hiring a writer with 5-7 years of experience writing and developing content for consumer packaged goods or retail. You must also have superb written and verbal communication skills and 3 years of experience using advanced email software programs with ecommerce integrations to be considered for this writing job. Knowledge or interest in the wine industry is preferred. Read more/apply
NEW MEDIA COPYWRITER / SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST – Bailey Creative is looking for an in-house copywriter to create engaging content for websites and social media. You must have experience writing for a web-based audience and a working knowledge of SEO. This is a full-time writing job located in Guelph, Ontario. Read more/apply
Calls for Submissions
The Masters Review Anthology Prize – The Masters Review is an online and print publication. They are currently open to submissions for their anthology which features ten stories or essays by emerging authors. They’re looking for fiction and narrative nonfiction with a maximum of 8,000 words. International submissions are welcomed. Only previously unpublished work will be considered. There is a $20 reading fee per story. Prize is $5,000.
You can read the full submission guidelines at: https://mastersreview.com/anthology/
Their New Voices category is open year round to new and emerging authors who have not published a work of fiction or narrative nonfiction of novel length, though authors with published shorty story collections are free to submit. Payment is 10 cents per word up to $200. There is no reading / submission fee for this category.
You can read the full New Voices submission guidelines at: https://themastersreview.submittable.com/submit/26106/new-voices-free
Thanks for visiting Writing Jobs Canada – Not just for Canadians! 😉