You look like you could use a coffee. It is Monday after all. Pour yourself a big ol’ mug full and then sit back and enjoy today’s list of paid writing opportunities. Who knows, you just might find the writing gig of your dreams that’ll make Mondays seem like Monday-y. 😉
Today’s list features several remote / work-from-home freelance writing jobs open to writers anywhere in the world, a couple of calls for submissions that are also open to all, and of course, some Canadian writing jobs for writers based in this beautiful country o’ mine.
Remote Writing Jobs (Work-from-Home / Online Writing Jobs)
SOCIAL COPYWRITER – MonetizeMore is hiring a writer capable of writing great long form and snappy taglines. This is a fully remote freelance writing job for a writer with previous experience writing for marketing, advertising, or communications projects. You should have experience across various forms of writing, from blogs and social media to scripts and press releases. Read more/apply
FREELANCE WRITER – DBPC Group of Companies is hiring a freelance writer to contribute to their magazine geared at inspiring business professionals. This is a remote work from home writing job that may require the occasional visit to their North York office. You must have experience as a digital writer, journalist, or editor, and knowledge of economic or financial markets terminology. SEO and online marketing experience are also required. Read more/apply
DIRECT RESPONSE COPYWRITER – Legacy Living International is hiring an experienced, dynamic, soulful copywriter to writer content for sales pages, website, and email campaigns for a team of soul-driven entrepreneurs. Pay is $15 USD per hour. Read more/apply
WRITERS FOR LITERARUY STUDY GUIDES – SuperSummary.com is hiring experienced writers with a background in literary analysis to write study guides of approx. 10,000 to 12,000 words. You must have at least BA/BS in a related field, though Masters or PhD is strongly preferred. You must also have extensive experience with academic writing/editing and literary analysis to be considered. These are remote writing jobs from home. Read more/apply
ASTROLOGY, TAROT, NUMEROLOGY WRITERS – A modern spirituality blog is in need of writers to write 600-1,000 word posts on topics including astrology, tarot cards and readings, birth charts, and numerology. To be considered for one of these freelance blogging jobs, you must be knowledgeable about the niche and SEO. Read more/apply
CONTENT WRITERS – CryptoCanada is hiring freelance content writers with an interest in cryptocurrency to identify, pitch, and write breaking news stories. These are remote content writing jobs for writers with experience in content writing, and ideally SEO and WordPress experience. Read more/apply
FREELANCE WRITER – Kimjoy is hiring a freelance writer to write product copy, blog and social media posts, geared at North American shoppers. You must have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in writing and a design or furniture-related field to be considered for this freelance writing job, as well as previously published work. Pay is $20 to $30 per hour. Chinese would be an asset but is not required. 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
Canadian Writing Jobs (Writers IN Canada ONLY)
ECOMMERCE WRITER – Sporting Life is hiring an ecommerce writer to write product descriptions. This is a full-time Canadian writing job located in Toronto, Ontario. You must be an experienced writer with a strong work ethic and high energy level, strong research skills, and working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suites, Internet Explorer, AS400, and In-House Access Database. Read more/apply
DIGITAL CONTENT WRITER – GTA Homes is hiring a digital content writer to work in their office in Vaughan, Ontario, 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
FREELANCE WRITER – CNC Industries Ltd. In Edmonton, Alberta, is hiring a freelance writer to write articles and advertising materials. This is a Canadian writing job for an experienced writer with a Masters in English or a related field. The pay is $35 to $50 per hour. Read more/apply
SENIOR COMMUNICATIONS WRITER – Our Kids Media is hiring a full-time communications writer. This is an on-site writing job located in Mississauga, Ontario. You must have a university degree, 7+ years of marketing or communications experience, and the ability to sell and explain complex ideas persuasively. Read more/apply
BILINGUAL MARKETING COPYWRITER – SkipTheDishes is hiring a bilingual copywriter to write marketing materials in French and English. This is a full-time on-site writing job located in Winnipeg, Manitoba. You must be able to ensure a consistent voice and tone across all platforms of communications, have a strong attention to detail in proofreading, and be fluent in English and French. Experience proofing layouts and copy is also required for this fast-paced Canadian writing job. Read more/apply
Calls for Submissions
BRIARPATCH MAGAZINE – This quarterly magazine publishes writing on a wide range of topics, including current events, electoral politics, economic justice, grassroots activism, food security, gender equity, international solidarity, and other issues if political importance. They welcome queries from unpublished and seasoned writers, front-line activists and anyone else with a story to tell. They pay $75 for profiles, short essays, reviews, parting shots (generally <1000 words), $150 for feature stories, photo essays, and $225 for research-based articles and investigative reportage (generally 1500-3000 words).
You can read their full writer’s guidelines at: https://briarpatchmagazine.com/submissions
THE OLD SCHOOLHOUSE – TOS is a quarterly trade magazine for homeschoolers. They are open to queries with well-structured article proposals and examples of your previously published work. Articles must be previously unpublished and not sell any product. Maximum word count is 800. Payment is $50 per accepted article. They have a list of special features and themes for upcoming issues.
You can read the full submission guidelines at: http://www.theoldschoolhouse.com/writers-guidelines/